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History of Woman Suffrage: 1900-1920 - Page 346
edited by - 1922
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United States. 59th Congress, 1st, session, House. [from old catalog] - 1906
...that the proposed bills are in violation of the first principles of our American Institutions—that the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. The proposition in un-American. We accordingly respectfully but earnestly protest against it. Passed...
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The Fundamentals of American Government: Including the Great Documents on ...

Charles Zebina Lincoln - United States - 1907 - 232 pages
...are endowed with an unalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, and that all just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. This is the basis of popular liberty, and even in monarchical governments, which in modern times have...
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The Tuftonian, Volume 33

1907
...Independence, so dear to the hearts of all Americans, contains the germ of the theory of our republic, — "all just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed." How scrupulous and courageous the citizen must be to abide by this covenant in the faithful discharge...
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Selected Articles on Woman Suffrage

Edith M. Phelps - Debates and debating - 1912 - 162 pages
...of government, the theory of government to which this country was committed in the great phrase that "The just powers of government are derived from the...so wise, so benevolent that it is fitted to govern for any other class, no matter how wise or benevolent that ruling class may be? Does it not mean that,...
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Great Leaders and National Issues of 1912: Containing the Lives and Services ...

United States - 1912 - 320 pages
...are founded are those which find expression in the Declaration of Independence in the statement that "just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed." The Initiative The initiative law is that which gives to the people the right by petition to compel...
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Congressional Serial Set

United States - 1913
...government, the theory of government to which this country was committed in the great phrase that " The just powers of government are derived from the...so wise, so benevolent that it is fitted to govern for any other class, no matter how wise or benevolent that ruling class mav l*»* Does it not mean...
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... Selected Articles on Independence for the Philippines

Philippines - 1913 - 56 pages
...rights of the original occupants to be consulted as to their form of government, or of the truth that the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. Let us come a little more closely to the point. For several centuries the inhabitants of the Philippines...
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Great Debates in American History: Slavery from 1790 to 1857

Marion Mills Miller, United States. Congress, Great Britain. Parliament - Business & Economics - 1913
...now endeavoring to impose upon the people of Missouri. It expressly asserts the principles that "all just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed; and the right of the people to alter or abolish and institute it anew, as to them shall seem most likely...
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Macaulay's speeches on copyright and Lincoln's address at Cooper Institute ...

Baron Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay, Abraham Lincoln - Copyright - 1915 - 169 pages
...governed." I have quoted so much at this time merely to show that, according to our ancient faith, the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. Now 30 the relation of master and slave is pro tanto a total violation of this principle. The master...
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American Politics: The American Republic and Its Government

James Albert Woodburn - United States - 1916 - 398 pages
...powers to be exercised. This is one thing, at least, that our fathers meant when they declared that "all just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed." However inadequately a maxim may state it, it is a principle so broad and clear that no one need ever...
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