Historical foundations of our republic
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People should not have to own property to be elected to a higher position in government.
but what about me?!
Yes Pericles! Rich merchants and farmers deserve to be apart of our government to
And no one will be above the law.
What about me
Finally we can be treated equally
We have made a new rule of law this will allow everyone to be treated equally
your not even a citizen
The barons will now have more of the power. This will limit my power as king
We furthermore grant and give to all the freemen of our realm for ourselves and our heirs in perpetuity the new liberties as followed...
But this is not protecting my rights!
I john Locke believe that the subjects should have the right to question or overthrow our goverment!
Well I Thomas Hobbes think that the government should have unquestionable political power!
This is also important because It will be the first document to establish a government in the new world.
This compact will help keep our new colony in order.
Dad, what is the house of Burgesses?
Also, what is the lower class called and who selects them
Well, The house of Burgesses is the first representative assembly in the american colonies.
The lower class is called the representative assembly and the voters select them
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