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A lively exploration of the struggles faced by women in law enforcement and mystery fiction for the past 175 years

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Top international scholars assess Pakistan’s politics and economics and the challenges faced by its civil and military regimes. Contributors examine the state’s handling of internal threats, tensions among...

The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America

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A landmark history—the sweeping story of the enslavement of tens of thousands of Indians across America, from the time of the conquistadors to the early 20th century


Democracy Now!: Twenty Years Covering the Movements Changing America

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A celebration of the acclaimed television and radio news program Democracy Now! and the extraordinary movements and heroes who have moved our democracy forward.

In 1996 Amy Goodman began hosting a show on Pacifica...

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Sensitive security information (SSI) is a category of sensitive but unclassified information under the United States government's information sharing and control rules. SSI plays a crucial role in all types...

New Developments in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures

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A science-based text, New Developments in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures presents research that addresses the growing threat of chemical and biological terrorism as well as the need for improvements...

State Fragility Around the World: Fractured Justice and Fierce Reprisal

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Failed and fragile states often govern through the criminalization of otherwise inconsequential or tolerated acts. These weak states also frequently use kidnapping, murder, and other violent or oppressive tactics...

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by Douglas Laux & Ralph Pezzullo

On September 11, 2001, Doug Laux was a freshman in college, on the path to becoming a doctor. But with the fall of the Twin Towers came a turning point in his life. After graduating he joined the Central Intelligence...

My Journey into the Heart of Terror: Ten Days in the Islamic State

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An alarming and enlightening first-hand account of what’s really going on behind the borders of the Islamic State.

ISIS, IS, the Islamic State. The name is chilling. The images are horrific. This is a group...

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“Everywhere militants were blowing up Christians, their churches, their shops. They threatened them with kidnapping. They promised to take their children. The message to these ‘infidels’: You have no place...

Defeating Jihad: The Winnable War

by Sebastian Gorka

Since September 11, 2001, America has been at war. And that's about all anyone can say with certainty about a conflict that has cost 7,000 American lives and almost $2 trillion. As long as the most basic strategic...