England was taxing the colonists for the tea and stamps and a lot of other stuff, yet they had no one over in Parliament to represent our side . So the colonists said the heck with this and disguised as Native Americans, they threw the tea in Boston Harbor.
I do! England sent tea from the East India tea company, but the Bostonians didn't want that tea. Long story short, the Bostonians boarded the ships in the harbor and threw all the tea into Boston harbor