John Ball Was Right!

Spritzler, John
http://newdemocracyworld.org/revolution/john.html

Publisher:  NewDemocracyWorld
Date Written:  12/01/2014
Year Published:  2014  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX16132

John Ball was a leader of the English Peasant Rebellion of 1381, also known as Wat Tyler's Rebellion from the name of another of its leaders. Ball was a priest at a time when the feudal society consisted largely of "villeins" and "gentlefolk".