In A More Perfect Union, Alexander Moss argues for a radical reimagining of the United States as a European Union-style federation. Drawing on examples from history and contemporary politics, he makes the case that such a transformation would not only solve many of America’s most pressing problems but would also bring about far-reaching benefits for all its citizens.
For who is this book for ?
A More Perfect Union is for anyone interested in the future of America and its potential as a European Union-style federation. Alexander Moss provides a well researched, thoughtful argument for change that is sure to interest readers from all backgrounds.
- This book convincingly argues for a radical reimagining of the United States as a European Union-style federation
- It would solve many of America’s most pressing problems
- Would bring about far-reaching benefits for all its citizens
- It is highly theoretical and may be difficult to implement
- It could create a lot of red tape and bureaucracy
- There could be significant resistance from those who benefit from the current system
Learn more about the author
Alexander Moss is a graduate of Oxford University and the London School of Economics. He has worked as a journalist in both the United States and Europe, writing for outlets including The New York Times, Newsweek, BBC Newsnight, and La Repubblica. A More Perfect Union is his first book. Praise For… “A More Perfect Union is an important book.
“A necessary and visionary book. Moss makes a powerful case for transforming the United States into a more perfect union—a federation like those of Europe.”
“A More Perfect Union is an intelligent, well- researched, and persuasive argument in favor of a more powerful federal government. Moss makes a strong case that our current system is inadequate to address the many challenges facing America today.”
“Moss has written a well-researched and insightful book on the potential for reforming America into a more perfect union. He convincingly argues that moving towards a model of governance closer to the European Union would bring many benefits to our fractured nation, from improved economic performance to greater social cohesion. A must-read for anyone interested in improving our democracy.”
“Brilliant and deeply compelling, A More Perfect Union is a must-read for anyone who cares about the future of America. With erudition and eloquence, Moss makes the case that a restructured United States could solve our most pressing problems – from economic stagnation to widening inequality to gridlocked politics. This visionary book offers an exciting roadmap for creating a more perfect union.”