French Revolution Comic
By hroszell, Updated
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We at least need to acknowledge the fact that our citizens exist..
Our people don't need to vote, we make good decisions anyway!
98% of our population can be outvoted by the other 2!
The citizens are too dumb to make their own decisions
A meeting scheduled for May 5, 1789 would discuss many reforms and requests from the general population and the government
The meeting will include a financial reform agreement where noble/wealthy people won't be exempt from taxation.
The meeting would also discuss changes to the voting system where a head was counted over status.
Fine, have it your way.
The very public meeting resulted in a stalled procedure due to high tensions among the three debating parties.
A secret meeting held by the Third Estate established a pact where they wouldn't give up their fight until the voting system was revised by forcing the members to take the Tennis Court Oath.
Within a week, most of the clerical deputies and 47 liberal nobles had joined the Third Estate, and on June 27 Louis XVI grudgingly absorbed all three orders into the new assembly.
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