Revolution

Revolutions

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    Thomas Hobbes

    Hobbes believed that religion should be separated from politics
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    John Locke

    His big ideas was natural rights, limited power to the king, social contact between the people and the govenment. Also freedom of religion.
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    Baron De Montesquieu

    The gov't should be broken down
    - three braches
    - One branch has control another
  • English Bill Of Rights (Br/Us)

    English Bill Of Rights (Br/Us)
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    Voltarie

    Freedom of for all peeps religion to powerful
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    Thomas Jefferson

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    Benjamin Franklin

    Franklin believed in a government that had a single legislative with an advisory board.
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    Jean Jacques Rousseau

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    Adam Smith

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    Cesare Beccaria

    Beccaria believed that people who were accused of a crime should have rights.
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    Father Hidalgo

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    Mary Wollstonecraft

    -Equal treatment of all human beings
    - Education for men and women
    - Wife's should be treated equally
    - Women should have equal opportunity to get a job
  • The English shifted from seeking commodities to gathering land itself (Br/Fr)

    The English shifted from seeking commodities to gathering land itself (Br/Fr)
  • Stamp Act passed by British Parliament (BR)

    Stamp Act passed by British Parliament (BR)
  • Tarring And Feathreing

    They thought Captian William Smith was snitching because of smuggling activites.
  • Repeal of Stamp Act (BR)

    Repeal of Stamp Act (BR)
  • Townsend Act, new revenue taxes on North American colonists (BR/US)

    Townsend Act, new revenue taxes on North American colonists (BR/US)
  • The Boston Massacre

    The Boston Massacre was the killing of five colonists by British regulars.
  • Townsend Act, new revenue taxes on North American colonists (BR/US)

    Townsend Act, new revenue taxes on North American colonists (BR/US)
  • The Gaspe Incident

    The Gaspee were chasing a merchant ship they thought to be smuggling goods. Then the Gaspee ran aground in Narragansett Bay, near Providence. The next night, a group of men boarded the Gaspee.
  • Committees of correspondence

    In an era before modern communications, news was generally disseminated in hand-written letters that were carried aboard ships or by couriers on horseback because warn neighboring colonies about incidents with Br.
  • Tea Act

    To prop up the East India Company which was floundering financially and burdened with eighteen million pounds of unsold tea.
  • Boston Tea Party (US)

    Boston Tea Party (US)
  • Boston Tea Party

    Was a direct action by colonists in Boston, a town in the British colony of Massachusetts, against the British government and the monopolistic East India Company that controlled all the tea coming into the colonies.
  • The Coercive or Intolerable Acts

    The British Government decided to reap greater benefits from the colonies.
  • First Continental Congress

    A convention of delegates from twelve of the thirteen North American colonies that met on September 5, 1774, at Carpenters' Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, early in the American Revolution.
  • First Continental Congress (US)

     First Continental Congress (US)
  • The Quebec Act

    An Act of the Parliament of Great Britain setting procedures of governance in the Province of Quebec.
  • The Bratish Are

    Was employed by the Boston Committee of Correspondence and the Massachusetts Committee of Safety as an express rider to carry news, messages, and copies of resolutions as far away as New York and Philadelphia.
  • The Shot Heard ’Round the World

    British General Thomas Gage sent 700 soldiers to destroy guns and ammunition the colonists had stored in the town of Concord, just outside of Boston.
  • The Second Continental Congress

    A convention of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies that met beginning on May 10, 1775, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, soon after warfare in the American Revolutionary War had begun
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    American Revolution

  • Declaration of Independence

    They declared independence and signed it
  • Declaration of Independence (US)

    Declaration of Independence (US)
  • American and French representatives sign two treaties in Paris: a Treaty of Amity and Commerce and a Treaty of Alliance. (US/FR)

    American and French representatives sign two treaties in Paris: a Treaty of Amity and Commerce and a Treaty of Alliance. (US/FR)
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    Simon Bolivar

  • Ratification of Constitution of the United States of America (US)

    Ratification of Constitution of the United States of America (US)
  • Estates General convened for the first time in 174 years in France

    Estates General convened for the first time in 174 years in France
  • Storming of the Bastille, prison (and armory) in Paris (FR)

    Storming of the Bastille, prison (and armory) in Paris (FR)
  • Storming of the Bastille, prison (and armory) in Paris (FR)

    Storming of the Bastille, prison (and armory) in Paris (FR)
  • National Constituent Assembly and French Declaration of the Rights of Man (FR)

    National Constituent Assembly and French Declaration of the Rights of Man (FR)
  • Beheading of King Louis XVI (FR)

    Beheading of King Louis XVI (FR)
  • Slave rebellion in Saint Domingue (Haiti)

    Slave rebellion in Saint Domingue (Haiti)
  • U.S. Bill of Rights ratified by states (US)

    U.S. Bill of Rights ratified by states (US)
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    French Revolution

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    Haiti Revolution

  • French National Assembly gives citizenship to all free people of color in the colony of Saint Domingue. (FR/ Haiti)

    French National Assembly gives citizenship to all free people of color in the colony of Saint Domingue. (FR/ Haiti)
  • France declares war on Austria (FR)

    France declares war on Austria (FR)
  • France declares war on Great Britain (BR/FR)

      France declares war on Great Britain (BR/FR)
  • All slaves on Saint Domingue emancipated by the French revolutionary authorities to join the French army and fight against the British (Haiti)

    All slaves on Saint Domingue emancipated by the French revolutionary authorities to join the French army and fight against the British (Haiti)
  • Toussaint leads troops against the British (Haiti)

    Toussaint leads troops against the British (Haiti)
  • French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint (Haiti)

      French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint (Haiti)
  • Toussaint negotiates peace with the British (Haiti)

    Toussaint negotiates peace with the British (Haiti)
  • War ends between Great Britain and France (BR/FR)

    War ends between Great Britain and France (BR/FR)
  • Constitution for Haiti

    Constitution for Haiti
  • General Leclerc sent by Napoleon to subdue colony and re-institute slavery (FR)

    General Leclerc sent by Napoleon to subdue colony and re-institute slavery (FR)
  • New declaration of war between Great Britain and France (BR/FR)

     New declaration of war between Great Britain and France (BR/FR)
  • French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence (Haiti)

    French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence (Haiti)
  • Napoleon crowns himself emperor of France

      Napoleon crowns himself emperor of France
  • Jean-Jacques Dessalines crowns himself emperor of Haiti (Haiti)

     Jean-Jacques Dessalines crowns himself emperor of Haiti (Haiti)
  • British end the slave trade (BR)

    British end the slave trade (BR)
  • Declarations of self-government in most Latin American colonies (Latin America)

    Declarations of self-government in most Latin American colonies (Latin America)
  • French expelled from Spain. (FR)

     French expelled from Spain. (FR)
  • Napoleon defeated and French empire reduced in Europe to France alone (FR)

    Napoleon defeated and French empire reduced in Europe to France alone (FR)
  • French abolish slave trade (FR)

      French abolish slave trade (FR)
  • U.S. President Monroe declares doctrine against European interference with the new republics in the Americas, known as the Monroe Doctrine. (US)

    U.S. President Monroe declares doctrine against European interference with the new republics in the Americas, known as the Monroe Doctrine. (US)
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