Clyde's Recommended Reading List

Flourish by Bob Podolsky. Bob Podolsky is a physicist, systems analyst, master psychotherapist, visionary and author of seven books on ethics law and government. Bob brings a SOLUTION based strategy for self-governance AND self awareness. You can order the book here: http://www.titanians.org/the-book-flourish-will-change-your-life/

Birth of the Chaordic Age by Dee Hock.

Maverick and Seven Day Weekend by Ricardo Semler.

American Insurgents, American Patriots by Breen.  This book provides a blueprint for re-establishing a Republic and a clear understanding of why we need to build this Republic back up again from the local level to the state level.  This is available at Amazon or at any bookstore. 

If you would like a copy of The Constitution that Never Was by Boryszewski, you may order it from Amazon for $51.95 plus shipping, OR, if you prefer, you may email Clyde and send him a check for $20 which includes shipping.  I really hope that you will read this book!  In fact, if you buy this book I will throw in a free copy of Common Sense Revisited.


Hamilton's Curse by De Lorenzo, the same author who wrote the expose on Abraham Lincoln.  This book outlines the history of the battle between Jefferson and Hamilton.

What Ever Happened to Justice, and What Ever Happened to Penny Candy by Richard Maybury, available at www.bluestockingpress.com.  These are on the absolute must read list!

The Creature from Jekyll Island, by G. Edward Griffin.  This is a comprehensive history of the Federal Reserve and its impact on society.

"It's Good to be King", by Michael Badnarik. This is excellent analysis of the constitution and bill of rights from the perspective of the 2004 Libertarian Presidential candidate. http://www.constitutionpreservation.org/constitution-preservation/good-to-be-king

The 5,000 Year Leap, by W. Cleon Skousen.  This classic explains all of the fundamental principles of nature, which guided the Founders.

The Majesty of God’s Law, by Cleon Skousen.  Another classic, which provides an in-depth examination of the historical and philosophical sources of knowledge which most influenced the Founders.

Economics in One Lesson, by Henry Hazlitt.  Hazlett’s book is the basis for understanding freedom-based economics.

The Revolution: A Manifesto, by Ron Paul.  This addresses how to achieve economic freedom, civil liberties, and personal responsibility, and the role the government is supposed to play.

A Foreign Policy of Freedom: Peace, Commerce and Honest Friendship, by Ron Paul.  Paul makes the case for a foreign policy of non-intervention, based on Paul’s 20-year career in Congress.

Healing our World, by Mary Ruwart.  This book clearly explains why government programs do not work and how freedom does work.

Restoring the Heart of America, by Clyde Cleveland and Ed Noyes.  Cleveland and Noyes provide clear examples of how people can better solve their problems with freedom-based, non-coercive, bottom-up solutions.

Renewing American Compassion, by Marvin Olasky.  The author provides an historical perspective on excellent community-based systems for helping the needy.

 

ON-LINE READING LIST

Bob Podolsky's mentor was John David Garcia and his book "Creative Transformation" is where you can read more about the fascinating background on Octologues, ethics,value of female/male balance, etc. This is the source book for much of what the Titania project is about. The book is on line: http://www.see.org/garcia/e-ct-dex.htm

Sockdolager! A Tale Of Davy Crockett meeting up with the Constitution.http://www.nccs.net/newsletter/oct96nl.html

"NO TREASON: The Constitution of No Authority" http://jim.com/treason.htm.  This is an amazing article by Lysander Spooner from 1870 on the Constitution.

The Law,” by Bastiat  http://bastiat.org.  This is an incredibly powerful essay on the nature of the relationship between government and the individual; a classic. 15 pages.

The Nature of Man and His Government,” by Robert LeFevre
http://mises.org/books/mangovernment.pdf
This is a brilliant analysis of what government really is and a call for non-coercive alternatives. 25 pages.

Common Sense Revisited” at www.commonsenserevisited.com.  Download the PDF for free.  This explains indigenous/surrogate power and bottom up government. 35 pages.

The following two articles by Dee Hock:

    The Art of Chaordic leadership  http://www.leadertoleader.org/knowledgecenter/journal.aspx?ArticleID=62

    Transformation by Design  http://www.enlightennext.org/magazine/j22/hock.asp   

The last three items listed below were some of the most influential reading materials in the colonies from 1750 to 1776.

Common Sense” by Tom Paine, the classic which changed the world. 48 pages.
http://www.mondopolitico.com/library/commonsense/subject1.htm
 

The Second Treatise of Civil Government,” by John Locke
http://www.constitution.org/jl/2ndtreat.htm.  Along with Common Sense, this was the most influential educational material for the colonists pre-revolution. 

Jonathon Mayhew's Sermon John Adams said this sermon marked the beginning of the Revolution
http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/etas/44/
.  The full text can be downloaded. 55 pages.