Politics & Politicians

Reviewed by: 

“Holtzman is courageous in writing this book. It certainly won’t win her a White House invitation to the Christmas Party.

Reviewed by: 

“what saves this book is that the Mooch [Anthony Scaramucci] comes off as an attractive character. There actually is more to him—much more—than his brief tenure at the White House.

Reviewed by: 

“Ian Fleming and Operation Golden Eye leaves no doubt that Fleming’s service during World War II provided him with all of the research necessary for his later care

Reviewed by: 

“The scholars of international affairs must be cautious in accepting the rhetoric of Chinese policymakers couched in morality. . . .

Reviewed by: 

The title of this short but important book is a bit off.

Reviewed by: 

“Identity Crisis is a good primer on the 2016 election, though it will not resolve debates about the relative importance of economic and racial factors and how the

Reviewed by: 

“Fences and walls are not necessary. Mostly they are manifestations of superficial thinking.”

Reviewed by: 

What do we have to truly fear about President Donald Trump? He pulled off the successful re-negotiation of the North America Free Trade agreement.

Author(s):
Genre(s):
Reviewed by: 

At last a book that attacks the “Blob” and holes it below the water line. Whether it can sink it is another matter.

Reviewed by: 

Fight for Liberty should be required reading for every college student—indeed, for every American and, regardless of their nationality, every person capable of reading and understanding th

Reviewed by: 

National security correspondent for the Washington Post Greg Miller has written an up-to-date account of Donald Trump, Putin’s Russia, and the subversion of American democracy. 

Reviewed by: 

Does Donald Trump owe his 2016 election victory to Russian hacking? Since Election Day, many political scientists have answered: “most likely no.” The logic goes like this:

Reviewed by: 

President Donald Trump now finds himself, not even two years into his term, besieged by congressional opponents, a special investigator, numerous lawyers, the mainstream media, protesters in the st

Reviewed by: 

The summer before he started college, former senator and Secretary of State John Kerry sailed on a yacht with then-President Kennedy and his family.

Reviewed by: 

Every so often in this unusual and uneven book, a phrase or a scene makes a sudden unexpected connection between past and present, like the spark when an electric current flashes across a gap betwe

Author(s):
Genre(s):
Reviewed by: 

“Obama was a light. Trump is of the night.”

Reviewed by: 

“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.”

Reviewed by: 

Since the days of Athenian democracy two and a half millennia ago, the idea of “rule of the people” has acquired many versions.

Reviewed by: 

Steven Brill’s Tailspin is an astonishingly shrewd and detailed account of our modern American reality.

Reviewed by: 

“Who should read War on Peace? Anyone concerned with the fate of America and the world.”

Reviewed by: 

“There are three ways of influencing a person: blackmail, vodka, or the threat of murder.”  This view, attributed here to Vladimir Putin, casts a penumbra over the entire book.

Reviewed by: 

Russian Roulette is essential reading for anyone interested in the strange story of Donald Trump’s complex and disturbing relationship with Russia.

Reviewed by: 

Addressing the movement toward populist authoritarianism in the United States and other countries around the globe, several recent studies refer to similar movements between the two world wars and

Reviewed by: 

"Deport, Deprive, Extradite: 21st Century State Extremism is an excellent resource to gain knowledge of the unjust reality of the U.S. war on terror . . ."

Reviewed by: 

“The Kremlinologist is part biography, part Cold War history, and a fitting tribute by his daughters to a consequential American diplomat.”

Pages