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The Declaration of Independents : How Libertarian Politics Can Fix What's Wrong with America.

Author: Nick Gillespie; Matt Welch
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A wonderful future awaits--if we can set ourselves free from our archaic and dysfunctional political system.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Gillespie, Nick.
Declaration of Independents : How Libertarian Politics Can Fix What's Wrong with America.
New York : PublicAffairs, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Gillespie; Matt Welch
ISBN: 9781610392006 1610392000
OCLC Number: 797920123
Description: 1 online resource (305 pages)
Contents: PRAISE FOR THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENTS; [CONTENTS]; Foreword to the Paperback Edition; Prologue: Pursuing Happiness, Not Politics; [Part I] THE END OF THE WORLD AS YOU KNOW IT; 1. Beyond Duopoly; 2. The Pit and the Pendulum; 3. The Libertarian Moment; [Part II] THE DEMOCRATIZATION OF JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING, OR CASE STUDIES IN MAKING LIFE RICHER, WEIRDER, AND BETTER; 4. Keep on Rockin' in the Free World; 5. You Are Now Free to Move About the Country; 6. The Disorganization Man (and Woman); 7. Rise of the Mutants; 8. We the Media; [Part III] OPERATIONALIZE IT, BABY! 9. We Are So Out of Money10. Your Mind, Your Health, and Your Retirement Are Terrible Things to Waste; 11. The Permanent Nongoverning Minority; Epilogue: The Future's So Bright . . .; Acknowledgments; Notes and Sources; Index; About the Authors.

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"A well-written, easily accessible manifesto on how libertarian ideas and anti-authoritarianism can help change the world, and how they will one way or another, whether we like it or not..." --Forbes  Read more...

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Kirkus, May 5, 2011 "An enthusiastic, entertaining libertarian critique of American politics, brimming with derision for the status quo and optimism for the future and confident of the right Read more...

 
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