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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by Medusa View Post
    l just read it now.

    our goverment is violating our constitution too

    lets get rid of them

    but we need a real republic to do it

    a democratic one..
    i have to favor a true republican one of balance of power, our states and the people, so that no one can control all power and become tyrannical....

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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by ernst barkmann View Post
    An elective despotism was not the government we fought for; but one in which the powers of government should be so divided and balanced (pre 17th ) among the several bodies of magistracy as that no one could transcend their legal limits without being effectually checked and restrained by the others.

    James Madison: Federalist No. 58, 1788
    madison lost his validity in the previous post
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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by Medusa View Post
    l just read it now.

    our goverment is violating our constitution too

    lets get rid of them

    but we need a real republic to do it

    a democratic one..
    anything but a bourgeois democracy please

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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by ernst barkmann View Post
    i have to favor a true republican one of balance of power, our states and the people, so that no one can control all power and become tyrannical....
    teh deep state controls the power .
    "Sovereignty is not given, it is taken." ATATÜRK

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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by Medusa View Post
    madison lost his validity in the previous post
    explain?

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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by Medusa View Post
    teh deep state controls the power .
    under republican government the 50 states have powers, and people have powers.

    this divides power between the two, so neither of them can abuse the power they hold.

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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by ernst barkmann View Post
    under republican government the 50 states have powers, and people have powers.

    this divides power between the two, so neither of them can abuse the power they hold.
    teh deep state controls all of them
    "Sovereignty is not given, it is taken." ATATÜRK

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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by Medusa View Post
    teh deep state controls all of them
    sorry i am not understanding this.

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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by ernst barkmann View Post
    sorry i am not understanding this.
    maybe you should search about some conspiracy theories
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    Re: Should the choosing of Senators be taken from the people and given back to the st

    Quote Originally Posted by Medusa View Post
    maybe you should search about some conspiracy theories
    i didn't under what you where typing to me.

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