The idea of the rule of law, in which the law is more powerful than anyone in society,
is essential in creating a limited government and a successful constitution.
Political theorist Judith Shklar stated, The phrase Rule of Law has become
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AP US History 1
7 October 2016
Who deserves the Ohio Valley- natives
better farming techniques
Constantly oppressed, deserve land
Population dying out; need a safe haven
Chapter 1: The collision of cultures
The discovery of the Americas
There were people living in the Americas before Christopher Columbus got there. They
had their own cultures and ideas.
Interactions between natives and Europeans led to an e
AP US History
26 August 2016
The arrival of Christopher Columbus in the New World was interpreted differently by
many historians. Some thought of Columbus arrival as a gift to humanity, bringing new food
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The rule of law, also called the supremacy of the law, is a principle stating
that established laws must be followed by everyone in society, including the leaders who
make and enforce those laws.
The rule of law results in a limited government, which is a
The Magna Carta established several principles of which one of them contained the rule
of the law.
The Great Charter, as it was also known, was an agreement between the barons and
King John, and so according to it, even the monarch had to abide by and res
James Madison says in Federalist 10: A common passion or interest will be felt by a
majority, and there is nothing to check the inducements to sacrifice the weaker party.
For this purpose, the Guarantee Clause (Article IV Section 4 of Constitution) state
Additionally, in the Iron Giant, there is a short clip of a drill called Duck and Cover.
The video animation shown is again much exaggerated and completely far-fetched;
however the concept behind it is entirely true.
During the Cold War, like the fire-dri
This invasion is portrayed inaccurately because only conventional weapons were used,
while nuclear weapons would really have been used in an invasion like this.
However, a war story about nuclear weapons destroying the world would only last a few
Nations such as the United States have taken portions of the charter and directly placed
them into their own constitutions.
The U.S. Constitution contains several aspects of the Magna Carta such as the due
Also the concept of no taxatio
In 1973, California spent $20 million to hold a special ballot to settle a single issue.
The economic costs of having to frequently decide issues through referendum are
In direct democracy uninformed citizens have undue influence on policy- th
Oct 9 2016
Who Deserves the Ohio River Valley?
I believe the colonists deserve to inhabit the Ohio River Valley because of the reasons
proposed during their presentation, such as the fact that the colonists have made successf