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An identity crisis

“Under the confusion of names, it has been an easy task to transfer to a republic [those] observations applicable to a democracy only.”—James Madison, Federalist 14 Numerous surveys and polls indicate that students are lacking knowledge regarding both our history and our form of government, and therefore, sadly, do not possess what James Madison called “the power which knowledge gives.”

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  • Headline: An identity crisis
  • Publication: Editorial, Pages 11 on 09/16/2013
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