Politics is nothing. We are free only on the ocean. ~ Renato Beluche
Sunday, October 16, 2011
Seafaring Sunday: Taxation Without Representation
October 16, 1773: In an act of rebellion that would become known as the Boston Tea Party, colonists in Boston dressed up as natives and boarded British merchant ships Eleanor, Beaver and Dartmouth to dump highly taxed tea into Boston Harbor.
Header: The Boston Tea Party, engraving by Nathaniel Currier