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History of Woman Suffrage: 1900-1920 - Page 346
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Proceedings of the State Bar Association of North Dakota

State Bar Association of North Dakota - Bar associations - 1909
...harmonize with any other system. In 1854 Mr. Lincoln said at Peoria, 111., "According to our ancient faith, the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. * * * Allow all the governed an equal voice in the government, and that and that only is self-government."...
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Humor of a Country Lawyer

Sam J. Ervin - Humor - 1994 - 224 pages
...contemporaries on the North Carolina Superior Court bench, was noted for his self-belittling humor. the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed, and it has given North Carolina excellent judges, who are reelected by the people as long as they desire...
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Journal

Illinois. General Assembly. House of Representatives - Legislative journals - 1899
...resolution of the Hon. William E. Mason in the United States Senate, which is as follows: "WHEREAS, All just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed; therefore be it "Resolved, That the Government of the United States of America wijl not attempt to...
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Philosophy, The Federalist, and the Constitution

Morton White - Philosophy - 1989 - 286 pages
...instituted among men in order to prevent these rights from being invaded or 208 violated, and that the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. They then go on to say that it is self-evident that whenever any form of government becomes "destructive...
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Empire of Fortune: Crowns, Colonies, and Tribes in the Seven Years War in ...

Francis Jennings - History - 1990 - 520 pages
...people were more equal.5 What did the Declaration of Independence mean then by its pronouncement that the "just powers" of government are derived "from the consent of the governed"? One cannot reconcile that principle to what existed in Pennsylvania. The revolutionaries were concerned...
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The Return of George Sutherland: Restoring a Jurisprudence of Natural Rights

Hadley Arkes - Law - 1997 - 297 pages
...the hope of jarring the remembrance of his colleague: "Does not the Senator believe," he asked, "that the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed?" But there was no recognition, not even a concession to understandings once settled but now, perhaps,...
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Endangered Guardians: Party Reform Within a Constitutional System

Donald V. Weatherman - Political Science - 1994 - 129 pages
..."dissolve the Political Bands" which had connected us to Great Britain, they did so arguing that the only just powers of government are derived "from the Consent of the Governed." The patriots of 1776 felt so strongly about this conviction that they were willing to pledge their...
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The Costs of War: America's Pyrrhic Victories

John V. Denson - History - 1997 - 450 pages
...South 30 years earlier. James H. Berry, Senator for Arkansas, stated that if "the doctrine that 'all just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed,' was true in 1861, it is true in 1898. ... I, for one, will never vote to force upon an unwilling people...
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Race and U.S. Foreign Policy in the Ages of Territorial and Market Expansion ...

Michael L. Krenn - History - 1998 - 410 pages
...criminal . . . .We believe in the immortal principle enunciated in the Declaration of Independence. All just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. We are opposed to 'expansion' vi et armis. We have been taught it was unAmerican and it is surely unrepublican.12...
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A New Birth of Freedom: Abraham Lincoln and the Coming of the Civil War

Harry V. Jaffa - History - 2004 - 576 pages
...divorced from understanding what is intrinsically right or good. By the Declaration of Independence, the just powers of government are derived from the consent of the governed. It is sometimes overlooked that, by this doctrine, consent can authorize only just powers. Unless the...
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