This is a list of books/articles/references that will assist in a comprehensive understanding of the current political and cultural upheaval.  The list is by no means comprehensive and will be updated with additional suggestions.

Police State USA: How Orwell’s Nightmare is Becoming our Reality– Cheryl K. Chumly (2014).  Chronicles how America got to the point of being a de facto police state and what led to an out-of-control government that increasingly ignores the constitution and exploits 9/11 security fears to justify spying on its citizens.  Available at Amazon (Kindle or Hardcover), Bookstores and Libraries.

Nineteen Eighty Four, George Orwell, (1949) A dystopian and satirical novel set in Oceania, where society is tyrannized by the Party and its totalitarian ideology. Although written as a novel, it also is a view into many of the realities of current society. The complete novel is available on-line in PDF form. === Click Here

Animal FarmGeorge Orwell, (1945).  An allegorical novel about the rise and fall of a socialist/fascist society. The entire book is available on-line ====>here.

 Brave New World – Aldous Huxley, (1932)Huxley was a futurist of his time. This novel was a projection of society several hundred years into the future. Much of what he wrote is manifested in current society.  The complete book is available online ===>here.

Brave New World Revisited– Aldous Huxley, (1958) . This is an essay that Huxley wrote 26 years after Brave New World in which he shows how the the concepts he wrote about in the original novel are occuring much earlier than he originally thought.  The complete essay is available on line ===>here.

The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich –  William L. Shirer. A non-fiction book chronicling the general history of Nazi Germany. The parellels of that period of time and today are frightening.  Available in most bookstore or the library.

Agenda 21 – Glenn Beck, Harriet Park. A fictional book depicting what society could like under a New World Order and the implementation of the UN Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Rules for Radicals – Saul Alinsky. A basic primer of revolution. Available on-line in PDF form. ===>Click Here

A Nation Forsaken  (EMP: The Escalating Threat of an American Catastrophe) – Michael Maloof.  Available at Amazon Kindle.