Category:

 Political Commentary

Reading Level:4 non fiction

"Without free speech there is no true thought." Jordan Peterson
Is political correctness an enemy of free speech, open debate and the free exchange of ideas? Or is it a progressive force, eroding the dominant power relationships and social norms that exclude marginalised groups from society?

General Fields
: 9781786076045
: Oneworld Publications
: Oneworld Publications
: .4 Inches X 4.35 Inches X 7 Inches
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: Stephen Fry; Jordan B. Peterson; Michael Eric Dyson; Michelle Goldberg
: Paperback
: 306
: 4 non fiction
: 144
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Political Correctness Gone Mad?
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'All roads used to lead to Rome. Today, they lead to Beijing.' When The Silk Roads was published in 2015, it became an instant classic. A major reassessment of world history, it compelled us to look at the past from a different perspectiv... read more

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: 9781526608062
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: 4.2 Centimeters X 13.1 Centimeters X 19.7 Centimeters
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: Peter Frankopan
: Paperback
: 909
: 240
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The New Silk Roads: the Present & Future of the World
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Category:

 Political Commentary

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - From two survivors of the Parkland, Florida, shooting comes a declaration for our times, and an in-depth look at the making of the #NeverAgain movement.
 
On February 14, 2018, seventeen-year-old David Hogg and his fourteen-year-old ... read more

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: 9781984801838
: Random House Publishing Group
: Random House Trade Paperbacks
: .438 Inches X 4.375 Inches X 6.25 Inches
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: David Hogg; Lauren Hogg
: Paperback
: 371.7/820975935
: 176
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#NeverAgain
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What kind of world are we leaving to our grandchildren? How are the discontents kindled today likely to blaze and explode tomorrow? From escalating climate change to the devastation in Syria, pandemic state surveillance t... read more

General Fields
: 9780241317587
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
: 216mm X 135mm
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: Noam Chomsky
: Paperback
: 1
: 327.090512
: 240
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Global Discontents: Conversations on the Rising Threats to Democracy
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This lucid book should be compulsory reading for anyone who wonders how the situation on the Korean peninsula has deteriorated to the point it is today. It demonstrates the truth of the axiom that unless you know the history, you cannot see the future. The failed invasion of North K... read more

General Fields
: 9781743793930
: Hardie Grant Books
: E2
: 234mm X 153mm
Special Fields
: Michael Pembroke
: Paperback
: 2018
: 327.519073
: 368
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Korea : Where the American Century Began
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'A shocking investigation ... [Dopesick] is essential' The Times.
Beth Macy takes us into the heart of America's struggle with opioid addiction. From distressed small communities in Central Appalachia to wealthy sub... read more

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: 9781788549868
: Head of Zeus
: Head of Zeus
: 2.8 Centimeters X 15.4 Centimeters X 23.4 Centimeters
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: Beth Macy
: Paperback
: 362.2930973
: 384
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Dopesick: Dealers Doctors and the Drug Company That Addicted America
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A three-thousand year history of the world that examines the causes of war and the search for peace
In three thousand years of history, China has spent at least eleven centuries at war. The Roman Empire was in co... read more

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: 9780241352045
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: ---length:- '8.5'width:- '5.25'units:- Inches
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: Jonathan Holslag
: Hardback
: 909
: 640
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A Political History of the World: Three Thousand Years of War and Peace
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 'A bombshell.' Daily Mail 'Damning, terrifying and enraging.' The Spectator
'The story Unger weaves with his original reporting is fresh,... read more

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: 9780593080313
: penguin random house
: Bantam Press
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Craig Unger
: Paperback
: 327.1247073
: 352
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House of Trump, House of Putin - How Vladimir Putin and the Russian Mafia Helped Put Donald Trump in the White House
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Category:

 Political Commentary

Prompted by the EU referendum in the UK and the presidential election in the USA, A. C. Grayling investigates why the institutions of representative democracy seem unable to hold up against forces they were designed to manage, and why, crucially, it matters. Fi... read more

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: 9781786074065
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Oneworld
: ---length:- '7.8'width:- '5.08'units:- Inches
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: A. C. Grayling
: Paperback
: 818
: 321.8
: 240
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Democracy and Its Crisis
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Category:

 Political Commentary

Reading Level:General Adult

Girls being fearless. Girls being silly. Girls being wild, stubborn, and proud. Girls whose faces are smeared with dirt and lit up with joy. So simple and yet so powerful, Strong Is the New Pretty celebrates, through more than 175 memorable photographs, the streng... read more

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: 9780761189138
: Workman Publishing Company, Incorporated
: Workman Publishing
: 239mm X 213mm X 20mm
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: Kate T. Parker
: Paperback
: 779.24092
: General Adult
: 256
: full colour, black and white photographs
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Strong is the New Pretty
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THE INSIDE STORY ON PRESIDENT TRUMP, AS ONLY BOB WOODWARD CAN TELL IT
 
With authoritative reporting honed through eight presidencies from Nixon to Obama, author Bob Woodward reveals in unprecedented detail the harrowing life inside President... read more

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: 9781471181290
: Simon & Schuster, Limited
: Simon & Schuster, Limited
: ---length:- '9.213'width:- '6.024'units:- Inches
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: Bob Woodward
: Hardback
: 973.933092
: 448
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Fear: Trump in the White House
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Edward Snowden, a young computer genius working for America's National Security Agency, blew the whistle on the way this frighteningly powerful organisation uses new technology to spy on the entire planet. The consequences have... read more

General Fields
: 9781783351046
: Faber & Faber, Limited
: Faber & Faber, Limited
: 198mm X 129mm
Special Fields
: Luke Harding
: Paperback
: Media tie-in
: 327.1206073
: 384
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Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man
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