Groups & interests

Groups & interests - Groups Interests Read...

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Groups’&’Interests ’ Read federalist 10!! will be on test o what is a republic, what is a democracy o how to moderate factions o ect. Partisains o want to effect elections and get there representatives in office Interest Groups o want to effect the polices that are made by those representatives the mischief's of Factions (madison federalist, 10) o The framers were worried about the potential problem of factions in the newly formed country o A faction is a number of citizens who are united and actuated by some common issue of passion. This passion can be different from other groups of people. o according to Madison, there are two potential, "methods of curing the mischiefs of factions" § removing the causes of factions § deny liberty to people § does not work as this is what america was found upon § liberty is to faction as what air is to fire § give every one the same opinions § this won't work because it is impossible, (brainwash) would be the only way, free will. Factions are like o you cannot cure factions. you can only treat them o You can moderate them Two Types of Faction o minority faction § any faction that is comprised of less then the majority §
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