Browsing the blog archivesfor the day Monday, March 22nd, 2010

Continental Congress Deems Declaration of Independence to Have Passed

Dateline Philadelphia The Second Continental Congress today passed a Declaration of Independence. “This has been the most open, most transparent process in history” declared its author, Thomas Jefferson of Virginia.  The Declaration effectively ends the colonies political association with the Kingdom of Great Britain. Despite Jefferson’s claims, the mode of passing and indeed the Declaration […]

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