The Restoration of a Mythical Golden Age
Hart, Gary, The Independent (London, England)
Today's inauguration of George Bush will be all about his vision for uniting America. Three radical forces will colour the second term. The first is represented by those concerned to dismantle America's social security system, the cornerstone of the Rooseveltian New Deal and the heart of the United States' social safety net. The second by those attempting to remake the federal judiciary, including the Supreme Court, the fulcrum for institutionalising the cultural agenda of the religious right. The third is represented by those seeking to salvage the neo- conservative project to bring democracy to the Arab world at the point of a bayonet.
Each of these forces represents …
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Publication information: Article title: The Restoration of a Mythical Golden Age. Contributors: Hart, Gary - Author. Newspaper title: The Independent (London, England). Publication date: January 2, 2005. Page number: 41. © 2009 The Independent - London. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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