Townshend Acts

Updated: 10/6/2021
Townshend Acts

Storyboard Text

  • Well were still bankrupt and still need money soo lets set up another act...
  • THEY WENT AGAINST THE MAGNA CARTA!
  • TAX ON TEA, GLASS, LEAD, PAINT, AND PAPER
  • THEY TAXED US WITHOUT OUR CONSENT!!
  • THESE ARE EVERYDAY ITEMS!
  • woah this is big...
  • TAX ON TEA, GLASS, LEAD, PAINT, AND PAPER
  • STOP TAXING US
  • STOP THIS ACT NOW
  • NO TAX
  • NO TAXATION WITH REPRESITATION
  • NO MORE TAX
  • STOP TAXING
  • They were setting up another act for money.
  • Your right I will not buy them neither!
  • I will refuse to buy these items!
  • Indeed!
  • When the people found out they were in shock.
  • NOO! Looks like we have to repeal the act. These people are refusing to buy the products we taxed and, we are still bankrupt.
  • They got mad so they began protesting.
  • Well it looks like we have to make another act to make more money...
  • Yep..
  • They also decided to boycott.
  • sleep..
  • The colonists did so much that the British repealed the act since they still weren't making enough money.
  • So their only choice was to make another act..