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What Was The Intention For The US, Republic or Democracy?

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The video segment compares democracy and a constitutional republic, emphasizing individual liberty in the latter. It discusses how the founding fathers aimed to protect against democracy's perils by establishing a republican form of government. Quotes from historical figures underscore the dangers of excessive democracy leading to tyranny. The importance of upholding a constitutional republic over democracy to safeguard freedom and prevent authoritarian rule is stressed.

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Importance of Constitutional Republic over Democracy.
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Founding fathers aimed to protect against dangers of democracy by establishing a republican form of government.
Quotes from Alexander Hamilton and John Adams highlight risks of excessive democracy leading to tyranny.
Upholding principles of a constitutional republic safeguards freedom and prevents descent into authoritarian rule.