Researching Power Elite History of Criminality

After posting my most recent LRC blog, “Underworld” and “Overworld,” I have received several inquiries as to the sources which has led me after fifty years of study to my staggering conclusion. Basically it all broadly falls under the penumbra of Power Elite Analysis (sometimes referred to as Libertarian Class Analysis or Establishment Studies).  Here are key LRC articles I have written which outline these concepts:

Who Rules America: Power Elite Analysis, the Deep State, and American History

Hidden History: Where Organized Crime and Government Meet

Power Elite Analysis — The Necessity To Question Authority

Libertarian Class Analysis

Power Elite Analysis: The Rockefeller World Empire

Over the decades there have been crucial individuals whose pioneering research illuminated and guided me. Some of these exemplary persons have been Murray N. Rothbard, Walter E. Grinder, Carl Oglesby, Carroll Quigley, James H. Billington, Antony Sutton, Peter Dale Scott, Patrick M. Wood, Phillip H. Burch Jr., G. William Domhoff, David M. Hart, James Burnham, John McConaughy, Ferdinand Lundberg, James Corbett, Whitney Webb, and many more.

Everyone can look forward with great anticipation concerning Patrick Newman’s brilliant new work, Cronyism: Liberty versus Power in Early America, 1607–1849 (which I was privileged to read in an advance .pdf copy).  Available October 2021 at the Mises Bookstore and online retailers. Pre-order your copy today.

In my personal library in my study at my home I have roughly 3000 books. Here are several Amazon book lists of volumes which have assisted me in my exploratory research:

Libertarian Class Analysis

The American Deep State

Establishment Studies

The Rockefeller World Empire

“The Special Relationship”

Power Brokers, Fixers, and Elite Insiders

“The Elite Is Neat – The Masses Are . . . Asses”

Elitism and the Myth of Pluralism

An Elite Education

The Great Reset — The Elite Technocratic Tyranny of the New World Order — A Brief History

Utopian Nightmares and Gnostic Political Religions

Coup d’etat and Assassination: Business as Usual in America

Hidden History – Where Organized Crime and Government Meet

Theological Canon of the Welfare-Warfare State

The American Police State

Political Corruption 101

Treason, Or How To Build Your Own Enemy

Treason, Treachery, and Traitors? You Examine the Evidence

Dem Bones, Dem Bones, Dem Dry Bones

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6:41 pm on September 18, 2021

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