A Bit of Wisdom from James Madison on the Definition of Tyranny

“The accumulation of all powers, legislative, executive, and judiciary, in the same hands, whether of one, a few, or many, and whether hereditary, self-appointed, or elective, may justly be pronounced the very definition of tyranny.” Federalist Papers 47 ~ James Madison, March 16, 1751 – June 28, 1836