Growing tensions between the Colonists and Britain
The Quartering Act
The Stamp Act
Ugh these stupid British taxes!
The French And Indian war leaves Britain in extreme debt.Britain makes colonists pay taxes.But the colonists don't like this Taxation Without Representation.
The Boston Massacre
Native americans started to attack homes because the British started moving west. Then Britain wrote a law that forced the colonists to provide the British soldiers with shelter,food,water,candles,and transportation.
The Boston Tea Party
The stamp act says that Colonists must pay taxes on printed paper.The colonists hated this law so much they started attacking tax collectors!The tension between the British and Colonists is growing.
The hatred between the Colonists and the British was extra large in Boston.Around 9 o'clock Colonists started to ptotest for taxes. The British soldiers got angry and fights broke out.There was fighting,shooting,and people threw rocks and snowballs.5 men died and many were hurt.