The most surprising thing about this assessment is that it's accurate.
This is a vitally important book for understanding our current situation, for recognizing new threats, and for taking effective action.
"We the People" must reassert the primacy of the public good over private profit for the sake of us all and before it is too late.
I've read many books and articles that point to lead causes of problems in our society today. Violence, Healthcare, Unemployment, Education & War are constant topics of concern in... Read morePublished on February 9, 2011 by W. Powell
Whether you are liberal or conservative; republican or democrat; public or private, the impact of the corporate sphere on your life in America is now more far reaching than... Read morePublished on July 2, 2008 by Bernie L. Malonson
Every time period, every era is marked by historical trends that occur too slow to perceive by most, but which result in momentous transformations in the makeup of society. Read morePublished on July 5, 2007 by Newton Ooi
The book is a good read that changed my philosophy from a "libertarian" approach to a more Adam Smith-like approach in which the government regulates the marketplace to create a... Read morePublished on June 7, 2006 by Dr. Phil the NYC Expert
Strengths - This book makes a very articulate argument against privatization from a philosophical viewpoint, spanning several areas of "industry" (health care, schools, prisons,... Read morePublished on March 2, 2006 by CJ
The Fox in the Henhouse is a compelling and very readable expose of how many vital public functions--healthcare, mass transit, prisons, santitation, military functions and even... Read morePublished on January 11, 2006 by Marguerite Rosenthal