What was the government during the Revolutionary War?
Articles of Confederation
The Articles of Confederation (1777- 1787) served as the first written document that established the functions of the national government of the United States after it declared independence from Great Britain. It established a weak central government that mostly, but not entirely, prevented the individual states from conducting their own foreign diplomacy and coining currency. The weak central leadership built into the document caused economic confusion, legislative paralysis, and finally, in 1787, the Constitution of…
The Federalist Papers were not written during the Revolutionary War; they were written after the Constitution -- the second independent US government -- was signed and sent to the states for ratification, between October 1787 and June 1788. This was more than ten years after the Revolution. The first US government was organized under the Articles of Confederation in 1781, following the Revolutionary War.
During the Revolutionary Era, Filipinos formed several types of governments to oppose Spain's political power and gain self-governance. They formed the Katipunan, the Biak-an-Bato Republic, the Dictatorial Government, the Revolutionary Government and the First Philippine Republic. After World War II, the United States government gave the Philippines independence.