Most of these entries are reviews of books—some new, some less
new—relating to democracy in the US. The main angle is: how can
this shed light on the problems in public discourse?

Coming Soon

  1. (Book Review) Saving the News: Why the Constitution Calls for Government Action to Preserve Freedom of Speech, by Martha Minow
  2. (Book Review) We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For: The Promise of Civic Renewal in America, by Peter Levine
  • Contributors:

  • David Foster, Ph.D.
  • David Foster is the Executive Director of Know The System, Inc.    Prior to Know The System, David was Chief Academic Officer at ExecOnline, a New York based provider of online education. He earned an MBA from U.C. Berkeley in 1986, and a Ph.D. in learning technology and cognitive science from Northwestern University in 1996. He is not a licensed political scientist.