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Toward a more perfect union

From our earliest days as a nation, the American story has been one of striving. Born in pursuit of a more perfect union, we have repeatedly sought to animate the ideals of liberty and justice in our laws and mores. Our history lays bare our successes and failures in this endeavor. We’ve learned — often in painful ways — that it is up to each generation to pursue the advancement of these ideals in their time.