. . .there was actually opposition to the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Edward Rutledge, one of South Carolina's representatives to the Continental Congress in Philadelphia, expresses his reluctance to declare independence from Britain in a letter to the like-minded John Jay of New York. [Click the History icon or the link above to continue reading.]
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Actor Matt Damon performs and discusses the Declaration of Independence. . .
Continued evidence that
America FOUGHT for her FREEDOM!