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How Demagogues Spawn Systems of Oppression & Violence

PREJUDICE + POWER = OPPRESSION
(Prejudiced Beliefs + Discriminatory Acts + Power Structure Dominance = Societal Systems of Oppression)
A Formula to Help Unravel the Dynamics & Intersectionality of
Prejudice |  Privilege |  Supremacism |  Bigotry |  Denigration |  Discrimination |  Power |  Oppression
Dualism |  Scapegoating |  Demonization |  Conspiracism |  Dehumanization |  Demagoguery
Aggression |  Apocalyptic Aggression |  Segregation |  Ethnoviolence |  Slavery |  Expulsion |  Genocide

Bibliography: Think Tanks, Right-wing Framing, and Social Control

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Abella, Alex. 2008. Soldiers of Reason: The RAND Corporation and the Rise of the American Empire. Orlando, FL: Harcourt.

Blumenthal, Sidney. 1986. Rise of the Counter-Establishment, The: From Conservative Ideology to Political Power. New York: Random House.

Burch, Philip H., Jr. 1997. Reagan, Bush, and Right-Wing Politics: Elites, Think Tanks, Power, and Policy: Part A. The American Right Wing Takes Command: Key Executive Appointments. Supplement 1, Vol. 16, Research in Political Economy, Paul Zarembka (Ed.). Greenwich: CT: JAI Press.

Burch, Philip H., Jr. 1997. Reagan, Bush, and Right-Wing Politics: Elites, Think Tanks, Power, and Policy: Part B. The American Right Wing at Court and in Action: Supreme Court Nominations and Major Policymaking. Supplement 1, Vol. 16, Research in Political Economy, Paul Zarembka (Ed.). Greenwich: CT: JAI Press.

Callahan, David, <a href="http://www.publiceye.org/research/policy.html#Callahan-billion#Callahan-billion"> $1 Billion for Ideas: Conservative Think Tanks in the 1990s</a>. Report. Washington, DC: National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, March 1999.

Covington, Sally, <a href="http://www.ncrp.org/reports/moving.htm"> Moving A Public Policy Agenda</a>:  The Strategic Philanthropy of Conservative Foundations. Report. Washington, DC: National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy, July 1997.

Diamond, Sara. 1995. Roads to Dominion: Right–Wing Movements and Political Power in the United States. New York: Guilford.

Howell , Leon Funding the War of Ideas. Report. (Cleveland: OH: United Church Board for Homeland Ministries, 1995).

Messer-Davidow, Ellen. 1993. “Manufacturing the Attack on Liberalized Higher Education.” Social Text, Fall, pp. 40–80.

People for the American Way,<a href="http://www.pfaw.org/issues/right/rw/"> Buying a Movement: Right-Wing Foundations and American Politics.</a> Report. (Washington, DC: People for the American Way, 1996).

Schulman, Beth. "Foundations for a Movement: How the Right Wing Subsidizes its Press," Extra! (Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting), special issue on "The Right-Wing Media Machine," March/April 1995, p. 11.

Soley, Lawrence C. Leasing the Ivory Tower: The Corporate Takeover of Academia, (Boston: South End Press, 1995).

Stephancic, Jean and Richard Delgado, No Mercy: How Conservative Think Tanks and Foundations Changed America’s Social Agenda, Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996.




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