Pretty Bitches is an often-hilarious collection of essays by brilliant authors that blow asunder the real meaning of pet names and labels often given to vagina owners.
Reading this book will help you appreciate that, despite many trends in the opposite direction, we live in a world where the values of the Enlightenment still exist.
Italian TV, March 22, 2020, showed more than 30 Cuban health workers in Italy for corona virus. They hold a picture of Fidel Castro, dead three years.
“Deaths of despair” are by suicide, drug overdose, and alcoholic liver disease. Their increase in the US is explained by indignity and loss of pride, not globalization, inequality or automation.
“a worthwhile, engrossing read as an education in one of the most critical parts of United States' history . . .”
“Mr. Know-It-All is an argument for deviance, performance, and shock.”
“Capitalism, Alone will inform and provoke readers.”
“Super Continent provides meaningful facts and ideas for assessing alternative futures in world affairs.”
Minda Harts has written a “how-to memo” for women of color in the workplace. It reads less like a guidebook and more like a conversation over drinks after work, in mixed company.
“For a riveting account of contemporary action the visionary Michael Bloomberg is taking to battle environmental degradation and a host of other societal ills, Eleanor Randolph’s unauthoriz
“If you want a crash course in the evolution of postmodern capitalism over the last five decades read Kochland.”
"Jeff Guinn studies the very different Edison and Ford as much as the places they camped.
“This well-researched, well-written book is a thoroughly enjoyable read . . .”
Joseph E. Stiglitz is one of America’s top economists.
Lean Out: The Truth About Women, Power and the Workplace though purporting initially not to be about Sheryl Sandberg and her well-known treatise Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to
For probably the silliest of reasons I wanted to review this book on one of New York City’s great landmark hotels, The Plaza.
“Read this book to learn which global companies are treating their contributing workers well and how to do business with them.”
Conformity is both necessary for a society and one of its grave dangers. Cass Sunstein has been interested in this tension for a significant part of his career.
“Boom: Mad Money, Mega Dealers, and the Rise of Contemporary Art tells many wild and rowdy stories about legendary artists and their work, and the gallery owners t
“No one seems to have an answer for the hyper-technological web that infuses every aspect of modern life, and indeed it often appears as if many people don’t want one as long as the program
“a smart, data-driven proof of the plight of Millennials.”
“Cracks in the Ivory Tower is a sometimes harsh, but honest indictment of the current state of higher education in the U.S. It should be required reading for ever
“O’Toole says the purpose of his book is to offer information that 'inspires and guides' the forthcoming class of corporate leaders.
“Perhaps most rewardingly and unexpectedly, Working is a book about what makes great writing: 'Rhythm matters. Mood matters. Sense of place matters.
“an important and interesting book about the future of the United States.”