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By David Warfield Brown

This booklet provides a reassessment of the basic rules of the Tea occasion move. The Tea celebration circulate is essentially linked to those that desire a critically restricted federal govt spending a long way fewer taxpayer funds. What will get much less recognition are the underlying Tea celebration sentiments that, the publication argues, usually are not rather a lot fake as they're extraordinarily dated in mild of the present nationwide panorama. Such sentiments contain prioritizing self-reliance, viewing politics as a “dirty business,” contemplating “free firm” unassailable, and believing the earth to be man’s ownership. Brown skillfully and thoughtfully breaks from partisan concerns to get on the root of the move, arguing that too many Tea Partiers reside in a global in their personal, which, given such a lot of urgent difficulties on this planet, quantities to what Brown calls “sentimental mischief.”

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