The Inarticulate Society

The Inarticulate Society: Eloquence and Culture in America by Tom Shachtman

“A perceptive and disturbing book .... Our inability to use language articulately has consequences beyond aesthetics, says Shachtman. It threatens the survival of democracy ..... Loss of analytic capacity makes us easy prey for Big Brother and his Orwellian gang.” -- Washington Post Book World … [Continue reading]

The Forty Years War

THE FORTY YEARS WAR, THE RISE AND FALL OF THE NEOCONS FROM NIXON TO OBAMA, by Len Colodny and Tom Shachtman. Now in paperback. "An eye-opening, provocative history of the neoconservative movement from its little-known role in Richard Nixon's downfall through its ultimate expression in the preemptive war in Iraq." -- History Book Club News … [Continue reading]