The Articles of Confederation – II: Ratification – Extra History

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The Continental Congress sent the Articles of Confederation to the thirteen states for ratification, but Maryland insisted on changes that Virginia rushed to oppose. Meanwhile, the American Revolutionary War raged on.
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  1. Extra Credits

    May 13, 2017 at 11:39 am

    The Articles of Confederation are ready! Congress sends them to the states for ratification… and the bickering begins.

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  2. jimmyhatts

    May 13, 2017 at 12:09 pm

    Oh you are just spoiling us now Extra Credits

  3. LordOfCombat

    May 13, 2017 at 12:11 pm

    YES! At long long last!


    May 13, 2017 at 12:42 pm

    I'm calling it now- the financier was Walpole.

  5. infinity 0 [David L]

    May 13, 2017 at 12:46 pm

    they needed…..


  6. madogthefirst

    May 13, 2017 at 1:08 pm

    Why let a little thing like the lack of food, stable currency, and disagreeing states get in the way of revolutionary war?

  7. Corlys Velaryon

    May 13, 2017 at 1:28 pm

    Can you please please PLEASE!! make a series about the princess palatine ? The wife of the duke of orleans she has an amazing and funny history hope you can read this !.

  8. kornetbeef

    May 13, 2017 at 1:45 pm

    I see British Prime Minister throwing money!!!

  9. Heds123

    May 13, 2017 at 2:06 pm

    3:053:12 Wapole you making it rain America too?

  10. Steven Anchundia

    May 13, 2017 at 2:07 pm

    Man how the fuck we won this hahaha wtf the situation is really bad

  11. Bl U

    May 13, 2017 at 2:31 pm

    thanks for covering how my country was made! schooling didn't do a good job of it. like at all.

  12. MrNeosantana

    May 13, 2017 at 3:01 pm

    I sense a very special immigrant Founding Father coming up next episode…

  13. David Idiart

    May 13, 2017 at 3:25 pm

    A fun note: The British worked major counterfeiting rings during the war, adding fuel to the dumpster fire that became the Continental Dollar.

  14. RAWR & Pupatin

    May 13, 2017 at 3:41 pm

    What's his name man?!

    (Alexander Hamilton)

  15. Sir Robert Walpole

    May 13, 2017 at 3:56 pm

    Why let rampant inflation get in the way of a good crusade?

  16. TheCoper COper

    May 13, 2017 at 4:07 pm

    So US has been politically inept since its conception? Good to know!

  17. Janos Jalics

    May 13, 2017 at 4:11 pm

    Financier, you say? I believe we have somebody ready to go by the name of Robert Morris.

  18. saintmaster22

    May 13, 2017 at 4:34 pm

    seeing this channel grow has been amazing, and i hope it will continue to be!

  19. Lord Caelvanir

    May 13, 2017 at 4:48 pm

    1st episode: Time for a new nation!
    2nd episode: We have to loot our own nation!

  20. kn1ghtpr1nce

    May 13, 2017 at 4:55 pm

    Need a financier? It was walpole

  21. Auraspeed

    May 13, 2017 at 5:17 pm

    Fuck Virginia

  22. TheEvilAdventurer

    May 13, 2017 at 5:20 pm

    Washington when talking to his right hand man must have been like; 'I’m being honest; I’m working with a third of what our Congress has promised'

  23. Mokie Bie

    May 13, 2017 at 5:25 pm

    'They needed…"

  24. LJS_27

    May 13, 2017 at 5:55 pm

    Hamilton takes the stage

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