Declaration Of Independence: The Boston Massacre And Intolerable Act

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Question of independence was raising in the colonies due to the Boston Massacre and the Intolerable Acts. Lead to the forming of the Second Continental Congress, delegates came to discuss major issues in the colonies. Continental army begin to grow, however the men were not disciplined. Dunmore’s proclamation allowed slaves to be freed if they fought for the King’s army. Common sense by Tom Paine lead to the writing Declaration of Independence. The War has begun, the colonist had to pick sides and so did the Indians. The colonies became states, and people become divided over slavery as war occurs. Colonist struggle at the beginning of the war because of incompetence and lack of experiences. Foreign allies lend a hand, such as France. War comes
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