Talk:House of Plantagenet

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The Magna Carta is not a "weakness" per this Wikipedia article's support of monarchy as a historical precedent.[edit]

The Magna Carta was not a "weakness" per this Wikipedia article's support of monarchy as a historical precedent, so stop pretending their is no bias in these historical generalizations about the Plantagenet royal line. Centralized authority in the monarchy does mean a country is sovereign or that it is more civilized than collectivist forms of government.

I think the point being made is that it was John's (and his successors) political vulnerability that was the motivation behind the monarch agreeing and sealing of the various versions of Magna Carta rather than any motivation to share power. Norfolkbigfish (talk) 14:44, 19 May 2015 (UTC)