The Declaration of Independence

By: Kenna Ackman

The Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence was made in United States, it was signed by Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson.

Top 5 complaints

1. He didn't give colonist any say in making laws.

2. He forces colonists to join his navy.

3. He made the colonists give food and shelter to British soldiers.

4. He didn't punish British soldiers for hurting or even killing the colonists.

5. he fired leaders who didn't agree with him.

Writing of The Declaration of Independence

The purpose for writing the Declaration of Independence is because they could have free rights, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. It said that all men are equal, that all men have some rights given to them by god, and that among these rights are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.