Ronald J. Deibert - Social Science - 2013 - 320 pages
Governments and corporations are in collusion and are setting the rules of the road behind closed doors. This is not the way it was supposed to be.
Michael Moss - Business & Economics - 2013 - 480 pages
Burrowing deep inside the big food manufacturers, he discovered how junk food is formulated to make us eat more of it and, he argues persuasively, actually to addict us.”—Michael Pollan “If you had any doubt as to the food ...
Glenn Greenwald - Political Science - 2014 - 272 pages
In May 2013, Glenn Greenwald set out for Hong Kong to meet an anonymous source who claimed to have astonishing evidence of pervasive government spying and insisted on communicating only through heavily encrypted channels.
Anne Applebaum - History - 2012 - 608 pages
In Iron Curtain, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Anne Applebaum describes how the Communist regimes of Eastern Europe were created and what daily life was like once they were complete.
Christopher Hitchens - Social Science - 2012 - 128 pages
It is past time that she was duly honored and taken at her word." Among his many books, perhaps none have sparked more outrage than THE MISSIONARY POSITION, Christopher Hitchens's meticulous study of the life and deeds of Mother Teresa.
Scott Anderson - History - 2013 - 592 pages
Sweeping in its action, keen in its portraiture, acid in its condemnation of the destruction wrought by European colonial plots, this is a book that brilliantly captures the way in which the folly of the past creates the anguish of the ...
Paula Todd - Social Science - 2014 - 352 pages
It's a call-to-arms for change, and a search for ways to turn a moral panic into a moral possibility. From the Hardcover edition.
Christopher Hitchens - Literary Collections - 2011 - 816 pages
What emerges from this indispensable volume is an intellectual self-portrait of a writer with an exemplary steadiness of purpose and a love affair with the delights and seductions of the English language, a man anchored in a profound and ...
Steven Poole - Business & Economics - 2012 - 208 pages
In this subtle and erudite polemic, Steven Poole argues that we're trying to fill more than just our bellies when we pick up our knives and forks, and that we might be a lot happier if we realised that sometimes we should throw away the ...