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Every government begins with a successful act of treason against the prior government. Most government reforms begin with an act that if not successful would be deemed treason. Sulla who became dictator of Rome Caesar who cross the Rubicon The American Constitutional convention, summoned to reform the articles of Confederation but instead created a new ...


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According to The Declaration of Independence for Dummies, Part 1, ”But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same object, evinces a design to reduce them under absolute despotism, it is their Right, it is their Duty, to throw off such government, and to provide new guards for their future security.” can be reworded "in ...


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Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand, prince de Bénévent - the fellow who moved from supporting the King to the Revolution to Napoleon to the Restored Kings qualifies a half a dozen times. John Churchill, later Lord Marlborough and his associates also betrayed the Catholic King James II to support William of Orange. This is called the Glorious Revolution by the ...



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