The American Revolution was important not just for our own country, but for the entire world as well. While the French sought freedom from its own oppressive monarchy around the same time as the U.S., their motives were a bit different from the American colonists. Links: How Did the American Revolution Influence the French Revolution?
In honor of Independence Day, Connor and Brittany talk about some of their favorite stories to come out of the Revolutionary War era and the founding of the United States. Links: The American Crisis Declaration of Independence: A Transcription The Letters of John and Abigail Adams