Category Archive: Republicanism

This Day In History July 2, 1644 – The Struggles of the English People: Battle of Marston Moor

  A 130 years before the American Revolution Scottish Covenanters and English Parliamentarians join in battle with English Royalist forces over issues of protection of royal rule, its penchant for nobility militarism and feudalism versus democracy, moderate republicanism, constitutional guarantees and Puritanism   The Battle of Marston Moor was fought on 2 July 1644, during …

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