Historical foundations of our Republic
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You also do not have to own property to be elected!
Oh yay! Thank you Pericles!
There is an announcement!!
Everyone, rich or poor has an opportunity to have a role in government.
Us senators are making rules called " The Twelve Tables" to help prevent lying to the court and bribing the judges
Hey you stop it right there, no bribing judges!
Oh darn it!
We should make a rule to protect wealthy barons.
Yeah! maybe we could call it the Magna Carta
No! Only the wealthy barons!
Will it protect the citizens as well?
And that is what you think Locke
When ruling government the power should be powerful and unquestioned
Well Hobbes that what you think, I think it can be questioned and also have social contract. People also need to agree to be governed.
Now on November 21, 1620 we shall sign it.
Today we will be signing The Mayflower Compact as the first framework of government.
Ans also head on our way to the Hudson river
We will be making The house of Burgesses.
It is so to make rules and laws.
And the people of the colonist will select the lower house.
We will be the first representative assembly in the American Colonies.
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