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The politically incorrect guide to the Founding Fathers

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The truth revealed--and PC myths shattered--about the Founding Fathers. Tom Brokaw labeled the World War II generation the "Greatest Generation," but he was wrong. That honor belongs to the Founders--the men who pledged their lives, fortunes, and sacred honor for the cause of liberty and independence, and who established the United States. This was a generation without equal, and it deserves to be rescued from the politically correct textbooks, teachers, and professors who want to dismiss the Founders as a cadre of dead, white, sexist, slave-holding males. Now, a clear-sighted conservative historian, Dr. Brion McClanahan , does just that. In The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Founding Fathers, he profiles Washington, Adams, Jefferson, Madison, Franklin, and other important Founders; traces the key issues of the day and shows how they dealt with them; and in the process details the Founders' deep faith, commitment to the cause of independence, impeccable character, and visionary political ideals. Even better, The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Founding Fathers proves that the Founders had a better understanding of the problems we face today than do our own members of Congress. McClanahan shows that if you want real and relevant insights into the issues of banking, war powers, executive authority, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, freedom of religion, states' rights, gun control, judicial activism, trade, and taxes, you'd be better served reading the Founders than you would be watching congressional debates on C-SPAN or reading the New York Times. The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Founding Fathers is a vital guide to restoring a sane, sober, Constitutional sense of responsibility to today's public debates.
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Grouping Titlepolitically incorrect guide to the founding fathers
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Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
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display_descriptionHere to rescue the reputations of our Founding Fathers from the plague of modern political correctness is The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Founding Fathers. Author and professor Brion McClanahan shows how patriots like Franklin, Madison, and Hamilton laid the foundations of American civil liberty and had a better understanding of the problems facing us today than our current Congress. Timed to launch before the Fourth of July, this brand new "P.I." Guide will vindicate our Founding Fathers and hold them up for what they truly are: the pillars of American society.
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seriesPolitically Incorrect Guides
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subject_facetFounding Fathers of the United States -- Biography
Statesmen -- Biography
Statesmen -- United States -- Biography
United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809
title_displayThe politically incorrect guide to the Founding Fathers
title_fullThe politically incorrect guide to the Founding Fathers / by Brion T. McClanahan
The politically incorrect guide to the Founding Fathers [electronic resource] / Brion T. McClanahan
title_shortThe politically incorrect guide to the Founding Fathers
topic_facetFounding Fathers of the United States
Politics and government
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