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" ... a majority of the community hath an indubitable, unalienable, and indefeasible right, to reform, alter, or abolish it, in such manner as shall be judged most conducive to the public weal. "
The Debates in the Several State Conventions on the Adoption of the Federal ... - Page 50
by Jonathan Elliot - 1836
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The Declaration of Independence: A Primary Source Investigation Into the ...

Jennifer Viegas - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2003 - 112 pages
...inadequate or contrary to these purposes, a majority of the community has an indubitable, inalienable, and indefeasible right to reform, alter, or abolish...manner as shall be judged most conducive to the public weal.8 Mason's influential document helped to inspire political leaders in the other colonies when...
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What Makes America Great?: Land of Freedom, Honor, Justice, and Opportunity

Lon Cantor - History - 2003 - 244 pages
...contrary to these purposes, a majority of the community has an indubitable, inalienable, and indefeatible right to reform, alter, or abolish it, in such manner...shall be judged most conducive to the public weal. Section 5. That the legislative and executive powers of the state should be separate and distinct from...
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Ratification of the Twenty-first Amendment to the Constitution of the United ...

Everett Somerville Brown - History - 1938 - 718 pages
...hath an indubitable, inalienable and indefeasible right to reform, alter, or abolish its government in such manner as shall be judged most conducive to the public weal." This weighty sentence is remarkable because of the cogency of the three adjectives used to describe the...
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Tyranny Through Public Education

William F. Jr Cox - Education - 2004 - 556 pages
...danger of maladministration; and that when any government shall be found inadequate or contrary to these purposes, a majority of the community hath an indubitable,...shall be judged most conducive to the public weal. (Morison, 1979, p. 149) Similarly, but earlier in time, James Otis wrote in his 1764 "The rights of...
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The Founders on God and Government

Daniel L. Dreisbach, Mark David Hall, Jeffry H. Morrison, Jeffrey Morrison - Political Science - 2004 - 314 pages
...mal-administration;—and that, whenever any Government shall be found inadequate or contrary to these purposes, a majority of the community hath an indubitable,...reform, alter, or abolish it, in such manner as shall Ix? judged most conducive to the publick weal. . . . 1. . .] 15. That no free Government, or the blessing...
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Civil Peace and the Quest for Truth: The First Amendment Freedoms in ...

Murray Dry - Philosophy - 2004 - 309 pages
...inadequate or contrary to these purposes, a majority of the community hath an indubitable, inalienable, and indefeasible right to reform, alter, or abolish...manner as shall be judged most conducive to the public weal.4 All the other state bills of rights contain language similar to Section 1 of Virginia's bill...
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Legalizing Gay Marriage: Vermont And The National Debate

Michael Mello - Social Science - 2008 - 352 pages
...advantage of any single man, family or set of men, who are a part only of that community; and that the community hath an indubitable, unalienable and indefeasible right, to reform, alter, or abolish government, in such manner as shall be, by that community, judged most conducive to the public weal....
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Common Sense

Thomas Paine - History - 2004 - 256 pages
...or advantage of any single man, family or set of men who are a part only of that community: And that the community hath an indubitable, unalienable and indefeasible right to reform, alter or abolish government in such manner as shall be by that community judged most conducive to the public weal. VI....
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The Virginia State Constitution: A Reference Guide, Part 56

John J. Dinan - Law - 2006 - 256 pages
...inadequate or contrary to these purposes, a majority of the community hath an indubitable, inalienable, and indefeasible right to reform, alter, or abolish...be judged most conducive to the public weal. This section has in essence remained unchanged since its adoption in 1776, and has been invoked on several...
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A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, 1789-1922, Volume 16

United States. President - Presidents - 1917
...inadequate or contrary to these purposes, a majority of the community hath an indubitable, inalienable, and indefeasible right to reform, alter, or abolish...shall be judged most conducive to the public weal." We have unhesitatingly applied that heroic principle to the case of Mexico, and now hopefully await...
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