The "Party Wreckers" system evolved from a study of materials dealing with past and present implementations of "Democracy" plus a review of contemporary critiques of the current political system(s). Here is a full list of the texts and other materials mentioned in the Democracy Sucks! chapters:
- BAUDRILLARD,JEAN - "Simulacra and Simulation"
- BAKAN, JOEL - "The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power"
- BOYLE,FRANKIE - "WORK! CONSUME! DIE!"
- DICKENS, CHARLES - "Little Dorrit"
- EDWARDS, MICKEY - "The Parties Versus the People: How to Turn Republicans and Democrats into Americans"
- FAIRLEY, ANDY - "System Vertigo" (audio CD)
- FAWCETT, BRIAN - "Public Eye, An Investigation Into The Disappearance of The World"
- Freeland, Chrystia - "Plutocrats - The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else"
- FULLER, R. BUCKMINSTER - "The Buckminster Fuller Reader"
- HOW TO GET AHEAD IN ADVERTISING (feature film)
- KHUN, THOMAS S. - "The Structure of Scientific Revolutions"
- KINGWELL, MARK - "The World We Want: Virtue, Vice and the Good Citizen"
- KLEIN, NAOMI - "No Logo"
- LEVINSON, BARRY - "Man of the Year" (feauture film)
- LINKLATER, RICHARD - "Waking Life" (feauture film)
- Marx, Karl - "Das Kapital"
- MACINTYRE, ALISDAIR - "After Virtue: A Study in Moral Theory"
- MATRIX, THE
- MILLS, C. WRIGHT - "The Power Elite"
- Picketty, Thomas - "Capital in the Twenty-First Century"
- RAYMOND, ERIC STEVEN - "The Cathedral and the Bazaar"
- REID, ROB - "Year Zero"
- ROUSSEAU, JEAN JACQUES - "The Social Contract and Discourses"
- STROSS, CHARLES - "Rule 34"
- THOREAU, HENRY DAVID - "Walden"
- VENTURA, JESSE - "DeoCrips And ReBloodlicans, No More Gangs In
- ZITTRAIN, JONATHAN - "The Future of the Internet - AND HOW TO STOP IT"