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Fight the Right
A Manual for Surviving the Coming Conservative Apocalypse
Written by Warren Kinsella


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $15.99

Everywhere you look, these days, Conservatives are winning elections. No matter where you look, the story is the same: white, angry men on the Right are winning power. The Left, meanwhile, is divided and dispirited, and rapidly losing ground. Fight the Right is a handbook on how to survive the nasty... Read more >
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The Age of Austerity
The Age of Austerity
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307946454
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The Age of Austerity
How Scarcity Will Remake American Politics
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $15.95

One of our most prescient political observers provides a sobering account of how pitched battles over scarce resources will increasingly define American politics in the coming years—and how we might avoid, or at least mitigate, the damage from these ideological and economic battles.
 
In a matter of just three years, a bitter... Read more >
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Real Common Sense
Real Common Sense
Written by Brian Kahn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804077
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Real Common Sense
Using Our Founding Values to Reclaim Our Nation for the 99%
Written by Brian Kahn


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $14.95

Real Common Sense insists that America, plagued with consumerism and private interests, has strayed from its Founding principles and the vision for America of our forefathers. Brian Kahn exposes the deceptions of the extreme Right and reminds us of the real Tom Paine who would be baffled to have "inspired" this... Read more >
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Real Common Sense
Using Our Founding Values to Reclaim Our Nation for the 99%
Written by Brian Kahn


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $14.95

America's extreme Right falsely claims the Founding Fathers as allies for their radical agenda. Pundit Glenn Beck has gone so far as to use the title of Tom Paine’s famous 1776 pamphlet Common Sense for his own book—a book that attacks the political, social and economic rights which Paine and the... Read more >
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The Gospel According to the Fix
The Gospel According to the Fix
Written by Chris Cillizza
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307987105
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The Gospel According to the Fix
An Insider's Guide to a Less than Holy World of Politics
Written by Chris Cillizza


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $9.99

A divine guide to deciphering the sinful world of American politics, from the author of the Washington Post's The Fix

The political world is full of acronyms, shortcuts, and lingoes that stand as a barrier to entry for anyone not in the business. The onset of social media has only made that... Read more >
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The Gospel According to the Fix
The Gospel According to the Fix
Written by Chris Cillizza
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307987099
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The Gospel According to the Fix
An Insider's Guide to a Less than Holy World of Politics
Written by Chris Cillizza


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $11.99

A divine guide to deciphering the sinful world of American politics, from the author of the Washington Post's The Fix

The political world is full of acronyms, shortcuts, and lingoes that stand as a barrier to entry for anyone not in the business. The onset of social media has only made that... Read more >
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Bizarre Politics
The Audacity, Stupidity, Incompetence, and General Idiocy of our Leaders . . . Unfortunately!
Written by Joe Rhatigan


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $6.99

Pizza kings, mama bears, fake PAC ads, and obscene tweets: Today's politics seem to have grown crazier--and more contentious--than ever. But is it really any weirder now than it ever was? In a world filled with corruption, lies, and illicit affairs, where the news regularly serves up politicians' gaffes, crimes, and... Read more >
The Book of Obama
From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt
Written by Ted Rall


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $14.95

How did a charismatic young president elected in an atmosphere of optimism and expectation lead the United States to the brink of revolution? From a chance encounter in the early 1980s to the Democratic primaries of 2007-08, syndicated columnist and political cartoonist Ted Rall was one of the first to size... Read more >
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Twilight of the Elites
Twilight of the Elites
Written by Christopher Hayes, Read by Christopher Hayes
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449010068
Our Price: $22.50

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Twilight of the Elites
America After Meritocracy
Written by Christopher Hayes
Read by Christopher Hayes


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $22.50

A powerful and original argument that traces the roots of our present crisis of authority to an unlikely source: the meritocracy.
 
   Over the past decade, Americans watched in bafflement and rage as one institution after another –  from Wall Street to Congress, the Catholic Church to corporate America, even Major League Baseball... Read more >
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Twilight of the Elites
Twilight of the Elites
Written by Christopher Hayes
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307720474
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Twilight of the Elites
America After Meritocracy
Written by Christopher Hayes


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $11.99

A powerful and original argument that traces the roots of our present crisis of authority to an unlikely source: the meritocracy.
 
   Over the past decade, Americans watched in bafflement and rage as one institution after another –  from Wall Street to Congress, the Catholic Church to corporate America, even Major League Baseball... Read more >
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The Book of Obama
The Book of Obama
Written by Ted Rall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804503
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The Book of Obama
From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt
Written by Ted Rall


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $14.95

How did a charismatic young president elected in an atmosphere of optimism and expectation lead the United States to the brink of revolution? From a chance encounter in the early 1980s to the Democratic primaries of 2007-08, syndicated columnist and political cartoonist Ted Rall was one of the first to size...

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Drift
Drift
Written by Rachel Maddow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307461001
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Drift
The Unmooring of American Military Power
Written by Rachel Maddow


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $11.99

The #1 New York Times bestseller that charts America’s dangerous drift into a state of perpetual war.

Written with bracing wit and intelligence, Rachel Maddow's Drift argues that we've drifted away from America's original ideals and become a nation weirdly at peace with perpetual war. To understand how we've arrived at...

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Drift
Drift
Written by Rachel Maddow, Read by Rachel Maddow
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307970381
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Drift
The Unmooring of American Military Power
Written by Rachel Maddow
Read by Rachel Maddow


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $35.00

The #1 New York Times bestseller that charts America’s dangerous drift into a state of perpetual war.

"One of my favorite ideas is, never to keep an unnecessary soldier," Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1792. Neither Jefferson nor the other Found­ers could ever have envisioned the modern national security state, with its... Read more >
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Drift
Drift
Written by Rachel Maddow, Read by Rachel Maddow
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307970398
Our Price: $17.50

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Drift
The Unmooring of American Military Power
Written by Rachel Maddow
Read by Rachel Maddow


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $17.50

The #1 New York Times bestseller that charts America’s dangerous drift into a state of perpetual war.

"One of my favorite ideas is, never to keep an unnecessary soldier," Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1792. Neither Jefferson nor the other Found­ers could ever have envisioned the modern national security state, with its... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a trade paperback.
While America Sleeps
While America Sleeps
Written by Russ Feingold
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307952547
Our Price: $9.99
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While America Sleeps
A Wake-up Call for the Post-9/11 Era
Written by Russ Feingold


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $9.99

Former senator Russ Feingold looks at institutional failures, both domestic and abroad, since the 9/11 terrorist attacks and proposes steps to be taken—by the government and by individuals—to ensure that the next ten years are focused on solving the international problems that threaten America.

In While America Sleeps, Russ Feingold details our... Read more >
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The Age of Austerity
The Age of Austerity
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385535205
Our Price: $13.99
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The Age of Austerity
How Scarcity Will Remake American Politics
Written by Thomas Byrne Edsall


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $13.99

One of our most prescient political observers provides a sobering account of how pitched battles over scarce resources will increasingly define American politics in the coming years—and how we might avoid, or at least mitigate, the damage from these ideological and economic battles.
 
In a matter of just three years... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Back to Work
Back to Work
Written by Bill Clinton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307990730
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Back to Work
Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy
Written by Bill Clinton


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2011
Price: $24.00

President Bill Clinton gives us his views on the challenges facing the United States today and why government matters—presenting his ideas on restoring economic growth, job creation, financial responsibility, resolving the mortgage crisis, and pursuing a strategy to get us "back in the future business.” He explains how we got into... Read more >
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Back to Work
Back to Work
Written by Bill Clinton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307959751
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Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy
Written by Bill Clinton


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $23.95

President Bill Clinton gives us his views on the challenges facing the United States today and why government matters—presenting his ideas on restoring economic growth, job creation, financial responsibility, resolving the mortgage crisis, and pursuing a strategy to get us "back in the future business.” He explains how we got into... Read more >
Back to Work
Back to Work
Written by Bill Clinton
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ISBN: 9780307959768
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Back to Work
Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy
Written by Bill Clinton


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $13.99

“I wrote this book because I love my country and I'm concerned about our future,” writes Bill Clinton. “As I often said when I first ran for President in 1992, America at its core is an idea—the idea that no matter who you are or where you're from, if you work... Read more >
Back to Work
Back to Work
Written by Bill Clinton, Read by Bill Clinton
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307990709
Our Price: $15.00

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Back to Work
Why We Need Smart Government for a Strong Economy
Written by Bill Clinton
Read by Bill Clinton


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $15.00

President Bill Clinton gives us his views on the challenges facing the United States today and why government matters—presenting his ideas on restoring economic growth, job creation, financial responsibility, resolving the mortgage crisis, and pursuing a strategy to get us "back in the future business.” He explains how we got into... Read more >
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Griftopia
Griftopia
Written by Matt Taibbi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385529969
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Griftopia
A Story of Bankers, Politicians, and the Most Audacious Power Grab in American History
Written by Matt Taibbi


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $16.00

A brilliantly illuminating and darkly comic tale of the ongoing financial and political crisis in America
 
The financial crisis that exploded in 2008 isn’t past but prologue. The grifter class—made up of the largest players in the financial industry and the politicians who do their bidding—has been growing in power, and the...

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The Mirage Man
The Mirage Man
Written by David Willman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345530219
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The Mirage Man
Bruce Ivins, the Anthrax Attacks, and America's Rush to War
Written by David Willman


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $13.99

For the first time, Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist David Willman tells the whole gripping story of the hunt for the anthrax killer who terrorized the country in the dark days that followed the September 11th attacks. Letters sent surreptitiously from a mailbox in New Jersey to media and political figures in New... Read more >
The Secret Mulroney Tapes
Unguarded Confessions of a Prime Minister
Written by Peter C. Newman


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 18, 2011
Price: $15.99

The Secret Mulroney Tapes is an outrageous and intimate portrait of a Canadian prime minister, as told in his own words. There has never been a political book like this, and there will almost certainly never be another.

Peter C. Newman, the author of books about John Diefenbaker, Lester B. Pearson... Read more >
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Real Common Sense
Real Common Sense
Written by Brian Kahn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609801267
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Real Common Sense

Written by Brian Kahn


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $19.95

America's extreme Right falsely claims the Founding Fathers as allies for their radical agenda. Pundit Glenn Beck has gone so far as to use the title of Tom Paine’s famous 1776 pamphlet Common Sense for his own book—a book that attacks the political, social and economic rights which Paine and the... Read more >
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Griftopia
Griftopia
Written by Matt Taibbi
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385529976
Our Price: $13.99
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Griftopia
Bubble Machines, Vampire Squids, and the Long Con That Is Breaking America
Written by Matt Taibbi


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $13.99

A brilliantly illuminating and darkly comic tale of the ongoing financial and political crisis in America
 
The financial crisis that exploded in 2008 isn’t past but prologue. The grifter class—made up of the largest players in the financial industry and the politicians who do their bidding—has been growing in power, and the...

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