1st the Constitution didn't exist ....<quoted text>
I'd really like to know who's history book and constitution these idiots are looking at. Because it's definitely not the U.S. version.
The American Revolution was the result of a series of social, political, and intellectual transformations in American society, government and ways of thinking. Starting in 1765 the Americans rejected the authority of Parliament to tax them without elected representation; protests continued to escalate, as in the Boston Tea Party of 1773, and the British imposed punitive laws—the Intolerable Acts—on Massachusetts in 1774.