Screwed: The Undeclared War Against the Middle Class and What We Can Do About It: Easyread Super Large 20pt Edition

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ReadHowYouWant.com, Feb 18, 2009 - Political Science - 520 pages
 

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Screwed

User Review  - rockcp - Overstock.com

Excellent! A must read for every working class citizen. Thom Hartmann progressiveindependentpopulist radio talk show host as well as author tells it like it is. This book will inspire even the most cynical among us who have given up on the powers that be. Read and share. Tag youre it! Read full review

A must read

User Review  - Borders Jennie - Borders

This book is incredible--made me think about things in ways I never had before. His whole book revolves around the idea that we as a nation need to reclaim our middle class and he presents great ideas as to how to make it happen. An excellent read--Thom Hartmann is a brilliant man. Read full review

Contents

Also by Thom Hartmann
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MARK CRISPIN MILLER
iv
Profits before People
xiii
A Middle Class Requires Democracy 1 CHAPTER 1 There Is No Free Market
4
How We the People Create the Middle Class 27 CHAPTER 3 The Rise of the Corporatocracy 63 PART II Democracy Requires a Middle Class
88
The Myth of the Greedy Founders
91
Thomas Paine against the Freeloaders 108 CHAPTER 6 Taxation without Representation 136 CHAPTER 7 James Madison versus the Business of Wa...
176
Governing for We the People
206
The Truth about the Trust Fund
272
Setting the Rules of the Game
292
The Illegal Employer Problem
310
Leveling the Playing Field
328
The Road to Victory
361
GREG PALAST
399
NOTES
404
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
423

Too Important for the Private Sector
221
Knowledge Is Power
241
Medicine for Health Not for Profit
252
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
426
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