By Mark R. Levin
Don’t omit syndicated radio host and writer Mark Levin's no 1 New York occasions acclaimed and longtime bestselling manifesto for the conservative movement.
When nationally syndicated radio host Mark R. Levin’s Liberty and Tyranny appeared within the early months of the Obama presidency, americans replied through making his clarion demand a brand new period in conservatism a number one New York instances bestseller for an stunning twelve weeks. As provocative, well-reasoned, powerful, and expert as his on-air statement, together with his love of our nation and the legacy of our Founding Fathers mirrored on each web page, Levin’s galvanizing narrative offers a philosophical, historic, and sensible framework for revitalizing the conservative imaginative and prescient and making sure the protection of yankee society.
In the face of the fashionable liberal attack on Constitution-based values, an assault that has led to a federal executive that may be a substantial, unaccountable conglomerate, the time for boosting the highbrow and functional case for conservatism is now. In a sequence of robust essays, Levin lays out how conservatives can counter the tyrannical liberal corrosion that has filtered into each well timed factor affecting our day-by-day lives, from the economic climate to future health care, worldwide warming to immigration, and extra.
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