It is really driven by how ordinary citizens and the interest groups in which we organize ourselves try to use government. Roses: [00:02:03] Jack, let`s start with a broad question, what were the biggest constitutional differences between federalists and anti-federalists? Federalism is a form of government that divides power between the national government and the governments of the Länder. In the United States, there is a federal judicial system. In addition, each state has its own courts. To learn more about this alternating court system, visit the Student Center State Courts vs Federal Courts page. Mercy Otis Warren has been described as “the leading female intellectual of the Revolution and the early Republic” (Michals, 2015, para. 1; National Museum of Women`s History). .