Angels: A Modern Myth by Michel Serres

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Although William Bennett may be the most outspoken conservative attacking Pat Buchanan and other Faction #3 leaders, he is joined more quietly by many others in Factions #1 and #2, and they provided most of the material used against Buchanan to demonstrate his lack of qualification for the presidencyincluding reports on Buchanan's probable anti-Semitism, his Nazi and neo-Nazi sympathies, his lack of sensitivity toward the militias, his general xenophobia, the conflict of interest between his television career and his political ambitions, and his "left-wing" sympathies with the unemployed and the downgraded working classes.

Such a plan to mandate welfare under state control means that the states can once again use welfare, as in the nineteenth century, as a mechanism for social control and moral guidance. No matter that President Clinton certainly would veto any such effort. It is the one necessary effort if Republicans are to please Faction #3 (and a good number of people in Faction #2 as well). Without that, the price for active participation inside the Republican party goes up elsewherenamely, renewed and strengthened commitment to pro-life candidates, platforms, and judicial tests.

Page iii The End of the Republican Era By Theodore J. Lowi UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA PRESS : NORMAN AND LONDON Page iv Also by Theodore J. A. (Boston:, 1962, 1965, 1974) (with Robert F. ) Nationalizing Government: Public Policies in America (Beverly Hills, 1978) The Personal President: Power Invested, Promise Unfulfilled (Ithaca, 1985) (with Benjamin Ginsberg) American Government: Freedom & Power (New York, 1990, 1994) (with Benjamin Ginsberg) Democrats Return to Power: Politics and Policy in the Clinton Era (New York, 1994) Book and series design by Bill Cason.

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