Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt

⇖ Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt library ⦫ By Sarah Jaffe ⨚ ⇖ Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt library ⦫ By Sarah Jaffe ⨚ Necessary Trouble is American history at its freshest and most compelling Sarah Jaffe traces the many ways from left to right that Americans have risen up in response to the country s ongoing takeover by the obscenely rich Sometimes we have to make trouble, and, as Jaffe reports, we re pretty damn good at it Barbara Ehrenreich, author of Nickel and Dimed History is filled with stories of rebellion and not just history, as Sarah Jaffe shows What we ve too often lacked are reporters willing and able to weave one day stories into meaningful fabric Jaffe does just that, with depth and breadth and eloquence Necessary Trouble is necessary reading, and Jaffe s arrival is something to celebrate Laura Flanders, host and founder of The Laura Flanders Show Like Boadicea leading the Celts against the Romans or Joan of Arc breaking the siege of Orleans, Sarah Jaffe marches into the class war, fighting the good fight with a pen as sharp as any sword Bill Moyers Necessary Trouble offers the first up close profile of those who decided to stop waiting for others to fulfill their dreams of a better country the real revolutionaries of our age Only those able to navigate this reinvigorated 21st century culture of protest can truly understand modern politics That makes Necessary Troublerequired reading David Dayen, The New Republic There have been attempts to describe this emerging movement for social justice in book form before Necessary Trouble is the best so far Jaffe is a leading light delightful and inspiring In These Times ScathingJaffe guides us through the new lexicon of protest a world of privilege , horizontalism , and microagresions New Statesman A political masterpiece If you see yourself as a revolutionary, your bookshelf is nothing without this book Dan Arel, Patheos A sobering look at the struggles and demands of working Americans, many of whom feel they have been left behind by both Democratic and Republican policies at all levels of government It provides an extraordinary overview of the newly revived American labor movement, the push for a just economy by the everyday people who are navigating the neoliberal status quo, and the forces that brought them into the streets in the first place Kyle Friend, Jobs With Justice A highly inspiring book Read it and join the fray Heather Seggel, The Progressive Populist A vital chronicle of current political activism spearheaded by ordinary AmericansA compelling and eloquent read and activists across the left should give it a read Anna Hamilton, Global CommentNecessary Trouble is the definitive book on the movements that are poised to permanently remake American politics We are witnessing a moment of unprecedented political turmoil and social activism Over the last few years, we ve seen the growth of the Tea Party, a twenty first century black freedom struggle with BlackLivesMatter, Occupy Wall Street, and the grassroots networks supporting presidential candidates in defiance of the traditional party elites.Sarah Jaffe leads readers into the heart of these movements, explaining what has made ordinary Americans become activists As Jaffe argues, the financial crisis in 2008 was the spark, the moment that crystallized that something was wrong For years, Jaffe crisscrossed the country, asking people what they were angry about, and what they were doing to take power back She attended a people s assembly in a church gymnasium in Ferguson, Missouri walked a picket line at an Atlanta Burger King rode a bus from New York to Ohio with student organizers and went door to door in Queens days after Hurricane Sandy.From the successful fight for a 15 minimum wage in Seattle and New York to the halting of Shell s Arctic drilling program, Americans are discovering the effectiveness of making good, necessary trouble Regardless of political alignment, they are boldly challenging who wields power in this country. 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    • Format Kindle
    • 1568589921
    • Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt
    • Sarah Jaffe
    • Anglais
    • 18 September 2016
    • 368 pages

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