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As part of its commitment to providing independent information and resources to its readers, Truthout chooses a "Progressive Pick" every week: an independent book or DVD that we find thought-provoking and insightful. Each week, we provide articles, excerpts and interviews about the Progressive Pick, and also offer you a chance to receive the book or DVD with a donation to Truthout. Related articles are archived below; click here to view the full catalog of available Progressive Picks.

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The National Security Elites Are Co-Opting Democracy

By Scott Horton, Nation Books | Book Excerpt

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Without Social Security, Income Inequality Would Be Even Worse for Seniors

By Nancy J. Altman and Eric R. Kingson, The New Press | Book Excerpt

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Aging US Population Requires Major Changes in Social Policy

By Eleanor J. Bader, Truthout | Book Review

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Climate Change Is Violence

By Rebecca Solnit, Trinity University Press | Book Excerpt

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Martin Luther King, Jr.: All Labor Has Dignity

By Martin Luther King, Jr., Beacon Press | Book Excerpt

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Robert W. McChesney: "Capitalism as We Know It Has Got to Go"

By Robert McChesney, Monthly Review Press | Book Excerpt

2014 1226PP cat

Killer Drones Are a Lethal Extension of American Exceptionalism

By Marjorie Cohn, Olive Branch Press | Book Excerpt

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Shining Light Into the Dark World of US Drone Warfare

By Charles Sevilla, Los Angeles Daily Journal | Book Review
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As part of its commitment to providing independent information and resources to its readers, Truthout chooses a "Progressive Pick" every week: an independent book or DVD that we find thought-provoking and insightful. Each week, we provide articles, excerpts and interviews about the Progressive Pick, and also offer you a chance to receive the book or DVD with a donation to Truthout. Related articles are archived below; click here to view the full catalog of available Progressive Picks.

2015 0311pp cat

The National Security Elites Are Co-Opting Democracy

By Scott Horton, Nation Books | Book Excerpt

2015 0222so cat

Without Social Security, Income Inequality Would Be Even Worse for Seniors

By Nancy J. Altman and Eric R. Kingson, The New Press | Book Excerpt

2015 0308di cat

Aging US Population Requires Major Changes in Social Policy

By Eleanor J. Bader, Truthout | Book Review

2015 0205climate cat

Climate Change Is Violence

By Rebecca Solnit, Trinity University Press | Book Excerpt

2015 0115pp cat

Martin Luther King, Jr.: All Labor Has Dignity

By Martin Luther King, Jr., Beacon Press | Book Excerpt

2014 1230blcat cat

Robert W. McChesney: "Capitalism as We Know It Has Got to Go"

By Robert McChesney, Monthly Review Press | Book Excerpt

2014 1226PP cat

Killer Drones Are a Lethal Extension of American Exceptionalism

By Marjorie Cohn, Olive Branch Press | Book Excerpt

2014 1224dro cat

Shining Light Into the Dark World of US Drone Warfare

By Charles Sevilla, Los Angeles Daily Journal | Book Review