Winner of the Lillian Smith Book AwardWinner of the Los Angeles Times Book PrizeFinalist for the National Book AwardThe Nation's "Most Valuable Book" "[A] vibrant intellectual history of the radical right."--The Atlantic"This sixty-year campaign to make libertarianism mainstream and eventually take ..
#1 New York Times Bestseller Best Books of 2018 --The EconomistA personal and urgent examination of Fascism in the twentieth century and how its legacy shapes today's world, written by one of America's most admired public servants, the first woman to serve as U.S. secretary of stateA Fascist, o..
In this book (previously published as Crippled America), we're going to _x000D_
look at the state of the world right now. It's a terrible mess, and _x000D_
that's putting it mildly. There has never been a more dangerous time. _x000D_
The politicians and special interests in Washington, DC are direct..
world where addictive technology is designed to buy and sell our attention,_x000D_
and our value is determined by our 24/7 data productivity, it can seem_x000D_
impossible to escape. But in this inspiring field guide to dropping out of_x000D_
the attention economy,..
About LuckyThe inside story of the historic 2020 presidential election and Joe Biden’s harrowing ride to victory, from the #1 New York Times bestselling authors of Shattered, the definitive account of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign.Almost no one thought Joe Biden could make it back to the White Hou..
Examines American propaganda efforts and discusses how both major political parties use the falsification of history, suppression of information, and promotion of meaningless discourse to stifle questions about U.S. policy...
Discussed and debated from time immemorial, the concept of personal liberty went without codification until the 1859 publication of "On Liberty." John Stuart Mill's complete and resolute dedication to the cause of freedom inspired this treatise, an enduring work through which the concept remains wel..
#1 New York Times Bestseller - A historian of fascism offers a guide for surviving and resisting America's turn towards authoritarianism.The Founding Fathers tried to protect us from the threat they knew, the tyranny that overcame ancient democracy. Today, our political order faces new threats,..
Socialism 101 is a comprehensive and accessible guide to the historical and modern applications of socialism.In today's political climate, more and more presidential candidates are espousing socialist-or democratic socialist-policies. Once associated with oppression, socialism is now a current top..
Brilliant and engagingly written, Why Nations Fail answers
the question that has stumped the experts for centuries: Why are some
nations rich and others poor, divided by wealth and poverty, health and
sickness, food and famine? Is it culture, the weather, geography? Perhaps ignorance of what t..
The United States' approach to China since the Communist regime in Beijing began the period of reform and opening in the 1980s was based on a promise that trade and engagement with China would result in a peaceful, democratic state.Forty years later the hope of producing a benign People's Republ..
In his most ambitious work to date, Thomas L. Friedman shows that we _x000D_
have entered an age of dizzying acceleration--and explains how to live _x000D_
in it. How the world went from flat to fast--and how to cope with an era_x000D_
in which technology, globalization, the climate, and nations' d..
A Financial Times Best Book of 2017“A shrewd and knowing book.” —Robert D. Kaplan, The Wall Street Journal“A compelling and impressive read.” —The Economist“Skillfully crafted and well-argued.” —Jeffrey Wasserstrom, Financial Times“An excellent modern history. . . . provides the context ..
New York Times bestseller The former Director of National Intelligence's candid and compelling account of the intelligence community's successes--and failures--in facing some of the greatest threats to America When he stepped down in January 2017 as the fourth United States director of national inte..
From the Pulitzer Prize-winning critic comes an impassioned critique of America's retreat from reason We live in a time when the very idea of objective truth is mocked and discounted by the occupants of the White House. Discredited conspiracy theories and ideologies have resurfaced, proven science i..
ONE OF THE ECONOMIST'S BOOKS OF THE YEAR A candid narrative of how and _x000D_
why the Arab Spring sparked, then failed, and the truth about America's _x000D_
role in that failure and the subsequent military coup that put Sisi in _x000D_
power--from the Middle East correspondent of the New York Time..
Michael Wolff, author of the bombshell bestseller Fire and Fury, once again takes us inside the Trump presidency to reveal a White House under siege. With Fire and Fury, Michael Wolff defined the first phase of the Trump administration; now, in Siege, he has written an equally essential and exp..
When FIFA awarded the tiny desert state of Qatar the rights to host the 2022 World Cup, the news was greeted with disbelief and allegations of corruption. How had a country with almost no football infrastructure or tradition, a high terror risk and searing summer temperatures of 50C beaten more esta..
A timely and essential book from the CBS correspondent who has led their_x000D_
coverage of Russia election interference and the FBI _x000D_
counterintelligence investigation into whether the Trump Campaign _x000D_
coordinated with the Russians._x000D_
Based around a compilation of his popular Schumpeter columns, Adrian Wooldridge takes a look at the forces that are disrupting today's fast-moving business world. The disruption has many causes: the internet's rapid spread; the challenge from emerging markets in innovation and manufacturing; clever ..
The 1955 Asia-Africa conference (the ""Bandung Conference"") was a meeting of 29 Asian and African nations that sought to draw on Asian and African nationalism and religious traditions to forge a new international order that was neither communist nor capitalist, and led six years later to the non-al..
A vital, necessary playbook for navigating and defending free speech today by the CEO of PEN America, Dare To Speak provides a pathway for promoting free expression while also cultivating a more inclusive public culture.Online trolls and fascist chat groups. Controversies over campus lectures. C..