Both “The Declaration of Independence” and “The Declaration of Sentiments and Resolutions” are speaking to one particular group of people about the establishment of their own human rights and civil liberties. Both are sincere and definitely defiant in tone, each accusing their oppressor of certain injustices, and differ only in audiences. “The history of the present King of Great Britain is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations, all having in direct object the establishment of an absolute Tyranny over these states. To prove this, let Facts be submitted to a candid world” (p. 192). Defiantly stated. Because Stanton’s declaration is a mimic of Jefferson’s declaration, she too uses this line, only with hers she attacks the male population stating, “The history of mankind is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations on the part of man toward women,” and that men have established “an absolute tyranny over [woman]” (p. 380). Also defiantly stated.
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