Captured

Author: Sheldon Whitehouse
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1620972085
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A U.S. senator, leading the fight against money in politics, chronicles the long shadow corporate power has cast over our democracy In Captured, U.S. Senator and former federal prosecutor Sheldon Whitehouse offers an eye-opening take on ...

This Fight Is Our Fight

Author: Elizabeth Warren
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1250120624
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... for Bias,” Washington Post, November 24, 2012, https://www.washingtonpost.
com/business/economy/asdrug-industrys-influence-over-research-grows-so-
does-the-potential-for-bias/2012/11/24/bb64d596-1264-11e2-be82-
c3411b7680a9_story.html. But Whitehouse later discovered: Senator
Whitehouse also tells this story in his new book. Sheldon Whitehouse with
Melanie Wachtell Stinnett, Captured: The Corporate Infiltration of American
Democracy (New York: New Press, 2017), ...

Corporations And American Democracy

Author: Naomi R. Lamoreaux
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674972285
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Bringing together scholars of history, law, and political science, Corporations and American Democracy provides essential grounding for today’s policy debates.

Basic Issues Of American Democracy

Author: Hillman M. Bishop
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corporation lawyers, army and navy officers, small town officials, or Republican or
Democratic party regulars to whom Communist language was gobbledygook,
Communist ideas suspiciously like the ideas of socialists, do-gooders and even
New Dealers, and Communist ... What is more natural, therefore, than to employ
them for all sorts of conspiratorial purposes from direct espionage to the capture
of small but key unions, to the seeding of government services with "sleepers"?

Life In Schools

Author: Peter McLaren
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317256654
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Protestors rally against the shooting death of unarmed Trayvon Martin and lobby
against the Stand Your Ground law in Florida. We don't get many firestorms
because, as Parenti (1996) has so presciently noted, fascism is already here on
low flame, which burns just fine with the occasional stoking from reactionary
governors. The citizenry of the United States has been sold a damaged bill of
goods in the Republican Contract with America. Parenti (1996, p. 42) captures its
ideology ...

Southern Cold Warrior

Author: J. Edward Lee
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781456833183
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ANy DREAMS THAT Richards fostered of leisurely enjoying the pleasures of
small town America would be dramatically altered in January 1957. While James
P. Richards had been preoccupied in 1955 with preventing a Chinese
Communist invasion of Chiang Kai-shek's Formosa and with twice scaling down
bloated foreign aid requests, events were occurring half a world away which
would soon capture the congressman's attention. Thus, when Secretary of State
John Foster Dulles ...

Michael Harrington Speaking American

Author: Robert A. Gorman
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780415911177
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In 1969, when SDS had already run out of gas and its leaders were foolishly
peddling "authentic" Marxism- Leninism, it was infiltrated and captured by the
Progressive Labor Party, a disciplined cadre of Leninists, and handed to urban
guerrillas who were called Weatherpeople. Harrington's abrasive mini-course ...
His television and radio editorials harmlessly reaffirmed corporate America's
democratic credentials, and probably boosted ratings as well. But something had
changed for ...

Problems In American Civilization

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eighties and early nineties, and resulting in the capture ; the Democratic Party
under the leadership of Bryan, the infiltration of the Republican Party in the form
of Theodore Roosevelt's “Square Deal,” and going on from there, to the “New ... a
predominantly rural nation of farmers, mechanics, shopkeepers, and small
manufacturers, as it was in process of becoming an urban and industrial society
increasingly dominated by the “captains of industry” who control great
corporations. This is ...

Jewish War Veteran

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By the time the Nuremberg-directed network, with its operational centers in
Washington, New York and San Francisco, had infiltrated and captured the
chanelization of ideas that streamed out of "America First," Friends of Democracy
were ready with the deadly parallels of Hitlerian ideas which countered this
dangerous thrust to quiet the nerves of America while Hitler worked on first things
first. After the attack at Pearl Harbor, Birkhead was ready to name two hundred
Quislings, eager ...

The League For Industrial Democracy A Documentary History

Author: Bernard K. Johnpoll
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And through its links with a battalion of national organizations, the Defense
Department has a built-in system of communication with the American people
unequaled in scale by anything available to other Federal agencies." This new
military intervention in the civilian life of the nation has brought generals and
admirals into a close relation with the commanding heights of corporate power.
For example, large corporations more and more find it necessary to hire retired
military leaders at ...