The New Leviathan: How the Left-Wing Money-Machine Shapes American Politics and Threatens America's Future

The New Leviathan: How the Left-Wing Money-Machine Shapes American Politics and Threatens America's Future


At a time whilst the nationwide political debate is ready inequality and equity, bestselling au­thor David Horowitz and coauthor Jacob Laksin have written an unsettling booklet concerning the distribu­tion of strength in the US. completely researched and amply documented, The New Leviathan over­turns the traditional knowledge approximately which finish of the political spectrum represents the wealthy and pow­erful, and which represents the folk.

The Democratic occasion provides itself to the citizens because the celebration of operating households and the bad. within the 2000 election crusade, Democrat Al Gore ran at the slogan “The humans vs. the Powerful,” whereas President Obama describes him­self as a “grassroots organizer” and a spokesman for “fairness” and “progressive change.” Such is the area of political fantasy. in truth, the Demo­crats and the Obama progressives signify the richest and strongest political laptop in American background. subsidized through a close to trillion-dollar treasury in America’s oldest and biggest tax-exempt foundations, progressives outspend conservatives by means of an element of 7 to at least one.

In The New Leviathan, David Horowitz and Jacob Laksin learn this starting to be monetary strength of left-wing companies and politicians. They express how left-wing foundations under­wrote the political occupation of Barack Obama and the way titanic investment merits for revolutionary proposals have disenfranchised American electorate and shifted the nationwide coverage debate dramatically to the left. The New Leviathan draws connections among the Obama management and progres­sive corporations from exertions unions to media retailers to nonprofits to political teams, and exhibits how on key coverage fronts—national protection, immigration, citizenship, setting, and overall healthiness care—the sheer strength of left-wing monetary assets has reconfigured the nation’s political time table.

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