Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Newletters and Alerts

Buy now from Random House

  • Savage Mules
  • Written by Dennis Perrin
  • Format: Trade Paperback | ISBN: 9781844672653
  • Our Price: $12.95
  • Quantity:
See more online stores - Savage Mules

Savage Mules

The Democrats and Endless War

Written by Dennis PerrinAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Dennis Perrin

Savage Mules Cover

Share & Shelve:

  • Add This - Savage Mules
  • Email this page - Savage Mules
  • Print this page - Savage Mules
This book has no tags.
You can add some at Library Thing.


Americans see the Democratic Party as the anti-war party: vacillating flipfloppers in the eyes of conservatives; or, in the liberal view, restrained, measured wagers of war as “last resort.” In November 2006, voters put the Democrats into Congress to bring an end to the Iraq war. Yet the Democrats supported the “surge,” giving Bush more money than he himself requested, and voted through the next $459.6 billion defense budget.

In this hard-hitting examination of their role in the War on Terror, political analyst and satirist Dennis Perrin shatters the myth of the reluctant-warrior Democrats. He explores Democrat collusion in the invasions of Afghanistan and Iraq and support for Israeli assaults on Gaza and Lebanon, while revealing their overlooked appetite for planning wars and selling them to the electorate. Compelling and bleakly humorous, Savage Mules shows a party at odds with its public image on this key issue in the race for the White House.

Your E-Mail Address
send me a copy

Recipient's E-Mail Address
(multiple addresses may be separated by commas)

A personal message: