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4th of July Special: Creating the Land of the Free and the Home of the Brave (Guest: David Shestokas)

July 4, 2019

July 4 is a great day for America, and what better way to celebrate than Heartland’s analysis of Creating the Declaration of Independence?

The Declaration of Independence set forth the great experiment that is America.  In this episode of the Heartland Daily Podcast, David Shestokas guides us through the history of America’s independence.  Author of Creating the Declaration of Independence, Shestokas discusses the minutia behind what it took to have the document writer, and the dangers behind writing it. Was Thomas Jefferson the preferred choice to write the Declaration of Independence?  Did he want to write it?  Join us to learn all about Creating the Declaration of Independence.

Purchase Creating the Declaration of Independence here.

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Andy Singer the Digital Media Manager at The Heartland Institute. @HeartlandInst
David Shestokas earned his B.A. in Political Science from Bradley University in 1975 and his Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School, cum laude, in June of 1987. In 1986-87 he served on The John Marshall Law Review. @@shestokas