After all, any Greek farmer might fall into debt and therefore might become a slave, at almost any time ...When the Greeks fought together, they fought in order to avoid being enslaved by warfare, to avoid being defeated by those who might take them into slavery.And they also arranged their political institutions so as to remain free men.
A citizen came to be understood as a person "free to act by law, free to ask and expect the law's protection, a citizen of such and such a legal community, of such and such a legal standing in that community".
Citizenship meant having rights to have possessions, immunities, expectations, which were "available in many kinds and degrees, available or unavailable to many kinds of person for many kinds of reason".
Planetarium shows, hands-on crafts, lectures and musical performances round out the offerings.
Citizenship is the status of a person recognized under the custom or law as being a legal member of a sovereign state or part of a nation.
Louis, in 1888 The Naturalization Act of 1790, the first law in U. history to establish rules for citizenship and naturalization, barred citizenship to all people who were not of European descent, stating that "any Alien being a free white person, who shall have resided within the limits and under the jurisdiction of the United States for the term of two years, may be admitted to become a citizen thereof." Under early U. laws, African Americans were not eligible for citizenship. In 1962, New Mexico became the last state to enfranchise Native Americans.