If You Can Keep It

If You Can Keep It
Author: Eric Metaxas
Publsiher: Penguin
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2016-06-14
ISBN 10: 1101980001
ISBN 13: 9781101980002
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


If You Can Keep It Book Review:

#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 entrusted to us. Metaxas explains that America is not a nation bounded by ethnic identity or geography, but rather by a radical and unprecedented idea, based on liberty and freedom for all. He cautions us that it's nearly past time we reconnect to that idea, or we may lose the very foundation of what made us exceptional in the first place.

A Republic, If You Can Keep It

A Republic, If You Can Keep It
Author: Neil Gorsuch
Publsiher: Crown Forum
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2020-09-08
ISBN 10: 0525576800
ISBN 13: 9780525576808
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Justice Neil Gorsuch reflects on his journey to the Supreme Court, the role of the judge under our Constitution, and the vital responsibility of each American to keep our republic strong. As Benjamin Franklin left the Constitutional Convention, he was reportedly asked what kind of government the founders would propose. He replied, "A republic, if you can keep it." In this book, Justice Neil Gorsuch shares personal reflections, speeches, and essays that focus on the remarkable gift the framers left us in the Constitution. Justice Gorsuch draws on his thirty-year career as a lawyer, teacher, judge, and justice to explore essential aspects our Constitution, its separation of powers, and the liberties it is designed to protect. He discusses the role of the judge in our constitutional order, and why he believes that originalism and textualism are the surest guides to interpreting our nation's founding documents and protecting our freedoms. He explains, too, the importance of affordable access to the courts in realizing the promise of equal justice under law--while highlighting some of the challenges we face on this front today. Along the way, Justice Gorsuch reveals some of the events that have shaped his life and outlook, from his upbringing in Colorado to his Supreme Court confirmation process. And he emphasizes the pivotal roles of civic education, civil discourse, and mutual respect in maintaining a healthy republic. A Republic, If You Can Keep It offers compelling insights into Justice Gorsuch's faith in America and its founding documents, his thoughts on our Constitution's design and the judge's place within it, and his beliefs about the responsibility each of us shares to sustain our distinctive republic of, by, and for "We the People."

If We Can Keep it

If We Can Keep it
Author: Michael Tomasky
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 288
Release: 2019
ISBN 10: 9781631494086
ISBN 13: 1631494082
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


If We Can Keep it Book Review:

A game-changing account of the deep roots of political polarization in America, including an audacious fourteen-point agenda for how to fix it.

A Constitution If You Can Keep It

A Constitution If You Can Keep It
Author: Richard Proctor
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2019-05-25
ISBN 10: 9780578218618
ISBN 13: 0578218615
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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A student version of Saving the Constitution The book is written for high school level students

A Republic, If You Can Keep it

A Republic, If You Can Keep it
Author: Ronald F. Brecke
Publsiher: Lexington Books
Total Pages: 139
Release: 2000-01-01
ISBN 10: 9780739101018
ISBN 13: 0739101013
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


A Republic, If You Can Keep it Book Review:

When asked after the Constitutional Convention whether they had produced a republic or a monarchy, Benjamin Franklin replied, "A republic, if you can keep it." In the book that derives its title from this portentous quote, Ronald Brecke contends that American government has not done such a good job of keeping it. Brecke describes how changes in our politics and government have illustrated a departure from the republican principles on the Constitution changes purportedly in the direction of direct democracy. A Republic, If You Can Keep It argues that these changes have instead stripped the governing structures of much of their ability to govern effectively and responsibly. By critically examining each institution in terms of its relationship to effective and responsible republican government, the book does more than simply describe how government and politics work. It asks readers to evaluate why things work as they do and how improvements can be made; it engages readers in a debate about republicanism and their role in it. Brecke brings readers political scientists, Constitutional law scholars, students of American government face to face with their responsibilities as citizens."

If You Can Keep It

If You Can Keep It
Author: Robin Koerner
Publsiher: Stairway Press
Total Pages: 314
Release: 2016-06-02
ISBN 10: 9781941071472
ISBN 13: 1941071473
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


If You Can Keep It Book Review:

In If You Can Keep It, Robin Koerner, founder and publisher of WatchingAmerica.com 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.

A Republic, If You Can Keep it

A Republic, If You Can Keep it
Author: Michael P. Riccards
Publsiher: Praeger
Total Pages: 227
Release: 1987
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015035777120
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


A Republic, If You Can Keep it Book Review:

Riccards has written a unique account of the creation of and early experience with the US presidency. The author first explores the English and colonial experience that was relevant to structuring executive authority at the constitutional convention (as well as the theories supporting this experience). He then turns to familiar subjects--the decision-making in Philadelphia that led to a presidency and the role of the executive article in the ratification debate. All this is accomplished with clarity and economy of writing. The longer second part of the book is an analysis of George Washington's presidency, showing that Washington followed a federalist or strong executive model. Several brief chapters discuss the man and his popularity among the American people, the condition of the executive and bureaucracy before Washington became president, and events and policies that occupied the first president. The last chapter is an epilogue that all too briefly sets the Washington presidency in comparative and historical context. . . . The book is a useful contribution to presidential scholarship. Choice

If You Can Keep It

If You Can Keep It
Author: N. C. Munson,Noel Carroll
Publsiher: Allen-Ayers Books
Total Pages: 302
Release: 2010-08-16
ISBN 10: 1452346704
ISBN 13: 9781452346700
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Civilizations die from suicide, not by murder - Arnold Toynbee, (1889 - 1975)We are about to awake from the American Dream.This book is about the loss of a good thing, our country. It addresses the poor care we give to maintaining it, how we fail to appreciate the economic, social and even military 'monsters' that collectively embody a crushing burden we are less and less able to bear.

A Republic... If You Can Keep It!

A Republic... If You Can Keep It!
Author: David Barton,Tim Barton,Rick Green,Nathan Macias
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2018-01-02
ISBN 10: 9780998126920
ISBN 13: 0998126926
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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High School Government Curriculum and CLEP pre

A Republic, If You Can Keep it

A Republic, If You Can Keep it
Author: Earl Warren
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 203
Release: 1972
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UCAL:B4916629
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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A Republic... If You Can Keep It

A Republic... If You Can Keep It
Author: Glenn M. Freeman
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 138
Release: 2011-06-17
ISBN 10: 9780615493893
ISBN 13: 0615493890
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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The Case Against Impeaching Trump

The Case Against Impeaching Trump
Author: Alan Dershowitz
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 160
Release: 2018-07-09
ISBN 10: 1510742298
ISBN 13: 9781510742291
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


The Case Against Impeaching Trump Book Review:

"A brilliant lawyer...A new and very important book. I would encourage all people...to read!"—President Donald J. Trump “Absolutely amazing…. If you care about justice...read this book.”—Sean Hannity “Maybe the question isn’t what happened to Alan Dershowitz. Maybe it’s what happened to everyone else.”—Politico Alan Dershowitz has been called “one of the most prominent and consistent defenders of civil liberties in America” by Politico and “the nation’s most peripatetic civil liberties lawyer and one of its most distinguished defenders of individual rights” by Newsweek. Yet he has come under partisan fire for applying those same principles to Donald Trump during the course of his many appearances in national media outlets as an expert resource on civil liberties and constitutional law. The Case Against Removing Trump seeks to reorient the debate over impeachment to the same standard that Dershowitz has continued to uphold for decades: the law of the United States of America, as established by the Constitution. In the author’s own words: “In the fervor to impeach President Trump, his political enemies have ignored the text of the Constitution. As a civil libertarian who voted against Trump, I remind those who would impeach him not to run roughshod over a document that has protected us all for two and a quarter centuries. In this case against impeachment, I make arguments similar to those I made against the impeachment of President Bill Clinton (and that I would be making had Hillary Clinton been elected and Republicans were seeking to impeach her). Impeachment and removal of a president are not entirely political decisions by Congress. Every member takes an oath to uphold the Constitution of the United States, and the Constitution sets out specific substantive criteria that MUST be met. I am thrilled to contribute to this important debate and especially that my book will be so quickly available to readers so they can make up their own minds.”

If I Could Keep You Little...

If I Could Keep You Little...
Author: Marianne Richmond
Publsiher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
Total Pages: 32
Release: 2010-11-01
ISBN 10: 9781402257933
ISBN 13: 1402257937
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


If I Could Keep You Little... Book Review:

IF I COULD KEEP YOU LITTLE exemplifies Marianne's real insights into the human spirit and her beautiful illustrations that will touch children and adults and that are sure to be cherished for generations to come. Taking the reader on a journey of memory and expectation, IF I COULD KEEP YOU LITTLE showcases the fleeting little moments that reveal how a child changes and grows. If I could keep you little, I'd decide on matching clothes. But then I'd miss you choosing dots on top and stripes below If I could keep you little I'd cut your bread in shapes. But then I'd miss you finding "Hey! I like ketchup with my grapes!"

A Republic--if We Can Keep it

A Republic--if We Can Keep it
Author: Lawrence W. Reed,Burton W. Folsom
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 340
Release: 2011
ISBN 10: 9781572460317
ISBN 13: 1572460318
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


A Republic--if We Can Keep it Book Review:

Economics as it is taught today is replete with fallacies. So is history. Combine the two into Economic History and you frequently get a witch's brew of mumbo jumbo. The Industrial Revolution was a setback for workers. Free markets caused monopoly and exploitation. Government intervention was required for economic growth and for economic recovery. These are but a few of the many misconceptions that constantly need revisiting, and are addressed within this volume. The authors recognize that both economics and history must be about much more than numbers. That's why many of the offerings here focus on the interesting contributions of people who changed the course of events. One of the essential points we hope readers of this anthology will come away with is the critical importance of specific individuals in shaping the course of the amorphous collective known as "society."

Miracles

Miracles
Author: Eric Metaxas
Publsiher: Penguin
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2014-10-28
ISBN 10: 0698161424
ISBN 13: 9780698161429
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Miracles Book Review:

The #1 bestselling author of Bonhoeffer and Martin Luther explores miracles in an inspiring response to the “New Atheists” Not since C. S. Lewis in 1947 has an author of Eric Metaxas’s stature undertaken a major exploration of the phenomenon of miracles. In this groundbreaking work, Metaxas examines the compatibility between faith and science and provides well-documented anecdotal evidence of actual miracles. With compelling—sometimes electrifying—evidence that there is something real to be reckoned with, Metaxas offers a timely, civil, and thoughtful answer to recent books by Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens, and Sam Harris. Already a New York Times bestseller, Miracles will be welcomed by both believers and skeptics—who will find their minds opening to the possibilities.

Capitalism

Capitalism
Author: Herbert Stein
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 9
Release: 1980
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015035042582
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Seven Women

Seven Women
Author: Eric Metaxas
Publsiher: Thomas Nelson
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2016-04-12
ISBN 10: 0718087887
ISBN 13: 9780718087883
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Seven Women Book Review:

A beautiful gift edition of this instant classic exclusively for graduates, with a special letter from Eric Metaxas to those entering the next phase of life’s journey. What makes a great woman great? In Seven Women, New York Times bestselling author Eric Metaxas provides an answer by telling the captivating stories of seven women who changed the course of history and impacted the world in astonishing ways. Teenaged Joan of Arc heard God’s command and led the French army to a mighty victory over the British. Susanna Wesley, the mother of nineteen children, gave the world its most significant evangelist and its greatest hymn-writer, her sons John and Charles. Corrie ten Boom risked her life to hide Dutch Jews from the Nazis in World War II and somehow survived the horrors of a concentration camp, but her greatest feat was her forgiveness of her tormentors years later. And Rosa Parks’s God-given sense of justice and unshakable dignity helped launch the twentieth century’s greatest social movement. Seven Women reveals how the extraordinary women profiled here achieved their greatness, inspiring readers to lives propelled by a call beyond themselves.

Two Can Keep a Secret

Two Can Keep a Secret
Author: Karen M. McManus
Publsiher: Delacorte Press
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2019-01-08
ISBN 10: 1524714747
ISBN 13: 9781524714741
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Two Can Keep a Secret Book Review:

"When it comes to YA suspense, Karen M. McManus is in a league of her own. Fresh off her best-selling breakout One of Us Is Lying . . . the author has returned with a juicy second novel. It's even better than what came before." --EW The New York Times bestselling "must-read YA thriller" (Bustle) from the author of One of Us Is Lying! Echo Ridge is small-town America. Ellery's never been there, but she's heard all about it. Her aunt went missing there at age seventeen. And only five years ago, a homecoming queen put the town on the map when she was killed. Now Ellery has to move there to live with a grandmother she barely knows. The town is picture-perfect, but it's hiding secrets. And before school even begins for Ellery, someone has declared open season on homecoming, promising to make it as dangerous as it was five years ago. Then, almost as if to prove it, another girl goes missing. Ellery knows all about secrets. Her mother has them; her grandmother does too. And the longer she's in Echo Ridge, the clearer it becomes that everyone there is hiding something. The thing is, secrets are dangerous--and most people aren't good at keeping them. Which is why in Echo Ridge, it's safest to keep your secrets to yourself. 2 STARRED REVIEWS! Praise for Karen M. McManus's One of Us Is Lying A New York Times Bestseller An EW.com Best YA Book of the Year A Buzzfeed Best YA Book of the Year A Popcrush Best Young Adult Book of the Year "Pretty Little Liars meets The Breakfast Club....so make room for One of Us Is Lying in your bags, because this is one carry-on you won't want to put down." --EW.com "A whodunit with a Breakfast Club twist...following four unique voices on a chase to find the killer, this one will keep you guessing until the very, very end." --Popcrush "This is no ordinary whodunit...surprising and relevant."--USA Today

If -

If -
Author: Rudyard Kipling
Publsiher:
Total Pages: 4
Release: 1918
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: OXFORD:503931406
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


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Summary of Eric Metaxas’s If You Can Keep It by Milkyway Media

Summary of Eric Metaxas’s If You Can Keep It by Milkyway Media
Author: Milkyway Media
Publsiher: Milkyway Media
Total Pages: 15
Release: 2018-08-31
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Summary of Eric Metaxas’s If You Can Keep It by Milkyway Media Book Review:

In If You Can Keep It: The Forgotten Promise of American Liberty (2016), Eric Metaxas issues a call for Americans to remember the tenets upon which their country was founded and to save the United States from losing its prominence in the world. Approaching the history of the United States from a religious standpoint, Metaxas revisits early moments in American history that have defined the country and praises the work of the framers of the Constitution. Purchase this in-depth summary to learn more.