Just in time for the 4th of July (otherwise known as Independence Day) . . . Morgan Freeman and other Hollywood stars read the Declaration of Independence aloud. To tell the truth I couldn’t listen to the whole thing, but Freeman’s opening comments are inspiring as fireworks in their own way.
It’s worth remembering that this document was extraordinary and revolutionary for its time, declaring for one of the first times both that people have natural rights, and that a colony can break itself free. Click here for the video.