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The Resource Lies the government told you : myth, power, and deception in American history, by Andrew P. Napolitano

Lies the government told you : myth, power, and deception in American history, by Andrew P. Napolitano

Label
Lies the government told you : myth, power, and deception in American history
Title
Lies the government told you
Title remainder
myth, power, and deception in American history
Statement of responsibility
by Andrew P. Napolitano
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Enumerates a series of government myths that have become accepted over time, from the founding of the United States to the present, and describes how these myths betray constitutional ideals and erode personal freedom
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Napolitano, Andrew P
Dewey number
320.520973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Constitutional history
  • United States
Label
Lies the government told you : myth, power, and deception in American history, by Andrew P. Napolitano
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"All men are created equal" -- "All men-- are endowed by their creator with certain inalienable rights" -- "Judges are like umpires" -- "Every vote counts" -- "Congress shall make no law-- abridging the freedom of speech" -- "The right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed" -- "Your body is your temple" -- "The Federal Reserve shall be controlled by Congress" -- "It's only a temporary government program" -- "I'm from the government, and I'm here to help" -- "We are winning the war ondrugs" -- "Everyone is innocent until proven guilty" -- "The Constitution applies in good times and in bad times" -- "Your boys are not going to be sent into any foreign wars" -- "We don't torture" -- "The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, shall not be violated" -- "America has a free market"
Control code
BK0008465895
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 349 p.
Isbn
9781595552662
Lccn
2009051799
Label
Lies the government told you : myth, power, and deception in American history, by Andrew P. Napolitano
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"All men are created equal" -- "All men-- are endowed by their creator with certain inalienable rights" -- "Judges are like umpires" -- "Every vote counts" -- "Congress shall make no law-- abridging the freedom of speech" -- "The right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed" -- "Your body is your temple" -- "The Federal Reserve shall be controlled by Congress" -- "It's only a temporary government program" -- "I'm from the government, and I'm here to help" -- "We are winning the war ondrugs" -- "Everyone is innocent until proven guilty" -- "The Constitution applies in good times and in bad times" -- "Your boys are not going to be sent into any foreign wars" -- "We don't torture" -- "The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, shall not be violated" -- "America has a free market"
Control code
BK0008465895
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 349 p.
Isbn
9781595552662
Lccn
2009051799

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