The First Amendment guarantees several types of freedom of expression and rights to citizens of the United States, including:
This page from EDSITEment features resources relating to the First Amendment of the United States Constitution and presents information about the history and application of the amendment.
George Caleb Bingham's painting, "The County Election," highlights the growth of democracy in America as pioneers moved into the interior of the continent.
Constitution Day commemorates the signing of our supreme law in 1787. EDSITEment's resources cover the Constitutional Convention, the text of the Constitution, the federalist debates, and much more.
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