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Why we hate us

American discontent in the new millennium

by Dick Meyer

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political culture -- United States,
  • Popular culture -- United States,
  • United States -- Civilization -- 21st century,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementDick Meyer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE169.12 .M49 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16656031M
    ISBN 109780307406620
    LC Control Number2008007053
    OCLC/WorldCa213079679

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For that we will need answers. The ones we have heard so far have been comforting but familiar. We stand for freedom and they hate it. We are rich and they envy us. A Note from Dick Meyer, Author of Why We Hate Us July 9, Posted by shawnnicholls in Uncategorized.

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