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Was the American Revolution a Mistake? – The Daily Reckoning

Posted by M. C. on July 6, 2020

That the largest signature on the Declaration of Independence was signed by the richest smuggler in North America was no coincidence. He was hopping mad. Parliament in 1773 had cut the tax on tea imported by the British East India Co., so the cost of British tea went lower than the smugglers’ cost on non-British tea.

https://dailyreckoning.com/was-the-american-revolution-a-mistake-2/

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