It doesn't matter is the prices are lower, we will not buy tea that is taxed !
The Intolerable Acts
The soldiers accused of murder and going to know be trailed in England
I have made a new set of laws
All just because we spilled the tea !
This is nonsense!
The harbor is now closed
Massachusetts is now under British control
Colonist were attacking the British soldiers because they were upset that they were being taxed and were protesting. This one was a violent protest and led to the soldiers killing five men and injured many more. The soldiers claimed that they were being attacked and acted in self defense. While the colonist side other the story contradicted their statements.
The Fist Continental Congress
We were being attacked !
It was self defense !
Colonist were mad that the king had made the taxes on the tea cheaper, because even though it was better to buy the British tea they were still taxed so they didn't want to buy it. So what they did was they got all of the tea on a cargo boat and threw them over board into the ocean, to protest against the taxes.
Lexington and Concord
The British are coming !! The British are coming !!!!
The king had heard that they colonist had thrown all the tea into the ocean. So, he made a knew set of laws that were; The Boston harbor was closed, If a soldier was accused of murder they were know going to know be trialed in England, and Massachusetts was know under British control.
Fifty leaders from twelve colonies came together in Philadelphia. They talked about their liberty and the tyranny. They all agreed to send a letter to King George taking about all of their complaints and to recognize their rights.
A battle between the British soldiers and the colonist. The british thought that they could go early in the morning to Concord and attack the colonist off guard. A man named Paul refer road on his horse and warmed every one. The fist battle the british won, but then the colonist got more men and beat the soldiers.