The Declaration of Independence

An article that gave us freedom

Information on the document

The Declaration of Independence stated our freedoms and laws. It also gave us freedom from the British Crown.

Signing the Document

The colonists who signed The Declaration of Independence was Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, Ben Franklin, John Hancock, Charles Thomson, Roger Sherman, and Robert Livingston.
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Where the signing of The Declaration of Independence took place

The Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4,1776 in Philadelphia by the second Continental Congress

Three unalienable rights

The three unalienable rights were: Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

Complaints to the king

The colonists complained to the king that they should be able to make their own laws, that the king was abusing his power, and that he didn't punish British soldiers that hurt or killed colonists.
The Declaration of Independence

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