Recorded Talks | Biography
Internationally acclaimed, award winning author Michael Parenti is one of America's most astute and engaging political analysts. Covering a wide range of subjects, Parenti's work has enlightened and enlivened readers for many years. Here is a rich buffet of his deep but lucid writings on real history, political life, empire, wealth, class power, technology, culture, ideology, media, environment, gender, and ethnicity---along with a few choice selections drawn from his own life experiences and political awakening.
Parenti goes where few political observers dare to tread. Time and again he takes the extra step beyond the parameters of safe permissible opinion, and time and again he succeeds in carrying the reader with him. Writing with cool passion and pleasing style, he is always accessible even when dealing with complex themes. The struggle against plutocracy and for peace and democracy is forever reborn thanks to scholar-activists like Michael Parenti.
Table of Contents
I. Through the Looking Glass
12. Racist Rule, Then and NowIV. Roots
16. La Famiglia: An Ethno-Class ExperienceV. A Guide to Concepts and Isms
19. Technology and Money: The Myth of NeutralityVI. About Money, Class, and Culture
26. Capital and Labor, an Old StoryVII. Doing the World
30. Imperialism for BeginnersVIII. The Rest Is History
36. Dominant History
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