How did your country the US begin?
Historically, there were great Empires, for example, the Roman
Empire. Later, England became a giant Empire. The British Empire
made colonies in various parts of the world. After Christopher
Columbus found the New World, England had more land to colonize and
make natives in those lands their "subjects". The land now called
The United States of America was originally fought over by several
countries, including France and Britain. After the French and
Indian War, Britain became the nearly sole ruler of the land. The
Crown of England began taxing and taxing subjects here, but the
colonists were fed up. This led to The Revolutionary War, one of
the steps taken to declaring independence from Britain.