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Downsize This! Random Threats From an Unarmed American

OK, Michael, we get it! The author approaches life with his characteristic humor and sarcasm, but some of his rants fall short of the mark in this particular book. Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you’ll like this book. Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles. And yet another chapter where Moore details his unsuccessful endeavors to have State Representative from the 46th District of California, Bob Dornanameriacn committed for psychiatric evaluation.

Swap 49 have, 5 want. But only if it doesn’t cut into his moviemaking–that’s too big a price to pay. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.

I thought some of his ideas were well founded, and could at least could inspire some spirited discussions.

Languages Deutsch Edit links. Views Read Edit View history. I’ve seen his movies, I knew going into it that I wasn’t exactly going to be reading a praising commentary on the Republican party. Moore is at his best as a downsjze, whether it’s trying to see if Pat Buchanan will take a campaign donation from the John Wayne Gacy Fan Club yes or whether he can have Bob Dornan committed to an insane asylum based on his bizarre behavior no, aamerican it was close.


New York Times bestseller Nonfiction, Downsize This could have become out of date very quickly had everything Moore suggested been implemented. To my wife, Kathleen, and my daughter, Natalie Become a LibraryThing Author. Google Books — Loading Add to Your books. The book seemed amsrican go on and on without really saying anything new. I Agree This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and if not signed in for advertising. Moore gives a lot of information and makes some humorous suggestions.

Members Reviews Popularity Average rating Mentions 1, 7 7, 3. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms. While this restricts his audience to Americans on the left side of the aisle, for them Downsize This! CD Audiobook 0 editions.

References to this work on external resources. In particular the book criticizes corporations who care more for thus than the safety and wellbeing of the communities who work for them.

I guess the issue I take with this book is that he makes his point, then spends the next pages beating you over the head with it.

By using this site, you agree amfrican the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Retrieved from ” https: No current Talk conversations about this book. If you encounter threat opposition from executives in suits, especially those who seek to downsize you, you’ll know what to tell them by the title of this book. Michael Moore lambasts corporate giants, politicians, the media and everyone else who has made life tougher for working-class Americans.


Moore refers to corporations receiving government tax breaks as “corporate welfare mothers “. For more help see the Common Knowledge help page. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The book is a look at the state of business and industry in the United States and the power they hold over the U. This article about a book on politics of the United States is a stub. The book is part of Moore’s ongoing campaign for increased corporate accountability.

Stories from My Life Moore’s politics are rabidly liberal, populist, and anti-big business–about what you’d expect from the former editor of Mother Jones. This page was last edited on 13 Septemberat Project Gutenberg 0 editions. This article about a book on business is a stub.

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For this reason alone, Downsize This is worth reading. Home Groups Talk Zeitgeist. Unashamedly anti-rightwing, this is an eye-opening account of what is going on in the US and Michael Moore’s proposals for fixing things.

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