Revolutions

After the Puritans came to power they tried to abolish Christmas. Seriously. 

Direct download: Supplemental-_The_War_on_Christmas.mp3
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The dissolution of the First Protectorate Parliament led to the brief and unpopular Rule of the Major Generals. When the Second Protectorate Parliament was finally called they tried to make Oliver Cromwell king. 

Direct download: 014-_The_Humble_Petition_and_Advice.mp3
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The Instrument of Government was the first written constituion in English history. 

Direct download: 013-_The_Instrument_of_Government.mp3
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In 1653 Oliver Cromwell dissolved the Rump Parliament and then Barebone's Parliament dissolved itself. The Commonwealth was not getting off to a great start. 

Direct download: 012-_In_The_Name_of_God_Go.mp3
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God wanted me to tell you that property is theft. 

 

Direct download: Supplemental-_The_Diggers.mp3
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For someone who was born free John Lilburne sure spent a lot of time in prison

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