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The News: A User's Manual
The News: A User's Manual
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476838
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The News: A User's Manual

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $15.95

The News: A User’s Manual is an insightful analysis of the impact of the incessant news machine on us and our culture.
   The news is everywhere. We can’t stop constantly checking it on our computer screens, but what is this doing to our minds? We are never taught how to make sense...

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General Will 2.0
General Will 2.0
Written by Hiroki Azuma, Translated by John Person
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935654742
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General Will 2.0
Rousseau, Freud, Google
Written by Hiroki Azuma
Translated by John Person


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2014
Price: $16.95

Stay informed. Talk about the issues. Always be engaged. Liberal societies have encouraged their members to take part—or at least interest—in politics. Yet, even in developed nations where it is said to work, the democratic process as we know it routinely fails to give voice, on the one hand, and to... Read more >
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General Will 2.0
Rousseau, Freud, Google
Written by Hiroki Azuma
Translated by John Person


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

Stay informed. Talk about the issues. Always be engaged. Liberal societies have encouraged their members to take part—or at least interest—in politics. Yet, even in developed nations where it is said to work, the democratic process as we know it routinely fails to give voice, on the one hand, and to... Read more >
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Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy
Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy
Written by Gabriella Coleman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781685839
Our Price: $26.95
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Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy
The Many Faces of Anonymous
Written by Gabriella Coleman


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

Here is the ultimate book on the worldwide movement of hackers, pranksters, and activists that operates under the non-name Anonymous, by the writer the Huffington Post says “knows all of Anonymous’ deepest, darkest secrets.”

Half a dozen years ago, anthropologist Gabriella Coleman set out to study the rise of this global phenomenon... Read more >
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Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy
The Many Faces of Anonymous
Written by Gabriella Coleman


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

Here is the ultimate book on the worldwide movement of hackers, pranksters, and activists that operates under the non-name Anonymous, by the writer the Huffington Post says “knows all of Anonymous’ deepest, darkest secrets.”

Half a dozen years ago, anthropologist Gabriella Coleman set out to study the rise of this global phenomenon... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Censored 2015
Inspiring We the People; The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2013- 2014
Edited by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Foreword by Ralph Nader


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $18.95

Every year since 1976, Project Censored, our nation's oldest news-monitoring group—a university-wide project at Sonoma State University founded by Carl Jensen, directed for many years by Peter Phillips, and now under the leadership of Mickey Huff—has produced a Top-25 list of underreported news stories and a book, Censored, dedicated to the stories that ought to... Read more >
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Censored 2015
Censored 2015
Edited by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth and Project Censored, Illustrated by Khalil Bendib, Foreword by Ralph Nader
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609805654
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Censored 2015
Inspiring We the People; The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2013- 2014
Edited by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Foreword by Ralph Nader


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $18.95

Every year since 1976, Project Censored, our nation's oldest news-monitoring group—a university-wide project at Sonoma State University founded by Carl Jensen, directed for many years by Peter Phillips, and now under the leadership of Mickey Huff—has produced a Top-25 list of underreported news stories and a book, Censored, dedicated to the stories that ought to... Read more >
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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 >
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The Book of Matt
The Book of Matt
Written by Stephen Jimenez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781586422264
Our Price: $16.00
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The Book of Matt
Hidden Truths About the Murder of Matthew Shepard
Written by Stephen Jimenez


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $16.00

What role did crystal meth and other previously underreported factors play in the brutal murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard? The Book of Matt is a page-turning cautionary tale that humanizes and de-mythologizes Matthew while following the evidence where it leads, without regard to the politics that have long attended this American...

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The Age of Missing Information
The Age of Missing Information
Written by Bill McKibben
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153430
Our Price: $11.99
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The Age of Missing Information

Written by Bill McKibben


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 3, 2014
Price: $11.99

“Highly personal and original . . . McKibben goes beyond Marshall McLuhan’s theory that the medium is the message.”
——The New York Times

Imagine watching an entire day’s worth of television on every single channel. Acclaimed environmental writer and culture critic Bill McKibben subjected himself to this sensory overload in an experiment... Read more >
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Extreme Mean
Extreme Mean
Written by Paula Todd
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771084034
Our Price: $27.95
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Extreme Mean
Trolls, Bullies and Predators Online
Written by Paula Todd


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2014
Price: $27.95

From one of Canada's foremost investigative writers, a groundbreaking exposé on the motives and machinations behind cyberabuse - tormenting, trolling, harassment, cyberbullying, stalking, and sexual extortion - and the toll it is taking on children, youth, and adults around the world.
 
It seems as if each week our news broadcasts, newspaper headlines...

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Extreme Mean
Extreme Mean
Written by Paula Todd
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771084041
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Extreme Mean
Trolls, Bullies and Predators Online
Written by Paula Todd


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2014
Price: $14.99

From one of Canada's foremost investigative writers, a groundbreaking exposé on the motives and machinations behind cyberabuse - tormenting, trolling, harassment, cyberbullying, stalking, and sexual extortion - and the toll it is taking on children, youth, and adults around the world.
 
It seems as if each week our news broadcasts, newspaper headlines...

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I Do and I Don't
I Do and I Don't
Written by Jeanine Basinger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804169745
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I Do and I Don't
A History of Marriage in the Movies
Written by Jeanine Basinger


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $17.95

Here is “happily ever after”—except when things aren’t happy, and when “ever after” is abruptly terminated by divorce, tragedy . . . or even murder. With her large-hearted understanding of how movies—and audiences—work, leading film historian Jeanine Basinger traces the many ways Hollywood has tussled with the tricky subject of marriage...

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The News: A User's Manual
The News: A User's Manual
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307911728
Our Price: $13.99
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The News: A User's Manual

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $13.99

The news is everywhere. We can’t stop constantly checking it on our computer screens, but what is this doing to our minds?
 
We are never really taught how to make sense of the torrent of news we face every day, writes Alain de Botton (author of the best-selling The Architecture of Happiness)... Read more >
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The News: A User's Manual
The News: A User's Manual
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307379122
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The News: A User's Manual

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $26.95

The news is everywhere. We can’t stop constantly checking it on our computer screens, but what is this doing to our minds?
 
We are never really taught how to make sense of the torrent of news we face every day, writes Alain de Botton (author of the best-selling The Architecture of Happiness)... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Loudest Voice in the Room
The Loudest Voice in the Room
Written by Gabriel Sherman, Read by Erik Singer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804194181
Our Price: $25.00

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The Loudest Voice in the Room
How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country
Written by Gabriel Sherman
Read by Erik Singer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 16, 2014
Price: $25.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR

A deeply reported journey inside the secretive world of Fox News and the life of its combative, visionary founder.

 
When Rupert Murdoch enlisted Roger Ailes to launch a cable news network in 1996, American politics... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Loudest Voice in the Room
The Loudest Voice in the Room
Written by Gabriel Sherman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644095
Our Price: $14.99
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The Loudest Voice in the Room
How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country
Written by Gabriel Sherman


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $14.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR

A deeply reported journey inside the secretive world of Fox News and the life of its combative, visionary founder.

 
When Rupert Murdoch enlisted Roger Ailes to launch a cable news network in 1996, American politics... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a hardcover.
The Loudest Voice in the Room
The Loudest Voice in the Room
Written by Gabriel Sherman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812992854
Our Price: $28.00
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The Loudest Voice in the Room
How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country
Written by Gabriel Sherman


Format: Hardcover, 560 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $28.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR

A deeply reported journey inside the secretive world of Fox News and the life of its combative, visionary founder.

 
When Rupert Murdoch enlisted Roger Ailes to launch a cable news network in 1996, American politics... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
Screened Out
Screened Out
Written by Jean Baudrillard, Translated by Chris Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681558
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Screened Out

Written by Jean Baudrillard
Translated by Chris Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $17.95

‘Watching the president’s Christmas message produces this necropolar, white-mass sensation. Seeing the video broadcast of the Christmas service in the cathedral itself, with these pathetic screens and the young worshippers slumped around them here and there, you tell yourself that God and religion deserved better. Deserved to die, yes, but not... Read more >
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Screened Out

Written by Jean Baudrillard
Translated by Chris Turner


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $17.95

‘Watching the president’s Christmas message produces this necropolar, white-mass sensation. Seeing the video broadcast of the Christmas service in the cathedral itself, with these pathetic screens and the young worshippers slumped around them here and there, you tell yourself that God and religion deserved better. Deserved to die, yes, but not... Read more >
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Black Code
Black Code
Written by Ronald J. Deibert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771025358
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Black Code
Surveillance, Privacy, and the Dark Side of the Internet
Written by Ronald J. Deibert


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $17.95

Cyberspace is all around us. We depend on it for everything we do. We have reengineered our business, governance, and social relations around a planetary network unlike any before it. But there are dangers looming, and malign forces are threatening to transform this extraordinary domain.

In Black Code, Ronald J. Deibert, a...

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Fanpire
Fanpire
Written by Tanya Erzen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807006399
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Fanpire
The Twilight Saga and the Women Who Love it
Written by Tanya Erzen


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $18.00

An author immerses herself in the frenzied fandom of Twilight, the young-adult vampire romance series that has captivated women of all ages
 
Twilight, Stephenie Meyer’s young-adult vampire romance series, has captivated women of all ages, from teenagers who swoon over the film adaptations to college-educated women who devour the novels as a... Read more >
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Censored 2014
Censored 2014
Edited by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth and Project Censored, Illustrated by Khalil Bendib, Foreword by Sarah Van Gelder
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804947
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Censored 2014
Fearless Speech in Fateful Times; The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2012-13
Edited by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Foreword by Sarah Van Gelder


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $19.95

Truthout’s Progressive Pick of the Week

Ralph Nader’s 10 Books to Provoke Conversation in 2014


Every year since 1976, Project Censored, our nation's oldest news-monitoring group--a university-wide project at Sonoma State University founded by Carl Jensen, directed for many years by Peter Phillips, and now under the leadership of Mickey Huff--has produced... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Censored 2014
Fearless Speech in Fateful Times; The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2012-13
Edited by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Foreword by Sarah Van Gelder


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $19.95

Truthout’s Progressive Pick of the Week

Ralph Nader’s 10 Books to Provoke Conversation in 2014


Every year since 1976, Project Censored, our nation's oldest news-monitoring group--a university-wide project at Sonoma State University founded by Carl Jensen, directed for many years by Peter Phillips, and now under the leadership of Mickey Huff--has produced... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Informing the News
Informing the News
Written by Thomas E. Patterson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806604
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Informing the News
The Need for Knowledge-Based Journalism
Written by Thomas E. Patterson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $15.00

As the journalist Walter Lippmann noted nearly a century ago, democracy falters “if there is no steady supply of trustworthy and relevant news.” Today’s journalists are not providing it. Too often, reporters give equal weight to facts and biased opinion, stir up small controversies, and substitute infotainment for real news. Even...

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