THE BOSTON MASSACRE & PROPAGANDA

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Over the next few days we are going to study PROPAGANDA by looking at an episode in history that was a catalyst to the American Revolutionary War, an episode in history that has come to be called The Boston Massacre. This event, although undeniably tragic, was made even more tragic in its use by radical patriots, like Paul Revere, as propaganda to stir up hatred of the British by the colonists.

We will watch this together as a class but if you need to watch this show on your own, or would like to watch it again on your own, you can watch the entire show by going to the schooltube website by CLICKING HERE

While watching the Unsolved History record some evidences on this Evidence Sheet

 






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