The articals of the confederation were Americas form of government and they are struggling a little bit because the states have more power then the country does. The country had no power to tax the states so if the states didn't want to pay the taxes they didn't have too.
each state has the same power so the big states and small states have the same amount when they vote even though they are bigger.
The Articals of the Confederate lacked power over the states and gave the states to much power to do what they wanted to.
Congress had no national army or navy. We cpould not pay off our dept do we had to print more money to pay france and one silver coin is 20 paper dolllars.
Congress has no power to tax the states so they can not pay o there dept and if they get into war it will not be good.z
The northwest ordnance was where in the north you could not own slaves and everyone wanted to mover there because it was nicer.
You are not aloud to own slaves in the northwest ordnance. You would get immediate freedom of religion and other civil liberty are garenteed. Native Americans were garenteed decent treatment and ejacation is proved for everyone.
Shays rebellion was 1500 farmers and went after arms to go for Boston but were stopped by a malitai and only 4 farmers died, the rest fled.
Shays rebellion was farmers did not like the new taxes and the decided to protest the taxes by trying to get guns and march to Boston to take it over.