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  •  Quoting Hamilton (3+ / 0-)
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    tln41, ozsea1, koNko

    is interesting, since he probably feared democracy more than most of the other framers, although the vast majority shared his, Madison's, and Jay's view that government should represent the interests of the wealthy elite, and that democracy was dangerous.

    Never be deceived that the rich will permit you to vote away their wealth. - Lucy Parsons

    by cruz on Thu Oct 18, 2012 at 06:07:00 AM PDT

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