Hopelessly Divided

Hopelessly Divided Just In Time For The 2012 Election, Douglas E Schoen, One Of America S Preeminent Political Pundits, Analyzes The Growing Chasm Between The Political Class Politicians, Lobbyists, Fundraisers, Consultants And The American Mainstream, Frustrated With Government S Inability To Address The Major Issues Affecting Their Lives This Gap Has Given Rise To Populist Movements On The Right And The Left And Driven Our Two Party System To The Brink Of Possible Collapse In Ways That Have Never Been Fully Discussed Or Articulated.

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  • Hardcover
  • 296 pages
  • Hopelessly Divided
  • Douglas E. Schoen
  • English
  • 27 December 2019
  • 9781442215238

10 thoughts on “Hopelessly Divided

  1. Scott Rhee says:

    While the information in this book is still sound, much of it is probably not as shocking today as it might have been for 2012 audiences, when the book was first published Indeed, most of it is common knowledge nowadays What Schoen is referring to when he refers to the political class although he never comes out and actually says it is the American oligarchy, the not so shadow government of incredibly wealthy and powerful people who actually run this country And, believe it or not, Trump is not part of this group, as much as he would like to think he is He is just a puppet I think we all have an idea who is part of this oligarchy, and I m fairly certain that, in years to come, we will hopefully learn who these people are for sure Unfortunately, these oligarchs are secretly controlling the government by fomenting partisan divisions not too hard a thing to do , class warfare from the top down , and keeping their lackeys i.e Congress well fed and satiated with campaign contributions. And, since I can t say it any better than this Let me warn you in the most solemn manner against the baneful effects of the spirit of pa...

  2. Michael Stumborg says:

    I saw this book on the shelf in the library at work and had to pick it up First, because it s by Doug Schoen, who I ve seen many times commenting on politics on TV, so I know him to be knowledgeable and insightful, and second because of the title I just wrote a book Hillary Clinton s Village Why Big Government is Broken and How to Fix It , where political divisions was one of the major themes I explored I wish I had read Schoen s book while researching my own I would have referenced it several times to bolster my own arguments There s a lot to like here if you consider yourself a political junkie He is a pollster, but does not just beat you over the head with a barrage of dry numbers He provides the conclusions that he draws from the poll results an combines seemingly unrelated results in interesting ways It was written just prior to the 2012 election, but it still holds up very well very little of the material can be considered dated That s probably because the problems that Doug Schoen pointed out in 2012 are still with us today and they are still an existential threat to our democracy Chapter 12 was my favorite by far talking about the negative impact of Congressional redistricting Of particular interest, if you...

  3. Doug says:

    A must read to understand how dysfunctional our political system really is..

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