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The Federalist Papers A strong government can control the “violence of faction.” He claims that liberty is fuel for faction, and without liberty a political system would perish. If one abolished the product of liberty, then one would abolish its product. If one wanted to abolish factions, one would first have to abolish the liberty that produces them. Liberty is to faction Factions could be removed by destroying the liberty that produces them. Liberty cannot be abolished because it is necessary to political life. The other option would be to give all people the same opinion. Madison claims that this is impossible to accomplish because as long as man is varied and imperfect, a variety of opinions will be formed. Unequal distribution of property The majority must be prevented from acting together to carry out “schemes of oppression.” The government of a republic is run by officials elected by the people, and because of this, it can be extended over a greater region and number of people. Madison means to say that the very nature of a large republican government disables the factions that
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