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We Still Hold These Truths: The Rise of the Czar State Impedes Liberty

Posted By Gerrit Lansing On December 8, 2009 @ 10:02 am In First Principles | Comments Disabled

This is the third in a four part series [1].

Matthew Spalding’s new book, We Still Hold These Truths [2], examines the timeless principles and practical wisdom that have been the source of America’s monumental success. In this video segment Spalding details how the rise of Czars in American government – unelected bureaucrats with great regulatory power [3] - pose a grave threat to the liberty of all Americans and fly in the face of the nature of the Constitution. Watch:


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[1] four part series: http://www.foundry.org/?s=%22we+still+hold+these+truths%22

[2] We Still Hold These Truths: http://www.amazon.com/Still-Hold-These-Truths-Rediscovering/dp/1935191675

[3] unelected bureaucrats with great regulatory power: http://www.foundry.org/2009/10/23/morning-bell-the-unaccountable-obama-czar-state/

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