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The American Spirit

Madison argues that oligarchy is difficult in America because of our size and diversity… but critics consistently cited the House of Representatives as the most susceptible institution in the new government. 140 more words

History

A Government of the People, By the People, For the People.... How it Really Works, According to Thomas Jefferson

by Diane Rufino, September 20, 2017

Thomas Jefferson articulated the absolute right of a state to secede from the Union. He did so in 1798, in 1799, in 1816, and up until his death in 1826 (July 4, the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence). 1,312 more words

A Government of the People, By the People, For the People.... How it Really Works, According to Thomas Jefferson

by Diane Rufino, September 20, 2017

Thomas Jefferson articulated the absolute right of a state to secede from the Union. He did so in 1798, in 1799, in 1816, and up until his death in 1826 (July 4, the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence). 1,312 more words

A Government of the People, By the People, For the People... How it Really Works, According to Thomas Jefferson

by Diane Rufino, September 20, 2017

Thomas Jefferson articulated the absolute right of a state to secede from the Union. He did so in 1798, in 1799, in 1816, and up until his death in 1826 (July 4, the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence). 1,312 more words

A Government of the People, By the People, For the People.... How it Really Works, According to Thomas Jefferson

by Diane Rufino, September 20, 2017

Thomas Jefferson articulated the absolute right of a state to secede from the Union. He did so in 1798, in 1799, in 1816, and up until his death in 1826 (July 4, the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence). 1,312 more words

A Government of the People, By the People, For the People.... How It Really Works, According to Thomas Jefferson

by Diane Rufino, September 20, 2017

Thomas Jefferson articulated the absolute right of a state to secede from the Union. He did so in 1798, in 1799, in 1816, and up until his death in 1826 (July 4, the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence). 1,312 more words

Proposed amendments to the U.S. Constitution seldom go anywhere

Source: Pew Research Center

BY DREW DESILVER

U.S. politicians say they revere the Constitution, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have plenty of ideas for changing it. 238 more words

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