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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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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

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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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I Am Undocumented and I Am Unafraid

By Gustavo Madrigal-Piña, Seven Stories Press | Book Excerpt

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Our Daily Poison: How Chemicals Have Contaminated the Food Chain

By Marie-Monique Robin, The New Press | Book Excerpt
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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 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

2014 1204undocumented cat

I Am Undocumented and I Am Unafraid

By Gustavo Madrigal-Piña, Seven Stories Press | Book Excerpt

2014.11.25.TPP.thumb

Our Daily Poison: How Chemicals Have Contaminated the Food Chain

By Marie-Monique Robin, The New Press | Book Excerpt