| Expulsions (18264)|
In her new book, Expulsions, Columbia University sociology professor Saskia Sassen offers a chilling analysis of the dynamics shaping the global economy – including income inequality, expanding populations of the displaced, and accelerating destruction of society.
Soaring income inequality and un...
| Extreme Prejudice (2744)|
The Terrifying Story of the Patriot ACT and the Cover Ups of 9/11 and Iraq: The Ultimate Conspiracy to Silence Truth
By Susan Lindauer, a former CIA agent who was on the inside and processed the facts before 911.
It's true, Saddam Hussain did have chemical weapons, he acquired those from the US...
| Vagina: A Cultural History (2920)|
A New Biography
By Naomi Wolf
An astonishing new work that radically changes how we think about, talk about and understand the vagina - and consequently how we think about women and sexuality - from Naomi Wolf, one of our most respected cultural critics and author of the modern classic, The Beau...
| The Untold History of the United States (1246)|
"This is not history for history's sake, however - this is the history of our present and future, long beyond cold war, into war on terror, war on drugs". (Ed Vulliamy, "Guardian"). "The Untold History of the United States" is filmmaker Oliver Stone and historian Peter Kuznick's riveting landmark ac...
| 1984 (4581)|
By George Orwell,
In a world where cheap entertainment keeps the proles ignorant but content, where a war without end is always fought and the government is always watching, can Winston possibly hold onto what he feels inside? Or will he renounce everything, accept the Party's reality and learn t...
| A People's History of the United States (1767)|
By Howard Zinn
His book covers American history, warts and all. The population of the USA pre colonisation was about 15 million, post colonisation, 250 thousand.
"It’s true that people have asked that question again and again. You know, should we tell kids that Columbus, whom they have been to...
| After the Arab Spring (2314)|
How Islamists Hijacked the Middle East Revolts
By John R. Bradley
Introduction An Arab Spring? Tunisia's Secularism Goes up in Smoke The Muslim Brotherhood and Egypt's Revolution Dictatorship, Democracy and Radical Islam Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Bahrain Tribal Terror: The Disintegration of Yemen ...
| Blowback (3851)|
The Costs and Consequences of American Empire by Chalmers Johnson.
The new edition of the author's insightful and often troubling analysis of American foreign policy focuses on the unintended negative consequences of American actions abroad, from forced globalism to environmental disasters, in an...
| Deal with the Devil (2325)|
The FBI's Secret Thirty-Year Relationship with a Mafia Killer.
By Peter Lance
Discover how the FBI gets away with murder and in one case which aligns with Gregory Scarpa, a peacock dresser, he carried a wad of $5,000 in cash at all times. Drug lords and killers in league with the FBI.
| Democracy At Work (5171)|
Workers' Self-Directed Enterprises
By Richard Wolff
The world is undergoing vast social, economic and political transformations. From the Arab Spring to the Occupy movement, it is clear that people are seeking out new forms of democracy. A new historical vista is opening before us. Democracy at ...
| Fighting to Choose (5418)|
The Abortion Rights Struggle in New Zealand By Alison McCulloch
Fighting to Choose chronicles one of the most important yet neglected chapters in New Zealand's recent political history. More than thirty-five years ago, at the height of the second wave of feminism, New Zealand passed a conservativ...
| Forbidden Archeology (1648)|
Over the past centuries, researchers have found bones and articrafts showing that people like ourselves existed on earth millions years ago. But the scientific establishment has suppressed, ignored or forgotten these remarkable facts. Why? Because they contradict dominant views of human origins and ...
| George Orwell - A Life in Letters (4551)|
By George Orwell
Personal as well as political, Orwell's letters offer a fascinating window into the mind of a phenomenal man. We are privy to snatched glimpses of his family life: his son Richard's developing teeth, the death of his wife Eileen, and his own illness. Candid portraits of Barcelona...
| Getting Away with Torture (2562)|
That American forces should torture prisoners in their 'war' on terror is disturbing, but more shocking still is that the highest officials of the Bush-Cheney administration planned, authorized, encouraged and concealed these war crimes. Most Americans are now embarrassed by reports of CIA kidnappin...
| Green is the New Red (3177)|
The Journey from Activist to "ECO-Terrorist
By Will Potter
At a time when everyone is going green, most people are unaware that the FBI is using anti-terrorism resources to target environmentalists. Here is a guided tour into an underground world of radical activism and an introduction to...
| Pedagogy of the Oppressed (5187)|
Banned in some US States, the methodology of the late Paulo Freire, once considered such a threat to the established order that he was "invited" to leave his native Brazil, has helped to empower countless impoverished and illiterate people throughout the world. Freire's work has taken on special urg...
| Roe v. Wade (5348)|
The Abortion Rights Controversy in American History (Landmark Law Cases and American Society)
By N. E. H. Hull, Peter Charles Hoffer.
Roe v. Wade is a right to abortion debate that reached the US Supreme Court on appeal in 1970.
| Sacred Rights (5436)|
The Case for Contraception and Abortion in World Religions Edited By Daniel C. Maguire.
| Saharasia (2796)|
The 4000 BCE Origins of Child Abuse, Sex-repression, Warfare and Social Violence, In the Deserts of the Old World. Evidence for a Worldwide, Climate-Linked Geographical Pattern in Human Behaviour
By James DeMeo, Ph.D.
Ancient humans were peaceful - modern violence is avoidable. That's the...
| State Is Out of Date (17441)|
We Can Do It Better
By Gregory Sams
sures us that politics is not the primary game in town, though it may sometimes look like the only one. This is a book for anyone who wonders why politics isn't working and what would. "Chaos theory" offers an alt
| The Body Economic (3954)|
By Why Austerity Kills
By David Stuckler & Sanjay Basu
Politicians have talked endlessly about the seismic economic and social impacts of the recent financial crisis, but many continue to ignore its disastrous effects on human health--and have even exacerbated them, by adopting harsh austerity m...
| The Constitution Under Siege (2499)|
Presidential Power Versus the Rule of Law
By Christopher H Pyle
The Constitution Under Siege is a provocative teaching instrument that uses law, history, and politics to test what the law arguably ''is'' against assertions of what it ''ought'' to be. It examines the questionable impulses of pres...
| The Ethics of Abortion (5461)|
Women's Rights, Human Life, and the Question of Justice (Routledge Annals of Bioethics) By Christopher Kaczor
Appealing to reason rather than religious belief, this book is the most comprehensive case against the choice of abortion yet published. The Ethics of Abortion critically evaluates all th...
| The Forbidden Archeologist: (2693)|
The Atlantis Rising Columns of Michael A. Cremo.
Michael Cremo is an international authority and speaker on archeological anomalies and extreme human antiquity. A best selling author and research associate of the Bhaktivedanta Institute, he specializes in the history and philosophy of science. He...
| The Foundations of Modern Terrorism (2390)|
State, Society and the Dynamics of Political Violence
By Martin A. Miller
Why is it that terrorism has become such a central factor in our lives despite all the efforts to eradicate it? Ranging from early modern Europe to the contemporary Middle East, Martin Miller reveals the foundations of mod...
| The Life and Death of Democracy (2288)|
John Keane's The Life and Death of Democracy will inspire and shock its readers. Presenting the first grand history of democracy for well over a century, it poses along the way some tough and timely questions: can we really be sure that democracy had its origins in ancient Greece? How did democratic...
| The Rise of the Fourth Reich (2029)|
Throw out everything you think you know about history. Close the approved textbooks, turn off the corporate mass media, and whatever you do, don't believe anything you hear from the government. The Rise of the Fourth Reich reveals the truth about American power.
In this explosive expose, the legend...
| The Savior Generals (1690)|
How Five Great Commanders Saved Wars That Were Lost: From Ancient Greece to Iraq.
tirring portraits of five military commanders (Themistocles of ancient Athens, the Byzantine general Belisarius, William Tecumseh Sherman, Matthew Ridgway, and David Petraeus), warriors whose dynamic leadership chan...
| The Sources of Social Power (2268)|
Volume 2, The Rise of Classes and Nation-States, 1760-1914
By Michael Mann
Distinguishing four sources of power in human societies - ideological, economic, military and political - The Sources of Social Power traces their interrelations throughout human history. This second volume deals with pow...
| Vanished Kingdoms (1136)|
The History of Half-Forgotten Europe
By Norman Davies
Europe's history is littered with kingdoms, duchies, empires and republics which have now disappeared but which were once fixtures on the map of their age. What happened to the once-great Mediterranean 'Empire of Aragon'? Where did the half-f...