By Ben Carson M.D., Candy Carson

What's the USA turning into? Or, extra importantly, what can she be if we reclaim a imaginative and prescient for the issues that made her nice within the first position? In the USA the gorgeous, Dr. Ben Carson is helping us study from our prior so that it will chart a greater path for our destiny. From his own ascent from inner-city poverty to overseas clinical and humanitarian acclaim, Carson stocks experiential insights that aid us comprehend: ... what's stable approximately the US ... the place now we have long gone off track ... which primary ideals have guided the USA from her founding into preeminence between international locations Written by means of a guy who has skilled America's top and worst firsthand, the US the attractive is without delay alarming, convicting, and encouraging. you are going to achieve new views on our nation's origins, our Judeo-Christian history, our instructional procedure, capitalism as opposed to socialism, our ethical textile, healthcare, and masses extra. An incisive manifesto of the values that formed America's earlier and needs to form her destiny, the US the attractive calls us all to exploit our God-given skills to enhance our lives, our groups, our country, and our global.

Show description

Read Online or Download America the Beautiful: Rediscovering What Made This Nation Great PDF

Best civics & citizenship books

Who Needs to Know? The State of Public Access to Federal Government Information

Regardless of extreme media scrutiny, just a small percent of the yankee executive s such a lot crucial info reaches the common individual. This withholding of knowledge is risky in a democratic society, the place openness is a loved worth. right here s a pattern of the subjects integrated in Who must comprehend?

Between State and Nation: Diaspora Politics and Kin-state Nationalism in Hungary

This ebook investigates the connection among states and transborder ethnic teams in jap Europe. It makes use of the case of Hungary, which has long-standing ties to the approximately 3 million ethnic Hungarians in neighboring nations, to deal with why and the way kin-states take motion on behalf in their ethnic diasporas, and the results of that engagement for neighborhood family and family politics.

Law, Policy, and Practice on China's Periphery: Selective Adaptation and Institutional Capacity

This ebook examines the chinese language government’s guidelines and practices for relatives with the internal outer edge components of Tibet, Xinjiang, and internal Mongolia, and the Outer outer edge components of Hong Kong and Taiwan concentrating on subject matters of political authority, socio-cultural family, and monetary improvement. China’s heritage will be noticeable as one in all coping with the geographic outer edge surrounding China right.

Being American on the Edge: Penurbia and the Metropolitan Mind, 1945–2010

This manuscript makes a speciality of the improvement of hybrid city-country (penurban) landscapes round huge city parts which mesh stylized geographical region with useful hyperlinks to the towns. those landscapes are important to American mindsets as they mix the desires, expectancies, and studies of the kingdom in expressive cultural landscapes.

Additional info for America the Beautiful: Rediscovering What Made This Nation Great

Sample text

If there were too many doctors serving in and/or represented in government, there would probably be an overabundance of health-related legislation; likewise, if there were too many farmers, there would likely be an abundance of agricultural legislation. Perhaps as you’ve been reading you’ve wondered why a neurosurgeon is sharing his ideas about government when the training, education, and focus of a neurosurgeon’s life is decidedly scientific and concerns biomedical dilemmas and solutions. You might be surprised to know that five physicians signed the Declaration of Independence, and many of them were involved with the creation of the United States Constitution.

Or, more importantly, what can she be if we reclaim a vision for the things that made her great in the first place? In the Zondervan ebook, America the Beautiful, Dr. Ben Carson helps us learn from our past in order to chart a better course for our future. From his personal ascent from inner-city poverty to international medical and humanitarian acclaim, Carson shares experiential insights that help us understand ... what is good about America ... where we have gone astray ... which fundamental beliefs have guided America from her founding into preeminence among nations Written by a man who has experienced America's best and worst firsthand, America the Beautiful is at once alarming, convicting, and inspiring.

I could tell they weren’t just taunting me, trying to scare me. They were serious, and I turned and ran from there faster than I had ever run before in my life. It was a shocking introduction for a little boy to the racism that ran through America at the time. Growing up, we faced constant reminders of how we were less important than white people. ” By that time, economic hardship had forced us to move to Boston, and we were living with my mother’s older sister and brother-in-law in a typical tenement, where rats, roaches, gangs, and murders were all too common.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.92 of 5 – based on 17 votes