CAUSES OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
By: Niala Agudelo
At this time society was going through some crazy changes!
THE FOLLOWING MOVEMENTS LED TO REVOLUTION
CHANGES LIKE THESE LED TO THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Age of Enlightenment
In the 1700s European scientists and philosophers began examining the world through reason, or human intellect, rather than religious or spiritual faith.
"The rise of liberty and equality in this country was accomplished by the rise of slavery." -Edmund S. Morgan
Written by Thomas Paine, "Common Sense" offers an open argument against British rule and advocates for a new nation free to govern itself.