No matter where you fall on the political spectrum, it pays to be well informed.
From criminal justice and civil rights to environmental policy and freedom of speech, the following 13 books of fiction and nonfiction span a wide range of genres and topics.
One thing they all have in common is that they speak to core liberal beliefs in one way or another, and provide a formidable well of knowledge and perspective for budding young progressives everywhere.
When counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway spawned the phrase “alternative facts” in 2017, sales of George Orwell’s dystopian classic “1984” skyrocketed. Some people found parallels between our current reality and the one depicted in the 1949 novel.
In the book, a tyrant named Big Brother reigns supreme, rewriting history, spewing propaganda, and oppressing the populace via constant surveillance and the Thought Police..!!!!