What does Madison believe can stop the causes of faction? Why does he reject this remedy?
There were tow methods of removing the causes of faction one was by distrioying the liberty which is essential to its excistance the other by giving to every citizen the same options the same passions and same intrests it could never be more truly said than of the forst remedy that it was worse than a disease. liberty is to fraction what air is to fire, an aliiment without which it instantly expires. But it could not be less folly to ablolish liberty, which is essential to political life, because it nourishes faction, than it would be to wish the annihilation of air, which is essenntial to animal life, because it imparts to fire its desctive agency.