Tea Party Activism: An Overview

Walter, Andrew
March 2016
Points of View: Tea Party Activism;3/1/2016, p1
General information is provided regarding Tea Party activism in the U.S. A brief history of the grassroots political movement which is connected with fiscal conservatism and smaller government is presented and its connection to the 1773 Boston Harbor action protesting taxation without representation by Great Britain is discussed. U.S. protests against the administration of U.S. president Barack Obama and the influence of the movement are also examined.


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