How was Julius Caesar killed for the good of Rome?

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Julius Caesar was murdered in the Roman Forum to end his dictatorship and return Rome to a republic.

During his last military campaign against the Gauls, Ceasar had begun to express his dissatisfaction with how the Republic operated. He thought of it as chaotic and dysfunctional. Imperialism had reduced the power of the Republic, transferring much more power to the provincial governors who did as the pleased much of the time.

He hoped to strengthen the role of the central government and bring order to the corruption and weakness that permeated all aspects of the Republic. After crossing the Rubicon in 49 B.C. he defeated the forces of his opponent Pompey and used his newfound power to pass several reforms to strength his own executive powers at the expense of guild and the Senate. Many politicians and Julian opponents saw what was happening, but they were powerless to stop him. Some of his reforms were popular with the people, so he maintained a fair amount of popular support, which guaranteed him political power.

With no other options left to them, several Senators decided the only alternative was to assassinate him, end the dictatorship and revive the repressed Republic.  

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