Necessary trouble : Americans in revolt / Sarah Jaffe.
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- ISBN: 9781568585369 (hardcover)
- ISBN: 1568585365 (hardcover)
- Physical Description: xi, 338 pages ; 25 cm
- Publisher: New York : Nation Books, 
- Copyright: ©2016
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-324) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| No future shock -- Banks got bailed out, we got sold out -- Middle-class meltdown and the debt trap -- Walmart, Walmart, you can't hide, we can see your greedy side -- Challenging the Austeritarians -- Race to the bottom -- A moral movement -- Red scares and radical imagination -- The militarization of everything -- Change is gonna come -- Our future is not yours to leverage.
|Summary, etc.:|| We are witnessing a moment of unprecedented political engagement and social activism. Pundits once fretted about Americans' apathy, but in the last few years we've seen uprisings and protests across the country: the growth of the Tea Party, the successful fight for a $15 minimum wage, BlackLivesMatter, Occupy Wall Street, and the grassroots networks supporting presidential candidates like Bernie Sanders. In Necessary Trouble, journalist Sarah Jaffe leads readers into the heart of these movements, explaining what has made ordinary Americans from Seattle to St. Louis to Atlanta become activists. As Jaffe shows, Americans, regardless of political alignment, are boldly challenging who wields power in this country. They are poised to permanently remake politics as we know it-and in many cases, they already have.
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