The French Revolution was necessary in order to help the people fight back to gain their equal rights, to create a new fair and just government, and so the people of France can live freely. Before the French revolution, the social structure of France was very noticeably unequal with its estate system.
The French Revolution was an important time in French History. Watching the colonies in the US succeed in their revolution, the French were inspired and desired similar success. The French citizens, especially the peasants, were tired of the French economy and the way it was run and decided to revolt.