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Danny Katch

Danny Katch is an activist and humorist often accused of not knowing the difference. He writes a regular column for SocialistWorker.org and his articles have appeared in Truth-OutZNet, and the New York Daily News. He is the author of America's Got Democracy! The Making of the World's Longest Running Reality Show and has contributed to Occupying Wall Street: The Inside Story of an Action that Changed America and 101 Changemakers: Rebels and Radicals Who Changed US History. Yes, he knows he has a problem with overly long titles and he's working on it.



  • Why Bad Governments Happen to Good People

    A sharp witted indictment of the U.S.'s broken political system, and a democratic, emancipatory vision for a socialist alternative.
  • Socialism . . . Seriously

    A funny and accessible introduction to socialism.
  • America's Got Democracy:

    A humorous put passionate look at the criminal silliness of the U.S. political system.