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I disagree with you. I believe that the colonists were not justified in resisting the British policies after the French and Indian War. As you stated, a country has a right to tax its own people and to enforce laws. Do you not agree then that it was okay for the colonists to have to be taxed too, since they had moved from England to America to live as British citizens? The colonists desired to be treated like every other British citizen, but at the same time, they did not think it was fair for them to pay taxes. I believe that if they wanted to be treated like a British citizen for all the good aspects, they should also be treated like a British citizen in terms of taxation. Regarding your comment on colonists being denied direct representation
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