Category: Politics & Social Sciences

The Fifth Risk PDF 0

The Fifth Risk

BOOK DESCRIPTION: What are the consequences if the people given control over our government have no idea how it works? “The election happened,” remembers Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, then deputy secretary of the Department of Energy....

Addicted to Outrage PDF 0

Addicted to Outrage

BOOK DESCRIPTION: Glenn Beck—author of thirteen #1 New York Times bestsellers—issues a startling challenge to people on both sides of the aisle to give up our addiction to outrage. America is addicted to outrage,...

Bad Stories PDF 0

Bad Stories

BOOK DESCRIPTION: Like a lot of Americans, Steve Almond spent the weeks after the 2016 election lying awake, in a state of dread and bewilderment. The problem wasn’t just the election, but the fact...

The Mockingbird Next Door PDF 0

The Mockingbird Next Door

BOOK DESCRIPTION: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee is one of the best loved novels of the twentieth century. But for the last fifty years, the novel’s celebrated author, Harper Lee, has said...

The Soul of America PDF 0

The Soul of America

BOOK DESCRIPTION: Our current climate of partisan fury is not new, and in The Soul of America Meacham shows us how what Abraham Lincoln called the “better angels of our nature” have repeatedly won...

The List PDF 0

The List

BOOK DESCRIPTION: In the immediate aftermath of Donald Trump’s election as president, Amy Siskind, a former Wall Street executive and the founder of The New Agenda, began compiling a list of actions taken by...

In the Shadow of Statues PDF 0

In the Shadow of Statues

BOOK DESCRIPTION: “There is a difference between remembrance of history and reverence for it.” When Mitch Landrieu addressed the people of New Orleans in May 2017 about his decision to take down four Confederate...

Absolute Madness PDF 0

Absolute Madness

BOOK DESCRIPTION: Absolute Madness tells the disturbing true story of Joseph Christopher, a white serial killer who targeted black males and struck fear into the residents of New York in the 1980s. Dubbed both...

To Have or To Be PDF 0

To Have or To Be?

BOOK DESCRIPTION: Life in the modern age began when people no longer lived at the mercy of nature and instead took control of it. We planted crops so we didn’t have to forage, and...

Killing the Deep State PDF 0

Killing the Deep State

BOOK DESCRIPTION: The truth behind how well-funded hard-left extremists, the mainstream media, and Obama/Clinton holdovers in the government bureaucracy have combined with clandestine forces within the US intelligence apparatus – the “Deep State” —...