Charles Beard Framing The Constitution Summary

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In Framing the Constitution, written by Charles Beard, he wrote that the radical thinkers of the American Revolution thought a strong central government, especially if highly centralized, is evil and only tolerated because its necessary. They were probably correct in the way that England was running their system, but after the colonies were settled and the United States of America was formed, it could never have worked with thirteen different governing bodies trying to rule as one nation. Having a centralized government can be a good thing in a country. By having no central power, there would be no order among the states. We no longer would be the United States if we had no head government, we would be just The States. We have seen the problems
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