Essay On The British Constitution

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In the beginning the United States wasn’t what it is today. Instead of having its own government, it was governed by Britain. Although we were colonies of Britain, they left us without any proper government and treated us differently than the people within their country. We attempted many things in order to get our representation, but our plans did not succeed. Originally the colonies did not want to break away from the British. When they were not receiving the same rights and treatment as the British, the colonies decided it was better to have their own government to protect their people. Many conflicts occurred as a result of this. Both sides fought hard but in the end the colonies became the United States with their set of laws and rights for their…show more content…
The Constitution of the United States can be seen as a reaction to the British. The Constitution was a piece of work that took many revisions as it was the main framework to our government. When the 13 colonies were under the ruling of Britain, they didn’t want to break away from them. Instead, they wanted to be recognized as part of their government and so in the Stamp Act Congress Resolution of 1765, the English colonies wrote a document that was addressed to the King and British Government. The Stamp Act Congress wrote in a…show more content…
One of the points that was included in this piece of writing was “That His Majesty’s liege subjects in these colonies are entitled to all the inherent rights and privileges of his natural born subjects within the kingdom of Great Britain”. It can be seen that they didn’t demand their separation from the Britain government. They wanted to be part of their government and show that they were loyal to them. The colonies put a lot of effort in getting
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