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Our goal is to understand "what has gone wrong with our economy and democracy, and how to fix it."

We have six books scheduled for 2016, as of December 2015.

• Robert Reich's Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few

• Bruni's The Wound and the Blessing: Economics, Relationships and Happiness

• Lewis's The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine

• Lakoff's Don't Think of an Elephant

• Kozol's Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling

• Hoffer's The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements

BOOKS and authors we studied in 2015 included the following: 

• Paul Krugman's Essentials of Economics

• David Graeber's Debt -- Expanded and Updated: The First 5,000 Years

• Ralph Nader's Unstoppable: The Emerging Left-Right Alliance to Dismantle the Corporate State

• Thomas Piketty's Capital in the Twenty-First Century

• Joseph Stiglitz's The Price of Inequality: How Today's Divided Society Endangers Our Future

• Matt Taabbi's Divided: The Great American Injustice

VIDEO we watched in 2015 included these: 

• What the 1% Doesn't Want Us to Know

• More on Capital

• Too Big to Fail

• Inequality for All

• Inside Job

• Capitalism: A Love Story

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