“Birds of a Feather is a powerful glimpse into the struggles of people and animals who are working to overcome trauma.”
“Obama was a light. Trump is of the night.”
“Extreme Cities offers a mix of postmodernism, revolutionary ideology with only a few moments of rational clarity to imagine a dystopian future shaped by the force
“brilliant, richly informed, and cleverly written . . .”
With its cover image of an eroticized version of Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring this book would draw the eye on any coffee table, though what this image says in terms of Grace Banks’
“an empathetic, timely, and thought-provoking collection of memorable photographs documenting the entire experience of illegal immigration across our southern border from beginning to end.”
“offers some compelling insights on how to better handle these small wars . . .”
There is a question that is rarely asked or addressed by any constituent of the American criminal justice system.
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich is quite candid about his support for President Donald Trump. This fact will immediately turn off readers of a moderate, liberal, or progressive bent.
“This book is a catalyst for a thoughtful discussion of . . . complicated and challenging issues.”
Since the days of Athenian democracy two and a half millennia ago, the idea of “rule of the people” has acquired many versions.
“[This] book is a must not only for specialists but for any reader trying to understand how and why U.S.-Russian relations have gone from Bill Clinton’s embrace of Boris Yeltsin to confront
“a fascinating look at the interaction of money and politics in the early years of our republic . . .”
“a clever, deeply informative, and often brilliant analysis of key historical forces that have pushed U.S. politics and policy dangerously starboard . . .”
“The long collective hatred of blackness, the calculated policing of sexual difference, the intentional ghettoization of urban centers, and the lure of the American dollar are just a few of the str
Steven Brill’s Tailspin is an astonishingly shrewd and detailed account of our modern American reality.
In Little Shoes, author Pamela Everett has chronicled the events of a 1937 California murder of three little girls with lawyerly skill.
Maya Dusenbery has added immensely to the literature on women’s health in her important book Doing Harm by addressing the two biggest impediments to women getting good care: “The knowledge
Was classical Athens a democracy? If not, do some of its undemocratic ways continue to shape so-called democracies in the 21st century?
“Who should read War on Peace? Anyone concerned with the fate of America and the world.”
In her 1883 poem “The New Colossus,” Emma Lazarus gave the Statue of Liberty a voice and gave her a stance toward the world’s refugees that puts our own to shame: welcoming unreservedl
In 1947 in the journal Foreign Affairs, George F.
“Globalism contains the seeds of its own destruction.
As Queen Elizabeth I’s 50-year reign over England entered its latter years, a controversial and gifted playwright entered the theater scene and dove head first into the social causes, psychological