FC: Texas's Fight For Independence | Ricky Reynolds
2: Texas was owned by Mexico and the boundary was up farther than it is today.
3: “The decree of the 3rd of October, therefore, if carried into effect, evidently leaves no remedy for Texas but resistance, secession from Mexico, and a direct to natural rights” (Austin 1836).
4: “To this we reply, that our object is freedom-civil and religious freedom-emancipation from that government, and that people, who, after fifteen years experiment, since they have been separated from Spain, have shown that they are incapable of self-government, and that all hopes of any thing like stability or rational liberty in their political institutions, at least for many years, are vain and fallacious” (Austin 1836).
5: The end | Thank you
7: Very Nice!