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Issues related to government, conflict resolution and decision-making for a group of people.
Original east coast areas settled by Great Britain/England beginning in 1607 that became the original 13 states.
Consent of the governed
Idea that people give government its power through the "...just consent of the governed" as stated in the Declaration
To cut off supplies; a military and economic tool used to force a nation or area to suffer shortages and to give up fighting; called naval when ships are used
Great Britain (England)
The "mother country" for the 13 colonies; country we fought against for the independence of the United States.
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