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On the Abolition of All Political Parties

Written by Simone Weil
Contribution by Czeslaw Milosz
Translated by Simon Leys
Introduction by Simon Leys


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $14.00

An NYRB Classics Original 

Simone Weil—philosopher, activist, mystic—is one of the most uncompromising of modern spiritual masters. In “On the Abolition of All Political Parties” she challenges the foundation of the modern liberal political order, making an argument that has particular resonance today, when the apathy and anger of the people... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
All the Truth Is Out

(Available September 30, 2014)
All the Truth Is Out
Written by Matt Bai
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307273383
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
All the Truth Is Out
The Week Politics Went Tabloid
Written by Matt Bai


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.95

The former chief political correspondent for The New York Times Magazine brilliantly revisits the Gary Hart affair and looks at how it changed forever the intersection of American media and politics.

In 1987, Gary Hart-articulate, dashing, refreshingly progressive-seemed a shoo-in for the Democratic nomination for president and led George H. W. Bush comfortably in... Read more >
All the Truth Is Out
The Week Politics Went Tabloid
Written by Matt Bai


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $13.99

The former chief political correspondent for The New York Times Magazine brilliantly revisits the Gary Hart affair and looks at how it changed forever the intersection of American media and politics.

In 1987, Gary Hart-articulate, dashing, refreshingly progressive-seemed a shoo-in for the Democratic nomination for president and led George H. W. Bush comfortably in... Read more >
All the Truth Is Out

(Available September 30, 2014)
All the Truth Is Out
Written by Matt Bai, Read by Rob Shapiro
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553399851
Our Price: $35.00
 Quantity: 1 
All the Truth Is Out
The Week Politics Went Tabloid
Written by Matt Bai
Read by Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $35.00

The former chief political correspondent for The New York Times Magazine brilliantly revisits the Gary Hart affair and looks at how it changed forever the intersection of American media and politics.

In 1987, Gary Hart-articulate, dashing, refreshingly progressive-seemed a shoo-in for the Democratic nomination for president and led George H. W. Bush comfortably in... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.
All the Truth Is Out
The Week Politics Went Tabloid
Written by Matt Bai
Read by Rob Shapiro


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $20.00

The former chief political correspondent for The New York Times Magazine brilliantly revisits the Gary Hart affair and looks at how it changed forever the intersection of American media and politics.

In 1987, Gary Hart-articulate, dashing, refreshingly progressive-seemed a shoo-in for the Democratic nomination for president and led George H. W. Bush comfortably in... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
Blackballed

(Available September 30, 2014)
Blackballed
Written by Darryl Pinckney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590177693
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Blackballed
The Black Vote and US Democracy
Written by Darryl Pinckney


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $16.95

Blackballed is Darryl Pinckney’s meditation on a century and a half of participation by blacks in US electoral politics. In this combination of memoir, historical narrative, and contemporary political and social analysis, he investigates the struggle for black voting rights from Reconstruction through the civil rights movement to Barack Obama’s two... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Blackballed
The Black Vote and US Democracy
Written by Darryl Pinckney


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $16.95

Blackballed is Darryl Pinckney’s meditation on a century and a half of participation by blacks in US electoral politics. In this combination of memoir, historical narrative, and contemporary political and social analysis, he investigates the struggle for black voting rights from Reconstruction through the civil rights movement to Barack Obama’s two... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Comradely Greetings

(Available September 30, 2014)
Comradely Greetings
Written by Slavoj Zizek and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781687734
Our Price: $9.95
 Quantity: 1 
Comradely Greetings
The Prison Letters of Nadya and Slavoj
Written by Slavoj Zizek and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $9.95

In association with Philosophie Magazine

”We are the rebels asking for the storm, and believing that truth is only to be found in an endless search ... Two years of prison for Pussy Riot is our tribute to a destiny that gave us sharp ears, allowing us to sound the note A... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Comradely Greetings
The Prison Letters of Nadya and Slavoj
Written by Slavoj Zizek and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $9.95

In association with Philosophie Magazine

”We are the rebels asking for the storm, and believing that truth is only to be found in an endless search ... Two years of prison for Pussy Riot is our tribute to a destiny that gave us sharp ears, allowing us to sound the note A... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Dark Alliance

(Available September 30, 2014)
Dark Alliance
Written by Gary Webb, Foreword by Maxine Waters
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609806217
Our Price: $22.95
 Quantity: 1 
Dark Alliance
The CIA, the Contras, and the Cocaine Explosion
Written by Gary Webb
Foreword by Maxine Waters


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $22.95

Major Motion Picture based on Dark Alliance and starring Jeremy Renner, "Kill the Messenger," to be be released in Fall 2014

In August 1996, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Gary Webb stunned the world with a series of articles in the San Jose Mercury News reporting the results of his year-long investigation into the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Moments Politiques

(Available September 30, 2014)
Moments Politiques
Written by Jacques Ranciere, Translated by Mary Foster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805333
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
Moments Politiques

Written by Jacques Ranciere
Translated by Mary Foster


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $17.95

How do we define politics?  What is our role in the unfolding of the political?

Moments Politiques finds Jacques Rancière, the legendary French philosopher, addressing these questions in essays and interviews drawn from thirty years of passionate public discourse. Reflecting on events from the Paris uprisings of May 1968 to the near present, and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Moments Politiques

Written by Jacques Ranciere
Translated by Mary Foster


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $17.95

How do we define politics?  What is our role in the unfolding of the political?

Moments Politiques finds Jacques Rancière, the legendary French philosopher, addressing these questions in essays and interviews drawn from thirty years of passionate public discourse. Reflecting on events from the Paris uprisings of May 1968 to the near present, and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Nation to Nation

(Available September 30, 2014)
Nation to Nation
Edited by Suzan Shown Harjo, Contribution by Kevin Gover, Philip J. Deloria, Hank Adams and N. Scott Momaday
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588344786
Our Price: $40.00
 Quantity: 1 
Nation to Nation
Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations
Edited by Suzan Shown Harjo
Contribution by Kevin Gover, Philip J. Deloria, Hank Adams and N. Scott Momaday


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $40.00

Nation to Nation explores the promises, diplomacy, and betrayals involved in treaties and treaty making between the United States government and Native Nations. One side sought to own the riches of North America and the other struggled to hold on to traditional homelands and ways of life. The book reveals how... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Nation to Nation
Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations
Edited by Suzan Shown Harjo
Contribution by Kevin Gover, Philip J. Deloria, Hank Adams and N. Scott Momaday


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $40.00

Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indians explores the promises, diplomacy, and betrayals involved in treaties and treaty making between the United States government and Native Nations. One side sought to own the riches of North America and the other struggled to hold on to traditional homelands and...

Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The New Media Monopoly
A Completely Revised and Updated Edition with Seven New Chapters
Written by Ben H. Bagdikian


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.00

When the first edition of The Media Monopoly was published in 1983, critics called Ben Bagdikian's warnings about the chilling effects of corporate ownership and mass advertising on the nation's news "alarmist." Since then, the number of corporations controlling most of America's daily newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, book publishers... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
On the Abolition of All Political Parties

(Available September 30, 2014)
On the Abolition of All Political Parties
Written by Simone Weil, Contribution by Czeslaw Milosz, Translated by Simon Leys, Introduction by Simon Leys
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177815
Our Price: $14.00
 Quantity: 1 
On the Abolition of All Political Parties

Written by Simone Weil
Contribution by Czeslaw Milosz
Translated by Simon Leys
Introduction by Simon Leys


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $14.00

An NYRB Classics Original 

Simone Weil—philosopher, activist, mystic—is one of the most uncompromising of modern spiritual masters. In “On the Abolition of All Political Parties” she challenges the foundation of the modern liberal political order, making an argument that has particular resonance today, when the apathy and anger of the people... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Seven Bad Ideas

(Available September 30, 2014)
Seven Bad Ideas
Written by Jeff Madrick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307961181
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
Seven Bad Ideas
How Mainstream Economists Have Damaged America and the World
Written by Jeff Madrick


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.95

A bold indictment of some of our most accepted mainstream economic theories—why they’re wrong, and how they’ve been harming America and the world.

Budget deficits are bad. A strong dollar is good. Controlling inflation is paramount. Pay reflects greater worker skills. A deregulated free market is fair and effective. Theories like... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Seven Bad Ideas
How Mainstream Economists Have Damaged America and the World
Written by Jeff Madrick


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $13.99

A bold indictment of some of our most accepted mainstream economic theories—why they’re wrong, and how they’ve been harming America and the world.

Budget deficits are bad. A strong dollar is good. Controlling inflation is paramount. Pay reflects greater worker skills. A deregulated free market is fair and effective. Theories like... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Actuality of Communism

Written by Bruno Bosteels


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $14.95

One of the rising stars of contemporary critical theory, Bruno Bosteels discusses the new currents of thought generated by figures such as Alain Badiou, Jacques Rancière and Slavoj Žižek, who are spearheading the revival of interest in communism. Bosteels examines this resurgence of communist thought through the prism of “speculative leftism”—an... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Spirit of Terrorism

Written by Jean Baudrillard
Translated by Chris Turner


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $17.95

Baudrillard sees the power of the terrorists as lying in the symbolism of slaughter—not merely the reality of death, but in a sacrifice that challenges the whole system. Where previously the old revolutionary sought to conduct a struggle between real forces in the context of ideology and politics, the new terrorist... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Welcome to the Desert of the Real
Five Essays on September 11 and Related Dates
Written by Slavoj Zizek


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $17.95

Liberals and conservatives proclaim the end of the American holiday from history. Now the easy games are over; one should take sides. Žižek argues this is precisely the temptation to be resisted. In such moments of apparently clear choices, the real alternatives are most hidden. Welcome to the Desert of the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback and a trade paperback.
A Path Appears

(Available September 23, 2014)
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385349918
Our Price: $27.95
 Quantity: 1 
A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $27.95

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $14.99

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears

(Available September 23, 2014)
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804194549
Our Price: $28.00
 Quantity: 1 
A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $28.00

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
A Path Appears

(Available September 23, 2014)
A Path Appears
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, Read by Olivia Wilde
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385367820
Our Price: $40.00
 Quantity: 1 
A Path Appears
Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Written by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Read by Olivia Wilde


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $40.00

An essential, galvanizing narrative about making a difference here and abroad—a road map to becoming the most effective global citizens we can be.

In their number one New York Times best seller Half the Sky, husband-and-wife team Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn brought to light struggles faced by women and girls... Read more >
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