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  • Politics of Diplomacy

    Politics of Diplomacy

    Genre: NonFiction,Politics
    Author: James A. Baker, III
    Duration: 03:08:00

    Few men have played such a critical role in the most pivotal events of the second half of the twentieth century. In this audio presentation - in his own words and his own voice - James A. Baker, III uses his unique perspective to take us inside those events and the personalities involved in them: th ... [ more ]

  • Pleasures and Sorrows of Work

    Pleasures and Sorrows of Work

    Genre: NonFiction,Philosophy,Politics
    Author: Alain de Botton
    Duration: 06:34:00

    We spend most of our waking lives at work - in occupations often chosen by our unthinking younger selves. And yet we rarely ask ourselves how we got there or what our occupations mean to us. The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work is an exploration of the joys and perils of the modern workplace, beautiful ... [ more ]

  • Pity the Billionaire: The Hard-Times Swindle and the Unlikely Comeback of the Right

    Pity the Billionaire: The Hard-Times Swindle and the Unlikely Comeback of the Right

    Genre: Politics,History,Political Science
    Author: Thomas Frank
    Duration: 05:49:00

    From the bestselling author of What's the Matter with Kansas?, a wonderfully insightful and sardonic look at how the worst economy since the 1930s has brought about the revival of conservatism Economic catastrophe usually brings social protest and demands for change—or at least it's supposed to. Bu ... [ more ]

  • Freddy and Fredericka

    Freddy and Fredericka

    Genre: Fiction,Literature,Politics,Novels
    Author: Mark Helprin
    Duration: 25:39:00

    Best-selling, critically acclaimed author Mark Helprin's work has drawn favorable comparisons to an elite group of literary legends, including James Joyce, Franz Kafka, Edgar Allan Poe, and Thomas Mann. Helprin's sheer comic brilliance shines in this ingenious farce. A thinly veiled satire ... [ more ]

  • Battle for America, 2008

    Battle for America, 2008

    Genre: NonFiction,Politics
    Author: Dan Balz
    Duration: 17:09:00

    The election of 2008 shattered political barriers, illuminated undercurrents of race, gender, and class, and ignited an extraordinary battle among some of the most formidable rivals ever to seek the presidency in Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and John McCain. It was an election that played out agai ... [ more ]

  • Undemocratic: How Unelected, Unaccountable Bureaucrats Are Stealing Your Liberty and Freedom

    Undemocratic: How Unelected, Unaccountable Bureaucrats Are Stealing Your Liberty and Freedom

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Jay Sekulow
    Duration: 06:31:00

    Jay Sekulow-one of America's most influential attorneys-explores the current political landscape in which bureaucracy has taken over our government and provides a practical roadmap to help take back our personal liberties.Jay Sekulow is on a mission to defend Americans' freedom. The fact is that fre ... [ more ]

  • Sold Out: How High-Tech Billionaires & Bipartisan Beltway Crapweasels Are Screwing America's Best & Brightest Workers

    Sold Out: How High-Tech Billionaires & Bipartisan Beltway Crapweasels Are Screwing America's Best & Brightest Workers

    Genre: Business,Politics,Political Science,Economics,Business,Politics,Political Science,Economics
    Author: Michelle Malkin, John Miano
    Duration: 11:20:59

    In Sold Out, Michelle Malkin and John Miano show you who are the worst perpetrators screwing American workers -- and how and why they’re doing it, and what we must do to stop them. In this book, they will name names and expose the lies of those who corrupt America's free capitalist system. For examp ... [ more ]

  • Churchill Factor

    Churchill Factor

    Genre: Politics,History,Politics,History
    Author: Boris Johnson
    Duration: 11:11:07

    'The point of the Churchill Factor is that one man can make all the difference.' On the eve of the fiftieth anniversary of Winston Churchill's death, Boris Johnson explores what makes up the 'Churchill Factor' - the singular brilliance of one of the most important leaders of the twentieth century. ... [ more ]

  • Secret Knowledge: On the Dismantling of American Culture

    Secret Knowledge: On the Dismantling of American Culture

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: David Mamet
    Duration: 06:48:00

    For the past thirty years, David Mamet has been a controversial and defining force in theater and film, championing the most cherished liberal values along the way. In some of the great movies and plays of our time, his characters have explored the ethics of the business world, embodied the struggle ... [ more ]

  • Third Industrial Revolution: How Lateral Power Is Transforming Energy, the Economy, and the World

    Third Industrial Revolution: How Lateral Power Is Transforming Energy, the Economy, and the World

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Jeremy Rifkin
    Duration: 12:26:00

    The industrial revolution, powered by oil and other fossil fuels, is spiraling into a dangerous endgame: the prices of energy and food are climbing, unemployment remains high, the housing market has tanked, consumer and government debt are soaring, and the recovery is slowing. Facing the prospect of ... [ more ]

  • Road to Freedom: How to Win the Fight for Free Enterprise

    Road to Freedom: How to Win the Fight for Free Enterprise

    Genre: Politics,United States
    Author: Arthur C. Brooks
    Duration: 05:29:00

    From the president of the American Enterprise Institute comes a candid assessment of how mainstream America can take the philosophy of free enterprise and translate it into political action-restoring both our nation's greatness and our own well-being in the process. ... [ more ]

  • Going to Pot: Why the Rush to Legalize Marijuana Is Harming America

    Going to Pot: Why the Rush to Legalize Marijuana Is Harming America

    Genre: Politics,Political Science,Politics,Political Science
    Author: William J. Bennett, Robert A. White
    Duration: 05:44:00

    William J. Bennett, former director of the National Drug Control policy under President George H.W. Bush and bestselling author of The Book of Virtues, and co-author Robert White provide strong societal and scientific arguments against the legalization of marijuana. Marijuana, once considered wor ... [ more ]

  • Hunting Season: James Foley, ISIS, and the Kidnapping Campaign that Started a War

    Hunting Season: James Foley, ISIS, and the Kidnapping Campaign that Started a War

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: James Harkin
    Duration: 09:00:00

    Based on his groundbreaking reporting for Vanity Fair, Hunting Season is award-winning journalist James Harkin's harrowing investigation into the abduction, captivity, and execution of James Foley, at the hands of the masked militant known as Jihadi John (Mohammed Emwazi), and the fate of more than ... [ more ]

  • Tea Party Manifesto: A Vision for an American Rebirth

    Tea Party Manifesto: A Vision for an American Rebirth

    Genre: History,NonFiction,Politics,North American,Politics
    Author: Joseph Farah
    Duration: 01:50:00

    The Tea Party movement is the most dynamic and powerful grassroots political movement witnessed by modern-day America. It arose spontaneously'and in the nick of time'to save this country from an advancing, fatal drift away from self-government, liberty, and the promise of greater prosperit ... [ more ]

  • How to Watch TV News

    How to Watch TV News

    Genre: NonFiction,Selfhelp,Health, Mind, Body & Soul,Politics,NonFiction,Selfhelp,Health, Mind, Body & Soul,Politics
    Author: Neil Postman, Steve Powers
    Duration: 04:31:00

    America is suffering from an information glut. Most Americans are no longer clear about what news is worth remembering or how any of it connects to anything else. Thus, Americans are rapidly becoming the least knowledgeable people in the industrial world. In How to Watch TV News, author and aca ... [ more ]

  • Politically Incorrect Guide to the Constitution

    Politically Incorrect Guide to the Constitution

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Kevin R.C. Gutzman
    Duration: 06:36:00

    What gives unelected judges the right to decide hot-button issues? Judges say it's the Constitution. But law professor Kevin Gutzman shows that there is very little relationship between the Constitution ratified by the thirteen states more than two centuries ago and the constitutional law imposed u ... [ more ]

  • Rise of Iran: How Tehran Defied the West

    Rise of Iran: How Tehran Defied the West

    Genre: Politics,Current Affairs,International Issues
    Author: Dore Gold
    Duration: 09:42:00

    Across the Western alliance, liberal politicians and pundits are calling for renewed diplomatic engagement with Iran, convinced that Tehran will respond to reason and halt its nuclear weapons program. Yet, according to bestselling author and former U.N. ambassador Dore Gold, countries have repeatedl ... [ more ]

  • Power Grab: How Obama's Green Policies Will Steal Your Freedom and Bankrupt America

    Power Grab: How Obama's Green Policies Will Steal Your Freedom and Bankrupt America

    Genre: Politics,Current Affairs,United States,Political Science
    Author: Christopher C. Horner
    Duration: 10:12:00

    No matter how President Obama spins his proposed government policies, they all amount to the same thing: a power grab. In his new book, Power Grab, bestselling author Christopher Horner shows how President Obama wants to take critical decisions about our energy and environment out of your hands ... [ more ]

  • Saving the Bill of Rights: Exposing the Left's Campaign to Destroy American Exceptionalism

    Saving the Bill of Rights: Exposing the Left's Campaign to Destroy American Exceptionalism

    Genre: Politics,Political Science
    Author: Frank Miniter
    Duration: 10:45:00

    Our Founding Fathers created the Bill of Rights to document our inalienable rights and to strictly limit the government's power. These ten amendments are the foundation of American Exceptionalism. Yet, that foundation is quickly eroding. With every new sweeping regulation and invasive policy, the Ob ... [ more ]

  • No Higher Power: Obama's War on Religious Freedom

    No Higher Power: Obama's War on Religious Freedom

    Genre: Religion & Spirituality,Politics,Current Affairs,United States,Religion & Spirituality,Politics,Current Affairs,United States
    Author: Phyllis Schlafly, George Neumayr
    Duration: 06:37:00

    The Obama administration's overreaching and pervasive secularist policies represent the greatest government-directed assault on religious freedom in American history. So argues conservative movement leader Phyllis Schlafly and journalist George Neumayr. In No Higher Power, Schlafly and Neumayr show ... [ more ]