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Unformatted text preview: majority, this idea of a large republic would need to be implicated immediately. This large republic would make it nearly impossible for corrupt delegates to impact the government negatively, bribes would have to extend to a much larger field than before in the loose confederation. In addition, the republic would use its delegates to better refine and filter the needs of the many people, an obvious plus for the rights of the minority. Overall, by removing the power of the Articles of Confederation and instilling a central government, Madison was correct in his beliefs that the rights of the minority would be better protected. Despite the fears that America would turn into what they had just gained their freedom from, the idea of a republic was accepted nationally and a constitution was drafted which still controls our government and people today....
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