Americans fought very had to receive their independence from England. Their determination of self-rule was evident from the very beginning. From early settlement, the colonists gave evidence to this determination. The increase in control of England increased their desire to be treated fairly as English citizens, but England did not give them the feeling of fair treatment.
Ever since the beginnings of settlement, England and America had been growing apart. England was still an aristocracy,
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a strong central government and the Anti-Federalists were not. It took a long time and hard work to set up the government in which we have today. A lot of controversy still exists in politics today. But, our forefathers worked very hard to free us from Englandís unruly control over our country, and secured our right to self-government. It only proves that no government would send our country into a downward spiral of chaos.