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free download à eBook or Kindle ePUB ç Jeff Sharlet review ☆ The Family The Secret Fundamentalism at the Heart of American Power Jeff Sharlet ç 3 read & download S angry masses but its sophisticated elites Sharlet follows the story back to Abraham Vereide an immigrant preacher who in 1935 organized a small group of businessmen sympathetic to European fascism fusing the far right with his own polite but authoritarian faith From that core Vereide built an international network of fundamentalists who spoke the language of establishment power a family that thrives to this day In public they host Prayer Breakfasts; in private they preach a gospel of biblical capitalism military might and American empire Citing Hitler Lenin and Mao as leadership models the Family's current leader Doug Coe declares We work with power where we can build new power where we can'tSharlet's discoveries dramatically challenge. 3 for readability 5 for relevance The Family is known to most Beltway politicos and in the corridors of political powerhouses throughout the world Known well but little understood This is

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  • Hardcover
  • 454
  • The Family The Secret Fundamentalism at the Heart of American Power
  • Jeff Sharlet
  • English
  • 15 July 2020
  • 9780060559793