A defense and tribute to the American Revolution For over 100 years, politicians have usurped our freedom with promises of unearned wealth and security but have delivered tyranny. Our forefathers fought the Revolutionary War to free us from the oppression of King George III. Now politicians have established a new form of tyranny. The American Revolution and our freedom are in peril. The danger is as great today as it was when George Washington's troops crossed the Delaware River on Christmas Eve in 1776.21st Century Common Sense analyzes five of the tyrant's "showcase programs", some over 100 years old. The poverty and despair caused by these programs is illustrated and proven. These "showcase programs" have been used to punish political dissent, extort political support and reward political cronies.To help the victims of our educational system understand our danger, these subjects are discussed before proceeding to the scrutiny of the tyranny:*Creation of wealth *The relationship between wealth, freedom and money*The tyrant's strategy and tactics *The economic systems: tyranny, the mixed economy and capitalismThe final chapter identifies the greatest danger to the American Revolution and provides the recipe to regain our freedom and prosperity.