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Pulitzer Prize-winning reporting team, husband and wife Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, take us on a journey through Africa and Asia to meet an extraordinary array of exceptional women struggling against terrible circumstances. More girls h...

Half the Sky

Because it does not produce a sonic "crack," the.45 is an ideal pistol for a silencer. Here is a nuts-and-bolts guide to making your own silencer for the Colt 1911 Government Model.45 and its clones. Includes construction details for all component...

How To Make A Silencer For A .45 (Silencers)

The gentrification of Brooklyn has been one of the most striking developments in recent urban history. Considered one of the city's most notorious industrial slums in the 1940s and 1950s, Brownstone Brooklyn by the 1980s had become a post-industri...

The Invention of Brownstone Brooklyn:Gentrification and the Search for Authenticity in Postwar New York

Must we put passions aside when we deliberate about justice? Can we do so? The dominant views of deliberation rightly emphasize the importance of impartiality as a cornerstone of fair decision making, but they wrongly assume that impartiality mean...

Civil Passions: Moral Sentiment and Democratic Deliberation

Even though he's three years into his term as President, many Americans feel like they don't know the "real" Barack Obama. From the idealistic campaigner who seemed to share our dreams, and who promised to fulfill our lofty expectations, to pragma...

Obama on the Couch

Despite a quarter-century of constructivist theorizing in the social sciences and humanities, ethnic groups continue to be conceived as entities and cast as actors. Journalists, policymakers, and researchers routinely frame accounts of ethnic, rac...

Ethnicity without Groups

Chris Matthews is like no other TV interviewer. Life's a Campaign is like no other book on success. Famous for demanding the truth from his Hardball guests, Chris Matthews now reveals what the people running this country rarely confess: the secret...

Life's a Campaign: What Politics Has Taught Me About Friendship, Rivalry, Reputation, and Success

Juan P. Valdez was born May 25, 1938 in Canjiln, New Mexico, the second of Amarante and Philomena Valdez' seven children. Juan's father took him out of school after the third grade to help with the raising of crops and tending of livestock necess...

Trespassers On Our Own Land: Structured as an oral history of the Juan P. Valdez family and of the land grants of Northern New Mexico

Written by hundreds of the Grassroots leaders, this book humanizes the movement, a must read for skeptics and critics of the Tea Party phenomenon. The foreword section of the book (70 pages) uncovers astounding similarities between the Tea Party M...

TEA PARTY THE AWAKENING

In 2006, Alice Walker, working with Women for Women International, visited Rwanda and the eastern Congo to witness the aftermath of the genocide in Kigali. Invited by Code Pink, an antiwar group working to end the Iraq War, Walker traveled to Pale...

Overcoming Speechlessness: A Poet Encounters the Horror in Rwanda, Eastern Congo, and Palestine/Israel

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