Thomas P.M. Barnett and Mark Levin
Two authors of two very important books will be on today’s show.
Dr. Thomas P.M. Barnett joins me to wrap up my series of conversations with him about his new book, Great Powers: America and the World after Bush.
Today’s conversation will focus on the last chapter of the book in which Barnett focuses on the basics of grand strategy, the fear-mongering of global warming ideologues as well as his expectation of the “Greatest Awakening” ever as world religions experience explosive growth in the new era of globalization.
Barnett is a prophet of the enormous power of globalization to raise living standards around the world, and the book is a wonderful antidote for those fatigued by the current economic crisis and who forget that capitalism does have a business cycle that does produce periods of contraction followed by periods of even more dynamic growth and trade.
The transcript of our conversation will be posted here later tonight. One of the reasons I love talk radio is it allows for the time required to explore in detail important books with skilled communicators like Barnett.
I will also be talking with another enormously skilled communicator, my friend and airwaves colleague Mark Levin about his important new book Liberty and Tyranny: A Conservative Manifesto.
Mark’s book is a kick-in-the-pants for conservatives dismayed by the new president’s lurch left. There are reasons why freedom and statism compete, and there are reasons why again and again Americans turn back to conservative principles. Mark outlines the key arguments and the battles ahead. There’s a reason why the book is number 1 on Amazon.com, and you should get copies for yourself and any friends who need a refresher course in Reaganism.