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WARNING: Mob Rule is Frenzied Rage and Void Of Conscience, Fueled Only By Your Complicity

Fear-is-a-Prison

How do you think the Bolsheviks and the Nazis started? Totalitarianism? Our Founders specifically designed the Constitutional Republic which rejected mob rule. Both Madison and Jefferson meticulously read books on the history of failed democracies in preparation for the drafting of the Constitution. Madison, in particular, set out to avoid what he identified as the elements of those failures, relinquishing control to the demagogues and mob. Madison wrote of the fervent mob in “Federalist No. 10.” “United and actuated by some common impulse of passion, or of interest, adverse to the rights of other citizens, or to the permanent and aggregate interests of the community.”  “A pure democracy, by which I mean a society consisting of a small number of citizens, who