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Un-American : the fake patriotism of Donald J. Trump / John J. Pitney, Jr.

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Abington Community Library 973.933 PITNEY (Text) 50687011695569 Stacks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538129258
  • ISBN: 1538129256
  • Physical Description: 248 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2020.

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Trump and the American Tradition -- We Hold These Truths -- Created Equal -- The Administration of JusticeChapter 5: A Decent Respect to the Opinions of Mankind -- Our Lives, Our Fortunes, and Our Sacred Honor -- New Guards for Their Future Security.
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"A scathing indictment of Donald Trump on the eve of the 2020 election. Un-American? President Donald J. Trump has been called many names, but how can this term apply to a candidate and president whose slogan is “make America great again?” How can such a term apply to the “America First” president? In this book, John J. Pitney Jr., one of America’s most incisive conservative commentators exposes a core irony of Trump’s presidency: that a man who is quick to question the patriotism of his critics is himself deeply unpatriotic. Pitney argues that real Americanism is about ideas and ideals: truth, equality, the rule of law, patriotic service, and the hope that America can serve as an example to the rest of the world. By words and actions, Trump has disparaged all of these things. Through an examination of his record, this book tells how Trump subverts genuine American greatness." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Trump, Donald, 1946-
Trump, Donald, 1946- > Political and social views.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
United States > Politics and government > 2009-2017.
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