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"Remarkable...Mr. Bovard's unrivaled research has resulted in a virtual encyclopedia of modern government abuse." --The Wall Street Journal
"There may be no more cogent critic of today's welfare state than journalist James Bovard...Lost Rights is his finest work yet." --National Review
"A gold mine...a virtually bottomless pit of government incompetence, dishonesty or outright repression at all levels." --The Washington Times
"I would go out of my way to recommend the remarkable book--400 densely packed pages about the mounting war on poverty and contract, the tyranny of taxation, and the growth of federal power in the guise of expanding our rights. In this field, Bovard is surely the leading researcher in the country...Brilliant!" --American Spectator
"Chilling...James Bovard has collected in one volume the evidence of what Americans' willingness to trade freedom for security has cost them...Bovard's catalogue of petty tyrannies is worth your attention. Read it to be reminded why eternal vigilance is the price of liberty." --Los Angeles Daily News
So much has gone on which I never knew about! Yes, we as citizens need to know what is going on in our government and write our congressman when we think things are not right! Read morePublished 14 months ago by brendapennington
This book documents the abuse of some Government agencies against their citizens. Some of the chapters in the book include the following: Seizure Fear: The War On Property... Read morePublished 15 months ago by William
Sad but true (to my personal experience). Well written. I enjoyed his style and presentation. I recommend it to every Liberty-Lover's bookshelf.Published 19 months ago by John W. Redman
Great book! It provided me with the information that I was looking for and is an easy read. Not every book has all of the information that you may need, but it is definitely a good... Read morePublished on November 17, 2013 by Waldemar V. Vega
I didn't realize that this book was published in1994. It is very outdated given the shifts in the political landscape since then. Read morePublished on January 21, 2013 by Sgtm8411
We are producing a movie on this subject. Check out the details of what the National Trust for Historic Preservation, discussed in James Bovard's book, did to "Bunker" at [... Read morePublished on December 27, 2011 by James Jaeger
Great book, worth anyone's time to find out how the government constantly steps on our freedoms. THINGS YOU WOULD NEVER KNOW OR GUESS THE GOVERNMENT DOES.Published on November 13, 2010 by deebo112777