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The Community Rights Movement of Common Sense

“The earth is the common property of the human race”

    Thomas Paine

The community rights movement challenges, on the local level, the ease with which corporations exploit natural resources. 252 more words

  • “Tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet we have this consolation with us, that the harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly; it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
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Thomas Paine

A little history - Common Sense

When the Boston Massacre occurred on March 5, 1770 and the Boston Tea Party took place on December 16th, 1773, the colonists were highly agitated by these events, but throughout all of this, they still considered themselves British subjects that had grievances against the reigning British monarch, George III. 475 more words

History

Common Sense

Author: Thomas Paine

Type: Non-fiction, essays

Full title: Common Sense, The Rights of Man, and Other Essential Writings of Thomas Paine

Published… 422 more words

Citizens of the World

“Citizenship” seems a very hot topic these days.

Borders are serious issues.

Defending “Our Side” against “Their Side” of artificial or imaginary lines is deadly business. 160 more words

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