Constitutional Convention by Shmoop
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Constitutional Convention by Shmoop

Constitutional Convention, a la Shmoop. After winning the Revolutionary War, early Americans feared that the US could turn into a monarchy. That is, a country run by a big fat dictator called a king… …just like the one we had fought a war to free ourselves from. Our central government was very weak. People had […]

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Federalism by Shmoop
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Federalism by Shmoop

Federalism, a la Shmoop. Any time you and your sibling have gotten into it with each another… your parents have likely stepped into the ring to separate the two of you, and to get you both to play nice. Well, back when our country was even younger than…you and your sibling… …it got into some […]

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