Read the document, google it. You will find ideals in the first half of The Declaration, which is our Creed. We fight and die ideals in foreign lands. Later you see the detailing of abuses- Clear Attack Upon the King- and then WE Are the USA. Notice “we hold these truths”.
What does the document say about freedom and what are the rights of the people and how do we rate as a nation in support of these ideals. Are we really so free?
Conclude: Do we believe in the sanctity of national self determination? (Please look that idea up, if you are unfamiliar). https://www.americanforeignrelations.com/O-W/Self-Determination-The-american-revolution.html (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.