The Fundamental Principles Of Life, Liberty And The Pursuit Of Happiness

1676 Words Nov 10th, 2016 7 Pages
Kemisa Kassa ID#003638997
Kemisa Kassa ID#003638997
In the beginning stages of this nation, it was established with the basic principles of “Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness”. These principles are upheld by the constitution and overtime carried through tradition over time. Another tradition that was created was the hold on the main political parties, the Democratic, and the republican party, that has been a tradition and the third party hasn’t won an election in several decades. The division between the democrat and republican party encompasses the ideas of the American people. There were a lot the constitution did not account for both accomplished so much. Another reason America is flawed is because of the constant pursuit of perfection and the need to be better than every other nation out there. When people focus more on foreign affairs the problems that affecting people abroad, they lose sight of what 's going on here. For instance, the higher rates of poverty and racial disparities as well as class divisions. These are not things that make people pride themselves on being an American, no, it 's our freedoms that were granted to us by the constitution and upheld by the Supreme Court, and legalized by federal and state laws and enforced by several agencies. The real problems are not about the motives of people, but how the government hides all the real problems in society through media. Most of what’s said through all these social media outlets are false and just…

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