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Losing Our Way
Losing Our Way
Written by Bob Herbert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385528238
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Losing Our Way
An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
Written by Bob Herbert


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $27.95

From longtime New York Times columnist Bob Herbert comes a wrenching portrayal of ordinary Americans struggling for survival in a nation that has lost its way

In his eighteen years as an opinion columnist for The New York Times, Herbert championed the working poor and the middle class. After filing his last column... Read more >
Losing Our Way
Losing Our Way
Written by Bob Herbert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385535892
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Losing Our Way
An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
Written by Bob Herbert


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $14.99

From longtime New York Times columnist Bob Herbert comes a wrenching portrayal of ordinary Americans struggling for survival in a nation that has lost its way

In his eighteen years as an opinion columnist for The New York Times, Herbert championed the working poor and the middle class. After filing his last column... Read more >
Losing Our Way
Losing Our Way
Written by Bob Herbert, Read by Bob Herbert
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804193559
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Losing Our Way
An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
Written by Bob Herbert
Read by Bob Herbert


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $35.00

From longtime New York Times columnist Bob Herbert comes a wrenching portrayal of ordinary Americans struggling for survival in a nation that has lost its way

In his eighteen years as an opinion columnist for The New York Times, Herbert championed the working poor and the middle class. After filing his last column... Read more >
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Losing Our Way
Losing Our Way
Written by Bob Herbert, Read by Bob Herbert
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804193566
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Losing Our Way
An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
Written by Bob Herbert
Read by Bob Herbert


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $17.50

From longtime New York Times columnist Bob Herbert comes a wrenching portrayal of ordinary Americans struggling for survival in a nation that has lost its way

In his eighteen years as an opinion columnist for The New York Times, Herbert championed the working poor and the middle class. After filing his last column... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
American Hunger
American Hunger
Written by Eli Saslow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101873892
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American Hunger
The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Washington Post Series
Written by Eli Saslow


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $1.99

An eBook short.

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting

In this Pulitzer Prize-winning collection, Washington Post reporter Eli Saslow traveled across the country over the course of a year—from Florida and Texas to Rhode Island and Tennessee—to examine the personal and political implications and repercussions of America's growing food stamp program.
 
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Catastrophic Care
Catastrophic Care
Written by David Goldhill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345802736
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Catastrophic Care
Why Everything We Think We Know about Health Care Is Wrong
Written by David Goldhill


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $16.95

In 2007 David Goldhill’s father died from infections acquired in a well-regarded New York hospital. The bill, for several hundred thousand dollars, was paid by Medicare. Angered, Goldhill became determined to understand how it was possible that well-trained personnel equipped with world-class technologies could be responsible for such inexcusable carelessness—and how...

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City Trenches
City Trenches
Written by Ira Katznelson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833402
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City Trenches

Written by Ira Katznelson


Format: eBook, 289 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2013
Price: $16.99

The urban crisis of the 1960s revived a dormant social activism whose protagonists placed their hoped for radical change and political effectiveness in community action. Ironically, the insurgents chose the local community as their terrain for a political battle that in reality involved a few strictly local issues. They failed to...

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For Discrimination
For Discrimination
Written by Randall Kennedy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907370
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For Discrimination
Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law
Written by Randall Kennedy


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $25.95

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding Fisher v. University of Texas, For Discrimination is at once the definitive reckoning with one of America’s most explosively contentious and divisive issues and a principled work of advocacy for clearly defined justice.
 
What precisely is affirmative action, and why is...

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For Discrimination
For Discrimination
Written by Randall Kennedy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907387
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For Discrimination
Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law
Written by Randall Kennedy


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $13.99

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding Fisher v. University of Texas, For Discrimination is at once the definitive reckoning with one of America’s most explosively contentious and divisive issues and a principled work of advocacy for clearly defined justice.
 
What precisely is affirmative action, and why is...

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God Believes in Love
God Believes in Love
Written by Gene Robinson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307948090
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God Believes in Love
Straight Talk About Gay Marriage
Written by Gene Robinson


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $15.00

From the IX Bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire in the Episcopal Church, the first openly gay person elected  to the episcopate and the world’s leading religious spokesperson for gay rights and gay marriage—a groundbreaking book that persuasively makes the case for same-sex marriage using a commonsense, reasoned, religious argument.

Robinson...

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Told You So
Told You So
Written by Ralph Nader, Introduction by Jim Hightower
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804749
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Told You So
The Big Book of Weekly Columns
Written by Ralph Nader
Introduction by Jim Hightower


Format: Trade Paperback, 540 pages
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $29.95

“What sets Ralph Nader apart is that he has moved beyond social criticism to effective political action.”The New York Times

"Nader is at his polemical best inveighing against specific issues from the skyrocketing costs of college education to the Keystone XL pipeline to new traffic safety concerns that harken back to his... Read more >
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Told You So
The Big Book of Weekly Columns
Written by Ralph Nader
Introduction by Jim Hightower


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $29.95

“What sets Ralph Nader apart is that he has moved beyond social criticism to effective political action.”
The New York Times 

The column is the most natural literary form for a citizen’s advocate, and Ralph Nader may be its most robust and forceful practitioner. The Big Book of Ralph Nader Columns presents a... Read more >
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Catastrophic Care
Catastrophic Care
Written by David Goldhill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307961549
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Catastrophic Care
How American Health Care Killed My Father--and How We Can Fix It
Written by David Goldhill


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $25.95

A visionary investigation that will change the way we think about health care: how and why it is failing, why expanding coverage will actually make things worse, and how our health care can be transformed into a transparent, affordable, successful system.
In 2007, David Goldhill’s father died from infections acquired in a...

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Catastrophic Care
Catastrophic Care
Written by David Goldhill
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961556
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Catastrophic Care
How American Health Care Killed My Father--and How We Can Fix It
Written by David Goldhill


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $12.99

A visionary investigation that will change the way we think about health care: how and why it is failing, why expanding coverage will actually make things worse, and how our health care can be transformed into a transparent, affordable, successful system.
In 2007, David Goldhill’s father died from infections acquired in a...

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Catastrophic Care
Catastrophic Care
Written by David Goldhill, Read by Dean Sluyter
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385364027
Our Price: $22.50

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Catastrophic Care
How American Health Care Killed My Father--and How We Can Fix It
Written by David Goldhill
Read by Dean Sluyter


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $22.50

A visionary investigation that will change the way we think about health care: how and why it is failing, why expanding coverage will actually make things worse, and how our health care can be transformed into a transparent, affordable, successful system.
In 2007, David Goldhill’s father died from infections acquired in a...

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God Believes in Love
God Believes in Love
Written by Gene Robinson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961754
Our Price: $11.99
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God Believes in Love
Straight Talk About Gay Marriage
Written by Gene Robinson


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

From the Bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire in the Episcopal Church, the first openly gay person elected (in 2003) to the historic episcopate and the world's leading religious spokesperson for gay rights and gay marriage—a groundbreaking book that lovingly and persuasively makes the case for same-sex marriage using a... Read more >
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Irregular Army
Irregular Army
Written by Matt Kennard
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844678808
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Irregular Army
How the US Military Recruited Neo-Nazis, Gang Members, and Criminals to Fight the War on Terror
Written by Matt Kennard


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2012
Price: $26.95

Since the launch of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars—now the longest wars in American history—the US military has struggled to recruit troops. It has responded, as Matt Kennard’s explosive investigative report makes clear, by opening its doors to neo-Nazis, white supremacists, gang members, criminals of all stripes, the overweight, and the... Read more >
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Irregular Army
How the US Military Recruited Neo-Nazis, Gang Members, and Criminals to Fight the War on Terror
Written by Matt Kennard


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 17, 2012
Price: $24.95

Since the launch of the Afghanistan and Iraq wars—now the longest wars in American history—the US military has struggled to recruit troops. It has responded, as Matt Kennard’s explosive investigative report makes clear, by opening its doors to neo-Nazis, white supremacists, gang members, criminals of all stripes, the overweight, and the... Read more >
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Growing Up Absurd
Growing Up Absurd
Written by Paul Goodman, Afterword by Susan Sontag, Foreword by Casey Nelson Blake
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590175811
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Growing Up Absurd
Problems of Youth in the Organized Society
Written by Paul Goodman
Afterword by Susan Sontag
Foreword by Casey Nelson Blake


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $17.95

Paul Goodman’s Growing Up Absurd was a runaway best seller when it was first published in 1960, and it became one of the defining texts of the New Left. Goodman was a writer and thinker who broke every mold and did it brilliantly—he was a novelist, poet, and a social theorist... Read more >
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Invisible Wounds of War
Invisible Wounds of War
Written by Marguerite Guzman Bouvard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616145538
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Invisible Wounds of War
Coming Home from Iraq and Afghanistan
Written by Marguerite Guzman Bouvard


Format: Trade Paperback, 245 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $18.00

There’s no real homecoming for many of our veterans returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. They may go through the motions of daily life in their hometowns, but the terrible sights and sounds of war are still fresh in their minds.

This empathic, inside look into the lives of... Read more >
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Invisible Wounds of War
Coming Home from Iraq and Afghanistan
Written by Marguerite Guzman Bouvard


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $11.99

There’s no real homecoming for many of our veterans returning from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. They may go through the motions of daily life in their hometowns, but the terrible sights and sounds of war are still fresh in their minds.

This empathic, inside look into the lives of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Growing Up Absurd
Problems of Youth in the Organized Society
Written by Paul Goodman
Afterword by Susan Sontag
Foreword by Casey Nelson Blake


Format: eBook, 312 pages
On Sale: December 13, 2011
Price: $17.95

Paul Goodman’s Growing Up Absurd was a runaway best seller when it was first published in 1960, and it became one of the defining texts of the New Left. Goodman was a writer and thinker who broke every mold and did it brilliantly—he was a novelist, poet, and a social theorist... Read more >
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Power, Politics, and Universal Health Care
The Inside Story of a Century-Long Battle
Written by Stuart Altman


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $11.99

Essential reading for every American who must navigate the US health care system.

Why was the Obama health plan so controversial and difficult to understand? In this readable, entertaining, and substantive book, Stuart Altman—internationally recognized expert in health policy and adviser to five US presidents—and fellow health care specialist David Shactman explain... Read more >
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Power, Politics, and Universal Health Care
Power, Politics, and Universal Health Care
Written by Stuart Altman and David Shactman, Foreword by John Kerry
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616144562
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Power, Politics, and Universal Health Care
The Inside Story of a Century-Long Battle
Written by Stuart Altman and David Shactman
Foreword by John Kerry


Format: Hardcover, 429 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $26.00

Essential reading for every American who must navigate the US health care system.

Why was the Obama health plan so controversial and difficult to understand? In this readable, entertaining, and substantive book, Stuart Altman—internationally recognized expert in health policy and adviser to five US presidents—and fellow health care specialist David Shactman explain... Read more >
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Playbook for Progressives
Playbook for Progressives
Written by Eric Mann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807047354
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Playbook for Progressives
16 Qualities of the Successful Organizer
Written by Eric Mann


Format: Trade Paperback, 232 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $15.00

An organizing manifesto for the twenty-first century, Playbook for Progressives is a must-have for the activist’s tool kit. This comprehensive guide articulates pragmatically what is required in the often mystifying and rarely explained on-the-ground practice of organizing. Here, Eric Mann distills lessons he learned from over forty years as an organizer... Read more >
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