When Elites Revolt

A New Elite would have their way with the nation's laws, with rule-making, with the Constitution itself. So predicted a prescient book titled The Uncivil War: How a New Elite Is Destroying Our Democracy in 2004.Our futures are at stake. Our very future as a relatively free republic hangs in the balance. So it seems nowadays, what with all the "changes" afoot and hard-edged, power-crazy political shenanigans going on. We are on the verge, at least until November elections, of being overrun by a class of smug, self-satisfied, "superior," pushy individuals who think that they are far smarter than the average bear. It's their way or the highway. We are to obey, not challenge. For they, like Big Brother, know best. They claim not to be ideologues, but they clearly are. Look at what they do, not what they say -- always sage advice. These clever folks comprise what author David Lebedoff termed the New Elite in his eerily prescient work of non-fiction in 2004. Beware, he...(Read Full Article)