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How did the colonists view the Townsend acts?
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How did the Townsend Acts of 1767 that required the colonists to pay taxes on imported goods like tea affect some colonists?
The Townsend Acts really miffed some colonists. They revolted. But they were also afraid of being caught or blamed. So they dressed up like Indians and dumped tea into the harbor; they could then blame Native Americans as being the scoundrels, not the colonists, who would be punished, perhaps hung for being unruly to the King's authority.
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