Liberty and tyranny book review
Liberty & TyrannyFor all of the conservative media's rapturous reviews of radio host Mark Levin's new book, Liberty and Tyranny , you'd think the book would have something new to say. Rush Limbaugh , for instance, found the book "readable, understandable, inspiring. Term limits for judges? Flat tax? Eliminate tenure for teachers and unions for federal employees?
Liberty and Tyranny: A Conservative Manifesto
Liberty and Tyranny is a recent bestselling book by radio talk show host Mark Levin. It is an easy, interesting, and entertaining read. Most of my readers are well aware that there is a battle over labels in America today. What do we call ourselves? What do we call our opponents? What do our opponents call us?
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In the face of the modern liberal assault on Constitution-based values, an attack that has steadily snowballed since President Roosevelt's New Deal of the s and resulted in a federal government that is a massive, unaccountable conglomerate, the time for re-enforcing the intellectual and practical case for conservatism is now. Conservative beliefs in individual freedoms do in the end stand for liberty for all Americans, while liberal dictates lead to the breakdown of civilized society -- in short, tyranny. Looking back to look to the future, Levin writes "conservatism is the antidote to tyranny precisely because its principles are our founding principles. As provocative, well-reasoned, robust, and informed as his on-air commentary, Levin's narrative will galvanize readers to begin a new era in conservative thinking and action. Liberty and Tyranny provides a philosophical, historical, and practical framework for revitalizing the conservative vision and ensuring the preservation of American society.
The liberal media is gleefully pronouncing it dead, and President Obama and his Far-Left henchmen are doing all they can to make sure it is marginalized and silenced. But radio talk show host Mark Levin is not ready to admit defeat! Above all, he issues a ringing call for a return to the true principles of Federalism and the Constitution as the Framers intended it to be — a true conservative manifesto! So distant is America today from its founding principles, says Levin, that it is even hard to describe precisely the nature of our government as it stands: it? Defending the Constitution and true conservatism:.
Some years ago I decided I wanted to get really educated in political issues, and to put this knowledge to use in educating others. I started CommonSenseGovernment. Plus I routinely read commentary on web sites like Townhall. But I have just read what I would have to consider the mother of all political books. Levin, which currently occupies the 1 slot on the New York Times bestseller list and on Amazon.