Pilgrims rejected Communism: “Let none argue that this is due to Human Failing, rather than to this Communistic Plan of Life in Itself”

High winds and treacherous tides along North America’s coast prevented the Pilgrims from sailing south to join Virginia’s settlement at Jamestown, founded 14 years earlier. Having to disembark in Massachusetts, there was no government to submit to, so the Pilgrims created their own – the Mayflower Compact. It was the first ‘constitution’ written in America. … Continue reading Pilgrims rejected Communism: “Let none argue that this is due to Human Failing, rather than to this Communistic Plan of Life in Itself”