We whooped your guy's asses out numbered and with out supplies. How could you beat us when we have a far Superior navy and army.
Without supplies? You seem to forget the role of the French.
Right, as the world goes, is only in question between equals in power, while the strong do what they can and the weak suffer what they must.
There is a modern myth that people have always tended towards democracy, constitutions, electoral rights; but in truth, love of freedom has never been the predominant note of popular politics. At most times, popular demand has been for a strong government.