Domestic Faction And Insurrection: Article Analysis

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The subject of Paper #10 is “The Union as a Safeguard Against Domestic Faction and Insurrection.” Right there is proof that they wanted to make sure that if any more rebellions like Shay’s arose there were safeguards in place to suppress them. Even the first line in Federalist Paper #10 is; “AMONG the numerous advantages promised by a well- constructed Union, none deserves to be more accurately developed than its tendency to break and control the violence of faction.” This shows that one benefit of having a union is being able to reign in any uprisings that may occur. It also hints at the control that the government has over the states and their rights. To me it seems like the framers of the Constitution wanted to form the Union (United States)

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