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Two new books published in the days leading up to Donald Trump’s inauguration purport to show a path forward for liberals.

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Make Art, Not War

Political posters can contribute enormously to street demonstrations that will inevitably increase in both number and intensity.

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Life in the Poorest Parts of America Is Not All ‘Urban Carnage’

A new book about the conflict between police and residents in South Los Angeles paints a much more humane, complex picture of poverty than President Trump does.

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The Nixon Effect, The Money Cult, Ratf**ked

These three books, published well before the election, offer insight into what happened and why.

Posted on Jan 27, 2017 READ MORE



Born to Run

More than anyone else in popular music, Bruce Springsteen understands the people who helped elect Trump. We need the Boss’ music now.

Posted on Jan 20, 2017 READ MORE



A Poem Close to the Bone for Many in 2016

“I can tell something bad is happening in the world when my poem is surging,” says “Good Bones” author Maggie Smith.

Posted on Jan 13, 2017 READ MORE



Draw Your Weapon!

“The Realist Cartoons” confirms humor as an essential tool for escaping the notion that our leaders are wise and benign stewards of justice.

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The Burn Pits

A former Marine exposes the contamination of U.S. soldiers at overseas military bases from open fire pits that incinerated everything from nuclear waste to corpses.

Posted on Jan 6, 2017 READ MORE



Much Ado About Very Little

What does it take to put on a Shakespeare play in a Midwestern regional theater? A new book seeks to answer this question, but far more interesting questions are left unasked. Why do these people devote their lives to their craft? Why does this particular play in this particular season for these particular people matter?

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The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu

Although the title is deceiving for those expecting the fast-paced heroics of James Bond, the reader will find that this account of a small group of ordinary people risking their lives to preserve their culture is an even more rewarding and essential story.

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