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Author Selfa, Lance
Title The Democrats : A Critical History
Imprint Chicago : Haymarket Books, 2008
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Note Intro -- Introduction: What Happened to the New Era? -- Chapter One: "History's Second-Most Enthusiastic Capitalist Party" -- Chapter Two: The Party of Slavery Becomes the "Party of the People" -- Chapter Three: The Rise of the New Democrats -- Chapter Four: From "Hope" to Hopeless: The Democrats in the Obama Era -- Chapter Five: Social Movements and the "Party of the People" -- Chapter Six: Defenders of the Empire -- Chapter Seven: Can the Left Take Over the Democratic Party? -- Chapter Eight: Why Is There No Alternative? -- Conclusion: Is the Lesser Evil Good Enough? -- Appendix: Who's Going to Be the Lesser Evil in '68? -- Notes -- Index
An unblinking look at the Democrats that shows why they continue to disappoint so many supporters
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Selfa, Lance The Democrats : A Critical History Chicago : Haymarket Books,c2008 9781931859554
Subject Democratic Party (U.S.) - History
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