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Patrick Henry's "Liberty" Speech

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Before 1776, colonyists in what is now America were ruled by Britain. Patrick Henry told people that this was not write. He did not like british law’s and wanted to starts an army to fight for freedom. In a speach, he said he was not afraid of dyeing. Henry’s famous quote was Give me liberty or give me death!” his words made others beleive they should start a war. In 1775, the American Revolution began.

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Before 1776, colonists in what is now America were ruled by Britain. Patrick Henry told people that this was not right. He did not like British laws and wanted to start an army to fight for freedom. In a speech, he said he was not afraid of dying. Henry’s famous quote was "Give me liberty or give me death!” His words made others believe they should start a war. In 1775, the American Revolution began.

 

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