“Is a baby a commodity? Is pregnancy and childbirth work? Is raising a child a job?”
“a valuable resource for understanding the lack of military effectiveness of Arab armies, along with a dour outlook on any expectation of improvement in the current political and cultural e
“Resolve displays hard work and creativity.
Usually a work of nonfiction on the topic of a presidential commission is described as scholarly with a dash of dry.
“David Cay Johnston is truly Prometheus bound in this sickening reveal of the Trump Administration.”
". . . a gut-souring, hilarious, meticulously researched medical wonder. . ."
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“The War on Alcohol retells the story of Prohibition with a cocktail of case studies, legal analysis, and a broad scope.”
“underscores the imperative of immigration reform for both practical and humanitarian reasons.”
We are all guaranteed equal protection under the law, except for health care workers, administrators, and volunteers, as revealed in Living in the Crosshairs: The Untold Stories of Anti-abortio
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“Let’s have Henry Kissinger unplugged. Let’s hear what he really has to say . . .
“America’s Battle for Media Democracy is an important adjunct to the body of literature regarding media democracy.”
“It is not that migrants never come back, it is that they can never come home enough to keep families, cultures, and hearts whole.
“The achievements of the Greatest Generation and the policies of FDR are without equal in American history, but the narrow focus and the crass partisan cheerleading ruin an otherwise fascin
“Until one understands what incentives motive people, it is impossible to predict how new policies will actually work.”
“. . . a pitch-perfect call for health care changes in the mechanized deaths many suffer in America.”
“. . . both a highly engaging read and a cry for more humane, healthy, and dignified living and working conditions for migrant laborers.”
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“The prevailing theme of Freaking Out is that any terrorist threat is overstated and any entity that discusses a terrorist threat has some dark ulterior motive to steer the public
“Parents fighting to keep band, orchestra, drama, and dance programs alive in their children’s schools need to read The Muses Go to School: Conversations About the Necessity of Arts in
“President Clinton goes on to make an extremely detailed list of 46 steps government could take to make our society and our economy function better.
“The Healthcare Cure is concerned with ‘paying health insurance claims,’ while the rest of the world is focused on improving care.”
“Regardless of the results of the legislative challenges and the court fights, Remedy and Reaction elevates our understanding of the historical picture of the health care debate.”