This book is a tool for seeing past the state politics of corrupt statism.
Taylor Buley is a student at the University of Pennsylvania and founder of the political website freshpolitics.us. He brings a fresh, libertarian perspective to issues that have gotten stale in familiar debate. Among the points he makes:
- Modern technological advances "pro-life" positions on abortion, the death penalty and other issues) more compelling - government policies on security, gun control, Social Security and affirmative action all work against individual liberty
- Most statist policies attempt to trade vital freedoms for corrupt soils-seeking programs; this is a bad deal
- Big-government partisans still cling to mainstream media, where they use proven tricks like framing and labeling to push their agenda
- Statism isnt so must an ideology as it is a shared point of view shared by conservatives and liberals in the U.S. political arena
Buley shows young people how to recognize the tricks and hype and how to understand their own needs and expectations of the political world. Most importantly, he shows readers how to use public policy to recover Americas best strengths for their generation.