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Federalist and Anti-Federalist Debate Rings True to this Day

The federalists and the anti-federalists debated what form of democracy should be formed over the newly founded United States of America. Should the country have an overarching government, or should the states maintain the power to govern themselves? This debate … Continue reading

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Thomas Paine’s Effect on American Ideals and Government

“Common Sense” by Thomas Paine was written to start the American Revolution, but how much has it shaped the country over the past two hundred years? One of the first things Paine says is, “Society is produced by our wants, … Continue reading

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