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James Forman,Jr.
Crime and Punishment in Black America

Critics of the U.S. criminal justice system such as Michelle Alexander and Bryan Stevenson have assailed the rise of mass incarceration with its disproportionate impact on people of color. The...  

Michael Parenti
The Darker Myths of Empire

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David Cay Johnston, Thomas Frank
It Can Happen Here 2-Pack

David Cay Johnston - Trump: The Age of Mendacity An ultra-rich New York real estate tycoon and celebrity TV star is the 45th president of the United States. He puts...

David Cay Johnston
Trump: The Age of Mendacity

An ultra-rich New York real estate tycoon and celebrity TV star is the 45th president of the United States. He puts America First by ignoring the world and pulling out...  

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortíz
An Indigenous People's History

The history of the U.S. is one of settler colonialism. The state was established on the basis of white male supremacy, slavery, land theft and genocide. “From sea to shining...  

Pablo Neruda
Neruda: Life and Work

This sound portrait of Pablo Neruda (1904-1973) traces his Nobel Prize-winning career and includes readings from his memoirs and some of his greatest poems from his masterwork Canto General including bi-lingual readings...

Bryan Stevenson, Cara Drinan
Injustice System 2-Pack

Bryan Stevenson - Justice for Some In her bestselling book, The New Jim Crow, Michelle Alexander says, the huge number of people behind bars in the U.S. is “due largely to the...

Cara Drinan
The Justice System’s War on Kids

The juvenile justice system is off the rails. It is in urgent need of reform. The U.S. incarcerates roughly 2 million children every year, even though 95 percent of them have not...  

Richard Wolff
Cutting Corporate Taxes

Corporations are riding high in the saddle. With their friends in Washington they are raking it in. That certainly is the case with the tax law passed by Congress in...  

Michael Parenti
To the People Who Live in Darkness

The battle to shape and control people’s minds is waged aggressively and forcefully by elites. Big bucks go toward molding the consciousness of working people. Antonio Gramsci, the great Italian...

John Pilger, Jonathan Heawood, Julian Assange
Propaganda, Facts & Fake News

Julian Assange, Jonathan Heawood & John Pilger - Propaganda, Facts & Fake News, Part I & Part II We live in an era of fake news. Fabricated reports go viral...

Rami Barhoush/Max Blumenthal
Palestine Two-pack

Rami Barhoush - Jordan, Palestine, Israel & the U.S. Jordan’s borders were drawn by British imperial cartographers after WW1. It was then called Trans-Jordan and sparsely populated. Today, it has...

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