Homegrown Democrat: A Few Plain Thoughts from the Heart of America A Few Plain Thoughts from the Heart of America, Garrison Keillor
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Homegrown Democrat: A Few Plain Thoughts from the Heart of America

Author: Garrison Keillor

Narrator: Garrison Keillor

Unabridged: 4 hr 30 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Highbridge Audio

Published: 08/01/2009

Genre: Biography & Autobiography - Political

Synopsis

In this thoughtful, deeply personal work, one of the nation's best-loved voices takes the plunge into politics and comes up with a book that has had all of America talking. Here, with great heart, supple wit, and a dash of anger, Garrison Keillor describes the simple democratic values-the Golden Rule, the obligation to defend the weak against the powerful, and others-that define his hard-working Midwestern neighbors and that today's Republicans seem determined to subvert. A reminiscence, a political tract, and a humorous meditation, Homegrown Democrat is an entertaining, refreshing addition to today's rancorous political debate.

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