Write on, Mercy!

Vote for Mercy Otis Warren as Most Valuable Woman of the Revolutionary War!

Accomplishments

Intelligent

  • Wrote the history of the American Revolution
  • Used her notes from meetings and conversations from the Sons of Liberty

Influential

  • Wrote many plays and book
  • Books and plays made fun of the British
  • Talked about why the colonists needed to fight
  • Persuaded colonists to join the Army or to take part in the cause

Brave

  • Wrote things that could of put her in prison or hung
  • Hosted forbidden meetings at her house for the Sons of Liberty.

Life-Changing

  • Without Mercy's books and plays maybe not as many colonists would of joined the Army
  • Colonists wouldn't been persuaded that it was the right cause to join
  • Work pushed people to make impossible decisions

Vote For Mercy!