Roman vs U.S. Ideas of
Citizenship,Law, and Justice
In the US men and women had rights and there was no slaves.
In Rome, Men had rights, women had little rights, and slaves had no rights.
They would drown you in a river if you killed your father.
In the US if you killed your father you would go to jail.
Freedmen were former slaves with limited rights.
In the US there isnt slaves .
If you were born in rome your parents had to be free in order for you to grow up free.
If your parents were born in a diffrent country and you were born in the US you were born free.
In Rome, Men were able to vote. Women werent able to vote.
In the US both men and women were allowed to vote.