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Being Watched
The tension between national security and civil rights is nowhere more evident than in the fight over government domestic surveillance. Governments must be able to collect information at some level,...
History, Law, Political Science, Privacy, Surveillance Jeffrey L. Vagle
Constitution 3.0
At the beginning of the twenty-first century, breathtaking changes in technology are posing stark challenges to our constitutional values. From free speech to privacy, from liberty and personal autonomy to...
Ideas, Innovation, Law, Political Science, Science, Technology & Engineering Jeffrey Rosen
Disorder
The 21st century has brought a powerful tide of geopolitical, economic, and democratic shocks. Their fallout has led central banks to create over $25 trillion of new money, brought about...
Globalization, International, Political Science Helen Thompson
When commentators and politicians discuss misinformation, they often repeat five words: "fire in a crowded theater." Though governments can, if they choose, attempt to ban harmful lies, propaganda, misinformation, and...
Consitutional Law, Democracy, Political Science, Politics & Government, Propaganda Jeff Kosseff
Three of the most internationally respected and experienced thinkers of our time, these friends found their pandemic Zooms increasingly focused on a cascade of crises: sputtering growth, surging inflation, poor...
Political Science, Politics & Government Gordon Brown, Mohamed El-Erian, Michael Spence, Reid Lidow
A thousand years of history and contemporary evidence make one thing clear: progress depends on the choices we make about technology. New ways of organizing production and communication can either...
Economics, History, Political Science, Technology & Engineering Daron Acemoglu, Simon Johnson
First published in 1971, Rules for Radicals is Saul Alinsky's impassioned counsel to young radicals on how to effect constructive social change and know “the difference between being a realistic...
Civil Liberties, Culture, Democracy, Political Science Saul David Alinsky
The American worker is in crisis. Wages have stagnated for more than a generation. Reliance on welfare programs has surged. Life expectancy is falling as substance abuse and obesity rates...
Economics, Future of Work, Inequality, Political Science Oren Cass
The Post-American World
Fareed Zakaria’s international bestseller The Post-American World pointed to the “rise of the rest”―the growth of countries like China, India, Brazil, and others―as the great story of our time, the...
International, Political Science, Public Policy Fareed Zakaria
The Truth Matters
Today’s media and political landscapes are littered with untrustworthy sources and the dangerous concept of “fake news.” This accessible guide helps you fight this deeply troubling trend and ensure that...
Civil Liberties, Media & Internet, Political Science Bruce Bartlett
The World America Made
What would the world look like if America were to reduce its role as a global leader in order to focus all its energies on solving its problems at home?...
Democracy, History, International, Political Science, Security Robert Kagan
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