Nothing New under the Sun: OWS and '60s Radicalism

Have you read A Patriot's History of the United States by Larry Schweikart and Michael Allen, published by the Penguin Group?  If not, you should. In his review, Glenn Beck said, "This book has taught me more about our history than any I've read in years. A Patriot's History of the United States should be required reading for all Americans."  I agree.  (Except for the "should be required" thing.  I don't want anyone requiring me to read anything, no matter how good.) The thing about this book is that it does not only deal with an outline of events in our history, but it instead fills in the background details of what was happening in, around, before, and as a consequence of those events.  Rather than a slide show, it is a verbal video of our history.  It dares to question the accuracy of some of today's revisionist historians and to debunk some popular myths about many of our politicians whose clay feet have never been adequately examined. One...(Read Full Article)

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