Zin And The American Greed

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It seems like Zin thinks society should become a more of a Hobbes society due to the reason of the American people being able to have equal rights. Zin states that the American Creed is based upon our natural rights and “that all men are created equal”. America has failed to live up to their beliefs over time, but has had movements of bringing people together in more recent times. Zins thinks that the American political system is every man for himself in having the rich become richer and the poor be poorer which resembles Hobbes ideology of man being basically evil unless the sovereignty helps teaches and changes society’s mind of evilness. America created a government to protect its people, but Zin argues that our founding fathers created
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