Jim's Anthem

"You purchase pain with all that joy can give, and you die with nothing but a rage to live."


-- Alexander Pope


This site is administered by James R. Keena.

Jim Keena is an author of critically acclaimed books and commentaries.  He is also a leader, an activist, and a popular speaker in the Tea Party movement. 

Jim has been featured on radio programs in cities across America, including Los Angeles, Tampa, Chicago, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Dallas, Phoenix, and Cincinnati.  He has been a featured speaker at Tea Party rallies and educational events throughout the Midwest.  His commentaries have been published in numerous nationwide journals. 

Jim was a National Merit Scholarship finalist, and graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Economics from the University of Detroit.  He has worked as a senior executive in the automotive and computer industries for thirty years. 

Jim has written two books.  His latest is a non-fiction work called We've Been Had:  How Obama and the Radicals Conned Middle Class America.   The link below will direct you to sample chapters of the book:


Jim's first book is a controversial novel of political and religious satire called Insurrection Resurrection.  The link below will direct you to excerpts from the book:  


Jim has eight children and seven grandchildren.  He and his wife Audrey reside in Southeast Michigan.

The dedication page in Insurrection Resurrection is a clear summary of the intellectual forces that forged Jim's unique perspectives.  He wrote, “To Aristotle, for 'A is A'; To Thomas Jefferson, for the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness; To Ayn Rand, for objective volitional consciousness; And to all other brave pioneers who think fearlessly and independently."