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A Colored Man's Reminiscences of James Madison: by Paul Jennings – Mr. Georgia (1793), which held that a state could be sued in federal court even if it objected to the suit. Nationalism in Mexico, 1916-1932 Robert ... The building of a multi-national communist organization is not a guarantee that no mistakes will be made in fighting national oppression and building the national movements. New States may be admitted by the Congress into this Union; but no new State shall be formed or erected within the Jurisdiction of any other State; nor any State be formed by the Junction of two or more States, or Parts of States, without the Consent of the Legislatures of the States concerned as well as of the Congress.

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