Capitalism V Democracy

Author: Timothy K. Kuhner
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804791589
Size: 63.19 MB
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In Capitalism v. Democracy, Timothy Kuhner explains how these conditions have corrupted American democracy, turning it into a system of rule that favors the wealthy and marginalizes ordinary citizens.

Campaign Finance

Author: Robert E. Mutch
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190274719
Size: 66.11 MB
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Campaign Finance: What Everyone Needs to Know? explains those laws, regulations, and Supreme Court decisions, from Buckley v. Valeo to Citizens United, asking how they fit into the larger discussion about how we want our democracy to work.

Plutocrats United

Author: Richard L. Hasen
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300212453
Size: 60.15 MB
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Meanwhile, money flows freely on both sides. In Plutocrats United, Richard Hasen argues that both left and right avoid the key issue of the new Citizens United era: balancing political inequality with free speech.

The Corporate Criminal

Author: Steve Tombs
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135264333
Size: 79.69 MB
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Drawing upon a wide range of sources of empirical evidence, historical analysis and theoretical argument, this book shows beyond any doubt that the private, profit-making, corporation is a habitual and routine offender.

Unfit For Democracy

Author: Stephen E. Gottlieb
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814733018
Size: 54.82 MB
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In Unfit for Democracy, Stephen Gottlieb argues that constitutional law without a focus on the future of democratic government is incoherent—illogical and contradictory.

The Shock Doctrine

Author: Naomi Klein
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141980869
Size: 37.79 MB
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Raking in billions out of the tsunami, plundering Russia, exploiting Iraq - this is the chilling tale of how a few are making a killing while more are getting killed.

Citizens Divided

Author: Robert C. Post
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674729005
Size: 28.15 MB
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Robert Post offers a constitutional theory that seeks to reconcile these sharply divided camps, and he explains how the case might have been decided in a way that would preserve free speech and electoral integrity.

Dividing Divided States

Author: Gregory F. Treverton
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812245997
Size: 43.90 MB
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This book offers considered and cautionary lessons for policy makers and policy researchers alike.

Election Law And Democratic Theory

Author: Professor David Schultz
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1472434986
Size: 66.19 MB
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More specifically, the issue is whether money contributed or expended for
political purposes is protected as free speech under the First amendment? ... The
real issue is reconciling democracy and capitalism. ... For the most part this is the
broader question that has not been asked by the Supreme Court, at least not
since Justice Holmes famously mused in Lochner v. ... politics has become—a
referendum on whether the constitution endorses not only a free market theory of
democracy ...

Dark Money

Author: Jane Mayer
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0385535600
Size: 58.18 MB
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Dark Money is an essential book for anyone who cares about the future of American democracy. National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist LA Times Book Prize Finalist PEN/Jean Stein Book Award Finalist Shortlisted for the Lukas Prize