Principles Of Democracy In Colonial America

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The thirteen colonies in America began early to develop democratic features. The British traditions and principles stilled lived within a few of the colonist. Accountability, equality, individual human rights are democratic principles. Democracy in colonial America was a work in progress with democratic and undemocratic features. Accountability is a democratic feature that makes sure government and appointed officials must be accountable for their people and responsible of their actions. If one of the officials had broken a law, they would get the same punishment as one of the colonist would.The law did not have favorites. Document 3: The Fundamental Orders of Connecticut

Equality was a work in progress, such as the ladies rights. Equality

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