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  • WHAT AM I SUPPOSED TO DO TO TAKE CARE OF MY FAMILY NOW THAT YOU'RE TAKING MY LAND!?!?!
  • Shays Rebellion "The Shay Depression" 1786 Marcus Baca
  • Foreclosure!
  • I'll do anything to pay off my debt
  • How are we gonna pay off our debts?
  • Didn't pay off debt or pay taxes so they threw me in jail!
  • After the American Revolution, an economic Depression hit the United States. People lost their jobs and economic activity slowed down.
  • You're not taking our farms that we worked hard for .
  • Farmers were greatly impacted by this depression. Many farmers were in a very difficult situation as they could not repay their debts.
  • Back to the Farm
  • Do what us minute men say.
  • To make matters even worse, the state of Massachusetts raised taxes. If farmers in Massachusetts could not pay his taxes, the state threatened to take his farm or throw the farmer in jail.
  • The Articles of Confederation were not so great .
  • In 1786, Daniel Shays, a former Patriot soldier who fought at Bunker Hill and Saratoga, organized a rebellion. 1,000 farmers took part in this rebellion. They gathered near a courthouse and prevented the state from taking farms from farmers who could not pay their taxes.
  • The government of Massachusetts sent the militia to drive the farmers away and to send them back to their farms.
  • Many Americans saw Shays' Rebellion as a sign that the Articles of Confederation did not work as an effective constitution for the United States of American.
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