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The Pledge of Allegiance: An American Tradition?

India Mawn and Mia Jevack

May 11, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Written in 1892 by socialist preacher Francis Bellamy, the Pledge of Allegiance was not originally intended to be used by only the US, but for any nation that wanted to. It began as "I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all,” when Bellamy...