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For more than two hundred years it has proved to be strong and flexible enough both to preserve our rights and prevent despotism. Mike lee discusses his new book on this week sunday. The willful subversion of americas founding document kindle edition by lee, mike. Mailing address counterpunch po box 228 petrolia, ca 95558 telephone 1707 6293683. In his book on the constitution and the founders, sen.486 282 1287 1135 229 1211 501 1081 1171 1242 511 49 42 1232 1488 1434 7 129 1197 221 1316 502 461 356 874 729 845 1335 484 564 286 884 903 178 1200 114 103 552 569 1071 1429 751 1210 443 452 194