12 Books Everyone Should Read in 2017

“In the age of information, ignorance is a choice.”
  1. Lectures at the College de France, 1975–76: Society Must be Defended by Michel Foucault
  2. The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism by Naomi Klein*
  3. Gangs of America: The Rise of Corporate Power and the Disabling of Democracy by Ted Nace
  4. The Price of Thirst: Global Water Inequality and the Coming Chaos by Karen Piper
  5. The Meat Racket: The Secret Takeover of America’s Food Business by Christopher Leonard
  6. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
  7. Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media by Noam Chomsky & Edward S. Herman
  8. Profit Over People: Neoliberalism and Global Order by Noam Chomsky & Robert W. McChesney
  9. 1984 by George Orwell
  10. War is a Racket: The Antiwar Classic by America’s Most Decorated Soldier by Smedley D. Butler
  11. A People’s History of the United States by Howard Zinn
  12. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas S. Kuhn

*free PDF online