America's Stolen Narrative: From Washington and Madison to Nixon, Reagan and the Bushes to Obama [NOOK Book]

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Investigative reporter Robert Parry reframes key chapters of American history by exploring past events that still drive the U.S. political narrative – from why the Framers junked the Articles of Confederation in favor of the Constitution, to how the modern Republican Party embraced a win-at-all-cost ethos, to why the Democrats shy away from the hard work of accountability.

AMERICA’S STOLEN NARRATIVE takes you on a journey from America’s ...
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America's Stolen Narrative: From Washington and Madison to Nixon, Reagan and the Bushes to Obama

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Overview

Investigative reporter Robert Parry reframes key chapters of American history by exploring past events that still drive the U.S. political narrative – from why the Framers junked the Articles of Confederation in favor of the Constitution, to how the modern Republican Party embraced a win-at-all-cost ethos, to why the Democrats shy away from the hard work of accountability.

AMERICA’S STOLEN NARRATIVE takes you on a journey from America’s founding – and the plotting of George Washington and James Madison – to Richard Nixon’s sabotage of Lyndon Johnson’s Vietnam peace talks, on to the Watergate scandal (showing how those two dark chapters were really one continuous storyline). The book then explores the political deceptions that surrounded the presidencies of Ronald Reagan and the two George Bushes and explains how that false history entrapped Barack Obama.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015517552
  • Publisher: The Media Consortium
  • Publication date: 10/16/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 236
  • Sales rank: 374,038
  • File size: 269 KB

Meet the Author

Award-winning investigative reporter Robert Parry, a 35-year veteran of Washington journalism, broke many of the stories now known as the Iran-Contra Affair while working at The Associated Press and Newsweek. He now edits the investigative news Web site, Consortiumnews.com.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 10, 2014

    Robert Parry is one of the unsung journalist heroes who continue

    Robert Parry is one of the unsung journalist heroes who continues to speak Truth to Power with many major reporting credits in his career.

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    Posted May 17, 2013

    How come I can buy this elsewhere in a format other than Nook, b

    How come I can buy this elsewhere in a format other than Nook, but not at Barnes & Noble?

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