THE END OF AMERICA: A LETTER OF WARNING TO A YOUNG PATRIOT

THE END OF AMERICA: A LETTER OF WARNING TO A YOUNG PATRIOT

By: Wolf, Naomi

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In a stunning indictment of the Bush administration and Congress, best-sell ing author Naomi Wolf lays out her case for saving American democracy. In a uthoritative research and documentation Wolf explains how events of the las t six years parallel steps taken in the early years of the 20th century's w orst dictatorships such as Germany, Russia, China, and Chile. The book cuts across political parties and ideologies and speaks directly t o those among us who are concerned about the ever-tightening noose being pl aced around our liberties. In this timely call to arms, Naomi Wolf compels us to face the way our free America is under assault. She warns us-with the straight-to-fellow-citizen s urgency of one of Thomas Paine's revolutionary pamphlets-that we have lit tle time to lose if our children are to live in real freedom. "Recent history has profound lessons for us in the U.S. today about how fascist, totalitarian, and other repressive leaders seize and maintain power, especially in what were once democracies. The secret is that these leaders all tend to take very similar, parallel steps. The Founders of this nation were so deeply familiar with tyranny and the habits and practices of tyrants that they set up our checks and balances precisely out of fear of what is unfolding today. We are seeing these same kinds of tactics now closing down freedoms in America, turning our nation into something that in the near future could be quite other than the open society in which we grew up and lea.

Title: THE END OF AMERICA: A LETTER OF WARNING TO A YOUNG PATRIOT

Author Name: Wolf, Naomi

Categories: General Non-Fiction,

Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing: 2007

ISBN Number: 1933392797

ISBN Number 13: 9781933392790

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000047140