The First Amendment

The American People's Freedoms

The First Amendment of the US Constitution

The first amendment in the United States Constitution grants people some of there basic rights and freedoms. They include the following:

1. The Freedom of Speech

2. The Freedom of Religion

3. The Freedom of the Press

4. The Freedom of Assembly

5. The Freedom of Petitioning

We The People...

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances." - United States Constitution

The Freedoms of the First Amendment

"All tryanny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent." -Thomas Jefferson