History Camp Discussions
Thursday, May 12 @ 8 pm EST
Daniel Shays’s Honorable Rebellion: An American Story
Author Daniel Bullen, on his book, Daniel Shays’s Honorable Rebellion: An American Story, which takes on the history of the crisis from the protesters’ perspective. Through five months of nonviolent protests, the farmers kept courts throughout Massachusetts from hearing foreclosures, facing down threats from the government, which escalated to the point that Governor James Bowdoin ultimately sent an army to arrest them. Even so, the people won reforms in an electoral landslide.
Join us at HistoryCamp.org for this free, LIVE event and watch replays of earlier interviews, presentations, and discussions.