John Locke's Struggle For Independence

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America broke away from Great Britain and gained independence due to the fact that the British king had more than a few wars with the people of America. Not only this he was taxing them more and more and this resulted in things like the stamp act and the tea act. Furthermore the people of America couldn‘t make any laws for themselves. Another thing that pushed the American people to want to break away for Britain is the fact that the king simply had too much power, and in conclusion to that the revolution started. The American men believed all men were created equal, and that they should be able to have natural rights to freedom. John Locke played a very big role on the writing Declaration of Independence, this is because of Locke‘s idea that

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