GOVERNMENT--HUMAN NATURE & POLITICAL POWER
Political Society, Government, & the People. Thomas Paine.
Human Nature & the Need for Government. Alexander Hamilton.
The Power of Coercion--An Essential Power of Any Effective Central Government. George Washington.
Political Power & Human Nature. John Adams.
Government & the People. John Stuart Mill.
Government Protection--The Price of Obedience. Robert Toombs.
American Individualism, Self-reliance, & Political Authority. Alexis de Tocqueville.
The Objects of Good Government. Grover Cleveland.
Political Power Exercised by Small-minded, Mean- spirited Persons. Henry George.
The Government of a Free People. John Dickinson.
Political Liberty & the Need for a System of Separation of Powers. Baron de Montesquieu.
Tyranny--A Definition. James Madison.
Political Liberty & the Need for a System of Checks & Balances. Baron de Montesquieu.
Political Power & Human Nature. Abigail Adams.
Human Nature, Original Sin, & the Need for Limitations on the Power of Popular & Legislative Majorities. John Adams.
The Virginia Constitution of 1776 & the Need for a System of Checks & Balances. Thomas Jefferson.
The Essence of Free Government--A System of Balanced Government, or Checkes & Balances. John Adams.
The Need for a Strong Executive in a Free Government. John Adams.
The Notion that the People Are the Best Keepers of Their Own Liberties. John Adams.
Balanced Government & Protection of the Rights of the Rich & the Poor. John Adams.
Judicial Activism in the U.S. Government. Thomas Jefferson.
Tyranny of the Majority--Unlimited Majority Rule (Absolute Democracy, or Popular Despotism). Nikolai Lenin.
American Federalism & States' Rights. Tenth Amendment.
American Federalism & States' Rights. Abraham Lincoln.
Centralization of Governmental Power versus States' Rights. Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
Centralization of Governmental Power versus States' Rights. Thomas Jefferson.
Honest Government & Respect for the Law. Louis D. Brandeis.
Two Dangers to Liberty--The Extremes of Despotism & Anarchy. Alexander Hamilton.
Republican Government & Respect for the Law. Alexander Hamilton.
The Threat to Civilization Posed by Mob Violence & Disregard of the Law. Peter Viereck.
Mob Rule--A Danger to American Liberty & Govern- mental Institutions. Abraham Lincoln.
Moral Values & Improvement of Laws. John Stuart Mill.