In the ever-worthy name of education, Progressive Democrats of America have compiled a helpful economic reading list – mostly articles, not books – from the likes of Krugman, Baker, Hedges, Greenwald et al. For more go here
"While it is important to understand the economic machinations that have
brought us to our knees," they argue, "it is equally important to acknowledge that an
opportunity to fully restore the middle class and help alleviate
poverty is available to us, if we organize..."