parliament was scared and feared and feared the revolutionary violence would spread.
she took the throne at 18 and she was queen for 64 years. she was popular with subjects and she performed her duties wisely and capably.
The Chartist Movement
Among the workers and other groups who still could not vote, a popular movement arose to press for more rights.
woman were not allowed to vote no country allowed it. as more men gained suffrage, more woman demanded the same. lucretia mott and elizabeth cady stanton orginized a campaign for woman's rights early as 1848.
the third republic
a radical goverment called the paris commube took control of paris. in may, troops loyal to the national assembly marched into the city. after a week of fighting the army stamped out the communards as supporters of the commune were called. about 20,000 parisians were massacred and much of the city burned.
In the 1890s, a movement knwn as Zionism developed to pursue this goal. Its leader was Theodor Herzl. It took many years, however, before the state of Israel was established, making the dream a reality.
demands for home rule
in 1914 parliament enacted a home rule bill for southern ireland and just before the plan took effect world war 1 broke out in europe and the irish independence was put on hold.