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Individual Rights and Government Wrongs

Individual Rights and Government Wrongs

ByBrian Phillips

From the Tea Parties to Occupy Wall Street, Americans are not happy with their government and they are making their displeasure known. But what is causing this divide? And what is the solution? Individual Rights and Government Wrongs examines two fundamentally different views regarding what type of nation America should be. Using examples from history and the contemporary world, this book looks at what happens when individuals are free and what happens when government intervenes in the lives of citizens. Individual Rights and Government Wrongs challenges both conservatives and progressives. It rejects the notion that government intervention is ever practical or moral, no matter the issue, no matter the “general welfare” that will allegedly result, no matter the “will of the people.” If you are concerned about the future of America, Individual Rights and Government Wrongs will give you the intellectual ammunition you need to fight current trends.

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Publication Date
Jan 1, 2012
Language
English
ISBN
9781105407703
Category
History
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Brian Phillips

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EPUB

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