Dq | American history homework help


Using primary source 15.4, answer the following:

Analyze Douglass’s use of the term citizens. What is the significance of citizenship?

Analyze the role of patriotism in this document. Is this a patriotic speech?

Explain the significance of capital punishment in this document.


What are the three most important things of The Bill of Rights?  Which freedoms are protected by the Bill of Rights? Which ones do you use regularly or rarely?

Here are sources to help you answer these questions

 The Debate Over a Bill of Rights – Center for the Study of the American Constitution – UW–Madison (wisc.edu) 

 Educational Videos | Constitution Center