“‘Anyone who thinks they are truly self-made should call their mother,’ writes Alissa Quart.”
“Health Communism serves as a wake-up call for the dehumanization of healthcare delivery.”
Joshua Frank’s ballsy tell-all of the Hanford pillaging of the American people’s pocketbooks, while as the same time, never achieving the one objective the government contractors were hired to do—e
“Besson’s analysis of the role of information technology in the new economy is an interesting one and worth reading.”
“America’s Rise and Fall Among Nations is a stinging critique of America’s foreign policy establishment and its Progressive ‘ruling class’ since 1910, and Codevill
“A superb and well-researched account of a notorious chemical and the clash it has provoked between science and corporate doubters.”
Paying for universal health services? How could we pay for it? “Stop to think of it. We’re never asked how we were going to pay for our years of wars choice.
“a well-written, well-argued book about how we can make a real difference in preventing suicide by challenging the assumptions we have about why people kill themselves and addressing oursel
“In light of recent political upheavals around the globe, it is clear that democracy is an ongoing and open project that is subject to challenge and direct assault.”
Michael Klare’s newest book departs from many of his previous works on America’s oil wars and disastrous, often provocative militaristic policies.
“Robin Marty and Jessica Mason Pieklo make clear that the likely end of Roe v Wade is at hand and involved more than the end of Roe.”
“Confessions of a Rogue Nuclear Regulator is short, easy to read, and quickly gets to the point, while avoiding many of the questions any astute reader might raise.
“The stories presented here constitute a further step in dispelling negative stereotypes and in enabling gay men of these three generations to own their dignity.”
“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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A cornerstone of America’s foundational narrative is that we are a nation of highly diverse immigrants simmering together in a mythical melting pot to cook up our trademark independent, industrious
“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
In 1894, Baron de Coubertin, a French aristocrat, convened an international congress at the Sorbonne in Paris.