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The Ones We've Been Waiting For: How a New Generation of Leaders Will Transform America

Charlotte Alter · Viking
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

An optimistic look at the future of American leadership by a brilliant young reporter

A new generation is stepping up. There are now twenty-six millennials in Congress--a fivefold increase gained in the 2018 midterms alone. They are governing Midwestern cities and college towns,...
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Tied Up in Knots: How Getting What They Wanted Has Made Women Miserable

Andrea Tantaros · Harpercollins, 2015.
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

In this lively contrarian romp through the American cultural landscape, Andrea Tantaros argues that the swapping of gender roles has had a drastic effect on relationships, families, the boardroom, the bedroom, and beyond.

Women today have more choices and options than ever. So why are they...

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House practice : a guide to the rules, precedents, and procedures of the House

Charles W Johnson, III · U.S. Government Publishing Office
Pages: 1055

Published by the Parliamentarian of the House of Representatives. Contains the parliamentary precedents of the United States House of Representatives.

The compilation of the parliamentary precedents of the House is as important as any other function of the Office of the Parliamentarian....

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Shakespeare in a Divided America: What His Plays Tell Us About Our Past and Future

James Shapiro · Penguin Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From leading scholar James Shapiro, a timely exploration of what Shakespeare's plays reveal about our divided land, from Revolutionary times to the present day

Read at school by almost every student, staged in theaters across the land, and long highly valued by both conservatives...
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The View from Flyover Country: Dispatches from the Forgotten America

Sarah Kendzior · Flatiron Books
Pages: 239
Format: Paperback


From the St. Louis-based journalist often credited with first predicting Donald Trump's presidential victory.

"A collection of sharp-edged, humanistic pieces about the American heartland...Passionate pieces that repeatedly assail...

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Start Here: A Road Map to Reducing Mass Incarceration

Greg Berman · The New Press
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

A bold agenda for criminal justice reform based on equal parts pragmatism and idealism, from the visionary director of the Center for Court Innovation, a leader of the reform movement

Everyone knows that the United States leads the world in incarceration, and that our political...

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In Deep: The FBI, the CIA, and the Truth about America's "Deep State"

David Rohde · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist's eye-opening investigation of the so-called deep state.A recent poll found that 74 percent of Americans believe that a group of unelected government and military officials is secretly manipulating or directing national policy. But does an American...
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Grace Will Lead Us Home: The Charleston Church Massacre and the Hard, Inspiring Journey to Forgiveness

Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A deeply moving work of narrative nonfiction on the tragic shootings at the Mother Emanuel AME church in Charleston, South Carolina.

On June 17, 2015, twelve members of the historically black Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina welcomed a young white man to their evening...

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How to Be an Antiracist

Ibram X. Kendi · One World
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * From the National Book Award-winning author of Stamped from the Beginning comes a "groundbreaking" (Time) approach to understanding and uprooting racism and inequality in our society...
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