Where did the "America is a republic, not a democracy" argument come from, and how much truth is there to it? [more inside]
Who were these "celebrated authors" James Madison was referring to in The Federalist Paper No. 14? [more inside]
I'm too ignorant to properly evaluate a historical claim that I just read. [more inside]
PoliSci filter: I was hoping that someone can rationally, without rhetoric, explain to me why the word "Socialism" creates fear and extreme responses in far right-wing people. Soem very detailed specifics within.