“[Mann’s] book portrays Reagan as a skilled and sophisticated political thinker and leader.”
“To the average American, the notion of using the courthouse simply as a negotiating tool or a bludgeon with which to batter one’s enemies, rather than as a place to facilitate justice, oug
“Holtzman is courageous in writing this book. It certainly won’t win her a White House invitation to the Christmas Party.
“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.
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.
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.
“Obama was a light. Trump is of the night.”
“The Presidency of Barack Obama: A First Historical Assessment is a welcome and useful first look by first-rate historians at the still very incompletely excavated record of the hi
“The only thing worse than reading this chilling book is not reading it and thereby failing to fully grasp the depth and degree of America’s descent into madness as it lurches chaotically t
“a brilliant and indispensable intervention from the socialist left on the real historical, class, and sociopolitical forces at play beneath the national political freak show that is the ne
Playing with Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics is an important and informative book that becomes more and more amazing as it progresses.
“Tighten your belt, gird your loins, read this book, and have the guts to see beyond our own delusions.
“Flake is to be applauded for courageously calling out Trump and his many enablers in the Republican Party for their dangerous dance with authoritarian and bigoted white nationalism.”
“a vitally important book.”
In case the nonstop celebration commemorating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Sgt.
“Rising Star is an epic triumph of personal and political biography.”
“provides essential inspiration, information, resources, and insights.”
John Avlon calls George Washington’s Farewell Address “the most famous American speech you’ve never read.” His new book, Washington’s Farewell, explores the history, intellectual formation
Is there an Obama Doctrine—a grand strategy based on a coherent worldview that guides Obama’s foreign policy?
“no less than a clarion call to the American people to rise up and release these ties that bind.”
“a compelling read, well researched, and interesting.”
“well-organized, splendidly written, and compelling . . .”
Charlie Savage, the Pulitzer Prize winning New York Times journalist, has put together a wide-ranging and important examination of the Obama presidency focusing on the legal-security chall
Steven Rattner is known in New York circles as an operator.