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How: Why How We Do Anything Means Everything
The flood of information, unprecedented transparency, increasing interconnectedness-and our global interde¬pendence-are dramatically reshaping today's world, the world of business, and our lives. We are in the Era of Behavior and the rules of the game have fundamentally changed. It is no longer what you do that matters most and sets you apart from others, but how you do what...
This Changes Everything: Occupy Wall Street and the 99% Movement
We Are the 99% The Occupy Wall Street movement named the core issue of our time: the overwhelming power of Wall Street and large corporations— something the political establishment and most media have long ignored. But the movement goes far beyond this critique. This Changes Everything shows how the movement is shifting the...
Republic, Lost: How Money Corrupts Congress--and a Plan to Stop It
In an era when special interests funnel huge amounts of money into our government-driven by shifts in campaign-finance rules and brought to new levels by the Supreme Court in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission-trust in our government has reached an all-time low. More than ever before, Americans believe that money buys results in Congress, and that business...
Giving 2.0: Transform Your Giving and Our World
Giving 2.0 is the ultimate resource for anyone navigating the seemingly infinite ways one can give. The future of philanthropy is far more than just writing a check, and Giving 2.0 shows how individuals of every age and income level can harness the power of technology, collaboration, innovation, advocacy, and social entrepreneurship to take their giving to the next...
The Time of Our Lives: A conversation about America; Who we are, where we've been, and where we need to go now, to recapture the American dream
Tom Brokaw, known and beloved for his landmark work in American journalism and for the New York Times bestsellers The Greatest Generation and Boom!, now turns his attention to the challenges that face America in the new millennium, to offer reflections on how we can restore America’s greatness. “What happened to the America I thought I knew?” Brokaw...
The New New Rules: A Funny Look at How Everybody but Me Has Their Head Up Their Ass
From bestselling author and host of HBO's Real Time, Bill Maher's new book of political riffs serves up a savagely funny set of rules for preserving sanity in an insane world A follow-up to the New York Times bestselling The New Rules, The New New Rules delivers a series of hilarious, intelligent rants...
Living Beyond War: A Citizen's Guide
The timing of this book and the appropriateness of its message is right on. Beyond War was once a Utopian goal, but is now a pragmatic necessity. In fact, a close examination of all recent wars tells us we already are beyond war, but we just don't know it yet. Winslow Myers' book makes a clear and compelling case...
Staying Alive: Women, Ecology, and Development
A feminist and environmental justice classic, with a new introduction by Vandana Shiva "Extraordinary in the ease of its global and historical scopes and the clarity of its arguments.” -Women’s Review of Books Since at least the days of Francis Bacon, the dominant view in the western world has framed technological and...
Black Market Billions: How Organized Retail Crime Funds Global Terrorists
Black Market Billions blows the lid off the world’s fastest-growing illicit industry: organized retail crime. Hitha Prabhakar reveals how criminals with ties to terrorist groups around the world are committing huge product thefts, and using the profits to fund terrorist acts. Prabhakar connects the dots and follows the money… from consumers “dying for a deal” to terrorist cells...
Transforming Terror: Remembering the Soul of the World
This inspired collection offers a new paradigm for moving the world beyond violence as the first, and often only, response to violence. Through essays and poetry, prayers and meditations, Transforming Terror powerfully demonstrates that terrorist violence--defined here as any attack on unarmed civilians--can never be stopped by a return to the thinking that created it. A diverse array of...
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