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Author Beck, Glenn.

Title Glenn Beck's common sense : the case against an out-of-control government, inspired by Thomas Paine / by Glenn Beck and Joe Kerry.

Imprint New York : Mercury Radio Arts/Threshold Editions, 2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  320.52 B388g 2009    ---  Available
 Parsons Non-Fiction  973.3 P147    ---  Available
Description xii, 174 p. : maps ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Included bibliographical referneces.
Contents The reshaping & redefining of America -- Money: the real opiate of the masses -- The political weapon "service" of choice: the U.S. tax code -- The perks & privileges of the political class -- The cancer of progressivism -- Is it a rising or a setting sun? -- The 9.12 project -- Thomas Paine's Common sense -- Of the origin and design of government in general, with concise remarks on the English constitution -- Of monarchy and hereditary succession -- Thoughts on the present state of American affairs -- Of the present ability of America, with some miscellaneous reflections.
Summary Revisits Thomas Paine's "Common Sense" in light of contemporary American issues, and suggests that some of the very freedoms given as reasons that independence was first necessary are again in jeopardy.
Subject Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Political science.
United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 21st century.
Added Author Kerry, Joe.
Added Title Common sense : the case against an out-of-control government, inspired by Thomas Paine.
ISBN 9781439168578 (trade paper : alk. paper)
1439168571 (trade paper : alk. paper)
9781439169506 (ebook : alk. paper)
1439169500 (ebook : alk. paper)

 
    
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