Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 8 years ago

What were Madison’s view of “auxiliary precautions”?

What were Madison’s view of “auxiliary precautions” as a guard against the tyranny of the majority in democracy.

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  • Tim D
    Lv 7
    8 years ago
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    He mentioned that in the federalist #51. Everyone has certain basic rights that not even an elected government can transgress; they were intended to protect a minority from majority rule.

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