A law created by the British that required anyone buying sugar or molasses to pay an extra tax.
The British Government passed this act which all American colonists to pay an extra tax on all of the paper that they purchased.
Four acts that were passed by the British Government that suspended the New York Company from doing any trading.
What started as a "patriot mob" riling up a group of soldiers, ended with 5 colonists being killed.
A customs ship from Britain docked on the shores of Rhode Island, and the Sons of Liberty attacked it, and set it on fire.
The Sons of Liberty, led by Samuel Adams, sneaked on to three ships that were docked in the Boston Harbor. Dressed as indians, they dumped 342 chests of tea into the Boston Harbor.
Fifty-six delegates representing twelve of the colonies met in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to establish some sort of retaliation for the Intolerable Acts.
At the third Virginia Convention, Patrick Henry made his speech, which convinced Virginia to defend themselves against Britain.