Why waste the next election feeling suckered, ignored or manipulated when you can follow the simple lessons in this book to become a member of the most fearsome of all demographics: the free and truly independent critical thinker.
Critical Voter, the new book by writer and educational researcher Jonathan Haber, will help you turn this year’s election into a learning experience that can help you (or your kids) hone the vital thinking skills needed to succeed in the 21st century.Learn More
Copies of Critical Voter are available to book reviewers, book bloggers and anyone else interested in spreading the word about how to use the election to become a critical thinker.
Educators interested in adopting Critical Voter or integrating the book into an educational program can also use the form on this page to request a free pre-release copy to review.Learn More
CRITICAL VOTER CURRICULUM – AVAILABLE NOW!
If you are a teacher teaching a class in social studies, government, civics, or any other relevant subjects, the following free curriculum materials – including lesson plans and assessments – can help you use this year’s presidential election to teach critical thinking skills. Please contact me if you would like answers to the Check for Understanding quiz questions or help implementing any of this material into your classroom.Learn More
Jay Heinrichs, Author of "Thank You for Arguing"
Blog and News
One of the latest mini-twists to come out of this year’s twisted election season has to do with polling indicating that voters (particularly younger voters) Hillary Clinton has been counting on seem to be drifting to third-party alternatives. In itself, this is not...Learn More
During a normal election year, you can set your watch based on the following stages of bias overwhelming the ability to think critically: Stage 1: Primary Season During this period, minds of even the most partisan voter tend to remain open. This is especially true if...Learn More
On a recent drive, my son introduced me to the phrase which headlines this post, which reminded me that one of the great beauties of language, and a key pillar of verbal humor, is ambiguity. “British Left Waffles on Falklands” was an actual news headline that...Learn More
One of the things we are supposed to be celebrating in this era of social media, open-source everything, citizen journalism, and various forms of “super-enabling” Internet politics is how it frees us from having to rely on authority. In the past, if we wanted news, it...Learn More
As Degree of Freedom News subscribers heard earlier week, the ebook version of Critical Voter is now available on all major ebook platforms including iTunes, Barnes and Noble/Nook, Kobo and all of the other channels managed by the Smashwords publishing service. To...Learn More