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  • Brutus Anti Federalist Papers

    The Anti-Federalist Papers, which is a series of articles against the formation of a large federal government, emerged after the United Sates Constitution was drafted. The Anti-Federalist Papers include the many concerns of a writer by the name of Brutus. As a response John Jay, Alexander Hamilton, and James Madison wrote multiple responses in favor of the formation of the federal government under one pen name; Publius. The examination of the Anti-Federalist Papers with the response of the Federalist Papers display the various agreements with overlapping ideals that were expressed after the creation of the United States Constitution. The competing works of Brutus and Publius demonstrate similar themes such as a supporting a limited and republican…

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  • James Madison And Alexander Hamilton: The Federalist Papers

    Although The Federalist papers are a thing of the past, they contribute and play a major role in our society today. From aiding our government in making decisions to contributing in the manner our political system is set up today. Many different people such as: John Jay, James Madison, and Alexander Hamilton composed The Federalist Papers. Even though numerous and distinctive minds put their hard work, determination, and outstanding ideas into these documents, they all had one purpose. The hope…

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  • The Federalist Analysis

    sickly child, James loved to read. From that, academics swept him off of his feet, leading him towards a successful carrier in politics. Through politics, Madison, father of the Constitution, accomplished both minor and major tasks which all assisted the promising future of America. He helped write the Federalist Papers,…

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  • The Founding Fathers: A Minorities In Action Analysis

    James Madison’s main argument is that factions are a problem in a well governed society, and that that a good republic should prevent the tyranny of the majority, and protect the rights of the minorities. The constitution of The United States, and The Federalist Papers both outline how a proper republic should be established, with strategies to limit the impact of factions, and create majority and minority rights. Michael Parenti wrote “The Constitution as an Elitist Document”, in which he…

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  • Compare And Contrast Federalism 10 And Federalist 51

    After the failures of the Articles of Confederation, it was clear to the members of the Second Constitutional Convention that serious revisions to our government were necessary to have a prosperous nation. Thus the Constitution, with clear distinctions to the Articles, was drafted. James Madison, often cited as the Father of the Constitution, in conjunction with several other Federalist, like Alexander Hamilton, wrote the Federalist Papers to persuade members of Congress and the states to…

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  • Judges Vs Federal Judges

    The Federalist Papers were created to attempt to get the New York citizens to ratify the United States Constitution. The federalist paper was a compilation of eighty five letters that pushed to replace then then in place articles of confederation for a new improve constitution written in philadelphia. Federalist Paper number ten agreeing with the Constitution, which explains how the violence and damaged that happens to be caused by factions, can indeed be controlled by the government. Factions…

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  • Federalist 51 Essay

    Federalist Paper Today, the federal system is a good for large country because it is good for promoting the common good of individual then protecting individual rights just like the federalist wanted to this system to be. The United States is a big country and has many states, so it needs a big government to control all of the states and give all people their rights. In 1787, the federalist wanted a stronger central government and to give the center the government supreme power and make it more…

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  • Federalist No. 84 Analysis

    equal confidence in the two main political ideologies. One group proposed a newdocument of governing rules known as The Constitution. The Federalists had to convince theother major political power known as the Anti-Federalists. The Federalists created a progressiveset of documents known as the Federalist papers to address the Anti-Federalists fears andconcerns of the proposed Constitution. Federalist No 84 was created to address any remainingobjections to the…

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  • Brutus Issues

    for Anti-Federalist stances. Brutus emphasized on many things such as opposing to the expansion of a national government, worked against the adoption of the Constitution, and was one of the most vocal delegates in support of the protection of individual liberties. Brutus found many issues regarding the legislation granting the government too much power, power given to the judiciary, the preamble setting ends of a clause, and congress granting power over multiple things. These issues became…

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  • Alexander Hamilton's Accomplishments

    He rose up from humble beginnings to become Washington’s aide de camp during the American Revolution. He held an important role in revising the Articles of Confederation and wrote 51 of the 85 essays in the The Federalist Papers in the pursuit of ratifying the U.S. Constitution (Federici). Along with many accomplishments in writing, he also became the first Secretary of the Treasury under George Washington. There, he established a national mint, coastal guard, national bank, and corrected…

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