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In my report I will be discussing the Boston Massacre I will be looking at theBoston Massacre from three different perspectives These perspectives are the Bostoncolonists and Samuel Adams Tom Hutchinson Lieutenant Governor and ActingGovernor in 1770 and Captain Preston and his troops I will also hold some depositionsfrom people who were actually close or at the massacre I will be show the differenceson how all three felt about the situation Due to great burden from the different acts that brought many unwanted taxesfrom the British government the minds of the Boston citizens were greatly irritated Some individuals were so irritated that they were abusive in their language towards themilitary The colonists felt like they were in a prison Everywhere they turned they sawguards These guards would frequently question and harass people just passing by Parents were even getting worried for their daughters because the soldiers would makesexual remarks towards them Many red-coats were in search of different off-duty jobs which meant they would be taking away jobs from the Boston laborers Many timeswhen the soldiers left their barracks and were walking about the town carried largeclubs for the purpose of assaulting the people Many would say that the colonists had every right to be mad and irritated Butwhat about the soldiers They were just taking commands from the country that they aredefending and fighting for To them they were just doing the right thing But we allknow that they went to extremes by the frequent wounding of persons by their bayonetsand cutlasses and the numerous instances of bad behavior in the soldiery This also ledthe colonists to figure out the England did not send those troops over for their well-being but were there just for the benefit of England But once again they were only taking Early on the evening of March 5 1770 a crowd of laborers began throwing hardpacked snowballs at soldiers
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