Political Science

DILEMMAS OF LENIN: TERRORISM, WAR, EMPIRE, LOVE, REVOLUTION

Written by Ali, Tariq
The secret life of the man who reshaped Russia Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, leader of the October 1917 uprising, is one of the most misunderstood leaders of the twentieth century. In his own time, there were many, even among his enemies, who acknowledged the full magnitude of his intellectual and political achievements.
April 25, 2017 | Hardcover | Verso | 384 Pages |
$26.95

FREE WOMEN, FREE MEN: SEX, GENDER, FEMINISM

Written by Paglia, Camille
From the fiery intellectual provocateur-- and one of our most fearless advocates of gender equality--a brilliant, urgent essay collection that both celebrates modern feminism and challenges us to build an alliance of strong women and strong men.
March 14, 2017 | Hardcover | Pantheon Books | 352 Pages |
$26.95

HOW AMERICA LOST ITS SECRETS: EDWARD SNOWDEN, THE MAN AND THE THEFT

Written by Epstein, Edward Jay
A groundbreaking exposé that convincingly challenges the popular image of Edward Snowden as hacker turned avenging angel, while revealing how vulnerable our national security systems have become--as exciting as any political thriller, and far more important. After details of American government surveillance were published in 2013, Edward Snowden, formerly a subcontracted IT analyst for
January 17, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 368 Pages |
$27.95

RIGHTS OF MAN

Written by Wells, H G
H. G. Wells's passionate and influential manifesto--never before available in the United States--was first published in England in 1940 in response to World War II. The progressive ideas Wells set out were instrumental in the creation of the UN's Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the European Convention on Human Rights, and the UK's Human Rights Act.
March 21, 2017 | Paperback | Vintage | 176 Pages |
$10.00

DEMOCRAZY: A TRUE STORY OF WEIRD POLITICS AND FANCY FINGER FOOD

Written by Radel, Trey
How the Washington sausage really gets made: a brutally honest, outrageous memoir by former GOP congressman Trey Radel. "Radel, the former congressman busted on cocaine charges, has published a memoir that delves into the forgotten concept of shame." - Huffington Post "DEMOCRAZY is the most puckish political memoir in recent memory ...
March 28, 2017 | Hardcover | Blue Rider Press | 320 Pages |
$27.00

OPTICIAN OF LAMPEDUSA: A NOVELLA BASED ON A TRUE STORY

Written by Kirby, Emma-Jane
The only optician on the island of Lampedusa in the Mediterranean is an ordinary man in his fifties, who used to be indifferent to the fate of the thousands of refugees landing on the coast of the Italian island.
March 14, 2017 | Paperback | OR Books | 200 Pages |
$14.95

DEMOCRACY BETRAYED: THE RISE OF THE SURVEILLANCE SECURITY STATE

Written by Keller, William W
A vital and important look at the rise of a security state that is transforming the nature of our democracy In the aftermath of 9/11, in lockstep with booming technological advancements, a new and more authoritarian form of governance is supplanting liberal democracy.
January 10, 2017 | Hardcover | Counterpoint LLC | 300 Pages |
$28.00

WHY I LEFT THE LEFT, BUT COULDN'T JOIN THE RIGHT: THE CASE FOR A RETURN TO THE VITAL CENTER

Written by Dershowitz, Alan M
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March 7, 2017 | Hardcover | Harper | 144 Pages |
$24.99

REVOLUTION FOR DUMMIES: LAUGHING THROUGH THE ARAB SPRING

Written by Youssef, Bassem
"Hilarious and Heartbreaking. Comedy shouldn't take courage, but it made an exception for Bassem." --Jon Stewart
March 21, 2017 | Hardcover | Dey Street Books | 304 Pages |
$26.99

DARK NET: INSIDE THE DIGITAL UNDERWORLD

Written by Bartlett, Jamie
An NPR Best Book of the Year Included in The Washington Post's Notable Nonfiction of the Year
May 10, 2016 | Paperback | Melville House Publishing | 320 Pages |
$16.95

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