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Bush signed legislation that all voting machines have to be upgraded. Ventura would like to abolish the Electoral College system, remove party identifiers from candidates, and go to a no party system. Here are just a few to get you started: Jan 29, Michael Kozinski rated it it was rebloodlicanz.
So first off, the name calling. Recommended reading for those who enjoy political non-fiction. Wish that it didn’t seem to turn into just propaganda to get Ron Paul elected in the elections, but I liked the general information he presented about the way our “democracy” works and about all the ways the money is directed and flows in this country. Aug 24, Erwin rated it liked it Shelves: Ventura that our political system is broken and r OK, so technically I did not finish gansg book.
Ventura served as a U. Do our votes really count? The only problem I have with this book is it’s very lean on solutions. Just like civilians who get caught in the crossfire are just collateral damage to the street gangs.
There are people out there who are atheists, who don’t believe at all. He rants on and on about how the Koch brothers funded the Tea Party making it “AstroTurf” instead of a grass roots movement. I agree with the book that change needs to happen. Nov 25, Tanner rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Overall the content was nothing new to me but I understand much of his content may be new to some readers. Hardcoverpages.
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It’s all over this book, and I don’t like it. Lists with This Book. I’m from Ohio so I know Representative Dennis Kucinich also has not only voted against those bills but spoken up against those bills many times — at least while he is ib in office. Govenrment book really helped me understand the issues of corporatism and military contractors.
He has historically claimed his Libertarian beliefs yet this book has many inconsistencies when compared to the “Libertarian” platform. I came away with a new perspective. Don’t judge a book by its cover; don’t judge people by their looks! Ventura that our political system is broken and rigged against the “common voter. He constantly hammers both political parties, to eliminate bias because he is an independent, and constantly states facts they are cited, so you can fact check him.
You may or may not like the Governor and his style, but I think if you are willing to look at this book with no preconceived notions it might surprise you. The book details and documents how our electoral and legislative process has been taken over through a corrupt process of lobbyists and campaign contributing by corporations and the wealthy. Apr 23, Leslie D. I think Rebloodlicqns “The Body” was on point with most of what he said in calling for a massive overhaul to the current system.
A lie detector test wouldn’t be too bad for would-be office holders, either. Also, for someone who’s so intent on spotlighting the research he’s conducted, his citations can be pretty weak.
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Other times I felt Mr. You get a ton of that with this book. That w Great book for those, like me, who wish to dig into the political system and its obvious failure to do its job. He was elected as Minnesota governor inand proved to be a progressive politician, strongly backing gay rights, abortion rights, funding higher education, third-party politics, mass transit, property tax gogernment and opening trade relations with Cuba.
Exposing the ineptitude and gang-like mentalities of both parties, Ventura advocates the replacement of the two-party system with a no-party system based on the ideals of our Founding Fathers. That said, the last chapters are a moe endorsement of Ron Paul, so there’s that tinge of naive libertarianism. Boyfriend showed me the cover of this book as he was working in the library.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. One thing this book does well is show that our government is a total racket, no matter how you look a I definitely enjoyed this book. Before he was elected the governor of Minnesota inhe was a professional wrestler, and before that, a Navy SEAL-turned-member of an outlaw motorcycle club in San Diego.
Ventura Decided not to run for reelection because he wanted his family to regain their privacy. Jesse and Jim Marrs and Alex Jones are my new heroes.
He campaigned for governor as a third-party candidate, and was one of the pioneering politicians who reached out to new voters via the Internet. Jesse makes some good points, but he sucks Ron Paul’s dick so much towards the end of the book that it made me roll my eyes. OK, so technically I did not finish the book. I would strongly suggest that if you want to learn more about what is wrong with our current two party system, this is a book to put on your list.
InJames George Janos, later known as Jess Jesse Ventura is an American politician, actor, author, veteran, and former professional wrestler who served as the 38th Governor of Minnesota from to May 09, Lana Bradstream rated it really liked it. They are American citizens too ” p. We are in big trouble, just a matter of when. If you want to be a humorist which I have to assume Ventura is partia Ventura spotlights some important issues in this book. Refresh and try again. Anyway, I particularly liked This is the first book I’ve read by Jesse Ventura, and I must say, I’m impressed by the depth of his knowledge of the issues he discusses.