Prison by Any Other Name: The Harmful Consequences of Popular Reforms

A crucial indictment of widely embraced alternatives to incarceration that exposes how many of these new approaches actually widen the net of punishment and surveillance n n But what does it mean really to celebrate reforms that convert your home into your prison Michelle Alexander, from the for

Die with Zero: Getting All You Can from Your Money and Your Life

A Common Sense Guide to Living Rich.Instead of Dying Rich Imagine if by the time you died, you did everything you were told to You worked hard, saved your money, and looked forward to financial freedom when you retired The only thing you wasted along the way was your life Die with Zero presen

Let Them Eat Tweets: How the Right Rules in an Age of Extreme Inequality

The Republican Party appears to be divided between a tax cutting old guard and a white nationalist vanguard and with Donald Trump s ascendance, the upstarts seem to be winning Yet how are we to explain that, under Trump, the plutocrats have gotten almost everything they want, including a huge tax c

Educated

Librarian s note An alternate cover edition can be found here n nTara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home canned peaches and sleeping with her head for the hills bag In