The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy

The morning after Trump was elected president, the people who ran the US Department of Energy waited to brief the administration s transition team on the agency it would soon be running Nobody appeared Across all departments the stories were the same Trump appointees were few and far between tho

So You've Been Publicly Shamed

Now a New York Times bestseller and from the author of The Psychopath Test, a captivating and brilliant exploration of one of our world s most underappreciated forces shame It s about the terror, isn t it The terror of what I said The terror of being found out For the past three years,

Front Row at the Trump Show

An account like no other from the White House reporter who has known President Trump for than 25 years We have never seen a president like thisnorm breaking, rule busting, dangerously reckless to some and an overdue force for change to others One thing is clear We are witnessing the resha

Why We're Polarized

Discover how American politics became a toxic system, why we participate in it, and what it means for our future from journalist, political commentator, and cofounder of Vox, Ezra Klein n nAfter Election Day 2016, both supporters and opponents of the soon to be president hailed his victory as a hist

Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging

Sebastian Junger, the bestselling author of War and The Perfect Storm, takes a critical look at post traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges today s returning veterans face in modern society n nThere are ancient tribal human behaviors loyalty, inter reliance, cooperation that flare up in co

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is the best chronicle of drug soaked, addle brained, rollicking good times ever committed to the printed page It is also the tale of a long weekend road trip that has gone down in the annals of American pop culture as one of the strangest journeys ever undertaken.

In Cold Blood

On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues n nAs Truman Capote reconstructs the murder an