current-affairs books
  • Current Affairs books
  • Settle for More
    Views : 385
    Pages : 352

    by: Megyn Kelly

    Publisher: pHarper

    Book Description

    The TV news star delivers a relatable, sometimes-inspiring memoir with a dash of vulnerability.

    Kelly, a Fox News darling who garners respect on both sides of the aisle for her hard-hitting, tough-but-fair style of journalism, is a self-d ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 0062494600

    ISBN-13: 9780062494603

    Language: English

  • Our Revolution: A Future to Believe In
    Views : 303
    Pages : 464

    by: Bernie Sanders

    Publisher: pThomas Dunne Books

    Book Description

    A dark horse speaks, advancing, after the fact, “an agenda for a new America.”

    Leave it to Sanders to be contrary: most politicos, Trump included, write their campaign books while still campaigning. We can only imagine the author beli ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 1250132924

    ISBN-13: 9781250132925

    Language: English

  • They Can't Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America's Racial Justice Movement
    Views : 197
    Pages : 256

    by: Wesley Lowery

    Publisher: pLittle, Brown and Company

    Book Description

    Washington Post reporter Lowery chronicles his assignment to Ferguson, Missouri, following the police killing of Michael Brown and how he became the newspaper's go-to journalist covering the use of deadly force against unarmed black men ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 0316312479

    ISBN-13: 9780316312479

    Language: English

  • The Doulas: Radical Care for Pregnant People
    Views : 79
    Pages : 240

    by: Mary Mahoney Lauren Mitchell

    Publisher: pThe Feminist Press at CUNY

    Book Description

    The story of the transformative Doula Project.

    Mahoney and Mitchell explain how they were inspired as activists to broaden the reproductive rights movement to make sure that women seeking abortions “have continuous, nonjudgmental physi ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 1558619410

    ISBN-13: 9781558619418

    Language: English

  • Rules for Revolutionaries: How Big Organizing Can Change Everything
    Views : 444
    Pages : 224

    by: Becky Bond Zack Exley

    Publisher: pChelsea Green Publishing

    Book Description

    Senior advisers to the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign leadership offer pointers on how to start the next movement—or perhaps continue the one they started.

    By some lights, Sanders should have won the Democratic Party nomination in ... more

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    2016-11-18

    ISBN-10: 1603587276

    ISBN-13: 9781603587273

    Language: English

  • Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations
    Views : 458
    Pages : 496

    by: Thomas L. Friedman

    Publisher: pFarrar, Straus and Giroux

    Book Description

    The celebrated New York Times columnist diagnoses this unprecedented historical moment and suggests strategies for “resilience and propulsion” that will help us adapt.

    “Are things just getting too damned fast?” Fr ... more

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    2016-11-22

    ISBN-10: 0374273537

    ISBN-13: 9780374273538

    Language: English

  • The Master Plan: ISIS, al-Qaeda, and the Jihadi Strategy for Final Victory
    Views : 184
    Pages : 376

    by: Brian Fishman

    Publisher: pYale University Press

    Book Description

    A clinical dissection of the Islamic State group’s blueprint for waging jihad and establishing a caliphate.

    Fishman, a counterterrorism research fellow with the International Security Program at New America, analyzes the ideological mo ... more

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    2016-11-22

    ISBN-10: 0300221495

    ISBN-13: 9780300221497

    Language: English