Yick Wo: Equal Justice Under Law
In this lesson, students will consider the actions of Yick Wo regarding the injustices of a discriminatory city ordinance in San Francisco. They will consider ways in which they can promote or fight for justice in their own lives.
Every individual is equal to every other person in regards to natural rights and treatment before the law.
Except where authorized by citizens through the Constitution, the government does not have the authority to limit freedom.