Saspearian Declaration of Independence
|Saspearian Declaration of Independence|
The original copy of the document (2017).
|Ratified||20 October 2017|
|Location||Stored in the Emperor's Residence.|
|Author(s)||Emperor Anthony I|
|Signatories||7 Delegates to the Saspearian Congress.|
|Purpose||To formally declare independence from the United States of America.|
The Saspearian Declaration of Independence is the pronouncement adopted by the Government of Saspearian. This declaration was written, signed, and enacted on 20 October 2017 by what was described as its "Congress", to formally announce the separation of Saspearian from the United States of America. The United States Declaration of Independence greatly influenced this pronouncement as described in the similar writing and the type of ideals that reflect on the document. Despite the claims of Saspearian being sovereign from the United States, there hasn't been a response on behalf of the US Government, thus making the document a unilateral declaration of independence.
In total, 7 signatories from the Saspearian Congress ratified the Saspearian Declaration of Independence, the author of the declaration, Emperor Anthony I would later go on to become inaugurated as the new nation's leader and would become the first Emperor of Saspearian.
In 2016, Anthony G. began pondering on the idea of the establishment of a sovereign nation, which was to be led by himself as the emperor with a set vision and intentions for the country as a whole, after getting inspiration from particularly hearing about the stories of micronations, Molossia and the Empire of Austenasia. The first main motive for the creation of a new country was to act as a haven due to the rising political divide in the United States during this period. Then, in 2017, Anthony further believed there was the plausibility of a Second American Civil War, which further led him to decide on his concept about creating a nation. The second major reasoning for the creation of Saspearian was to greatly improve the social environment of the world, and attempt to make it a better place overall. He was also greatly influenced by the Republic of Texas and states it as a major influence on the development of Saspearian.
Saspearian likely had some internal and external activity from August to October 2017; and during this time Saspearian had a website, the Saspearian Broadcasting Company was created, they attempted to build foreign relations in the community, and claimed that it was a new country. Then on the morning of 20 October 2017, 13-year old Anthony G. started to create its declaration of independence to formally establish the nation and to 'declare independence from the United States', to announce Saspearian's sovereignty from America. It was likely a few minutes after the creation of the document that Anthony had to arrive at his then middle school.
Later that same day at around noon CST, Anthony arrived in the cafeteria during the 8th Grade lunch period and quickly formed the 'Saspearian Congress' at his table; he presented several people with the document, with most of the founding fathers signing the declaration during this time. Several minutes had passed, and Anthony had to go to his next class and carried the document with him.
A few hours passed by and the school had just ended for the day, Anthony walked out of school and saw Sebastian Henao and informed him about the Saspearian Declaration of Independence. Anthony asked him if he wanted to participate, and Sebastian agreed and decided to sign the document; thus making him the last signatory of the declaration.
It was then at around 5-7 PM CST, that Anthony came to what is now known as Unueco, Saspearian; the document was starting to be written by Anthony, who had gotten some inspiration from the United States Declaration of Independence. It shared the similar central themes of freedom and liberty, then the final touches were added to the declaration. Shortly after it was written Anthony began to read the document from beginning to end in a speech thus announcing the separation of Saspearian from the United States.
The declaration of independence explains the basic fundamental rights of Saspearian and represents all of the ambitions for the nation as an entity. The first section is the introduction which is the title, delegation, and date that the document was published. The second section is the explanation which describes the purpose of the declaration, then is followed by the Saspearian Congress's ratifications.
"Us the people of Saspearian. Believe everyone shall have equal rights, They [sic] have rights to live, and theyre [sic] rights to have freedom. Everyone in this nation shall respect others and live there to the limit. Us the people of Saspearian is allowed to collaborate, show free thoughts and ideas. We should always welcome our neighbors. Even if our nation is through rough times. This nation is destined for greatness. We can surely predict the future of Saspearian. Everyone here in this nation will have their own rights for freedom and unity."
All of the 7 delegates to the Saspearian Congress.
- Anthony G. (Emperor Anthony I)
- Bryce Van Houten
- Jackson W. (assumed name)
- Leo Vargas
- Sebastian Henao
- Emaad Karim
- Rishi Srinivassan
- Saspearian Declaration of Independence.
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