French revolution

French revolution

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  • The first estate
  •  I represent the French Constitution Civile Du Clerge. We make 0.5% of the population and own 10% of land. 
  • Bonjour mes amies! As you can see we make up 1.5% of the population by having high government positions.  
  • The second estate
  •  And then we all don't pay any tax. Tres bon!!
  • We make up 98% of the population. We over work are underpaid but we pay taxes. C'est tellement injuste!!!!
  • The third estate
  • Mon amour, how about that diamond necklace you promised me? And the gold coated statues to decorate the palace? And the sapphire bracelet for my birthday?
  • Meanwhile in the palace....
  •  Je suis Louis XIV, the King and overall ruler of France and this is my wife, Mary Antoinette. We decide for France. Who dares challenge us? Personne!
  • Crops are dying! There is barely food to buy in the market! Even bread is expensive.  We are starving!!! Non non non!
  • Social and economic issues
  • Well your king is busy fighting other wars while your queen has thousands of jewelries stacked.Why won't we be in debt.? Quelle folie!!
  • We might as well start our own movement, just like the Americans he is assisting non?! Oui oui, we should do that! Ideas are being spread. N'est-ce pas? 
  • ABSOLUMENT! The taxes are too much and high. We are even denied our rights as people!
  • Mon Roi, you should tax  the first and second classes.  Zi people are complaining of no changes being made.
  • I am not changing anything! You are fired Jacques Necker.!
  • Non.... I can't face my Clergies and officials. They won't agree...
  • Of course not! Everything is perfect the way they are.
  • Political issues
  • Oh mon dieu!! We are being attacked! Zi rebelz!!!!!!!
  • They palace is attacked and the king and queen killed
  • For zi people!!
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