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Similarities Between Civil Obedience And Mahatma Gandhi

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The two stories that we have read in class is “civil obedience” and “Mahatma Gandhi assassinated”. Civil Obedience is about Thoreau refusing to pay a poll tax and is sent to jail and he share his feelings/experiences. Gandhi article is clearly about Gandhi is the leader of the India’s tribe of the protest and he is assassinated. Both stories shows similarities and differences. The similarities between Gandhi and Thoreau is that they both Protest for rights, were sent to jail, and both believed in civil disobedience. The differences is their beliefs, who they are describing, and who they protested against, and death

In Thoreau’s beliefs, he goes by his motto “That government is best which governs least”. (page 390, line1) Thoreau was
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