Trump and Churchill Defenders of Western Civilization

Trump and Churchill both fought valiantly to protect Western Civilization, and while fighting different forms of tyranny, Trump could very well be to the twenty-first century what...

A House Is a Body Stories

INTRODUCING A DAZZLING NEW LITERARY VOICEIn two-time O. Henry-prize winner Swamy's debut collection of stories, dreams collide with reality, modernity collides with antiquity,...

Who You Are The Science of Connectedness

Who are you? Are you just a brain? A brain and a body? All the things you have done and the friends you have made? Many of us assume that who we really are is something deep...

Inca Apocalypse The Spanish Conquest and the Transformation of the Andean World

Previous accounts of the fall of the Inca empire have played up the importance of the events of one violent day in November 1532 at the highland Andean town of Cajamarca. To some,...

The Inner Coast Essays

Prize-winning essays on our changing place in the natural world by the bestselling author of Moby-Duck.Writing in the grand American tradition of Annie Dillard and Barry Lopez,...

Nothing Is Wrong and Here Is Why Essays

These impossibly cheerful essays on the routine horrors of the present era explain everything from the resurgence of measles to the fiasco of the presidency.In Nothing Is Wrong...

Keeping Hope Alive Sermons and Speeches of Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr.

For over fifty years, Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., a Baptist minister, activist, and organizer, has worked for civil rights, peace, and the promise of true democracy. From his...

Carville's Cure Leprosy, Stigma, and the Fight for Justice

Following the trail of an unexpected family connection, acclaimed journalist Pam Fessler has unearthed the lost world of the patients, nurses, doctors, and researchers at Carville...

Black Samson The Untold Story of an American Icon

Before Harriet Tubman or Martin Luther King was identified with Moses, African Americans identified those who challenged racial oppression in America with Samson. In Black Samson:...

The File Origins of the Munich Massacre

Three people living in Tel Aviv, Haifa, and Jerusalem embark on distinct journeys that converge at "the file"; their efforts to admit Palestine to the Olympics in the early...

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