Category: Political Science

International Day of Democracy: A Reading List

International Day of Democracy: A Reading List

In these books, scholars work across the world to evaluate democracy’s past, present and future, and to discover ways democracy can be reinvigorated in the 21st century.

Absolute Capitalism

Absolute Capitalism

—John Bellamy Foster
John Bellamy Foster explores the origins of neoliberalism

The Coming of the American Behemoth

The Coming of the American Behemoth

—Michael Joseph Roberto 
Today, the American Behemoth is full grown and all powerful. While fascist reordering of government is not inevitable, we must now once again consider its great threat to Americans and the rest of the world.

Enemy of the People

Enemy of the People

—Ralph Young
Ralph Young discusses the wide swath of enemies President Trump has declared while in office and how he interacts with the free press

A Cynic Mourns

A Cynic Mourns

—Barbara Katz Rothman
“I never believed in the American dream. How is it possible to mourn the loss of something you never believed existed?”