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The End of America: Letter of Warning to a Young Patriot

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A discussion of the ten classic steps taken by dictators to close down an open society compares them to the policies and laws produced by and attitudes reflected in the current administration in the United States.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Ten steps — The founders and the fragility of democracy — Invoke an external and internal threat — Establish secret prisons — Develop a paramilitary force — Surveil ordinary citizens — Infiltrate citizens' groups — Arbitrarily detain and release citizens — Target key individuals — Restrict the press — Cast criticism as "espionage" and dissent as "treason" — Subvert the rule of law — Conclusion: The patriot's task.

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ISBN:
9781603580113
Subtitle:
Letter of Warning to a Young Patriot
Publisher:
Chelsea Green Pub.
Author:
Wolf, Naomi
Subject:
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Publication Date:
20070905
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
176

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History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Foreign Policy
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