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Mon, Jul 1, 2013 -- 10:00 AM

Did Liberals 'Body-Snatch' Abe Lincoln?


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President Abraham Lincoln
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President Abraham Lincoln

National Review editor Rich Lowry believes that "if you get Lincoln right, you get America right." Lowry's latest book, "Lincoln Unbound," accuses liberals of appropriating and "body-snatching" the beloved president and suggests that Lincoln should be viewed as a beacon of libertarianism and other conservative values. Reclaiming Lincoln's legacy, he argues, can help the GOP regain its mantle as a party of opportunity and aspiration. He joins us in the studio.

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • Rich Lowry, editor of the National Review magazine

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