The Fall of the Roman Empire: Accepting Barbarians
World History → Ancient Rome → Fall of the Roman Empire
The Roman Senate debates whether or not to accept the Barbarians into Roman society. The senators in favor of the decision feel that accepting Barbarians will make their society grow even stronger. The senators against the decision believe that the Barbarians will still not be loyal to Roman society. Caesar's decision to accept the Barbarians into Rome is made with the expectation that they will be loyal to Rome.
Public Discussion Questions
Why does the first senator argue against the acceptance of barbarians?
Why does the second senator argue in favor of accepting barbarians?
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