The stamp act
The Stamp Act
What is it?
The stamp act Is stamps on newspapers , boxes , Tea, and more."An act of the British Parliament in 1756 that exacted revenue from the American colonies by imposing a stamp duty on newspapers and legal and commercial documents. Colonial opposition led to the act's repeal in 1766 and helped encourage the revolutionary movement against the British Crown."
Part 2 of the Stamp Act
" No taxation without representation"
"No taxation without representation" is a slogan originating during the 1750s and 1760s that summarized a primary grievance of the American colonists in the Thirteen Colonies, which was one of the major causes of the American Revolution.''