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Why Doesn’t the U.S. Have a Multi-Party Political System? | Sean Wilentz

The two party system is inevitable in America. The framers designed a constitution that they thought would be without political parties. They didn’t like political parties. They thought political parties were divisive. They thought political parties would ruin the commonwealth as they saw it. They didn’t like them, and yet they designed a system in which parties very quickly arose...