Who was he? - cam
Which events brought him into politics?
What inspired him? (political ideas, religion, history) - frede
What did he accomplish, i.e. what was his contribution to the founding of the US? -freya
Find out whether he has been referred to or quoted - Mathias

Thomas Paine was an England-born political philosopher and writer who supported revolutionary causes in America and Europe. Published in 1776 to international acclaim, “Common Sense” was the first thing to advocate American independence.

Founding Fathers or Founders, were a group of American leaders who united the Thirteen Colonies, led the war for independence from Great Britain

and built a frame of government for the new United States of America upon republican principles during the latter decades of the 18th century. halla camilla