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I am finishing up Elizabeth Warren's Book as of now and was wondering If anyone had any suggestions on books for the progressive. So far I have read:

If you haven't read one of the books or any of them in that matter, I highly reccomend them. They were truly wonderful. But yeah, I would love to have more books to read and are wanting reccomendations from progressives.

JazzyTrumpeter's picture
May. 6, 2016 2:22 pm


Your personal library might welcome Twain.

I enjoyed this and have it in a Kindle app for pc.

Bertrand Russell wrote some good stuff too, sometimes free ebook downloads available.


douglaslee's picture
Jul. 31, 2007 4:01 pm

"Griftopia" and "Divide" Matt Taibbi

"Free Lunch" David Cay Johnston

"Tear Down This Myth" Will Bunch

"Free Trade Doesn't Work" Ian Fletcher

"In Bed With Wall Street" Larry Doyle

"Winner Take All Politics" Hatcher & Pierson

"When Corporations Rule the World" David C. Korten

"The Party Is Over" Mike Lofgren

"Deadly Spin" Wendell Potter

"The Great American Stickup" Robert Scheer

"Democracy Inc." Sheldon S. Wolin

"This Changes Everything" Naomi Klein

Special mention for "Money and Power"--Wm Cohan, subtled "How Goldman Sachs Came to Rule the World" It's a detailed history of GS. Only in the last chapter does the author reveal his views on the enterprise. However, throughout the history the discerning reader will ask himself out loud, "How could this be?"

Combad57's picture
May. 29, 2012 12:50 pm


has book referrals as well.

douglaslee's picture
Jul. 31, 2007 4:01 pm

From Yes, http://www.yesmagazine.org/people-power/humanizing-heroin-addiction-photos-of-the-real-lives-of-users-20160425

is a touching article, for me anyhow.

douglaslee's picture
Jul. 31, 2007 4:01 pm


is a whole lot of related sources including Chomsky.


douglaslee's picture
Jul. 31, 2007 4:01 pm

No More Presidential Immunity!

Thom plus logo When Richard Nixon committed multiple Felonies, including accepting bribes in cash in the White House, Jerry Ford chose to pardon him.

When Ronald Reagan committed treason in 1980 to get elected, Attorney General Bill Barr shut down the investigation in 1992 with five pardons.
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