The Sugar Act
Samuel Adams founds the Committees of Correspondence to improve communication among the colonies.
The Stamp Act
A series of resolutions is published stating that the act violates the rights of colonists.
The Boston Massacre
Colonists protest and bring the soldiers to trial.
The Tea Act
Colonists protest by dumping shipments of British tea into Boston Harbor.
The Intolerable Acts
Colonists' resentment toward Britain builds.