Warning Do not cross into this territory-King George III
What do you mean I have to pay a tax
I'm sorry, Parliament passed these taxes
No Taxation Without Representation!!
Proclamation of 1763-This act drew an imaginary line down the Appalachian Mountains that restricted expansion. Colonists would ignore this made up line imposed by a government halfway around the world.
Boycott British Goods!!!!
Do your part and buy local!
Buy American Goods!!!
Sugar and Stamp Act-The British raised taxes on Sugar, Stamps and other goods to help pay for French and Indian War. This act angers many of the colonists and hurts the economy.
We hate you go away!!
This crowd is getting out of hand, I hope they don't attack
No Taxation Without Representation-Colonists were very upset that Parliament passed taxes without their input.
Townshend Act/Reaction-The British imposed a new set of taxes, colonists start to organize and boycott British made goods. This resistance forced Parliament to repeal taxes, leaving the tax on tea.
Boston Massacre-Five British soldiers fired on a crowd of angry colonists. This event would spark outrage throughout the colonies.
Boston Tea Party-Angry colonists board ships in the Boston Harbor and throw over 300 chests of tea into the water as a protest. The British would respond with harsh laws.