Here’s a big book about a big subject by a big name writer.
Detroit is synonymous in contemporary American politics with dilapidation, crime, and hopelessness.
Amy Chua, a Yale law professor, has written a book on international affairs called Political Tribes, which investigates the convoluted dynamics of what she calls “political tribes.”
In late August 1949, the Soviet Union detonated an atomic bomb in northeast Kazakhstan. In an instant, America’s nuclear monopoly was gone and a new element was added to the Cold War.
If you keep up with American politics, then you almost certainly know who James O’Keefe is.
George Grundy has done us all a great service: he’s written a definitive and expansive book about the events of 9/11 and its aftermath.
You don’t find many books like this one in our distempered times.
Historians and academics always face the challenge of balancing biography with what T. S. Eliot called “those vast impersonal forces” that hold us in their grip and shape history.
Conservatives in both the two major United States political parties can relax about Bernie Sanders’ new book.
"In The Lost Founding Father Cooper speaks to our times on national best interest in opposition to partisan politics."
“Tighten your belt, gird your loins, read this book, and have the guts to see beyond our own delusions.
"straight-forward, provocative, and insightful book."
". . . read this evocative collection of stories about young people who are making a difference in environmental and political stewardship."
“Elizabeth Warren continues to be a forceful advocate for the needs of ordinary, hard-working Americans . . .”
“Understanding Trump is one of those books that can be quickly pasted together and sold in an airport bookstore. . . .
“the sorry state of contemporary media in our country.”
As Donald Trump might claim, we are the largest audience to witness what is possibly the biggest ever corporate coup, the takeover of a country.
“The Strange Death of Europe may be one of the most important philosophical books of our time.”
On any given day, the daily tumult of presidential politics and the reconfigured political paradigm have given voters a new set of keywords and phrases that bedevil the Administration and have the
Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of State, has worked for both presidents of the Bush clan, through the Gulf War and the Iraq provocation, and into the current presidential cabinet.
What are the forces at play behind the referendum for Brexit, the election of Donald Trump, the rise of political extremism and polarization, and the outbursts of violence we see in the world today
There have always been fierce rivalries between countries to protect their people and their goods. Enmity has often engendered conflict.
Residents in the newly formed United States of America may have witnessed its first national public relations campaign when Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay argued for a national con
“provides essential inspiration, information, resources, and insights.”
“An astute, vigorous, and candid participant-observer who seeks to radicalize the conditions by which Arab men and women can find satisfying, secular, and sensible lives together.”