Book Discussion on Recarving Rushmore

Ivan Eland talked about his book, Recarving Rushmore: Ranking the Presidents on Peace, Prosperity, and Liberty (Independent Institute;… read more

Ivan Eland talked about his book, Recarving Rushmore: Ranking the Presidents on Peace, Prosperity, and Liberty (Independent Institute; January 9, 2009). The book ranks the presidents on the merits of their policies and the extent to which those policies contribute to peace, prosperity, and liberty. Commentary is provided by Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) and Rick Shenkman of the History News Network.

Ivan Eland is a senior fellow and director of the Center on Peace & Liberty at the Independent Institute. His books include The Empire Has No Clothes and Putting ‘Defense’ Back into U.S. Defense Policy. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Recarving Rushmore

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Feb 16, 2009
Last Aired:
Feb 28, 2009

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  • Feb 16, 2009 | 8:29am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 16, 2009 | 8:29pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 28, 2009 | 12:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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