An Indispensable And Enduring Field Guide To The Arguments The Left Makes And The Ones It Tries To Avoid The Claremont Review Of Books According To Jonah Goldberg, If The Greatest Trick The Devil Ever Pulled Was Convincing The World He Didn T Exist, The Greatest Trick Liberals Ever Pulled Was Convincing Themselves They Re Not Ideological Today, Objective Journalists, Academics, And Moderate Politicians Peddle Some Of The Most Radical Arguments By Hiding Them In Homespun Apho Risms Barack Obama Casts Himself As A Disciple Of Reason He S A Pragmatist, Opposed To The Ideology And Drama Of The Right, Solely Concerned With What Works And Today S Liberals Follow His Lead, Spouting Countless Clich S Such As One Man S Terrorist Is Another Man S Freedom Fighter Sure, If The Other Man Is An Idiot Was Martin Luther King Jr A Terrorist Was Bin Laden A Freedom Fighter Violence Never Solves Anything Really It Solved Our Problems With King George III And Ended Slavery We Need Complete Separation Of Church And State In Other Words, All Expressions Of Faith Should Be Barred From Politics Except When They Support Liberal Programs With Humor And Passion, Goldberg Dismantles These And Many Other Trojan Horses That Liberals Use To Cheat In The War Of Ideas He Shows That The Pro Gressive Tradition Of Denying An Ideological Agenda While Pursuing It Vigorously Under The False Flag Of Reasonableness Is Alive And Well And He Reveals How This Dangerous Game May Lead Us Further Down The Path Of Self Destruction.
Jonah Jacob Goldberg is an American conservative syndicated columnist and author Goldberg is known for his contributions on politics and culture to National Review Online, where he is the editor at large He is the author of Liberal Fascism, which reached 1 on the New York Times Best Seller list.
- 336 pages
- The Tyranny of Clichés
- Jonah Goldberg
- 02 July 2018 Jonah Goldberg