Lessons from the Glorious Revolution and Jacobite Risings

The Glorious Revolution Unlike the English Civil War, this 1688 revolution, which was instigated by Parliament against James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland, was not about control today, but fear about a loss of control in the future.  The Glorious Revolution was essentially a preemptive Parliamentary first strike. {Editorial note:  this More...

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By Tristan Fischer On Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
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Lessons from the Glorious Revolution and Jacobite Risings

The Glorious Revolution Unlike the English Civil War, this 1688 revolution, which was instigated by Parliament against James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland, was not about control today, but fear about More...