Theodore and Woodrow

Theodore and Woodrow

How Two American Presidents Destroyed Constitutional Freedom

Book - 2012
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"Either the Constitution means what it says, or it doesn't."

America's founding fathers saw freedom as a part of our nature to be protected--not to be usurped by the federal government--and so enshrined separation of powers and guarantees of freedom in the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. But a little over a hundred years after America's founding, those God-given rights were laid siege by two presidents caring more about the advancement of progressive, redistributionist ideology than the principles on which America was founded.

Theodore and Woodrow is Judge Andrew P. Napolitano's shocking historical account of how a Republican and a Democratic president oversaw the greatest shift in power in American history, from a land built on the belief that authority should be left to the individuals and the states to a bloated, far-reaching federal bureaucracy, continuing to grow and consume power each day.

With lessons rooted in history, Judge Napolitano shows the intellectually arrogant, anti-personal freedom, even racist progressive philosophy driving these men to poison the American system of government.

And Americans still pay for their legacy--in the federal income, in state-prescribed compulsory education, in the Federal Reserve, in perpetual wars, and in the constant encroachment of a government that coddles special interests and discourages true competition in the marketplace.

With his attention to detail, deep constitutional knowledge, and unwavering adherence to truth telling, Judge Napolitano moves through the history of these men and their times in office to show how American values and the Constitution were sadly set aside, leaving personal freedom as a shadow of its former self, in the grip of an insidious, Nanny state, progressive ideology.

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, c2012.
ISBN: 9781595553515
1595553517
Characteristics: xviii, 298 p. ; 24 cm.

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Oct 02, 2013

This book is a complete propaganda piece for the American Liberterian movement. If you like to look at things through that point of view you will enjoy this book. If you require a more balanced read look elsewhere.

Dan_Earl Aug 04, 2013

An eye-opener for those who want to learn some good old fashioned history and how the Progressives have engineered our government and country for 'the greater good' without any thought to the founders or the constitution.

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