To invite Michael Parenti for a speaking engagement, send email to: His highly informative and entertaining books and talks have reached a wide range of audiences in North America and abroad. We need him now more than ever. As a historian he is a preeminent interpreter of our times.
To invite Michael Parenti for a speaking engagement, send email to: His highly informative and entertaining books and talks have reached a wide range of audiences in North America and abroad. We need him now more than ever.
As a historian he is a preeminent interpreter of our times. He has an undeniable sense of reality and he speaks with tremendous authority of feeling.
What he has offered our world is absolutely extraordinary. Here, Michael Parenti investigates how class power is a central force in our political life yet subject to little critical discernment. He notes how big-moneyed interests shift the rules of the game in their favor while undoing the gains of social democracy, from the New Deal to the present.
Parenti also traces the ruthless economic forces that have operated through much of American history, including the mass displacement and extermination of Native Americans and the enslavement of Africans. Parenti is a master at demonstrating the impact of monomaniacal profit accumulation on social services, including health care and utilities.
In this book he shows how unrestrained capitalism becomes a "self-devouring beast" that endangers itself and all of us. Finally, Parenti calls for a solution based on democratic diversity and not-for-profit public ownership—"because it works.
It will be hated by those who run the Empire, and it will be loved by people who are searching for truth amidst the piles of garbage of Western propaganda. Above all, this book will be like a bright spark of hope for billions of men, women, and children who are fighting this very moment for survival, defending themselves against the Empire and against all monstrous faces and masks of imperialism.
From Potosi to Baghdad Paradigm Publishers Available April God and His Demons Michael Parenti brings his critical acumen and gifted writing skills to bear on the dark side of religion, the many evils committed in the name of godly virtue throughout history.
This is not a blanket condemnation of all believers.
The focus is on the threat posed by fundamentalists and theocratic reactionaries. Historically anchored and biblically informed, this eloquent indictment of organized religion's delusions and abuses will be welcomed by secular laypersons and progressive religionists alike.
The Michael Parenti Reader Here is a rich buffet of his deep but lucid writings on real history, political life, empire, wealth, class power, technology, culture, ideology, media, environment, gender, and ethnicity -- along with a few choice selections drawn from his own life experiences and political awakening.The Assassination Of Julius Caesar: A People's History Of Ancient Rome (New Press People's History) Aug 30, Against Empire [Michael Parenti] on initiativeblog.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Richly informed and written in an engaging style, Against Empire exposes the ruthless agenda and hidden costs of the U.S. empire today. Documenting the pretexts and lies used to justify violent intervention and maldevelopment abroad4/5(21). Michael Parenti page "The enormous gap between what US leaders do in the world and what Americans think their leaders are doing is one of the great propaganda accomplishments of the dominant political mythology.".
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Michael Parenti is an internationally known award-winning author and lecturer. He is one of the nation’s leading progressive political analysts.