British Levellers’ history from Cameron’s constituency

400 years on and still there is not equality in the UK. The levellers work is ongoing but the fire is still spreading!

Dear Kitty. Some blog

This video from Britain says about itself:

Levellers, True Levellers, and The Diggers of 1649

The Levellers were a relatively loose alliance of radicals and freethinkers who came to prominence during the period of instability that characterized the English Civil War of 1642 – 1649.

What bound these people together was the general belief that all men were equal; since this was the case, then a government could only have legitimacy if it was elected by the people. The Leveller demands were for a secular republic, abolition of the House of Lords, equality before the law, the right to vote for all, free trade, the abolition of censorship, freedom of speech, the abolition of tithes and tolls, and the absolute right for people to worship whatever religion they chose, or none at all. This program was published as “The Agreement of the People“.

The Levellers argued that…

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