Liberty Versus the Tyranny of Socialism

Liberty Versus the Tyranny of Socialism

Controversial Essays

eBook - 2008
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Do we want socialized medicine? Do peace treaties produce peace? What's wrong with education? What's discrimination? Do we really care about children? Is this the America we want? Williams answers these and other provocative questions with his usual unflinching candor. Although many of these thoughtful, hard-hitting essays focus on the growth of government and our loss of liberty, many others demonstrate how the tools of free market economics can be used to improve our lives in ways ordinary people can understand--not just in the realm of trade and the cost of goods and services but in such diverse areas as racial discrimination, national defense, and even marriage.
In this selected collection of his syndicated newspaper columns, Walter E. Williams once again takes on the left wing's most sacred cows with provocative insights and brutal honesty. He offers his sometimes controversial views on education, health, the environment, government, law and society, race, and a range of other topics, always with an uncompromising reverence for personal liberty and the principles laid out in our Declaration of Independence and Constitution.
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Hoover Institution Press, [2008]
Copyright Date: ©2008
ISBN: 9780817949136
0817949135
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xii, 377 pages).

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laurajo48
May 05, 2016

This is a great collection of excellent ideas. Read it and think. Form your own opinion if you dare.

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naturalist
Jun 22, 2015

Some examples of the esteemed author:
“WND: Obama Paving The Way For A New Holocaust” at http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/wnd-obama-paving-way-new-holocaust
and,
“Walter E. Williams: Idiot, Tool, Black Conservative” at https://robertlindsay.wordpress.com/2013/05/09/walter-e-williams-idiot-tool-black-conservative/
and,
several more at: . . . http://mediamatters.org/tags/walter-williams

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beckythecat1
May 12, 2015

sorry I checked this out.

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