Dinetz, Caroline Influential People and Documents

Updated: 10/16/2020
Dinetz, Caroline Influential People and Documents

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  • Magna Carta
  • We'll stay loyal if you agree.
  • We want rights. Sign the Magna Carta to agree.
  • No. Absolutely not.
  • Hmmmmm....Fine.
  • Mayflower Compact
  • I don't want to be led by Kings anymore. We should govern ourselves.
  • Yes! This shall be known as the Mayflower Compact!
  • "Self-government" we should call it?
  • Yes, I agree.
  • The English Bill of Rights
  • I think we need more rights. The government has too much power.
  • I agree. We should list them, put them into a...a...
  • The government should protect the rights of their people & include them in decisions.
  • The Nobles talk to the King and ask for rights
  • John Locke's Ideas
  • Social Contract
  • Natural Law
  • Natural Rights
  • The Pilgrims come up with the idea of Self-government
  • Montesquieu
  • Checks and Balances
  • Limit the government's power
  • Common Sense
  • You're absolutely right.
  • A Bill of Rights!
  • He's right! We do need to declare independence from Great Britain!
  • Natural Rights, Natural, Law, Social Contract
  • Rules that humans naturally follow.
  • Every human being should have basic, or natural rights.
  • Separation of Powers, Checks and Balances
  • Tyranny will rise if the power is not separated.
  • Separation of Powers
  • The power must be checked and balanced to make sure tyranny doesn't arise.
  • It's "Common Sense" to declare independence from Great Britain!
  • So....did you like my pamphlet?