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  • Amusing Ourselves to Death

    Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business

    by Neil Postman ...
    What happens when media and politics become forms of entertainment? As our world begins to look more and more like Orwell's 1984, Neil's Postman's essential guide to the modern media is more relevant than ever."It's unlikely that Trump has ever read Amusing Ourselves to Death, but his ascent would not have surprised Postman.” -CNNOriginally published in 1985, Neil Postman’s groundbreaking polemic ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • American Marxism

    by Mark R. Levin ...
    The six-time #1 New York Times bestselling author, Fox News star, and radio host Mark R. Levin explains how the dangers he warned against in the “timely yet timeless” (David Limbaugh, author of Jesus Is Risen) bestseller Liberty and Tyranny have come to pass.In 2009, Mark R. Levin galvanized conservatives with his unforgettable manifesto Liberty and Tyranny, by providing a philosophical, ... Read more

    $14.99 USD


  • Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You

    A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning

    The #1 New York Times bestselling, "must-read" (San Francisco Chronicle), "amazingly timely and stunningly accessible" (Jacqueline Woodson) exploration of race and racism from award-winning, beloved authors Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi, n****ow in paperback.This is NOT a history book.This is a book about the here and now.A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.A book abou. ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Last Best Hope

    America in Crisis and Renewal

    by George Packer ...
    Acclaimed National Book Award-winning author George Packer diagnoses America’s descent into a failed state, and envisions a path toward overcoming our injustices, paralyses, and dividesIn the year 2020, Americans suffered one rude blow after another to their health, livelihoods, and collective self-esteem. A ruthless pandemic, an inept and malign government response, polarizing protests, and an ... Read more

    $13.99 USD

  • Saving Us

    A Climate Scientist's Case for Hope and Healing in a Divided World

    “A must-read if we’re serious about enacting positive change from the ground up, in communities, and through human connections and human emotions.” —Margaret Atwood, TwitterUnited Nations Champion of the Earth, climate scientist, and evangelical Christian Katharine Hayhoe changes the debate on how we can save our future.Called “one of the nation's most effective communicators on climate change” by ... Read more

    $12.99 USD


  • Preventable

    The Inside Story of How Leadership Failures, Politics, and Selfishness Doomed the U.S. Coronavirus Response

    by Andy Slavitt ...
    **“Painfully good. The book could have been called, ‘Outrageous.’ The story Andy Slavitt tells is not just about Trump’s monumental failures but also about the deeper ones that started long before, with our health system, our politics, and more.” --Atul Gawande, author of Being MortalThe definitive, behind-the-scenes look at the U.S. Coronavirus crisis from one of themost recognizable and ... Read more

    $14.99 USD

  • Evicted

    Poverty and Profit in the American City

    WINNER OF THE 2017 PULITZER PRIZE GENERAL NON-FICTIONFrom Harvard sociologist and MacArthur "Genius" Matthew Desmond, a landmark work of scholarship and reportage that will forever change the way we look at poverty in AmericaIn this brilliant,heartbreaking book, Matthew Desmond takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families on the edge. Arleen is a single ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Facing Reality

    Two Truths about Race in America

    The charges of white privilege and systemic racism that are tearing the country apart fIoat free of reality. Two known facts, long since documented beyond reasonable doubt, need to be brought into the open and incorporated into the way we think about public policy: American whites, blacks, Hispanics, and Asians have different violent crime rates and different means and distributions of cognitive ... Read more

    $18.79 USD

  • How to Be an Antiracist

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the National Book Award–winning author of Stamped from the Beginning comes a “groundbreaking” (Time) approach to understanding and uprooting racism and inequality in our society—and in ourselves.“The most courageous book to date on the problem of race in the Western mind.”—The New York TimesNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book R... ... Read more

    $14.99 USD

  • How Europe Underdeveloped Africa

    by Walter Rodney ...
    The classic work of political, economic, and historical analysis, powerfully introduced by Angela DavisIn his short life, the Guyanese intellectual Walter Rodney emerged as one of the leading thinkers and activists of the anticolonial revolution, leading movements in North America, South America, the African continent, and the Caribbean. In each locale, Rodney found himself a lightning rod for ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • The Invitation-Only Zone

    The True Story of North Korea's Abduction Project

    A bizarre, little-known tale about the most secretive culture on earthFor decades, North Korea denied any part in the disappearance of dozens of Japanese citizens from Japan’s coastal towns and cities in the late 1970s. But in 2002, with his country on the brink of collapse, Kim Jong-il admitted to the kidnapping of thirteen people and returned five of them in hopes of receiving Japanese aid. As ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Do Not Disturb

    The Story of a Political Murder and an African Regime Gone Bad

    by Michela Wrong ...
    A powerful investigation into a grisly political murder and the authoritarian regime behind it: Do Not Disturb upends the narrative that Rwanda sold the world after one of the deadliest genocides of the twentieth century.We think we know the story of Africa’s Great Lakes region. Following the Rwandan genocide, an idealistic group of young rebels overthrew the brutal regime in Kigali, ushering in ... Read more

    $18.99 USD

  • Freedom

    A profound rumination on the concept of freedom from the New York Times bestselling author of Tribe.Throughout history, humans have been driven by the quest for two cherished ideals: community and freedom. The two don’t coexist easily. We value individuality and self-reliance, yet are utterly dependent on community for our most basic needs. In this intricately crafted and thought-provoking book, ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Revolution Q

    The Story of QAnon and the 2nd American Revolution

    by Neon Revolt ...
    Who Is QAnon? There's a revolution going on in America, and up until this point, most had no idea anything was happening at all. Unbeknownst to the general public, an insider embedded deep within the Trump administration was given a nearly impossible task: • Assemble a team of patriots; Military Intelligence types, who knew the real score. • Bypass the media and create a parallel construction. • ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • The Pentagon Papers

    The Secret History of the Vietnam War

    “The WikiLeaks of its day” (Time) is as relevant as ever to present-day American politics.“The most significant leaks of classified material in American history.” –The Washington PostNot Fake News! The basis for the 2018 film The Post by Academy Award-winning director Steven Spielberg, The Pentagon Papers are a series of articles, documents, and studies examining the John... ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Reconstruction Updated Edition

    America's Unfinished Revolution, 1863-18

    by Eric Foner ...
    From the "preeminent historian of Reconstruction" (New York Times Book Review), the prize-winning classic work on the post-Civil War period that shaped modern America.Eric Foner's "masterful treatment of one of the most complex periods of American history" (New Republic) redefined how the post-Civil War period was viewed.Reconstruction chronicles the way in which Americans—black and white ... Read more

    $9.49 USD

  • The Revolt of The Public and the Crisis of Authority in the New Millennium

    by Martin Gurri ...
    In the words of economist and scholar Arnold Kling, Martin Gurri saw it coming. Technology has categorically reversed the information balance of power between the public and the elites who manage the great hierarchical institutions of the industrial age government, political parties, the media.The Revolt of the Public tells the story of how insurgencies, enabled by digital devices and a vast ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • The Drone

    by Adrian Magson ...
    series The Gonzales & Vaslik Investigations #2
    Previously published as The BidThe prisoner who wakes up in a box miles from anywhere.The jailer who doesn't question his job.The shipment of drones stolen from a cargo hub.The terrorists planning a devastating attack on US soil.When drone expert James Chadwick disappears without a trace, Cruxys Solutions investigators Ruth Gonzales<... ... Read more

    $3.99 USD

  • The Kingdom of God Is Within You

    Christianity Not as a Mystic Religion But as a New Theory of Life

    Translated by Constance Garnett ...
    Initially banned in his home country The Kingdom of God Is Within You is Leo Tolstoy's great non-fictional work. The zenith of Tolstoy's thirty years of Christian thinking, it sets out a plan for a new society guided by a literal Christian interpretation. Christ conceived of a society based on love, compassion and tolerance, and Tolstoy believed this was incompatible with violence. Tolstoy's ... Read more

    $5.39 USD

  • Moyers on America

    A Journalist and His Times

    by Bill Moyers ...
    The Peabody Award–winning journalist shares stories and insights into our country and the crises we face in an “eloquent selection of . . . commentaries” (Publishers Weekly, starred review).Millions of Americans have invited Bill Moyers into their homes over the years. With television programs covering topics from American history, politics, and religion to the role of media and the world of ideas ... Read more

    $17.99 USD

  • Bring Back Our Girls

    The Untold Story of the Global Search for Nigeria's Missing Schoolgirls

    What happens after you click Tweet? The heart-stopping definitive account of the mission to rescue hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls whose abduction ignited a global social media campaign and a dramatic worldwide intervention.In the spring of 2014, millions of Twitter users, including some of the world’s most famous people, unwittingly helped turn a group of 276 schoolgirls abducted by a little ... Read more

    $14.99 USD

  • Those Angry Days

    Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America's Fight Over World War II, 1939-1941

    by Lynne Olson ...
    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND KIRKUS REVIEWSFrom the acclaimed author of Citizens of London comes the definitive account of the debate over American intervention in World War II—a bitter, sometimes violent clash of personalities and ideas that divided the nation and ultimately determined the fate of the free world.At the ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Non-Democratic Regimes

    by Paul Brooker ...
    series Comparative Government and Politics
    A comprehensive assessment of the nature and evolving character of authoritarian regimes, their changing character and the main theoretical explanations of their incidence, character and performance. The third edition covers the rise of new forms of disguised dictatorship and semi-competitive democracy in the 21st Century. ... Read more

    $53.99 USD

  • Has China Won?

    The Chinese Challenge to American Primacy

    The defining geopolitical contest of the twenty-first century is between China and the US. But is it avoidable? And if it happens, is the outcome already inevitable?China and America are world powers without serious rivals. They eye each other warily across the Pacific; they communicate poorly; there seems little natural empathy. A massive geopolitical contest has begun.America prizes freedom; ... Read more

    $3.99 USD