I don't really care one way or the other, to be honest, but how would people feel if money said "In Allah We Trust?" instead of "In God We Trust?".
I would also argue that we canonize what the founding fathers intended far more than we should. Their intention was based on beliefs held in and shaped by the world as they knew it then, representing an entirely different population.
That world is drastically different than today's, and the population represented and protected by the Constitution they drafted is drastically different than it was then in almost every measure of diversity. Only slightly more than 50% of this country is Protestant today, and the numbers are declining.
The Constitution is a living, breathing document that is somewhat open to interpretation. It has survived as long as it has largely, IMO, because it is very vague on so very many things. When it ceases to meet the needs and desires of the people, it will be amended or changed - much as it has been in the past.
Yes, because principles change with the shifting winds
It's vague on details, because it lays out the overarching principles that encompass many, many things. Be true to the principles, and you will figure out the details. Defy the principles, and you defy the document itself.
And yes, there is a process by which we can amend it, if we find it to be lacking in certain areas, but it's not easy, which is why we just ignore that little fact.
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