comic book part2
Updated: 2/12/2020
comic book part2

Storyboard Text

  • I say we should expand the navy fleet by 30 ships,just In case of war.
  • Adams Expanded the Navy
  • John Adams
  • I am worried about the cost of war so I'm going to tell congress that we should not have a war with France.
  • congress
  • We congress approve!
  • French and American Ships Fight in the Caribbean
  • Cannon
  • Adams Kept Peace with France
  • Hello, I'm the Representative from the U.S. and I'm here to talk about stopping the fighting in the Caribbean.
  • They later signed a treaty to stop the fighting.
  • France
  • I, the French representative will agree to stop the fighting in the Caribbean.
  • Fearing war John Adams asked congress to expand the navy fleet by more than 30 ships.John Adams thought that war could be avoided. Congress later then approved to expand the fleet.John Adams did not want to go to war because of the cost, so he did not ask congress to declare war.Instead, he tried to reopen peace talks with France.
  • Alien Act
  • I, the President deport you because you are a non citizen plotting against the U.S.
  • Alien Friends Act
  • Alien Enemy Act
  • We the government are deporting this male because we are starting a war with his nation.
  • You two are under arrest for not obeying the Sedition Act.
  • American and French ships started fighting in the Caribbean.
  • Sedition Act
  • I hate the federal government!
  • John Adams sent a representative to France to try to end the fighting in the Caribbean.Then the U.S. and France both signed a treaty to stop the fighting.
  • Kentucky and Virginia Resolution
  • We agree that the acts are unconstitutional and we will stop the acts
  • I'm plotting against the U.S. even though my country is at peace with them U.S. and I'm not a citizen.
  • There were two different types of Alien Acts. They were the Alien Friends Act and the Alien Enemy Act.The Alien Friends Act is when the President deports non citizens suspected of plotting against the U.S. The Alien Enemy Act is when the government arrests or deports all male citizens of an enemy nation in the event of a war.
  • I a man from a different nation that is at war with the U.S. I hope that they don't arrest or deport me.
  • The Sedition Act was a law that stated no person could publish or vocalize criticism about the federal government. Basically, this act was taking away your freedom of speech and freedom of the press.
  • I hate the federal government!
  • The Kentucky and Virginia Resolution states that the Alien and Sedition Acts were unconstitutional.
  • I say that the Alien and Sedition Acts are unconstitutional.