Common Sense

Paine’s pamphlet was widely recognized by contemporaries as the most influential piece of journalism to have been written during the American Revolution. In a single pamphlet, he riveted the attention of Americans on the iniquities not of Parliament (against which many were already outraged) but the Crown. Go here to view article

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