"No Taxation Without Representation" Explained

"No Taxation Without Representation" Explained

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  • Freedom to petition the king Freedom to bear arms for self-defense Freedom from taxation...without the agreement of Parliament Freedom from armies being raised during peacetimes
  • In 1215 the Nobles of England force King John to sign the Magna Carta.
  • King's power not above the law Check with Nobles on taxes Trial by jury
  • For quite sometime nobles and elected common people served as the law makers (Parliament) along with the king or queen.
  • In 1689 by William III and Mary II, replace King James II who was trying to make the position of king more powerful once again. 
  • The Glorious Revolution
  • The couple agreed to sign the English Bill of Rights which gave Parliament power over the monarch.
  • 1765-Parliament discusses French and Indian War debt.
  • Parliament Represents all British citizens everywhere.
  • We pay more than we are asking them to pay!
  • Tax the colonies!
  • Parliament doesn't represent us.
  • We have our own elected officials!
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