A thoughtful and articulate spokesman for conservative ideas, Daniel Hannan, a conservative British MEP, is better versed in America’s traditions and founding documents than are many Americans. In The New Road to Serfdom, Hannan argues forcefully and passionately that Americans must not allow Barack Obama to take us down the road to European Union–style social democracy. He pleads with Americans not to abandon the founding principles that have made our country a beacon of liberty for the rest of the world. In this updated edition, Hannan explores Barack Obama’s attitude toward Britain and offers an insightful analysis of what it reveals about Obama’s perception of our country, our Constitution, and our exceptionalism.
This book is a fantastic and realistic depiction of America in its current
state. As a non-US citizen I think he is bluntly accurate but not overly
critical of the... Read more
I read this book while also reading Hayak's The Road to Serfdom. Both are excellent. As an American, I learned a lot about Europe from this book.Published 6 months ago by RJR
Everything I have seen, heard, or read by Daniel Hannan has been right on for what is happening today with respect to changes in societies of America, Britain, and the European... Read morePublished 6 months ago by David M
A powerful and very well crafted critique of the USA's political direction. It serves as an indictment of current policy but also makes the case for a return to the fundamental... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Andrew Potts