Compare And Contrast The Articles Of Confederation

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The Articles of Confederation were written and ratified in 1781 and the first thing it states is, “We the People”. This phrase was written because they were afraid of strong government. This first statement shows that we as a people have to stick together and not become separated by a higher power, being government. We need a strong State Government. We can’t repeat the same thing we revolted and fought for, independence, and a will for a perfect government without an exceeding amount of power. and we can't let the same thing happen again In America our number one concept is based on freedom of the people, and by having a strong government, we can't exercise that ideal nearly as much, we need to be more based on State Government.

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