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Part 2 - What threats did The Federalist Papers and James Otis illuminate?

The main thrust of the Federalist Papers was to solidify the governance principles of separation of powers, insurance of proper checks and balances, and the value of Federalism. 668 more words

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Part 2 - James Otis - "Against Writs of Assistance"

Under the reign of King George II, England had engaged in a number of wars, one being the Seven Years War” with the French for present day Nova Scotia and northern parts of New England. 679 more words

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Part 2 - The Federalist Papers

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay wrote the Federalist Papers, but when they were published as articles in the New York newspapers to stir public debate they were done so anonymously. 842 more words

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