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Keep in mind that in 1762 Britain temporarily seized Cuba from Spain. Until the time of the wars of the kings of France and England, the British Crown and Parliament never levied taxes upon the colonies. Government in these times is NOT subject to the consent of the governed. John Adams, a strong supporter of independence, believed that Parliament had effectively declared American independence before Congress had been able to. Ben first became known to the public as the publisher of the newspaper the Pennsylvania Gazette.

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