Federalist Papers.docx - Federalist Papers 10 What is a faction A majority or a minority of the whole United by some common purpose Whose purpose is

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Federalist Papers 10 What is a faction A majority or a minority of the whole United by some common purpose Whose purpose is adverse to the rights and welfare of others. Cause of Factions But the most common and durable source of factions has been the various and unequal distribution of property. THose who hold and those who are without property have ever formed distinct interests in society. Deal with Causes or Effects Destroying the liberty or giving to every citizen the same opinions and interests Property RIghts = Goal # 1 The protection of these faculties is the first object of government . Most Dangerous Type of Faction? A majority When a majority is included in a faction, the form of popular government. Enables it to sacrifice to its ruling passion or interest both the public good and the rights of other citizens Democracy vs Republic Problems with Direct Democracy
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