Please watch the 10 minute video above discussing in more detail the Declaration of Independence. The video breaks down the Declaration in detail. Part of the Declaration explains the phrase "life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness."
•Explain what the founding fathers meant with this statement.
•What does this phrase mean to you personally?
•Discuss the ways that you believe the United States government should play a role in your pursuing and achieving your happiness.
The Declaration of Independence Name: Institution: Course: Date: The Declaration of Independence As the video indicates, this is one part of the American history that most of the Americans do not know about or have distorted notion of. For most of them, freedom stops at being free to practice what they would want as citizens of the great nation. The video however, sheds light on quite a number of aspects with reference life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness (Understanding the Declaration of Independence - 9 Key Concepts Every