Can America Survive?
I just finished Ben Stein and Phil DeMuth's ''Can America Survive?'' ISBN 1-4019-0333-9 New Beginnings Press 2004
It's well-researched, written to be entertaining and contains numerous facts which can be used to disconcert one's liberal friends in discussions of contemporary issues.
The United States was not the major slaveholding nation in the Western Hemisphere: that would be Brazil, whose total number of slaves was six times that of the US.
Heard any calls for reparations from Brazil lately?
46% of the people classified as "poor" in the U.S. own their own home which is typically 3 bedroom, 1.5 baths, with garage and porch or patio.
This house, incidentally contains more square footage than the dwelling of a typical [read:middle-class] resident of Paris or London.
The chapter on Phariseeism is worth the purchase price alone.