It Can t Happen Here

'An eerily prescient foreshadowing of current affairs' Guardian 'Not only Lewis's most important book but one of the most important books ever produced in the United States' New Yorker A vain, outlandish, anti-immigrant, fearmongering demagogue runs for President of the United States - and wins. Sinclair Lewis's chilling 1935 bestseller is the story of Buzz Windrip, 'Professional Common Man', who promises poor, angry voters that he will make America proud and prosperous once more, but takes the country down a far darker path. As the new regime slides into authoritarianism, newspaper editor Doremus Jessup can't believe it will last - but is he right? This cautionary tale of liberal complacency in the face of populist tyranny shows it really can happen here.

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  • Author : Sinclair Lewis
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Pages : 384 pages
  • ISBN : 0241310679
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 32 reviews
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It Can't Happen Here

It Can't Happen Here
  • Author : Sinclair Lewis
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 20 January 2017
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'An eerily prescient foreshadowing of current affairs' Guardian 'Not only Lewis's most important book but one of the most important books ever produced in the United States' New Yorker A vain, outlandish, anti-immigrant, fearmongering demagogue runs for President of the United States - and wins. Sinclair Lewis's chilling 1935 bestseller is the story of Buzz Windrip, 'Professional Common Man', who promises poor, angry voters that he will make America proud and prosperous once more, but takes the country down a far

It Can't Happen Here

It Can't Happen Here
  • Author : Sinclair Lewis
  • Publisher : McClelland & Stewart
  • Release : 21 February 2017
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Written during the Great Depression, It Can’t Happen Here, Sinclair Lewis’s novel satirizing American politics, describes the rise of a totalitarian regime in the United States. When Berzelius “Buzz” Windrip is elected president of the United States, he does so by inciting fear and dissent, promising massive economic and social changes in order to regain America’s prominence in the world. Once in office, he moves quickly to gain total control of the government and empowers a ruthless

It Can't Happen Here

It Can't Happen Here
  • Author : Sinclair Lewis,Tony Taccone,Bennett S. Cohen
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
  • Release : 29 September 2017
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A cautionary dark satire about the fragility of democracy and how fascism can take hold even in the land of liberty, IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE follows the ascent of a demagogue who becomes president of the United States by promising to return the country to greatness. Witnessing the new president’s tyranny from the sidelines is a liberal, middle-class newspaper editor from Vermont who trusts the system will fix itself—until he ends up in a prison camp. Sinclair Lewis’

Main Street & Babbitt

Main Street & Babbitt
  • Author : Sinclair Lewis
  • Publisher : e-artnow
  • Release : 21 December 2018
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This eBook has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis is a satirical novel about American culture and society that critiques the vacuity of middle-class life and the social pressure toward conformity. The controversy provoked by Babbitt was influential in the decision to award the Nobel Prize in literature to Lewis in 1930. The word "Babbitt" entered the English language as a "person and especially a business or professional man

Summary and Analysis of It Can't Happen Here

Summary and Analysis of It Can't Happen Here
  • Author : Worth Books
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Release : 11 April 2017
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So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of It Can’t Happen Here tells you what you need to know—before or after you read Sinclair Lewis’s book. Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader. This short summary and analysis of It Can’t Happen Here includes: Historical context Chapter-by-chapter overviews Profiles of the main characters Detailed timeline of

Kingsblood Royal

Kingsblood Royal
  • Author : Sinclair Lewis
  • Publisher : Modern Library Classics
  • Release : 21 June 2021
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Neil Kingsblood, an average middle-American banker, finds that he has African-American blood, a discovery which takes him to two Americas, one black and one white.

It Can Happen Here

It Can Happen Here
  • Author : Joe Conason
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release : 20 February 2007
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"When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag, carrying a cross." ---Sinclair Lewis, author of It Can't Happen Here, 1935 For the first time since the Nixon era, Americans have reason to doubt the future---or even the presence---of democracy. We live in a society where government conspires with big business and big evangelism; where ideologues and religious zealots attack logic and the scientific method; and where the ruling party encourages xenophobic nationalism based on irrational, manufactured fear.

Can It Happen Here?

Can It Happen Here?
  • Author : Cass R. Sunstein
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 06 March 2018
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With the election of Donald J. Trump, many people on both the left and right feared that America’s 240-year-old grand experiment in democracy was coming to an end, and that Sinclair Lewis’ satirical novel, It Can’t Happen Here, written during the dark days of the 1930s, could finally be coming true. Is the democratic freedom that the United States symbolizes really secure? Can authoritarianism happen in America? Acclaimed legal scholar, Harvard Professor, and New York Times bestselling author

Could It Happen Here?

Could It Happen Here?
  • Author : Michael Adams
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 26 September 2017
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From award-winning author Michael Adams, Could It Happen Here? draws on groundbreaking new social research to show whether Canadian society is at risk of the populist forces afflicting other parts of the world. Americans elected Donald Trump. Britons opted to leave the European Union. Far-right, populist politicians channeling anger at out-of-touch “elites” are gaining ground across Europe. In vote after shocking vote, citizens of Western democracies have pushed their anger to the top of their governments’ political agendas. The votes

Live Not by Lies

Live Not by Lies
  • Author : Rod Dreher
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 29 September 2020
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The New York Times bestselling author of The Benedict Option draws on the wisdom of Christian survivors of Soviet persecution to warn American Christians of approaching dangers. For years, émigrés from the former Soviet bloc have been telling Rod Dreher they see telltale signs of "soft" totalitarianism cropping up in America--something more Brave New World than Nineteen Eighty-Four. Identity politics are beginning to encroach on every aspect of life. Civil liberties are increasingly seen as a threat to "safety".

It Can't Happen Here Illustrated

It Can't Happen Here Illustrated
  • Author : Sinclair Lewis
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 25 February 2020
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It Can't Happen Here is a semi-satirical 1935 political novel by American author Sinclair Lewis[1] and a 1936 play by Lewis and John C. Moffitt[2] adapted from the novel.The novel was published during the heyday of fascism in Europe, which was reported on by Dorothy Thompson, Lewis' wife.[3] The novel describes the rise of Berzelius "Buzz" Windrip, a demagogue who is elected President of the United States, after fomenting fear and promising drastic economic and social reforms while promoting a return

Main Street

Main Street
  • Author : Sinclair Lewis
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 13 April 2021
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Main Street brought Sinclair Lewis to notice of America. At first glance, the novel is an indictment of small-town values and the frustrated dreams of the heroine, Carol Kennicott. But a closer look tells a different story. Carol's bourgeois viewpoint is not without fault in her difficulties fitting in to life in Gopher Prairie, and while her husband is, at times, portrayed as a cariacature, he is also not without humanity. Toward the end of the book, Lewis writes of

Posters for the People

Posters for the People
  • Author : Ennis Carter
  • Publisher : Quirk Books
  • Release : 14 February 2017
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This lavishly illustrated volume amasses nearly 500 of the best and most striking posters designed by artists working in the 1930s and early 1940s for the government-sponsored Works Progress Administration, or WPA. Posters for the People presents these works for what they truly are: highly accomplished and powerful examples of American art. All are iconic and eye-catching, some are humorous and educational, and many combine modern art trends with commercial techniques of advertising. More than 100 posters have never been published or

It Can't Happen Here

It Can't Happen Here
  • Author : Sinclair Lewis
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release : 15 September 2015
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It Can't Happen Here is a semi-satirical political novel by Sinclair Lewis published in 1935. It features newspaperman Doremus Jessup struggling against the fascist regime of President Berzelius "Buzz" Windrip, who resembles Gerald B. Winrod, the Kansas evangelist whose far-right views earned him the nickname "The Jayhawk Nazi." It serves as a warning that political movements akin to Nazism can come to power in countries such as the United States when people blindly support their leaders. Notice: This Book is published