Around 900 B.C., a group of people known as the Mayans begin to settle the territory around the Yucatan Peninsula. By 300 A.D., the Mayan culture had become quite advanced. The Mayans were not ruled by a central government. They shared the same language, traditions and culture, but they were led by small local governments.
Conscience is that still, small voice that is sometimes too loud for comfort.
On December 20, 1860, South Carolina was the first state to secede from the Union.