We vote our own leader, it prevent any one.individual from gaining too much power
Senate made laws and controlled the government.
The Roman Empire
The Roman Empire transformed the government, society, and economy
Julius Caesar ruled the empire and became a dictator. However he was assassinated by the senate.
Life in the Roman Empire
Rich ones usually have Villa, that included running water. They also especially spend time on politics, since public officials were not paid, only the wealthy one can afford. However, much of the millions residents are unemployed.
Most of us lived in the countryside and worked on farms. Our sociey inspired many of the social customs
The origins of Christianity
A Jew named Jesus Christ was born, and he created the idea of Christianity. In his 30s, he taught monotheism, loving each others. However, he was killed Roman emperor Pilate.
The Fall of the Roman Empire
Even the Roman soldiers became less loyal, so the government began recruiting mercenaries. They only fought for money and accepted lower pay than Romans.
Roman faced many internal problems and invasions. Our economy was weakened and the inflation started, a drastic drop in the value of the money coupled with a rise in prices.
Rome and the Roots of Western Civilization
Western civilization is generally seen as the heritage of ideas that spread to Europe and America from ancient Greece and Rome. It influenced the government, philosophy, and literature of modern society.
Roman's ideas and cultures affected a lot to other western civilization. They had art of sculpture from the Greeks. They excelled at the art of painting and they were found in Pompeii. (second century BC)
There were apostles, they are 12 men who believed Jesus' disciplines.