Members of the Massachusetts colony militia who could quickly be ready to fight the British.
Sons of Liberty
A group of men formed in Massachucetts, Attacked homes of tax collectors, breaking windows and stole their property. They attacked te tax collectors and even chased some out of the colony., secret society formed to oppose British policies
Committees of Correspondence
Organization founded by Samuel Adams consisting of a system of communication between patriot leaders in New England and throughout the colonies
refuse to buy, a group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organization in protest against its policies.
signed requests for action, formal request to someone in authority, usually written and signed by a group of people