“Rising Star is an epic triumph of personal and political biography.”
“Every wall is a door.”—Ralph Waldo Emerson
“a wake up call about the dangers of entrenching divisions around national identity—a summons to action.”
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
The subtitle of this book is How Donald Trump Orchestrated a Revolution, so you might think that Donald Trump plays the starring role in it. But you’d be wrong. He doesn’t.
“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
This is a handy little book for anybody interested in political activism, and perhaps even essential for someone trying alone to navigate the endless corridors of federal bureaucracy.
The 2016 presidential campaign cycle has proven to be the most unpredictable and volatile in modern history.
“Interesting, provocative, and well written.”
Is there an Obama Doctrine—a grand strategy based on a coherent worldview that guides Obama’s foreign policy?
“a harsh but necessary look at where America has been in the Middle East . . .”
“no less than a clarion call to the American people to rise up and release these ties that bind.”
In the United States, the current election season has brought forth a motley grab bag of presidential candidates.
“a compelling read, well researched, and interesting.”
Those readers interested in Napoleon will want to give this slim volume a pass—this is a book for academics interested specifically in leadership.
“well-organized, splendidly written, and compelling . . .”
No spoiler alert here.
Every once in awhile a book comes along that challenges deep seated assumptions and beliefs, upends one’s complacency, and plants seeds of discontent in the mind of the reader.
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
Gloria Steinem is the consummate writer, observer, and political analyst when it comes to exploring issues through the lens of gender.
“Peter Eichstaedt’s Consuming the Congo is a comprehensive and thorough exposure of brutality that has not been equaled since the genocide in Rwanda. . . .
Then Everything Changed by Jeff Greenfield is an ambitious book that takes three important pieces of recent American presidential history and simply changes them.
Obama’s Wars is the first real, living history of the Obama Administration as told by many White House insiders: including the President himself.
“I have become an adjective.”—Karl Rove