As Naomi Klein has pointed out, part of the Trump administration’s strategy is to keep us in shock, disoriented, and fearful. When catastrophes happen for which we don’t have a narrative, it’s easier for corporate forces to come in and shape the narrative in service of their own profit-driven agenda. An important strategy for resisting this “shock and awe” tactic is to find each other, share our ideas, read, listen, connect, and develop our own narrative, together.
Start a reading club focused on corporate power, democracy, and resistance. Here are some great reads to consider:
Have another idea for a great book we should all discuss? Share it with us: