The French and Indian war. After the war Britain was in a lot of financial debit because of that they started to tax America thinking it was just.
The Boston Massacre
The stamp act was a law that was passed meaning that you had to pay for any legal document.
Reaction to the Boston Massacre
WE WANT FREEDOM
The colonists were hated the tax law and called Britain out on it.
What utter buffoonery
The British solders in Boston got harassed by the colonists and in response shot and killed some of the colonists. This picture is what the colonists imagined what happened even though they were both in the wrong.
The Boston Massacre is what pushed the colonist's to finally break away from England and the British.