Why We're Polarized

Why We're PolarizedDiscover how American politics became a toxic system, why we participate in it, and what it means for our future from journalist, political commentator, and cofounder of Vox, Ezra Klein n nAfter Election Day 2016, both supporters and opponents of the soon to be president hailed his victory as a hist



Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging

Tribe: On Homecoming and BelongingSebastian Junger, the bestselling author of War and The Perfect Storm, takes a critical look at post traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges today s returning veterans face in modern society n nThere are ancient tribal human behaviors loyalty, inter reliance, cooperation that flare up in co



Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope

Tightrope: Americans Reaching for HopeWith stark poignancy and political dispassion, Tightrope draws us deep into an other America The authors tell this story, in part, through the lives of some of the children with whom Kristof grew up, in rural Yamhill, Oregon, an area that prospered for much of the twentieth century but has been d







Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of Immigration

Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of ImmigrationEconomist Bryan Caplan makes a bold case for unrestricted immigration in this fact filled graphic nonfiction n nAmerican policy makers have long been locked in a heated battle over whether, how many, and what kind of immigrants to allow to live and work in the country Those in favor of welcoming mor



Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right NowJaron Lanier, the world famous Silicon Valley scientist pioneer who first alerted us to the dangers of social media, explains why its toxic effects are at the heart of its design, and explains in ten simple arguments why liberating yourself from its hold will transform your life and the world for th


Mindf*ck: Cambridge Analytica and the Plot to Break America

Mindf*ck: Cambridge Analytica and the Plot to Break AmericaFor the first time, the Cambridge Analytica whistleblower tells the inside story of the data mining and psychological manipulation behind the election of Donald Trump and the Brexit referendum, connecting Facebook, WikiLeaks, Russian intelligence, and international hackers n nMindf ck goes deep insid