Architects of Ruin: How Big Government Liberals Wrecked the Global Economy--and How They Will Do It…

Paperback | November 23, 2010

byPeter Schweizer

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In Architects of Ruin, New York Times bestselling author and conservative historian Peter Schweizer argues that the economic crisis was caused by liberals who used the power of government to create a subprime mortgage bubble that has ravaged the global economy. Rebutting charges that the financial collapse was caused by conservative deregulatory zeal, Schweizer, the author of Do as I Say (Not as I Do): Profiles in Liberal Hypocrisy, shows that it was actually the result of “do-good capitalism.”<_o3a_p>

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In Architects of Ruin, New York Times bestselling author and conservative historian Peter Schweizer argues that the economic crisis was caused by liberals who used the power of government to create a subprime mortgage bubble that has ravaged the global economy. Rebutting charges that the financial collapse was caused by conservative de...

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Was the financial collapsecaused by free-market capitalismand deregulation run amok,as liberals claim?Not on your life, says Peter Schweizer. In Architects of Ruin, Schweizer describes how a coalition of left-wing activists, liberal politicians, and “do-good capitalists” on Wall Street leveraged government power to achieve their goal o...

Peter Schweizer is the author ofExtortion,Throw Them All Out,Architects of Ruin, and other books that have revealed political wrongdoing, and has been featured on60 Minutes, in theNew York Times, and elsewhere. He is the cofounder and president of the Government Accountability Institute, a team of investigative researchers and journali...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.54 inPublished:November 23, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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“An entertaining exposure . . . In a series of 11 profiles on leftist icons from Noam Chomsky and Al Franken to Hillary Clinton and Ted Kennedy, Schweizer reveals that the most vocal liberals do not practice what they preach.”