The Anti-Federalists

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The passing of the Constitution was a difficult task for Journalists. In or der to get the anti-federalists to agree in favor of the constitution, they created a paper called the federalist paper. The anti-federalists didn’t want this constitution to be passed in fear that it would give too much power to the central government and create an absolute monarchy. Although there were many arguments in favor of the constitution, the anti-federalists wanted nothing to do with it. The anti-federalists don’t want to become anything like Great Britain, but the federalist paper states that we shouldn’t fear a strong central government because it is needed to protect individual liberty. It also goes on to say that the constitution is needed
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