Young America's Foundation

Join Our Email List

  • New Guard Inner
  • Fox News Nation: Stop Calling the Founders Slaveholders

    7/26/2012 5:57:11 PM Posted by Ron Meyer


    foxnation22Levin: Stop Calling the Founders Slaveholders

    Exclusive to Fox News Nation 

    By Ron Meyer, Young America's Foundation Spokesman

    In a short Youtube clip released to promote the upcoming movie, The Conservatives, Mark Levin issues a bold defense of the Constitution and Founding Fathers from its attackers on the Left.

    College professors--including those currently in the Obama administration--like to call Constitution an "imperfect" document with "deep flaws." Students taking constitutional law classes at any mainstream universities have heard some form of that statement. I know I did.

    The Conservatives, starring Mark Levin, Michelle Malkin, Jonah Goldberg, Monica Crowley, Dr. Walter Williams, Steve Moore, and Peter Schweizer, offers a dynamic alternative message promoting the values of the Constitution to college students across the nation.

    In the short Youtube clip released today, Mark Levin says "the Left, the statists, the utopians-whatever you want to call them-reject the Constitution, they fight the Constitution, they dismiss the Constitution. And,  they dismiss the framers, the authors of the Constitution… as throwbacks, as slaveholders and so forth."  

    "What those men did in that time, is they created the most free society on the face of the earth."

    To watch Mark Levin and the other stars of The Conservatives, visit The movie is available to the general public and is free for students.

    Ron Meyer--age 22--is the spokesman for Young America's Foundation. He's a frequent guest on Fox News and the Sean Hannity Radio Show. Email him at



    • Readers' Comments

    • Anything Levin is in... I am all for! His logic and reasoning are consistantly flawless. Sounds like a must see!
      Posted by Ken Ross on 07/27/2012
    • These were all great men and the Constitution is the greatest piece of work since the Bible. Most of the founding fathers were slaveholders though. That was just the way it was back then. i don't begrudge them. What is Mark's problem with this fact?
      Posted by Richard on 07/27/2012
    • Right on the money !!
      Posted by Bob Crown on 07/27/2012
    • I agree with Ken Ross - If we don't toss the vast majority of the liberal left and liberal right out of office along with the imposter-in-chief this November, the suction sound you will hear will be all of the wealth of the United States going to a foreign country. There will not be $$$ left in this country to support the slaves to entitlements --- Greece and Spain are watching they will see what rioting in the streets really is.
      Posted by Dennis Scharp on 07/27/2012
    • Because the left uses that phrase to diminish their accomplishment for this country.
      Posted by Judi on 07/27/2012
    • I've read Liberty and Tyranny. I've heard Mr. Levin speak on this issue: if ever there was a time for a hard look at what's going on in D.C., and this country, IT IS NOW. To Quote Rep. Kelly from PA., this isn't about red or blue, this is about the Red, White, and Blue!! People, we must act NOW. This is, mark my words along with others, a pivitol point in U.S. History and our Constituition.
      Posted by Robert R. Burke Jr. on 07/27/2012
    • I like Mr. Levin, and what's in the video is all true. However, I feel suckered. The title is, "Stop Calling the Founders Slaveholders." I hoped to hear some substantiation for that command, but the video contained none. AOL does that all the time: sucker you into clicking on a link and then giving you a story that the link misrepresents, sensationalizes, or even describes in a way that makes you think it's a different story than what they linked to yesterday. Point is, please don't put up a headline that doesn't describe the video.
      Posted by Rich Wheeler on 07/28/2012
    • @Richard &Rich- I get what you are saying, but take an extra look. A publication title must sensationalize, but be germain to the content. And why worry about the founders being called slave holders? Mark has selected a perfect example of how the left misdirect. It is like subliminal messaging. The left calls our founders slaveholders. Of all the history that could define our founders, why choose this? Because, today's society abhors slavery. If you abhor the practice you abhor the practitioner, and dismiss any good that the practitioner has done. Therefore, the Constitution cannot be good. It was made by a bunch of rich slave holders furthering their own interests. This is the weapon if the left. How do we fight it? Just like Mark Levin. You get in their faces and shout the truth. Our founders had just cime through horrific loss and sacrifice of a war against superior forces. Our Declaration of Independence decared our founders commitment that all men are equal. Our Constitution was the road map to abolish slavery. Thomas Jefferson and George Mason were two of the several founders that believed slavery must be abolished. Both owned slaves. Let me ask. If you were a rich man in a time and culture that practiced abusive slavery, What would you do? I would buy slaves and create a haven.
      Posted by Stan Seybert on 07/28/2012
    • Keep up your liberal treading on this Nation and we will take you beyond your worst expectations. This is a promise of what our way of life means to those who share the founders beliefs and vision of our country. Many of us have no issue with shedding our blood or preferably the blood of tyrants and rd instigating thugs, entitled weak parasites sucking dry the very system they hate. We will eliminate your desesed minds concurrent with the elimination of you and your antics. So consider yourselves warned as hell is coming for you. Don't Tread On Me !
      Posted by Joe Geer on 07/29/2012
    • 3kxWZf A big thank you for your blog post.Thanks Again. Fantastic.
      Posted by 8865 on 09/07/2013
    • wUGOFA This is one awesome blog article.Really looking forward to read more. Cool.
      Posted by 9632 on 09/13/2013
    • MFF32K Thanks-a-mundo for the article post.Much thanks again. Really Great.
      Posted by 62410 on 09/24/2013
    • Q4ZJ3p Major thanks for the blog post.Really thank you! Much obliged.
      Posted by 76091 on 10/15/2013
    • zH4kmx Thanks-a-mundo for the article post.Really looking forward to read more. Want more.
      Posted by 8570 on 10/24/2013
    • tbdPv7 Wow, great article. Cool.
      Posted by 182845 on 11/01/2013
    • V3A22k Thanks for the post.Much thanks again. Want more.
      Posted by 651904 on 11/18/2013
    • YaIm99 Great, thanks for sharing this article post.Really thank you! Keep writing.
      Posted by 8369 on 12/14/2013
    • IMnALo I really liked your post.Really looking forward to read more. Fantastic.
      Posted by 227030 on 01/18/2014
    • an3xNm Really enjoyed this blog post.Thanks Again. Really Cool.
      Posted by 20243 on 02/04/2014
    • rQwrmY Thank you ever so for you blog article.Really looking forward to read more. Keep writing.
      Posted by 572315 on 02/28/2014
    • swSKCn Really informative blog post. Great.
      Posted by 457315 on 03/22/2014
    • hkms6v I am so grateful for your article. Much obliged.
      Posted by 90492 on 04/01/2014
    • Hs0uet Really informative article.Really looking forward to read more.
      Posted by 533132 on 05/11/2014
    • 2hIDcZ I am so grateful for your blog article.Thanks Again. Much obliged.
      Posted by 7233 on 06/04/2014
    • vj2vEa Thanks for the article.Thanks Again.
      Posted by 2854 on 06/19/2014
    • 5Tmx5L Very neat article post.Much thanks again. Want more.
      Posted by 884423 on 07/03/2014
    • HfGave Great, thanks for sharing this article. Cool.
      Posted by 5275 on 07/18/2014
    • zi8sCY Fantastic article.Thanks Again. Awesome.
      Posted by 286580 on 08/04/2014
    • 7zXWDg Im thankful for the post.Really looking forward to read more. Much obliged.
      Posted by 89028 on 08/05/2014
    • 5YKojL Say, you got a nice article.Really looking forward to read more. Really Great.
      Posted by 8800 on 08/06/2014
    • 5MaVjZ Awesome blog article.Really looking forward to read more.
      Posted by 5655 on 08/06/2014
    • WvBBcs My brother recommended I would possibly like this web site. He used to be totally right. This post truly made my day. You cann't imagine simply how much time I had spent for this info! Thanks!
      Posted by 502294 on 10/20/2014
    • OxiIgr A round of applause for your blog.Really thank you! Will read on...
      Posted by 374015 on 12/17/2014
    • 6lFaJA Hello.This post was really motivating, particularly because I was searching for thoughts on this topic last Saturday.
      Posted by 66703 on 01/15/2015
    • PYQaq8 Hi there, I found your website via Google while looking for a related topic, your web site came up, it looks good. I have bookmarked it in my google bookmarks.
      Posted by 806744 on 02/05/2015
    • CH5JHS Thank you for another wonderful post. Where else could anybody get that kind of information in such an ideal way of writing? I have a presentation next week, and I am on the look for such information.
      Posted by 51059 on 03/06/2015
    • xuGhr3 Wow! This blog looks just like my old one! It's on a completely different topic but it has pretty much the same page layout and design. Outstanding choice of colors!
      Posted by 2243 on 04/07/2015
    • ZzPMMN <a href="">ayktthiihhti</a>, [url=]mnthpywdmpvw[/url], [link=]uljiyeuqrdfn[/link],
      Posted by xmxlyd on 05/01/2015
    • Lp90BE This is really interesting, You are a very skilled blogger. I have joined your rss feed and look forward to seeking more of your magnificent post. Also, I've shared your website in my social networks!
      Posted by 726636 on 05/05/2015
    • vQFLO3 I'm still learning from you, as I'm improving myself. I definitely love reading everything that is posted on your site.Keep the stories coming. I loved it!
      Posted by 2607 on 05/29/2015
    • gzAja6 Im grateful for the post.Really thank you! Want more.
      Posted by 2603 on 06/10/2015
    • WpU8Pz Very informative blog article.Thanks Again. Will read on...
      Posted by 6406 on 07/01/2015
    • jWaSmL It as nearly impossible to find knowledgeable people in this particular topic, but you sound like you know what you are talking about! Thanks
      Posted by 3391 on 08/03/2015
    • lb6mxC
      Posted by 2763 on 08/07/2015
    • wGSGe7
      Posted by 327872 on 08/07/2015
    • 5DzO4l <a href="">dsdmeihaaiif</a>, [url=]avwoizjwahjt[/url], [link=]tfrvcfhagnca[/link],
      Posted by mklyzquf on 09/03/2015
    • wQArbk
      Posted by 436018 on 10/21/2015
    • FYoEDE <a href="">rptzlqvowlet</a>, [url=]njehuplcirxd[/url], [link=]dlnanasebuck[/link],
      Posted by cghhtynsyq on 12/26/2015
    • FYoEDE <a href="">rptzlqvowlet</a>, [url=]njehuplcirxd[/url], [link=]dlnanasebuck[/link],
      Posted by cghhtynsyq on 12/26/2015
    Leave a comment
Copyright 2015 Young America's Foundation | 11480 Commerce Park Dr., Suite 600, Reston, VA 20191-1556 | Ph. 1.800.USA.1776 | Fax 703.318.9122 | |