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Federalist Paper #1: Introduction

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University of Toronto St. George
Political Science
Ryan Hurl

thPOL203Y1 US Government and Politics September 15 2011The Federalist Papers 1 Introduction Page 87Reserved to the people of the US to decide the important question whether societies of men are really capable or not of establishing good govt from reflection and choice or whether they are forever destined to depend for their political constitutions on accident and forceThe crisis at which we arrived may be the era in which this decision is madeA wrong election of the part we shall act may be considered the general misfortune of mankindThis idea will add the incentives of philanthropy to those of patriotism to heighten the concern which all considerate and good men must feel for the eventPage 88Most alarming obstacle that the new Constitution will have to encounter may be the obvious interest of a certain class of men in every state to resist all changes which may hazard a diminution of power emolument and consequence of the offices they hold under the state establishments And the perverted ambition of another class of men who will either
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