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Days of Revolution – Episode 20

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Ned Ryun continues his series, “Days of Revolution” with episode 20. In this episode, Ned expounds on the Townshend Acts, a series of taxes and laws passed by Parliament throughout 1767 and 1768. In addition, he walks you through some of the largest power grabs that Parliament had yet attempted: The Townshend Acts The Revenue Act The Indemnity Act The Vice Admiralty Court Act

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Days of Revolution – Episode 19

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Ned Ryun continues his series, “Days of Revolution” with episode 19. In this episode Ned discusses: King George III, his life and his role in the American Revolution.

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Days of Revolution – Episode 18

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Ned Ryun continues his series, “Days of Revolution” with episode 18, “The Colonies Unite.” In this episode Ned discusses: The Stamp Act Congress

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Days of Revolution – Episode 17

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Ned Ryun continues his series, “Days of Revolution.” Listen to Episode 17, “A Violent Backlash” In this episode Ned discusses: The violent reaction to the Stamp Act in the colonies The hanging in effigy of Andrew Oliver, royal stamp agent, in Boston The ransacking of Thomas Hutchinson’s home Samuel Adams condemns the violence The New York Sons of Liberty organize public demonstrations in New York City Richard Henry Lee, future signer of the Declaration of Independence, leads a protest in Virginia The colonies unite even further in their resistance to the tyranny of Parliament and the Crown

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