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Books by and about 2012 presidential nominees
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
Turnaround
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

Book Reviews

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What Uncle Sam Really Wants, by Noam Chomsky


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Click here for 17 full quotes from Noam Chomsky in the book What Uncle Sam Really Wants.
OR click on an issue category below for a subset.
 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Drugs
    Drug War is an excuse for US military intervention abroad.
    Target tobacco & alcohol instead of marijuana.
Foreign Policy
    US historically opposes Third World nationalism and rights.
    US aid to Americas correlates with torture by governments.
    West plans to exploit Eastern Europe.
    US prefers force to diplomacy in Third World.
Free Trade
    Free trade is all about corporate subsidies.
    Trilateral world view means Latin America belongs to the US.
Government Reform
    Dissent publicly against investors ruling government.
Homeland Security
    Cold War fear of USSR was played to control US population.
War & Peace
    Nicaragua: US destroyed Sandanistas & real hope for reform.
    Panama: Noriega’s crime was independence, not drugs.
    Vietnam War about destroying “virus” of independence from US.
    Gulf War had nothing to do with principles.
    Israeli nukes should preclude foreign aid.
    Gulf War: US refused diplomacy & forced violence in Iraq.
    Peace process ignores non-US-approved efforts.


The above quotations are from What Uncle Sam Really Wants, by Noam Chomsky.

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