Somehow I do not think that is the answer to America's problems.
The right wing-nuts continually blast the left accusing the left of being lazy, no-goods, who just don't want to work and are just looking for government hand outs.
As the book explains, it was never about that, as the two-face actions of self-proclaimed conservatives reveal.
Breaks down a lot of good information and provides some reasonable solutions. I may not Agree with everything, but I learned a lot from the audio book.Published 9 days ago by ladych2013
I listened to this book - since it is free on Audible the cost was low. Unfortunately Dean Baker mostly parrots what the Libertarians have been crying about for decades, while... Read morePublished 18 days ago by Tim Crone
The premise of the book is the Conservatives in the United States have been able to frame the discussions on budget by claiming that they want less government, and the Liberals... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Kristi Richardson
Dean Baker does an outstanding job of debunking "Free Market" myths about the role of government in conservative policy making. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Charles Andersen
This is not easy reading. It gets technical if you're not an economist and it will anger you. But it does explain a lot of what's going on in our country right now. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Kevin B. Reynolds
This book is actually available as a free pdf or kindle format from DeanBaker.net. I was hoping to find the kindle version here for easy download but for some reason it is not at... Read morePublished on November 28, 2012 by Will Wilkin
Dean Baker writes a book about a topic that gets too little attention. The right wing-nuts continually blast the left accusing the left of being lazy, no-goods, who just don't... Read morePublished on July 17, 2012 by guitarsandmore805
The author has made a case.However,the case he brings and successfully argues would not apply at all to conservatives like Adam Smith,Edmund Burke,Alexander Hamilton,George... Read morePublished on August 15, 2010 by Michael Emmett Brady
POW! It takes but 108 pages for economist Dean Baker's THE CONSERVATIVE NANNY STATE: HOW THE WEALTHY USE THE GOVERNMENT TO STAY RICH AND GET RICHER to knock out wealthy... Read morePublished on June 23, 2010 by J. L LaRegina