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INDEX:     CURRENT U.S. POLITICS: The Bush Presidency and Post 9-11

Many of these are on the bestseller list in 2003-2004.
Alterman, Eric and Mark J. Green
The Book on Bush: How George W. (Mis)leads America
Begala, Paul
It's Still the Economy, Stupid : George W. Bush, The GOP's CEO
Brock, David
Blinded by the Right: The Conscience of an Ex-Conservative
Carville, James
We're Right, They're Wrong : A Handbook for Spirited Progressives
Carville, James
Had Enough? : A Handbook for Fighting Back
Chomsky, Noam
Hegemony or Survival: America's Quest for Global Dominance
Conason, Joe
Big Lies: The Right-Wing Propaganda Machine and How It Distorts the Truth
Corn, David
The Lies of George W. Bush: Mastering the Politics of Deception
Dobbins, Michael John
Stop Bush in 2004 : How Every Citizen Can Help
Franken, Al
Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right
Hatfield, J.H. and Greg Palast
Fortunate Son: George W. Bush and the Making of an American President
Hightower, Jim
Thieves in High Places
Huberman, Jack
The Bush - Haters Handbook: A Guide to the Most Appalling Presidency of the Past 100 Years
Huffington, Arianna
Pigs at the Trough : How Corporate Greed and Political Corruption Are Undermining America
Ivins, Molly and Lou DuBose
Bushwhacked : Life in George W. Bush's America
Ivins, Molly and Lou DuBose
Shrub : The Short but Happy Political Life of George W. Bush
Jeffords, Jim
My Declaration of Independence
Korten, David C.
When Corporations Rule the World
Johnson, David Cay
Perfectly Legal: The Covert Campaign to Rig Our Tax System to Benefit the Super Rich - and Cheat Everybody Else
Krugman, Paul
The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century
Moore, Michael
Dude, Where's my Country ?
Nader, Ralph
Crashing the Party: Taking on the Corporate Government in an Age of Surrender
Nye, Joseph S.
The Paradox of American Power: Why the World's Only Superpower Can't Go It Alone
Palast, Greg
The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: An Investigative Reporter Exposes the Truth about Globalization, Corporate Cons, and High Finance Fraudsters
Prestowitz, Clyde
Rogue Nation: American Unilateralism and the Failure of Good Intentions
Rampton, Sheldon and John C. Stauber
Weapons of Mass Deception: The Uses of Propaganda in Bush's War on Iraq
Suskind, Ron
The Price of Loyalty: George W. Bush, the White House, and the Education of Paul O'Neill
Vidal, Gore
Perpetual War on Perpetual Peace
Willis, Clint
The I Hate Republicans Reader: Why the GOP is Totally Wrong About Everything

Alterman, Eric
What Liberal Media?

Borjesson, Kristina and Gore Vidal
Into the Buzzsaw- Leading Journalists Expose the Myth of a Free Press
Chomsky, Noam
Manufacturing Consent : The Political Economy of the Mass Media
Chomsky, Noam
Media Control: The Spectacular Achievements of Propaganda
Fallows, James
Breaking The News : How the Media Undermine American Democracy
Gans, Herbert
Democracy and the News
Hart, Peter and Robert McChesney
The Oh Really? Factor: Unspinning Fox News Channel's Bill O'Reilly
Kick, Russ
Everything You Know Is Wrong: The Disinformation Guide to Secrets and Lies
McChesney, Robert
Our Media, Not Theirs: The Democratic Struggle Against Corporate Media
McChesney, Robert
Rich Media, Poor Democracy: Communication Politics in Dubious Times
Robert McChesney
Corporate Media and the Threat to Democracy
Tom Rosenstiel and Bill Kovach
The Elements of Journalism: What Newspeople Should Know and The Public Should Expect

D. VanSusteren, D. Allen, J. Margolis, H. Davis on Dean
Howard Dean: A Citizen's Guide to the Man Who Would Be President

Lisa Rogak on Howard Dean
Howard Dean in His Own Words
Howard Dean
Winning Back America
Howard Dean
Howard Dean 2004: Plus Florida Election 2000 Supreme Court Cases (Core Federal Information Series CD-ROM)
Howard Dean and Wesley Clark
2004 Democratic Presidential Candidates: Governor Howard Dean and General Wesley Clark--Plus Florida Election 2000 Supreme Court Cases CD-ROM
Wesley Clark
General Wesley Clark 2004: Plus Florida Election 2000 Supreme Court Cases (Core Federal Information Series CD-ROM)
Wesley Clark
Winning Modern Wars: Iraq, Terrorism, and the American Empire
Wesley Clark
Waging Modern War: Bosnia, Kosovo, and the Future of Combat
Antonia Felix on Wesley Clark
The Wesley Clark Story: A Different Kind of General
prepublication orders
Dick Gephardt
2004 Democratic Presidential Candidates: Representative Dick Gephardt Public Papers, Speeches, Work in Congress, House Roll Call Votes CD-ROM
Dick Gephardt
An Even Better Place: America in the 21st Century

John Edwards
2004 Democratic Presidential Candidates: Senator John Edwards - Public Papers, Speeches, Work in Congress, Senate Roll Call Votes (106th to 108th)

Bobo, Kim and Jackie Kendall and Steve Max
Organizing for Social Change: Midwest Academy Manual for Activists
Loeb, Paul Rogat
The Soul of a Citizen: Living with Conviction in a Cynical Time
Gitlin, Todd
Letters to a Young Activist
Meikle, Graham
Future Active: Media Activism and the Internet
Shaw, Brandy
The Activist's Handbook
Stout, Linda
Bridging the Class Divide And Other Lessons for Grassroots Organizing
Wellstone, Paul
The Conscience of a Liberal: Reclaiming the Compassionate Agenda

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