Articles Of Confederation Reaction To Rebellion

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Reaction to Rebellion I believe in Washington’s words that the United States Government was closing in on anarchy and confusion. The government under the Articles of Confederation was very unstable, as the central government was designed so that it would not be that powerful. This was thought to be a good thing, but turned out to be a very bad one. States were competing fiercely amongst each other because it did not seem as if they were the same country, but instead small separate nations. Each state wanted the other’s business, territory, or power. States would cheat on each other as there was no national court system, and none of the governments, whether it is of the state or the nation, had any spare money to use for paying former soldiers
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