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RAFT Causes
Updated: 10/13/2020
RAFT Causes
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  • Hi! My name's Isabel, and that's my sister Ruth. We're slaves for the Locktons. They're Tories. But I don't know if I am. The British have been doing unjust things...
  • After the French and Indian War, the British set up the Proclamation Line to guard a spot where Natives couldn't come. You colonists were not happy about that.
  • Those British! Our charters included land past that stupid line!
  • I know! So much land was lost!
  • The Stamp Act taxed any papers or legal documents.
  • Did you hear about the new taxes, Elihu?
  • Yes, Anne, the British need to step out of debt through the taxes. But those annoying rebels deserve it!
  • We are the Sons Of Liberty!
  • A protest group called the Sons Of Liberty were created.
  • Well said, Patrick Henry!
  • Give me liberty, or give me death!
  • In order to save the East India Tea Party, the British taxed the tea.
  • The tea was awfully expensive.
  • Locktons
  • Maybe so, but it's quite exquisite!
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