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How Did The American Revolution Change Dbq

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The revolution was a large part of U.S. history, but did it change anything? The point of the revolution was to gain independence from Great Britain. We did gain independence and the right to govern ourselves, but it didn’t change anything else. Women still didn’t have the same rights as men and African Americans still weren’t treated as equals. Document 2 an excerpt from the Declaration clearly stated that all men are created equal, but did it mean African Americans and women too? Did this also mean all men should be treated equal or can you treat someone unequally based on something they’ve done, who they are, their race, or religion. In document 7 a letter written by Abigail Adams to her husband it was shown that the women would not stand
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