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Books by and about 2012 presidential nominees
Do Not Ask What Good We Do
about Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Ten Letters
about Pres. Barack Obama (2011)
A Life of Trial and Redemption
about V.P. Joe Biden (2010)
No Apology
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2010)
Young Guns
by Rep. Paul Ryan et al (2010)
The Path to Prosperity
by Rep. Paul Ryan (2012)
Promises to Keep
by Vice Pres. Joe Biden (2007)
The Audacity of Hope
by Pres. Barack Obama (2006)
Turnaround
by Gov. Mitt Romney (2004)
Dreams from My Father
by Pres. Barack Obama (1996)

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9-11
Was There an Alternative
by Noam Chomsky



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Click here for 23 full quotes from Noam Chomsky in the book 9-11, by Noam Chomsky.
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 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Civil Rights
    9-11 won't lead to any long-term restrictions of rights.
    US censors Afghanistan coverage, except Al-Jazeera.
Foreign Policy
    Nicaragua sued US for violence in 1980s, and won.
    Terrorists don't care about our "values", despite media.
    Law plus history dictate that UN must approve War on Terror.
    US condemned as terrorist state for actions in Nicaragua.
Free Trade
    Worldwide protests against corporate globalism.
    Terrorists don't care about globalization, despite media.
Homeland Security
    For terrorists, use international courts, and ask "Why?".
    For terrorists, use international courts, and ask "Why?".
    Bin Laden is fighting a Holy War that harms local poor.
    War on Terror used as an excuse for militarization.
    Disallow CIA assassinations.
    Bin Laden's anti-Saudi views resonated with Arabs.
    CIA built bin Laden's terrorist network in the 1980s.
War & Peace
    Humanitarian intervention in Kosovo is euphemism for war.
    CIA trained Islamist fundamentalists in Afghanistan.
    Fight terrorism by arresting criminals, not bombing Mideast.
    Use international court system & UN for grievances, not war.
    US's low-level conflict is indistinguishable from terrorism.
    Bin Laden's goal: Drive westerners out of Muslim lands.
    9-11 is indirect consequence of US building Islamist army.
    US pressured allies to join in war against Nicaragua.


The above quotations are from 9-11
Was There an Alternative
by Noam Chomsky.

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