Common Sense & Reason Again Book

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Common Sense & Reason Again







Thomas Paine wrote in Common Sense, Philadelphia, Feb. 14, 1776.

"In the following pages, I offer nothing more than simple facts, plain

arguments, and common sense; and have no other preliminaries to settle

with the reader, than that he will divest himself of prejudice and

prepossession, and suffer his reason and his feelings to determine for

themselves; that he will put on, or rather that he will not put off the

true character of a man, and generously enlarge his views beyond the


There are immoral minorities, but no immoral majorities. Most people are moral and that is why democracy is the best form of government.

In order to save our world, we must, at times, be disturbingly frank, painfully truthful.


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In this book:

Issues to be discussed:


Tax Structure: the old "taxation without representation" adding the question of "taxation without benefits", which is the growing problem today!

Advertising Industries: false representation of products.

Monopoly: the temptation to steal from the public if you own a whole industry.

Planned Obsolescence: using poor-quality workmanship and materials in order to sell more products at higher profits.

Saving The Planet: poor government and industry conservation and preservation policies.

Stock Market: the possibility of phasing out The Market or at least ending the Ponzi scheme aspect of it.

Military And War: the possibility of scaling down our military and rethinking the value of war to the citizens of the world.

Representational Form of Government: consider phasing it out, yet keeping democracy, of course, by instituting retinal scanning electronic voting for all issues that concern you.

Chapters and Contents:

11 Planned Obsolescence .......... page 13
14 This Is Not Supposed To Be A Capitalist Country .......... page 22
15 Separation of Business and State  .......... page 24
16 Separation of Church and State .......... page 24
51 Monopoly Is Not A Game .......... page 100
65 "Bleeding Hearts" and "Warm and Fuzzy" .......... page 128    
66 This Is Not What GOD Intended For Mankind! .......... page 128
67 The 1960s Revolution .......... page 128
68 Open Letter To Millennials .......... page 128 


ISBN # 978-0-9668687-3-9
Paperback, 6 x 9

Written by John Bassett McCleary

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