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Getting to Green: Saving Nature: A Bipartisan Solution

by Frederic C. Rich

“Regardless of your place on the political spectrum, there is much to admire in this book, which reminds us that the stewardship of nature is an obligation shared by all Americans.”—U.S. Senator Angus...


Political Suicide: Missteps, Peccadilloes, Bad Calls, Backroom Hijinx, Sordid Pasts, Rotten Breaks, and Just Plain Dumb Mistakes in the Annals of Amer

by Erin McHugh

A collection of entertaining and cautionary tales of political missteps in American history, from the birth of the nation through the present day. Just in time for the presidential election of 2016 comes Political...


Social work in a diverse society: Transformative practice with black and minority ethnic individuals and communities

by Charlotte Williams & Mekada J. Graham

Taking a transformative approach, this exciting new textbook bridges the gap between the theory and practice of social work with Black and minority ethnic groups. Practice scenarios and case studies encourage...


Islam and Popular Culture

by Karin van Nieuwkerk, Mark Levine & Martin Stokes

Popular culture serves as a fresh and revealing window on contemporary developments in the Muslim world because it is a site where many important and controversial issues are explored and debated. Aesthetic...


The Human City: Urbanism for the Rest of Us

by Joel Kotkin

In The Human City, internationally recognized urbanist Joel Kotkin challenges the conventional urban-planning wisdom that favors high-density, “pack-and-stack” strategies. By exploring the economic, social,...


Victims' Stories and the Advancement of Human Rights

Pakistan at the Crossroads: Domestic Dynamics and External Pressures

by Christophe Jaffrelot

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

by Andrés| Reséndez

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

 


We Believe You

by Annie E. Clark & Andrea L. Pino

"Me too. It happened to me too."

More than one in five women and 5 percent of men are sexually assaulted while at college. Some survivors are coming forward; others are not. In We Believe You, students from...


Prison Writings

by Leonard Peltier & Chief Arvol Looking Horse

Edited by Harvey Arden, with an Introduction by Chief Arvol Looking Horse, and a Preface by former Attorney General Ramsey Clark.

In 1977, Leonard Peltier received a life sentence for the murder of two FBI agents....


Going Red: The Two Million Voters Who Will Elect the Next President--and How Conservatives Can Win Them

by Ed Morrissey

The 2016 election is conservatives’ last, best chance to take back the country. How can they win? 

 

The answer, conservative columnist and analyst Ed Morrissey says, depends on seven battleground counties...


Graphic Borders: Latino Comic Books Past, Present, and Future

by Frederick Luis Aldama & Christopher González

From the influential work of Los Bros Hernandez in Love & Rockets, to comic strips and political cartoons, to traditional superheroes made nontraditional by means of racial and sexual identity (e.g., Miles Morales/Spider-Man),...


Democracy Now!: Twenty Years Covering the Movements Changing America

by Amy Goodman, David Goodman & Denis Moynihan

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...


Door to Door

by Edward Humes

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of Garbology explores the hidden and costly wonders of our buy-it-now, get-it-today world of transportation, revealing the surprising truths, mounting challenges,...


Capture

by David A. Kessler, M.D.

Why do we think, feel, and act in ways we wished we did not? For decades, New York Times bestselling author Dr. David A Kessler has studied this question with regard to tobacco, food, and drugs. Over the course...


The Colonisation of Europe

by Guillaume Faye

In this book, Guillaume Faye, the firebrand of the French New Right, confronts the phenomenon of mass immigration head-on. Rather than talking about ‘immigration’, Faye insists that we must speak of a massive...


Boy With A Knife: A Story of Murder, Remorse, and a Prisoner's Fight for Justice

by Jean Trounstine

One boy’s harrowing journey through the criminal justice system, and his fight to reform it.


Recovering the Sacred: The Power of Naming and Claiming

by Winona Laduke

Only the power to define what is sacred—and access it—will enable Native American communities to remember who they are.


Barbra Streisand: Redefining Beauty, Femininity, and Power

by Neal Gabler

Barbra Streisand has been called the "most successful...talented performer of her generation" by Vanity Fair, and her voice, said pianist Glenn Gould, is "one of the natural wonders of the age." Streisand scaled...


Eve & The New Jerusalem: Socialism and Feminism in the Nineteenth Century

by Barbara Taylor

A new edition of Barbara Taylor's classic book, with a new introduction.

In the early nineteenth century, radicals all over Europe and America began to conceive of a 'New Moral World', and struggled to create...