Oscar Wilde's Essay: Disobedience In The United States

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Disobedience When people think disobedience they might think someone is doing something counter productive, That they are hurting the cause instead of helping. In Oscar Wilde’s statement he states the opposite. He says that “disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is man’s original virtue.” that our source of choice came from being disobedient. Throughout history people disobey to change laws to make the world progress. There are many examples such as the Boston Tea party,women suffrage, and also the Cesar Chavez migrant workers movement. The Boston Tea Party shows extreme disobedience. It happened because colonist felt that they were treated unfairly so they decided to take action. They might have gone too far and in fact

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