Free speech and freedom of conscience have long been core American values. Yet a growing intolerance from the left side of the political spectrum is threatening Americansâ€™ ability to freely express beliefs without fear of retaliation. USA Today columnist and Fox News contributor Kirsten Powers calls it â€śThe Silencing.â€ť
In 2000, Bill and Hillary Clinton owed millions of dollars in legal debt. Since then, theyâ€™ve earned over $130 million. Where did the money come from? Most people assume that the Clintons amassed their wealth through lucrative book deals and high-six figure fees for speaking gigs. Now, Peter Schweizer shows who is really behind those enormous payments.
Entering the race for mayor of ReykjavĂk, Icelandâ€™s capital, Gnarr promised to get the dinosaurs from Jurassic Park into downtown parks, free towels at public swimming pools, a â€śdrug-free Parliament by 2020â€ť .â€‰.â€‰. and he swore heâ€™d break all his campaign promises. But then something strange started happening: his campaign began to succeed.
In The Great Divide, Joseph E. Stiglitz expands on the diagnosis he offered in his best-selling book The Price of Inequality and suggests ways to counter Americaâ€™s growing problem. With his signature blend of clarity and passion, Stiglitz argues that inequality is a choiceâ€”the cumulative result of unjust policies and misguided priorities.
As a young Christian man, Matthew Vines harbored the same basic hopes of most young people: to someday share his life with someone, to build a family of his own, to give and receive love. But when he realized he was gay, those hopes were called into question. The Bible, heâ€™d been taught, condemned gay relationships.
â€śI wrote this book not sure I could follow the road to character, but I wanted at least to know what the road looks like and how other people have trodden it.â€ťâ€”David Brooks
An essential and page-turning narrative on the history of drone warfare by the acclaimed author of Rumsfeld, exploring how this practice emerged, who made it happen, and the real consequences of targeted killing.
In God, Guns, Grits and Gravy, Mike Huckabee asks, "Have I been taken to a different planet ... ?" The New York Times bestselling author explores today's American culture, where divisions of class, race, politics, religion, gender, age, and other fault lines make polite conversation dicey, if not downright dangerous.