American Colonies Dbq

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The people in the colonies were getting exhausted. Britain was getting annoying. They were controlling everything that happened across the Atlantic Ocean. “Britain began to enforce the long-neglected laws regulating colonial trade, and Parliament passed new laws to increase the taxes paid by the colonies.”(159). No one likes to pay taxes and now the colonists had to pay so much of it to a country that they weren’t even living in. They were paying taxes and nothing was improving in the colonies. The people began saying “No taxation without representation”(159) because there was no one from the colonies in Britain representing them in the Parliament. They began to rebel on both sides. “British soldiers in Boston opened fire on a crowd that was

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