CFACT chapter leaders at St. Olaf and Carleton colleges handed out hundreds of US constitutions on campus to their fellow students. CFACT holds the view that students need to understand their government as a matter of civic responsibility and that having a smaller more constitutionally limited government is the key to having a great country. [...]
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Collegians for a Constructive Tomorrow passed out pocket Constitutions on the Carleton college campus in MN. The CFACT members passed out 100 copies of the U.S. Constitution to their classmates. CFACT members said that most students were happy and surprised that to receive the pocket constitutions. Some noted that it would be their first time actually [...]
Recently CFACT Syracuse handed out free constitutions to students on the sidewalks around the campus. “The whole box of 200 was empty in about half an hour, so they project was very successful.” stated the group Chair Ivory Heckler. Zach Weiss and James Ward agreed. CFACT chair Ivory Heckler offered a constitution to one man who took it but stated, “I’m a [...]
On Wednesday April 6, CFACT UC Riverside passed out 200 Constitutions to fellow Wildcats! “Most students were thankful to recieve the free Constitution although one declined the document” noted Chapter Chair Kelly Steele. “Basically the student was angry that the founders didn’t include and/or adhere to the thirteenth amendment from the beginning.” Kelly explained. [...]
On March 31st, 2011, CFACT at the University of Minnesota Duluth set up a table with a sign that said “Free Constitutions.” We had a box with 200 pocket constitutions at our side, and we were focused on handing out every single one. We arrived at 10:00 a.m. and we stayed until 1:30 p.m. Throughout [...]
On Friday, March 25, 2011 CFACT UMass distributed 200 constitutions to students at the university’s Student Union and Campus Center. Reactions to the free constitions were mixed. Some students were extremely interested in the document, others accepted the gift with veneration, and a few seemed totally apathetic. The Chairman of CFACT UMass, Dmitriy Shapiro engaged several students in conversation [...]