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The 5 Unanswered Questions About 9/11
What the 9/11 Commission Report Failed to Tell Us
Written by James Ridgeway


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

The 9/11 Commission Report is widely declared to be the definitive account of the most devastating attack ever to take place on American soil, but in truth the most vital questions about 9/11 have not been asked, and an ever-growing number of facts casts clouds of suspicion over the actions and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Contenders

Written by Laura Flanders, Richard Goldstein, Dean Kuipers, James Ridgeway and Eli Sanders


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $22.95

When you get beyond the spin, the campaign spending, the YouTube spots, and the paid advertisements, what did the Democratic contenders in the 2008 Presidential election stand for, really? What did Hillary Clinton learn from Nixon? What does Barack Obama have in common with Justin Timberlake? Who are the two John... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Daybreak
Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union
Written by David Swanson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

Daybreak is a thorough investigation of how Bush/Cheney altered the way American government works and deteriorated the Constitution and Bill of Rights. It includes clear plans for how we may reclaim democracy, declare our rights, and truly set out for a new America. Shocking and inspirational, Daybreak provides a clear breakdown... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Democracy Detained
Secret Unconstitutional Practices in the U.S. War on Terror
Written by Barbara Olshansky
Introduction by Nat Hentoff


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

Democracy Detained exposes the deplorable secret crimes committed by the Bush administration in their war on terror. Prominent legal activist Barbara Olshansky documents the assault on our constitutional democracy since 9/11, meticulously analyzing the unlawful justifications made by the U.S. government for covert actions at home and abroad. She reports on... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Full Spectrum Dominance
U.S. Power in Iraq and Beyond
Written by Rahul Mahajan


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

In this compelling big-picture assessment of the U.S. war on Iraq, Mahajan combines his experience as an anti–Iraq sanctions activist with a keen analysis of U.S. foreign policy in the post–Cold War era to provide the analysis that has been overlooked in the mainstream debate. Situating Iraq within the larger context... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Global Governance
The Battle over Planetary Power
Written by Kristin Dawkins


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

In Global Governance, policy analyst Kristin Dawkins offers a refreshingly hopeful and astute roadmap towards a democratic future, framing the respective roles and accomplishments of corporations, governments, and citizen activists in light of the day-to-day needs of communities around the world. Written with an eye to the realities of power, Global... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Hidden History of 9/11

Edited by Paul Zarembka


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

How much insider trading occurred in the days leading up to 9-11? How compromised is the evidence against alleged hijackers? Why were there no military interceptions? To what extent does the testimony of more than five hundred firefighters differ from official reports of what happened at the World Trade Center buildings... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Homeland

Written by Dale Maharidge
Photographed by Michael Williamson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

Homeland is Pulitzer Prize winning author Maharidge's biggest and most ambitious book yet, weaving together the disparate and contradictory strands of contemporary American society-common decency alongside race rage, the range of dissenting voices, and the roots of discontent that defy political affiliation. Here are American families who can no longer pay... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
In Pursuit of Justice
Collected Writings 2000-2003
Written by Ralph Nader


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

Ralph Nader is one of America’s most controversial—and uncompromising— public figures. He is a man on a mission who believes that taking on the powers that be involves more than just talking about it—it also means taking action. From car safety in the 1960s to opposition to the World Trade Organization... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Information War
American Propaganda, Free Speech and Opinion Control Since 9-11
Written by Nancy Snow
Foreword by Greg Palast


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

In Information War, former United States Information Agency employee Nancy Snow describes how U.S. propaganda efforts and covert operations are expanding more rapidly today than at any other time in U.S. history, as the Bush administration attempts to increase U.S. dominance by curbing dissent and controlling opinion. Snow lays out the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Insurgent Iraq
Al Zarqawi and the New Generation
Written by Loretta Napoleoni
Foreword by Jason Burke and Nick Fielding


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $15.95

An unparalleled look into the Iraqi insurgency and the multitude of forces that continue to shape it, Insurgent Iraq: Al-Zarqawi and the New Generation presents a chilling account of the regrouping of terror networks, and the development of an Iraqi resistance since the invasion by coalition forces over two years ago... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Iraq, Inc.
A Profitable Occupation
Written by Pratap Chatterjee


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $11.95

More than one year after the "fall of Baghdad," the reconstruction of Iraq was failing terribly. Ordinary Iraqis waited in line for basic necessities like clean water and fuel, while the number of civilians and soldiers killed escalated in tandem with the billions of U.S. tax dollars spent. In Iraq, Inc.... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Next 25 Years
The New Supreme Court and What it Means for Americans
Written by Martin Garbus


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $15.95

In The Next 25 Years, renowned First Amendment lawyer Martin Garbus examines what will be the impact of the new Supreme Court on the future of our republic. Drawing on extensive knowledge of Constitutional law and legal precedents, Garbus, one of our most astute legal historians, defrocks the executive branch’s grip... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Oh Really? Factor
Unspinning Fox News Channel's Bill O'Reilly
Written by Peter Hart and Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting
Foreword by Robert McChesney


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $8.95

Since emerging from tabloid-television infamy as the former host of Inside Edition, Bill O’Reilly has taken his brand of provocative rhetoric to the next level: from shock-TV to the No Spin Zone. Despite his outspoken support for Bush’s tax cuts and a war with Iraq, and his attacks on everything from... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Power Trip
U.S. Unilateralism and Global Strategy After September 11
Preface by Barbara Ehrenreich
Edited by John Feffer


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

A concise dissection of the new U.S. unilateralism, Power Trip is the first book-length critique of this fundamental shift in U.S. foreign policy to consolidate and extend U.S. global control. Charting the new terrain of foreign policy after September 11 and demonstrating how the Bush administration is building on the policies... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Propaganda, Inc.
Selling America's Culture to the World
Written by Nancy Snow
Foreword by Herbert I. Schiller
Introduction by Michael Parenti


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $11.95

An eye-opening overview of American cultural policy fully updated through the end of the Bush presidency, Propaganda, Inc. reveals how the United States Information Agency became a bureaucracy deeply distrustful of dissent, and one-way in its promotion of American corporate interests overseas.
Nancy Snow spent two years inside the Agency, and here... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Secret Trials and Executions
Military Tribunals and the Threat to Democracy
Written by Barbara Olshansky and Center For Constitutional Rights


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $6.95

Since the attacks of September 11th, there has been a sweeping revision of U.S. immigration laws, foreign intelligence gathering operations, and domestic law enforcement procedures. While aimed at countering terrorism and bringing to justice those individuals who are responsible for carrying out acts of terror against the U.S., many of these... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Sent by Earth
A Message from the Grandmother Spirit
Written by Alice Walker


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $5.00

Now more timely than ever, Alice Walker’s Sent By Earth reflects on the tragedy of September 11, 2001, and addresses the anger many Americans felt at the presumed perpetrator of the attack: Osama bin Laden. In powerfully reflective, nuanced, and above all heartfelt prose, Walker explores the seeds of hatred and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Silencing Political Dissent
How Post-September 11 Anti-Terrorism Measures Threaten Our Civil Liberties
Written by Nancy Chang
Foreword by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

In her groundbreaking new book, Silencing Political Dissent, constitutional expert Nancy Chang examines how the Bush administration's fight against terrorism is resulting in a disturbing erosion of First Amendment rights and increase of executive power.
Chang's compelling analysis begins with a historical review of political repression and intolerance of dissent in America... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Sun Climbs Slow
The International Criminal Court and the Struggle for Justice
Written by Erna Paris


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $21.95

In this groundbreaking investigation, Erna Paris explores the history of global justice, the politics behind America's opposition to the creation of a permanent international criminal court, and the implications for the world at large.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) is the first permanent tribunal of its kind. The mandate of the ICC... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Targeted
Homeland Security and the Business of Immigration
Written by Deepa Fernandes
Foreword by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

America has always portrayed itself as a country of immigrants, welcoming each year the millions seeking a new home or refuge in this land of plenty. Increasingly, instead of finding their dream, many encounter a nightmare—a country whose culture and legal system aggressively target and prosecute them.
In Targeted, journalist Deepa Fernandes... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Terrorism
Theirs & Ours
Written by Eqbal Ahmad
Foreword by David Barsamian


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $6.95

In 1985, President Ronald Reagan received a group of bearded turban-wearing men who looked like they came from another century. After receiving them in the White House, Reagan spoke to the press, referring to his foreign guests as "freedom fighters." These were the Afghan mujahideen. In August 1998, another American president... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Terrorism and War

Written by Howard Zinn
Edited by Anthony Arnove


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

Truth—as Zinn shows us in the interviews that make up Terrorism and War—has indeed been the first casualty of war, starting from the beginnings of American empire in the Spanish-American War. But war has many other casualties, he argues, including civil liberties on the home front and human rights abroad. In... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Umbrella of U.S. Power
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Contradictions of U.S. Policy
Written by Noam Chomsky


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $6.95

Chomsky observes the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as a "Path to a Better World," while chronicling how far off the trail the United States is with respect to actual political practice and conduct. Analysing the contradictions of U.S. power while illustrating the real progress won by... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Unraveling of the Bush Presidency

Written by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $7.95

Here, in the magisterial yet plain-spoken style of A People's History of the United States, is historian Howard Zinn's long-awaited telling of these last six years of United States history, a time when catastrophic machinations of war have dictated our foreign and domestic policy, and when voices of resistance have appeared... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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