Who and/or what were federalists and anti-federalists? Compare/contrast arguments. What were the fears of the anti-federalists and were they justified? Consider Patrick Henry, one of the most ardent rebels who rallied against the Constitution. How did his protests affect the final version?
Alternatively, what role did James Madison perform in structuring the new U.S. government? How did he influence the constitutional ratification debate? What were the Federalist and Anti-Federalist papers and why were they significant? With which would you have sided had you been present during that time and why? citation if its need! APA format.