Yes, the constitution now allows us to tax the people.
We need to tax the people
I can't believe Congress is taxing us!!! This is unfair for us small producers
Agreed, I can't believe they are taxing our main crop
This scene shows the constitution being ratified, which will now allow the government to tax the people and collect the taxes
WE WILL NOT PAY THESE TAXES! WE WILL ATTACK ANYONE WHO TRIES TO COLLECT THE TAXES!!
This shows hamilton using the new power, being able to tax people and collect them, by taxing whiskey, which was made from distilled grain. This was farmers main crop so this tax greatly upset them
We can not let this Rebellion get out of hand. Arrest citizens only when necessary.
This shows farmers hearing about the new tax, and they are upset because it a tax on their main crop
We are here to stop this rebellion! Resistance will result in an arrest and a trial
This scene shows the farmers gathering to rebel against the new tax and saying they will attack the tax collectors. One way of doing this was tar and feathering
TAR AND FEATHER THEM!!!!
George Washington is shown gather army of 13,000 militiamen to end the conflict
After the militia army moved into the areas of rebellion, they arrested several leaders, who were marched to Philadelphia for trial. The end of this rebellion marked the first use of armed force to assert federal authority