Obama: God-Given Rights ‘Was a Radical Idea’
President Barack Obama affirmed this week that the Declaration of Independence recognizes that “individual human beings” have “God-given rights.”
Yet, he insisted this was a “radical idea” at the time of the founding.
Were he right — which he is not — history would see it as one radical idea Obama did not devoutly pursue.
On multiple occasions early in his presidency, Obama dropped any reference to the Creator when paraphrasing these famous words from the Declaration: “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” – READ MORE