Why Americans hate politics

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Simon & Schuster, 1991 - Social Science - 430 pages
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Americans, by and large, have rejected the political process. They resent politicians, don't vote, and distrust government. The Washington Post's E.J. Dionne, Jr., has written an illuminating book that explains why the American political system is foundering; why most Americans have lost interest in participating; and how we may breathe vitality back into our public life.

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If you’re interested in acquiring a better understanding of the “false polarization of false choices” that Americans are still struggling with today, you should check out Why Americans Hate Politics ... Read full review

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The best modern history of American politics I have read. A comprehensive, detailed, nuanced and accessible description of the rise and fall of the contemporary Left and Right and the consequences ... Read full review


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