Publisher: Times Books; First Edition edition (September 5, 2006)
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An impassioned name to hands for Democrats to embody the foundations that made the occasion and the rustic great--a precise ethical imaginative and prescient for management at domestic and abroadIn this strong and provocative manifesto, a cri de coeur for Democrats who've grown more and more pissed off with their party's leaders, former senator Gary Hart takes the Democrats to activity for selecting warning and calculation as opposed to ethical ideas. That direction, Hart says, will lead in basic terms to sorrow--for the occasion and for the country.The braveness of Our Convictions is Hart's name to action--a clear-eyed and plainspoken manifesto that urges a go back to the foundations bequeathed to the celebration through its nice twentieth-century presidents: Franklin D. Roosevelt's dedication to a unmarried nationwide group, the place no American will be left in the back of; Harry S. Truman's internationalism, which preserved democracy after global conflict II and led finally to the defeat of communism; John F. Kennedy's perfect of civic responsibility and repair to the kingdom; and Lyndon B. Johnson's insistence on equality for all our citizens.As the midterm elections approach--and with the 2008 presidential election simply over the horizon--Hart speaks at once and passionately to the numerous Democrats who search a principled swap of management in Washington. it's the warning sign that such a lot of americans were looking forward to.