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The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735224919
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Published: Penguin Books - August 20th, 2019

A finalist for the 2018 National Book Critics Circle Award in Nonfiction

A New York Times Notable Book 

Bloomberg Best Book of 2018

The New York Times bestseller!


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Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316551304
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Published: Back Bay Books - August 6th, 2019

Soon to be a Hulu Original Series 

Journalist Beth Macy's definitive account of America's opioid
epidemic "masterfully interlaces stories of communities in crisis with dark histories of corporate greed and regulatory indifference" (New York Times) -- from the boardroom to the courtroom and into the living rooms of Americans.


The Price We Pay: What Broke American Health Care--and How to Fix It Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635574111
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 10th, 2019

From the New York Times bestselling author of Unaccountable comes an eye-opening, urgent look at America's broken health care system--and the people who are saving it.

"A must-read for every American." --Steve Forbes, editor-in-chief, FORBES


The System: Who Rigged It, How We Fix It Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780525659044
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Published: Knopf - March 24th, 2020

From the best-selling author of Saving Capitalism and The Common Good, an urgent analysis of how the "rigged" systems of American politics and power operate, how this status quo came to be, and how average citizens can enact change.


Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250123824
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 7th, 2020

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“One of the most important books I’ve ever read—an indispensable guide to thinking clearly about the world.” – Bill Gates


The Velvet Rope Economy: How Inequality Became Big Business Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385543088
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Published: Doubleday - March 3rd, 2020

From New York Times business reporter Nelson D. Schwartz comes a gripping investigation of how a virtual velvet rope divides Americans in every arena of life, creating a friction-free existence for those with money on one side and a Darwinian struggle for the middle class on the other side.


Hate Inc.: Why Today's Media Makes Us Despise One Another Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781949017250
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Published: OR Books - October 8th, 2019

Part tirade, part confessional from the celebrated Rolling Stone journalist, Hate Inc. reveals that what most people think of as "the news" is, in fact, a twisted wing of the entertainment business


The Undocumented Americans Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399592683
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Published: One World - March 24th, 2020

One of the first undocumented immigrants to graduate from Harvard reveals the hidden lives of her fellow undocumented Americans in this deeply personal and groundbreaking portrait of a nation.

“Karla’s book sheds light on people’s personal experiences and allows their stories to be told and their voices to be heard.”—Selena Gomez
 


Let the People Pick the President: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250221971
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Published: St. Martin's Press - March 17th, 2020

“Wegman combines in-depth historical analysis and insight into contemporary politics to present a cogent argument that the Electoral College violates America’s ‘core democratic principles’ and should be done away with…" —Publishers Weekly


Doing Justice: A Prosecutor's Thoughts on Crime, Punishment, and the Rule of Law Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525562931
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Published: Vintage - January 21st, 2020

*A New York Times Bestseller*
By the one-time federal prosecutor for the Southern District of New York, an important overview of the way our justice system works, and why the rule of law is essential to our survival as a society.


Had I Known: Collected Essays Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781455543670
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Published: Twelve - March 24th, 2020

A new selection of the most provocative, incendiary, and career-making pieces by bestselling author, essayist, political activist, and "veteran muckraker" (The New Yorker) Barbara Ehrenreich.


War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393652109
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 24th, 2018

A harrowing exploration of the collapse of American diplomacy and the abdication of global leadership, by the winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Public Service.


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