The Boston Massacre

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What was it?

The Boston Massacre was in march, 5, 1770. It was the street fight that was between a patriot mob. Several colonist were killed and this led to a campaign by speech writers to rouse the life of the citizens.They also called it "The Bloody Massacre."

Why was it important?

It increased tension between GB and the colonists.The event galvanized many towards the cause of independence from the British.It led to the American Revolution.