British and France attempted to cut off trades with America because America was trading with both of them. This was them violating America's natural rights.
The Embargo Act
British forced deserters to come back and searched most American ships to see if they were hiding there. During this and forcing people into the Navy they would often take American citizens as well
British forced deserters to come back and searched most American ships to see if they were hiding there. They asked to search the ships and when the captain rejected they open fired.
America prevented and avoided trade with all countries to avoid being caught up in the war with the British and the French. This made certain key living items decrease in value and they needed more materials.
Ohio became a state and wanted more land in the Ohio River Valley, however, this area was filled with Native Americans and would break the treaties they had with other tribes. this caused the natives to renew their treaties with Britain
The North wanted more land, the Canada forests and the South wanted Florida they were being forced to attempt and get the land by a group named the war eagles (i don't remember the name)