This is not fair they cant tax us without our permission!
Who do they think they are they asked the village if there okay with it!
Townshead Act 1767
Its been 2 years and they think they can tax us again!
Boston Massacre 1770
We Told You To Stay Back!
The British started to tax the colonists to pay off there debt to the French and Indian war. The colonists were very mad so they rebelled with protests.
Boston Tea Party 1773
Another Tax was raised torwards the colonists, Taxable goods included - glass, lead, tea, ect. The colonists reconized this tax and grew very angry torwards the British, they protested all over again.
First Continental Congress 1774
British soldiers were stationed in Boston March 5, Several soldiers were stationed in front f the custom house they sot and killed five colonist while they were collecting tax's. The colonists blamed British soldiers and demaned the king to remove all soldiers from Boston, The soldiers were sent to trial for murder.
Lexington and Concord 1775
Tea Act forced colonists to buy tea from only British Goverment. The colonists were furious. Protesters raised several ships in Boston harbor and dumped hundreds of chest of tea into the harbor water.
Representives from 12 of 13 colonies meet in Philadephia to discus what is happening in New England. They decieded to present their corn praints to parliament and king undifined group. the event did not made the colonists angry it helped bring them together.
Paralaiment rejected every request made by the first continetal congress. Britsih troops left Boston on a march to Lexington and Concord. Now the blood was spilled a new meeting in philadelphia will prepare them for the war.