This Day In History

  • 1775 Mecklenburg Resolutions rejected the power of the British in North Carolina.

Quote of the Day

You have become attached to your habit of obedience. Time to revolt against tranquillity of servitude! ~ Mercy Otis WarrenMercy Otis Warren

This Day In History

  • 1775 Mecklenburg Resolutions rejected the power of the British in North Carolina.

Quote of the Day

“The accumulation of all powers legislative, executive and judiciary in the same hands, whether of one, a few or many, and whether hereditary, self-appointed, or elective, may justly be pronounced the very definition of tyranny.”[6] In the Federalist No. 47, “Publius”/James Madison pointed out the necessity of having separation of powers.James Madison