2.01 Revoulionary Idea

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2.01 2_01Revolutionary_Ideas Jessica Laferriere April 19,2015 Instructor; Amylynn Rait.

THE LAW AND TREATY Declaration of Independence The Declaration of Independence was drawn up by people that agree in their feeling of oppression both in taxation, in government representation and in religious freedom.
Purpose of Declaration of Independence was to explain to foreign nation why the colonies had chosen to separate themselves from Great Britain. The Revolutionary War had already begun, and several major battles had already taken place. The Declaration of Independence came first to express a unified desire to be self­governed and right the wrongs Americans were forced to bear. It was the ‘’starter’’ of freedom. The connection between the Declaration of well the popular sovereignty is that the people come together to created a fair government and sustained by the consent of its people, and the people elected a representatives (Rule by People), who are the source of all political power. The Declaration of Independence is a document that ‘’these united colonies are and right to be free and independent states. the both support democracy and the big picture was to rule by ‘’the people’’. One quotes from the declaration of independence “We hold these truths to be self­evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
The connection between the Declaration of Independence and the second principle, social contract is that social contract is a model, originating during the age of Enlightenment that typically addresses the questions of the origin of society and the legitimacy of the authority of the state over the individual. ‘’That whenever any form of…...

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