The Anti-Federalists

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After the Americans won the Revolutionary War, the Americans feared a central government that was too powerful. To meet these wishes The Articles of Confederation were created, it had a weak central government and gave states the overall power. This was running the United States into the ground, which is not what was planned. They decided a change was necessary to save their country. Each representative from the thirteen colonies came together to write The Constitution. The supporters of ratifying the constitution were called Federalists and those against ratifying it were called Anti-Federalists. The Anti-Federalists would argue with points on why they were not on board to ratify the constitution, but the Federalists would counter their points.
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