road to revolution comic strip 2
Updated: 11/13/2020
road to revolution comic strip 2

Storyboard Text

  • The Townshend Acts
  • we are going to tax all of the common items
  • they were trying to kill us!!
  • The Boston Massacre (1770)
  • they were peacefully protesting!
  • The Intolerable Acts
  • we closed the harbor and it wont be opened until you pay!
  • They taxed tax on glass, paper, paint, lead, and tea. This included a new way of smuggling called the writs of assistance
  • It was a small riot that later turned into a big riot and 5 colonists were killed by the soldiers. The Soldiers were not guilty of murder.
  • they closed the Boston Harbor until they payed for the tea