Life in Athens
Updated: 4/8/2021
Life in Athens

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  • The Assembly (the group that makes Athens' laws) are gathering to create a law.
  • Let's see what the Council of 500 has for us today.
  • The Council of 500 is the group that comes up with the laws for the Assembly to vote on.
  • Here at Athens, we value lots of things like temples for our founding goddess, Athena, art, education, sports, the Olympics, Zeus, writers, Aeschylus, and time with other people!
  • Thank you, Athena.
  • This place is amazing!
  • Athens' economy is based off of trade and tourism.
  • In Athens, women aren't treated as citizens. They're not allowed to own property, vote, or be in the Assembly.
  • What would you like for dinner?