Athens’ Government

The Athenian government was a democratic government, all true Athenian male citizens were included in the Assembly. Then there was the Council of 500, they were either elected or chosen from the Assembly. The Law Courts were also elected or randomly chosen from the Assembly, they were used as judges and juries changing every year. … More Athens’ Government

Peloponnesian War

The Peloponnesian War was fought because Sparta was not happy with Athens’ Delian Fund League. The Delian League was supposed to be a fund to build more ships for Athens’ navy, but was instead being used to generate money to beautify and rebuild burnt down Athens. It was a stale mate war, eventually they made … More Peloponnesian War