Bestselling author Newt Gingrich proposes a bold vision ofthe future: America is on the cusp of a renaissance, a new birth oftechnological and scientific innovation that will dramatically transform theprosperity and quality of life of every American. Our biggest enemy? Special interest groups, powerful lobbyists, and government bureaucrats who aredetermined to squash, control, or prevent these innovations—and permanentlychange the future of America. These are the enemies of the future—powerfulforces determined to prevent the enormous benefits that American ingenuity willbring.
In his groundbreaking new book, Breakout, formerSpeaker of the House Newt Gingrich sketches America’s future, brimming withpossibilities and prosperity. Despite big government regulation and taxation,despite special interest groups and lobbyists, American entrepreneurs,innovators, engineers, and scientists are still abundantly creative andproductive. Gingrich describes the top technologies that promise to change theway we live and prosper, including 3D printing, driverless cars, breakthroughsin genetics and medicine, unprecedented and ever-growing Internet connectivity,and the new “app store” model of business development.
Will big government, whacky extremists, and powerfullobbyists stop these innovations? They will try—with punitive taxes, stiflingregulation, and hopelessly outdated policies. Will Americans allow it?Newt Gingrich sounds the rallying cry to make sure we defeat the enemies of the future.