Tom DeWeese is the founder and president of the American Policy Center (APC) and editor of the DeWeese Report. He was interviewed by senior editor for The New American William F. Jasper in February at the 2011 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington, D.C.
The video version of the interview, filmed live at the CPAC Exhibitors Hall, can be viewed at http://www.libertynews-network.tv/?p=1644
The New American: You were good enough to bring me your latest book, Now Tell Me I Was Wrong: Fifteen Years of Unheralded Wisdom and Warnings in the Battle for the Republic. This is a compilation of your writings over the last 15 years, correct?
Tom DeWeese: Yes. It's a collection of articles. We have people who are ... discontented with policies that are taking place ... on issues like School-to-Work and Goals 2000, the total retransformation of our school system ... the development of Agenda 21, United Nations global governance, illegal immigration, radical environmentalism. ... This is a kind of history, showing where these things came from and who were the perpetrators. ... When I was writing it, people were either ignoring it, or saying I was crazy, hence the title Now Tell Me I Was Wrong.
TNA: I know the feeling. Thanks so much for the book. Now, you are the president …