The Creation of the United States
By: Kaitlyn Richardson
The Thirteen Colonies
Another problem was that Brtain was taxing the Colonists. The colonists thought is was unfair that they didn't have a say in the matter. "No taxation without represantation."
These are only a few of the problems. As time passed, the colonists began boycotting the tax collection. One of the most famous protests, was the Boston Tea Party. At this event, protesters dressed like indians and threw British tea off of the boats into the water near the coast of Boston.
These people wanted to reamin under the rule of Britain.
Patriots wanted to break away from Britain.
He was a patriot. He later becomes a general and the first president of the U.S.