Democracy And Undemocratic Features Of Democracy In Colonial America

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Democracy in colonial america was a work in progress with democratic/undemocratic features. Rule of law, Everyone was treated equally in the document The Fundamental Rights. Document #3 says “Public officials or many other people can be removed.” this was an example of rule of law. Human Rights, rights every human has. An example of human rights is in Plan of a slave ship. Document #4 says “Slaves were forced to be brought to the colonies by boat.” Equality, everyone should be treated equal. An exaple of Equality is; Women were legally dependent on men after married. (According to document #4, ladys law) . Rule of law, human rights, and equality were all features in colonial america. Some were democrartic and undemocratic features, and
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