Today is May 6th of 1789, and yesterday word has that King Louis XVI has called the estates general . Yes, it has been over 175 years since a meeting has been called for the circumstances of the government which would make it difficult for the member to agree or come to terms with a reasonable resolution. Jacques Necker, Swiss Banker and finance maker for King Louis XVI was a critical decision maker in this consequential meeting. This meeting was called to discuss the controversy between the clergy , nobility, and commoners. However, the commoners were kicked out o the meeting .Being a member of the nobility I understand the suffering and pain the commoners go threw, no being able to feed their families.
By Isidore-Stanislaus Helman (1743-1806) and Charles Monnet (1732-1808) (Bibliothèque nationale de France) [Public domain], <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AEstatesgeneral.jpg">via Wikimedia Commons</a>
Jacques Necker was born in Geneva, on September 30, 1732. He became a very wealthy man through financial speculations . He Madame de Verménou who birthed Germaine de Staël.
Sieyes is a clergyman and political member of the third estates. Born on December 27, 1748.
On the other hand , Clergyman & political writer, Emmanuel Sieyes believes that everyone should be have equal representation & genuine representatives. This is understood, however, how will us nobility & clergymen adapt to this drastic change after not having to pay taxes for this long. Will the commoners rebel ? Will we seek a solution that satisfies all estates ? Or will this continue to be a great ruckus?