Our Own Worst Enemy The Assault from within on Modern Democracy

Over the past three decades, citizens of democracies who claim to value freedom, tolerance, and the rule of law have increasingly embraced illiberal politicians and platforms....

After the Protests Are Heard Enacting Civic Engagement and Social Transformation

From the Women's March in DC to #BlackLivesMatter rallies across the country, there has been a rising wave of protests and social activism. These events have been an important...

Resisting Illegitimate Authority A Thinking Person's Guide to Being an Anti-Authoritarian-Strategies, Tools, and Models

The capacity to comply with abusive authority is humanity's fatal flaw. Fortunately, within the human family there are anti-authoritarians—people comfortable questioning the...

The Supreme Court How Did We Get Here, and Where Are We Headed?

One Day University presents a series of audio lectures recorded in real-time from some of the top minds in the United States. Given by award-winning professors and experts in...

The Generals Have No Clothes: The Untold Story Of Our Endless Wars

The definitive book about America’s perpetual wars and how to end them from bestselling author, military expert, and award-winning journalist William M. Arkin.The first rule...

Politics A Very Short Introduction

In Politics: A Very Short Introduction, Kenneth Minogue begins with a discussion of issues arising from a historical account of politics, and goes on to offer chapters dealing...

More Stories from Langley Another Glimpse inside the CIA

Who knew the CIA needed librarians? More Stories from Langley reveals the lesser-known operations of one of the most mysterious government agencies in the United States.Edward...

Necropolitics

In Necropolitics, Achille Mbembe, a leader in the new wave of francophone critical theory, theorizes the genealogy of the contemporary world, a world plagued by ever-increasing...

Monsters a reckoning

"This figure I see in the foreground, this me. How monstrous am I? What does it mean to be a monster? From Latin monstrum, meaning an abomination . . . grotesque, hideous, ugly,...

Mutual Aid Building Solidarity During This Crisis (and the Next)

Around the globe, people are faced with a spiraling succession of crises, from the Covid-19 pandemic and climate change-induced fires, floods, and storms to the ongoing horrors of...

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