Initiatives v Oligarchy

Our Founders' Warning: “Every government degenerates when trusted to the rulers of the people alone. The people themselves are its only safe depositories.” (Thomas Jefferson)

Revolutionary War

“The American Revolutionary War (1775–1783), also known as the American War of Independence and the Revolutionary War in the United States, was the armed conflict between the [Kingdom of] Great Britain and thirteen of its North American colonies, which had declared themselves the independent United States of America.” (Courtesy ©Wikipedia)