By Jesse Ventura
DemoCRIPS and ReBLOODlicans uncovers the reality approximately how organisations have acquired the yank electoral and legislative approach throughout the energy of lobbyists, crusade contributions, and political motion committees. utilizing historic info, similar to the advance of the two-party process and the arrival of third-party applicants all through U.S. historical past, DemoCRIPS and ReBLOODlicans exposes how the 2 significant events have allowed firms, companies, and politically-motivated prosperous participants to control elections, bribe elected officers, and silence the common American voter.
Exposing the ineptitude and gang-like mentalities of either events, Ventura advocates the substitute of the two-party approach with a no-party approach in line with the beliefs of our Founding Fathers. As election time rolls round, this is often most definitely the e-book that are meant to be checked out for reforming our electoral process.
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