From the series Foundations of Democracy
Grade Range: 7th – 12th
Page Count: 64
Lexile Level: 1180L
The worlds first democracy, the United States, was founded in large part as a reaction against religious oppression. So its no surprise that the protection of rights to religious and cultural beliefs and practices are cornerstones of democratic societies. And yet, even in our heterogeneous world, protections for ethnic and religious minorities can seem fragile at best.
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