Days of Revolution – Episode 9

Ned Ryun Continues His Series, “Days of Revolution.”  Listen to Episode 9, “The Sugar Act of 1764.”

In this episode:

  • The passing of The Sugar Act of 1764 and its contribution to the stirring of colonial rebellion.
  • Taxation by the British Parliament in response to growing debts from the French and Indian War.
  • The colonial response to The Sugar Act including efforts led by Samuel Adams.
  • The growing unification of the colonies based on common plight.
  • The stage is set for future conflicts over an overbearing British Parliament.