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I shall show them loyalty but should show them that I, myself can govern without them
I am so sick of the taxation from these hulligans
England, 1774. The British, even though they are many miles away, still had control over the colonies. This angered the colonists and caused them think of ways to change this problem.
September 5th, 1774 Philadelphia, the First Continental Congress gets together for a meeting. This meeting was proposed to start creating their own government which would be chosen by the people
WE NEED TO FIGHT FOR WHAT'S RIGHT!
PROTECTION AND PEACE!!
PEACE CAN SAVE US ALL!!
After much more discussion, the congress declared the declaration of rights, showing loyalty to the British crown, but not liking the way the British govern and tax the colonists.
May, 1775 Philadelphia. 12 of 13 delegates from the colonies meet together to discuss some issues. This is known as the Second Continental Congress.
Many delegates thought about war, so they needed a leader. George Washington was picked to be leader and so he told King George that he wanted peace. The Olive-Branch Petition was then signed by John Adams even though he didn't like it.
King George denied the petition and sent over the royal navy to blockade the colonists. This was solid evidence King George was an enemy to American Liberty.
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