Episode 2: Did a Game of Lacrosse Spark the American Revolution?
Back in 1763, the British Government laid out the Royal Proclamation of 1763 upon the American Colonies. This proclamation forbade any settlement of British citizens west of the Appalachian Mountains. With a growing population, a lack of land, and no voice in the British Government this decision angered many colonists and is often cited as one of the main reasons for the American Revolution. But how did a lacrosse game influence the colonies in their revolt against Great Britain? To find out, you'll just have to take a listen!