John Adams and the Boston Massacre Trial
This lesson will help students understand the virtue of justice in order to apply justice in their own lives.
The government must interact with all citizens according to the duly-enacted laws; applying these rules equally among all citizens.
Individuals must take care of themselves and their families and be vigilant to preserve their liberty.
Rule of Law
Government and citizens all abide by the same laws regardless of political power. Those laws respect individual rights, are transparently enacted, are justly applied, and are stable.