Ameritopia has ratings and reviews. Mike (the Paladin) said: I fully realize that many will look at this book and immediately decide they don’t. Take a look at the photo on conservative talk-show host Mark Levin’s best seller, Ameritopia: The Unmaking of America. If it doesn’t scream out. Michael A. LaFerrara reviews Ameritopia: The Unmaking of America, by The title of Mark Levin’s latest book, Ameritopia, is his term for “the.
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Ameritopja the utopians, modern and olden, the individ Authors Epilogue: However, each of these influential thinkers and philosophers invented or imagined Utopian societies with several common features to those imagined by Lois Lowry, Susanne Collins and George Orwell.
Levin is a great intellect well grounded in the philosophical foundation upon which our country was built. Plantation Politics and the Making of the Democratic Party. Constitution have implied or stated that constitutionalism is utopian, the exact opposite of Levin 19s thesis. Levin points out time and time again that the current governmental atmosphere is far from the original intentions, which were based on the philosophies of John Locke and Charles de Montesquieu. Indeed, Roosevelt’s worldview harks back to Thomas More’s Utopia, a precursor to Marx’s workers’ paradise, where amfrica individual’s labor and property are ultimately possessions of the masterminds and subject to their egalitarian designs.
Levin has weaved a thought process unmaklng the ages of philosophers’ writings and demonstrated how these have influenced the various political forces that exist today. This book details, through their own writings, how those Presidents and many others, have sought to subvert the intent of the founders, An amazing book.
This is a difficult book to read for anyone who loves America as originally designed by our Founding Fathers. Levin clearly shows the impact of government over-reaching and impacting each citizen’s life with a plethora of regulations that significantly inhibit individual freedoms and those very things that unmmaking the USA an exceptional nation.
ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Feb 14, Amerrica the Paladin rated it it was amazing Shelves: Few persons of the modern age speak and write with such fluid clarity as the great Mark Levin.
These are tyranny’s disguise. The most noticeable feature is what Dave likes to call “Plan B” or what we refer to in LDS doctrine as Satan’s planwhich is the sacrifice of free will and individualism for “the common good,” as determined by a leader or group of leaders who possesses absolute power.
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Feb 06, Andres rated it really liked it Shelves: Ameritopia covers Plato’s Republic, More’s Utopia, Hobbes’s Leviathan and Marx’s Communist Manifesto and explains why the utopian fantasy of the left has never and can never be achieved, leading usually to horrible tyranny.
And that is exactly the problem. He shows how the progressives have o systematically embedding their philosophy in the nations leadership in ways that move control of activities to a centralized government and continually denegrating individual independence and self reliance.
Ameritopia: The Unmaking of America by Mark R. Levin
The Federal Register totaled 81, pages. The book is filled with misguided and incorrect jumps in ameritopis. To ask other readers questions about Ameritopiaplease sign up. Jan 03, Karen rated it it was ok Shelves: Reading this book is not especially easy, though I thought all the while I was reading it how easy Levin has made the reader 19s task by selecting, assembling and summarizing quotations from so many classics.
Levin explains how the Progressive Movement has reduced individual freedom in America in favor of the flawed philosophy of egalitarianism. The writings of such philosophical pioneers as John Locke and C This is a difficult book to read for anyone who loves America as originally designed by our Founding Fathers.
Everyone also wants equality, but “equality of opportunity” and “equality of results” are also opposite ideals. We need a return to the principles that make us kf exceptional nation.
For the utopians, modern and olden, the individual is one-dimensional—selfish.
Ameritopia: The Unmaking of America
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He sounds a bit like a curmudgeon, but he’s brilliant and never comes to the table without being fully loaded for bear. Death of a Nation: