The Pledge of Allegiance - US History

On October 12, 1892, thequadricentennial of Columbus' arrival, more than 12 million childrenrecited the Pledge of Allegiance, thus beginning a required school-dayritual.

Criticism of the Pledge of Allegiance - Wikipedia

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The Pledge of Allegiance | The American Legion

The Pledge of Allegiance was written in August 1892 by the socialist minister Francis Bellamy (1855-1931). It was originally published in on September 8, 1892. Bellamy had hoped that the pledge would be used by citizens in any country.

The U.S. Pledge of Allegiance and its under God phrase

On October 12, 1892, thequadricentennial of Columbus' arrival, more than 12 million childrenrecited the Pledge of Allegiance, thus beginning a required school-dayritual.

In fact,today only half ofour fifty states have laws that encourage the recitation of the Pledge of Allegiancein the classroom!
In fact,today only half ofour fifty states have laws that encourage the recitation of the Pledge of Allegiancein the classroom!

Pledge of Allegiance for the American Flag (United …

The Pledge of Allegiance of the United States has been criticized on several grounds

Pledge of Allegiance and its "under God" phrase

The original Pledge of Allegiance "I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands- one nation indivisible-with liberty and justice for all."

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