American Revolution Grievances

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The most well-known factor American Revolution is the unfair taxation of colonists, but there were numerous factors that caused the colonists to overthrow the British authority in the colonies. It can be argued that there was no substantial grounds for the American Revolution, but British king was very unjust in his decision with the colonies. These grievances can be found in The Declaration of Independence and include taxation, closing off trade ports, difficulties with soldiers, and the king refusing to acknowledge problems occurring the colonies. The most acknowledged element of the American Revolution was the British taxes placed on American colonists. Most colonists were poor farmers who, even though had taxes that were much lower in

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