Books tagged: a modest proposal

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Una Propuesta Modesta: a practical solution to illegal immigration
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
A modernization of Jonathan Swift’s "A Modest Proposal", this satirical essay proposes a shocking solution for illegal immigration in the US. J. Taylor Paulk uses dark humor to shed light on attitudes toward immigrants. "Una Propuesta Modesta" is a must read for anyone interested in the immigration debate.
A Modest Proposal for America: Taxes, Entitlements, and the Manufactured Crisis of Federal Finance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,060. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013 by Fast Foreword. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Friedman brings Swift's classic into the 21st century via America’s current concerns about the economy, sustainability of social programs, the environment, class warfare, and inequality. This new Modest Proposal offers a shocking satirical solution before unpacking the data to explain the real causes of America’s current financial struggle and presenting the practical solutions D.C. is avoiding.