This is a list of books/articles/references that will assist in an understanding of the current political and cultural upheaval. The list is by no means comprehensive and will be updated from time to time with additional suggestions.
Nineteen Eighty Four-- George Orwell, (1949) A dystopian and satirical novel set in Oceania, where society is tyrannized by the Party and its totalitarian ideology. Although written as a novel, it is a view into many of the realities of our current society and a possible future of what may occur.The complete novel is available on-line in PDF form. === Click Here
Animal Farm-- George Orwell, (1945). An allegorical novel about the rise and fall of a socialist/fascist society. The entire book is available on-line ====> Click here.
Agenda 21--A United Nations Plan for world sustainable development. Any review or study of the plan is a time consuming task, but is well worth the effort to fully understand the why and how of the current world wide political and cultural climate. Here are two links for basic information on the Agenda.
Agenda 21 - Glenn Beck, Harriet Park. A fictional book depicting what society could be like under a New World Order and the implementation of the UN Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Brave New World - Aldous Huxley, (1932). Huxley was a futurist of his time. This novel was a projection of society several hundred years into the future. Much of what he wrote is manifested in current society. The complete book is available online ===>here.
Brave New World Revisited-- Aldous Huxley, (1958) . This is an essay that Huxley wrote 26 years after Brave New World in which he shows how the the concepts he wrote about in the original novel are occuring much earlier than he originally thought. The complete essay is available on line ===>here.
Rules for Radicals--Saul Alinsky. A basic primer of revolution. Available on-line in PDF form. ===>Click Here
Police State USA: How Orwell's Nightmare is Becoming our Reality- Cheryl K. Chumly (2014). Chronicles how America got to the point of being a de facto police state and what led to an out-of-control government that increasingly ignores the constitution and exploits 9/11 security fears to justify spying on its citizens. Available at Amazon (Kindle or Hardcover), Bookstores and Libraries.
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich - William L. Shirer. A non-fiction book chronicling the general history of Nazi Germany. The parellels of that period of time and today are frightening. Available in most bookstore or the library. (Be aware this is a long and difficult read.
A Nation Forsaken (EMP: The Escalating Threat of an American Catastrophe) - Michael Maloof. Available at Amazon Kindle.