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Feb.27.2010
In this powerful follow-up to Between Barack and a Hard Place, Tim Wise argues against "colorblindness" and for a deeper color-consciousness in both public and private practice. We can only begin to move toward authentic social and economic equity through what Wise calls "illuminated...
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Jan.09.2010
This is a true story.  This is not a story for children and please don’t let the pictures confuse you into thinking that there is much niceness in this book.  In fact I only include the pictures because that is what I see when I tell this story to myself.  And just so you know, I am only telling...
How They See Us: Meditations on America
Jan.07.2010
Edited by James Atlas "Full of humor and pathos in equal and abounding measure, this compact volume covers the intellectual ground from 'Donald Duck to Donald Rumsfeld' with wit, depth and originality." —Publishers Weekly (starred review) A superpower without parallel since the...
Dec.22.2009
This concise edition postulates that Jesus was from the East. Hence, his 'hard' Eastern parables and mystic teachings have been totally misunderstood and misinterpretted by the West. For two thousand years. And more. The gist and genius of the Master can only be grasped by the SINGLE EYE of the...
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Oct.28.2009
Ally McBeal, the popular Fox television series (1997-2002), was both groundbreaking and controversial. With its challenging presentation of gender roles and gender politics, the show provided fuel for an ever-expanding international debate over feminism and the roles of women in modern society. In...
Goddess Spirituality for the 21st Century by Judith Laura
Oct.25.2009
The first part of Goddess Spirituality for the 21st Century: From Kabbalah to Quantum Physics, compares concepts of emerging Goddess religions to concepts of Abrahamic religions, especially Christianity and Judaism. These concepts include immanence and transcendence and nature of deity. The book...
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Sep.30.2009
"Questions are posed," writes Norman Mailer, "in the hope they will open into richer insights, which in turn will bring forth sharper questions." In this series of conversations, John Buffalo Mailer, 27, poses a series of questions to his father, challenging the reflections and...
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Aug.24.2009
This is an eye-opening expose, revealing a sometimes funny but more often disturbing world of fanaticism and extremism.
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Aug.13.2009
Leading animal rights activist Gene Baur examines the real cost of the meat on our plates - for both humans and animals alike - in this provocative and thorough examination of the modern farm industry. Many people picture cows, sheep, pigs, and chickens as friendly creatures who live happily within...