Essay about The Articles Of Confederation From A Dictatorial Monarchy

1011 Words Oct 13th, 2016 5 Pages
How can we continue to prosper in this country if we do not have laws or a stable form of government? We have been liberated from a tyrannical monarchy. The Articles of Confederation leave us with no military, no federal currency, and no organized government. A Constitution will give us more freedom, a stable form of government, and allow us to be protected through our consent. By ratifying the Constitution, we are sustaining our future leaders and paving the way for our posterity. In order for this country to be independent, we must be able to exercise agency through our God-given rights, checks and balances through the separation of powers, and the ability to understand and follow rule of law.

Supporting the US Constitution gives us an even greater quantity of liberty than ever before. This declaration will protect and preserve not only our rights as citizens of New York, but also our God-given rights which include the right of life, liberty, and property. We are, in a sense, liberated from oppressive tyrants and dictatorial monarchs. This affirmation ensures that the poor and the rich will be judged on the same judgment seat rather than the consent and will of an imperfect and carnal man. As we ratify this document we ensure the protection of these rights because as of now, we have no guaranteed protection. We have no military. We have no executive power to enforce the law or a judicial power to uphold and interpret the laws of this land. We need to remember that we are…

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