If my father had focused more on what he didn’t know, or didn’t have, or how unlikely success would be when he first came to this country, my writing to you to-day would likely have never occurred.
Shreveport, Louisiana (PRWEB)
June 29, 2017
The problems in America are easy to spot. What’s harder is finding solutions. Bright Spots, Big Country — What Makes America Great is filled with real-world examples of simple solutions to our country’s complex issues, dating back to the Declaration of Independence. In chapter after chapter, you’ll discover:
How to reduce healthcare costs
- Improve student achievement in the classroom
- Raise wages
- Save Social Security and increase retirement income
- Reduce violent crime
- Restore trust in government
Sound too good to be true? Well, it’s not, and ordinary Americans are solving problems like these, everyday — and we prove it. They do so, not because they were born here, but because the greatness of America comes from the greatness within each of us.
“This is why the solutions aren’t likely going to come from bureaucrats or in big, bold, national movements,” says author Stephen Parr, “but they will come from your town, your neighborhood, and as Ronald Reagan said, right around your dinner table.”
Author Louis R. Avallone writes in the book about how his father immigrated to America from Italy in 1964, and how it was his father’s journey as an immigrant that revealed the true greatness of America.
“If my father had focused more on what he didn’t know, or didn’t have, or how unlikely success would be when he first came to this country, my writing to you today would likely have never occurred,” writes Avallone, “Instead, he focused on what was working for…