they shall be punished for what they did in bostin
yes they shall
Stamp Act 1765
HAHA we got you stupid tax collecter now come with us!
hot sticky tar
Beating these fake tax collectors is so fun, this will show them not to tax us!
Attention: now taxes on almost all paper things including legal documents, playing cards, newspaper and more
Townshed Act 1767
We hate taxes! no more taxes on Tea, Glass, Paintings and more!
NO TAXATION WITHOUT REPRESENTATION!!!!!
after the Boston tea party British parament passed law to punished people in Boston
Boston Tea Party 1773
Let's show King George that we the sons of liberty and our fellow colonists hate the taxes on tea!
This event helped lead to the call for independence by being the first violent act along the road to revolution this showed that nor King George or the colonist were messing around and that they would go to great extents to prove points. The colonist were so outraged about the tax that they had to pay that they covered tax collectors in hot, sticky tar and threw feathers on them. This obviously meant that no one wanted to be a tax collector which infuriated King George causing him to raise taxes,
This is it! King George is horrible and everyone needs to know that! We need to separate and go to war so made a pamphlet convincing everyone to do and think that!
After continuous protesting, King Geroge finally repealed taxes on everything except tea. This made the colonist feel like they had a lot of power so they decided that they were going to keep this fight going. That later led to the Boston Tea Party. This is important to the contribution for the call for independence because it showed that even though they got their way they were not
Lexington and concord
This event was one of the most famous acts along the road to revolution. It was a big deal because it caused such a big mess. It shut down the Bostonharborlowering the food sources, it ruined the water, and it caused King George to once again raise taxes and place even more restrictions. This helped lead to the road to revolution because it was just one more thing that aggravated King George, It also made him place very hard
Thomas Paine has had enough, he says the colonists have tried so hard to keep peace but now they are done. Yet there are still some people supporting King George. Thomas creates a pamphlet trying to convince people to go to war saying that the government is being tyrannical ad much more. This event was what finally caused war and the declaration of independence to be made. Over time the colonist and parliament have been playing a game of tug of war all leading up to this moment,
He's right, King George is horrible and we've kept peace this whole time but its over, were standing up for ourselves.
the colonies gathered together to defend there supplies stock a concord with the force of 400, They where armed and ready having hard word that the British indeed arriving