Historical Foundations of our Republic.
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I am an Athenian named Pericles.
Yay! my family is poor so I dont have my own property!
You don't need your own property to be elected into a higher position
Listen lady, you aren't even a citizen. You don't deserve to be treated equally, you are just a women.
Rule of law, now people are allowed to be treated equally!
What about me?
We furthermore grant and give to all the freemen of our realm for ourselves and our heirs in perpetuity the liberties
The barons have more power.
I am Hobbes and I believe that a strong government is necessary to ensure the security to all citizens.
Well I am John Locke and I am way better, I believe that rulers need to have consent of their subjects.
To keep their new colony in order.
The Mayflower Compact is a document signed on the Mayflower. And it was the first framework of government written and enacted in the territory that is now America.
We landed in Plymouth, Massachusetts. The stupid storm.
The house of Burgesses was the first represenative of America.
The lower house was called "representative assembly" it was elected by the colonists.
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