Federalists TeeJay, Nick, Khali, Rachel TeeJay
Federalist <ul><li>The federalists are people who wanted ratification of the constitution </li></ul><ul><li>The anti feder...
What strategies did federalist use in the struggle for ratification? <ul><li>The federalists bribed to rush the process so...
Factions <ul><li>A smaller group within a larger group. </li></ul><ul><li>It is like the special teams on a football team....
Central Argument <ul><li>Civic virtue can’t be relied on as the sole support of a government that protects peoples rights ...
How did the ratification succeed? <ul><li>Nine states voted to ratify the constitution except New York and Virginia.  </li...
How did the ratification succeed? <ul><li>Next step was getting North Carolina and Rhode Island to approve the constitutio...
Critical Thinking <ul><li>1 .  Do modern communications technologies promote the formation of “majority factions” in Ameri...
Timeline for wiki <ul><li><object type=&quot;application/x-shockwave-flash&quot; height=&quot;350&quot; width=&quot;425&qu...
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  1. 1. Federalists TeeJay, Nick, Khali, Rachel TeeJay
  2. 2. Federalist <ul><li>The federalists are people who wanted ratification of the constitution </li></ul><ul><li>The anti federalists were against ratification and argued that the federalists gained ratification illegally </li></ul>TeeJay
  3. 3. What strategies did federalist use in the struggle for ratification? <ul><li>The federalists bribed to rush the process so the anti federalists didn’t have the time to oppose them </li></ul><ul><li>They scheduled the ratification too early so westerners from Pennsylvania couldn’t send many delegates </li></ul><ul><li>They also published essays in newspapers to get people to support ratification and to rebut anti federalist arguments </li></ul>TeeJay
  4. 4. Factions <ul><li>A smaller group within a larger group. </li></ul><ul><li>It is like the special teams on a football team. </li></ul><ul><li>Or an American baseball team going to china. </li></ul>Nick
  5. 5. Central Argument <ul><li>Civic virtue can’t be relied on as the sole support of a government that protects peoples rights and promote their welfare. </li></ul><ul><li>The way the constitution organizes the government. </li></ul><ul><li>The representation of different interests in the government will protect basic rights. </li></ul>Nick
  6. 6. How did the ratification succeed? <ul><li>Nine states voted to ratify the constitution except New York and Virginia. </li></ul><ul><li>Without Virginia the nation would be split in two, and New York was America’s primary commercial hub. </li></ul><ul><li>The Federalists struck a deal. </li></ul><ul><li>They added a bill of rights to the Constitution. </li></ul><ul><li>New York and Virginia approved. </li></ul>Khali
  7. 7. How did the ratification succeed? <ul><li>Next step was getting North Carolina and Rhode Island to approve the constitution. </li></ul><ul><li>North Carolina approved when the ten amendments became the Bill of Rights. </li></ul><ul><li>Rhode Island finally ratified when its largest city, Providence, threatened to leave and join the union. </li></ul>Khali
  8. 8. Critical Thinking <ul><li>1 . Do modern communications technologies promote the formation of “majority factions” in America today? Why or why not? </li></ul><ul><li>Have modern communications technologies contributed to a country that is at least as factional as Madison observed in 1787? Why or why not? </li></ul><ul><li>How relevant do you think Madison’s argument in Federalist 10 remains today? </li></ul>Khali
  9. 9. Timeline for wiki <ul><li><object type=&quot;application/x-shockwave-flash&quot; height=&quot;350&quot; width=&quot;425&quot; data=&quot;http://www.circavie.com/flash/timeline.swf&quot;><param name=&quot;movie&quot; value=&quot;http://www.circavie.com/flash/timeline.swf&quot; /><param name=&quot;flashvars&quot; value=&quot;embedded=true&tguid=366b7300-8b88-5b6b-8203-37628211fc1a&baseurl=http://www.circavie.com&quot; /></object> </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.circavie.com/timelines/366b7300-8b88-5b6b-8203-37628211fc1a </li></ul>

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