Historical foundations of our Republic
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I have proclaimed that people without property shall be able to vote.
Thanks Pericles, now Greece will be better for everybody.
Hey Julia, did you know that my dad was a slave and wasn't considered a citizen?
Wow, I didn't know that at least they made the rule of laws, also known as the twelve tables.
RULE OF LAW1. Everyone is equal2. No one is above the law
You mean the Magna Carta.
Yes, the Magna Carta. We have finally agreed with you that you have more rights.
Since we made the agreement with you (the Barons)-
Thomas Hobbes is so much better than John Locke. Hobbes believed in unquestioned political power, which he thought would make everything go in order.
Oh, I thought that John Locke was better. His whole philosophy was that if the rights of the citizens weren't protected the citizens could overthrow the government.
That's a great question. Well, the seperaists which include you, me, and a couple other people on the boat made the mayflower compact so we could have religious freedom. Did that answer your question?
Mom, why did we create the mayflower compact and how was it even created?
As we continue on this tour I would like to point out that those two glass bottles and jar are from the house of burgesses.
Well, it was the first representative assembly in the USA.
Why is that so important mommy?
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