What caused the peasants revolt?
The Poll Tax
During the peasant revolt many people died witch caused less peasants, which means less work. this caused the peasants to demand to be paid to work on the manor do to decline in labour, The peasants where more valuable. they also wanted to pay to own land and be paid to work on it. later on this declined the feudal system by taking away power from the lords
the peasants revolt in 1381 was one of the most dramatic events in English history. This was a local revolt which started in Essex, but quickly spreaded across most of the south east of England. Some of the peasants who had lost people in the revolt, took their grievances out on king Richard II, in London.