Saturday, August 7, 2010

p. 57 A New Birth of Freedom, Jaffa

How did the Federalists and the anti-Federalists define their differences at the Founding? How do we compare that to today?

Relevant Passage: Yet the Anti-Federalists saw the proposed Constitution as an encroachment upon the rights of the states and the people, while the Federalists saw it as a means for rectifying the weaknesses of a government radically inadequate for securing those same rights.

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