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Defending Democracy: An Activist Resource Kit
Defending Democracy An Activist Resource Kit Author:Political Research Associates n Defending Democracy: An Activist Resource Kit, Political Research Associates looks beneath the slogans and soundbites to present a comprehensive examination of the political Right in the United States. Based on PRA?s twenty years experience monitoring the Right, Defending Democracy provides facts and analysis on the threat the Right poses to d... more »emocratic principles, diversity and equality.
While the Right claims that it represents a more fair and direct form of democracy, this kit documents how it has closed economic opportunities, denied equal protection of law and limited individual rights for many people. Whether using ballot initiatives or the courts, whether advocating for "colorblind" policies or "compassionate conservatism," whether advocating business protectionism or scapegoating immigrants, the Right?s campaigns have mobilized a broad base while pursuing reforms that disproportionately benefit a small constituency.« less