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If You Can Keep It

  • Author: Eric Metaxas
  • Release Date : 2016-06-14
  • Genre: Political Science
  • File Size: 1291304 Bytes

#1 New York Times bestselling author Eric Metaxas delivers an extraordinary book that is part history and part rousing call to arms, steeped in a critical analysis of our founding fathers' original intentions for America. In 1787, when the Constitution was drafted, a woman asked Ben Franklin what the founders had given the American people. "A republic," he shot back, "if you can keep it." More than two centuries later, Metaxas examines what that means and how we are doing on that score.If You Can Keep It is at once a thrilling review of America's uniqueness—including our role as a "nation of nations"—and a chilling reminder that America's greatness cannot continue unless we embrace our own crucial role in living out what the founders entrust...

If You Can Keep It

  • Author: Robin Koerner
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Genre: Politics & Current Events
  • File Size: 1555145 Bytes

In If You Can Keep It, Robin Koerner, founder and publisher of and the original Blue Republican, explains why 'We the People' have done such a poor job at keeping our Republic. He presents an utterly original account of American politics that cuts through the prevailing political paradigm of conservative vs. liberal to help us see not only why we've come so close to losing our nation's founding promise, but also how we can get it all back....