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Why Place Matters

Geography, Identity, and Civic Life in Modern America

By Encounter Books | Hardcover $25.99

Contemporary American society, with its emphasis on mobility and economic progress, all too often loses sight of the importance of a sense of “place” and community. Appreciating place is essential for building the strong local communities that cultivate civic engagement, public leadership, and many of the other goods that contribute to a flourishing human life.

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Philanthropy Under Fire

Philanthropy Under Fire

By Howard Husock | Paperback $5.99 $4.19

In Philanthropy Under Fire, author Howard Husock defends the American tradition of independent philanthropy from significant political and intellectual challenges which threaten it today. Although the U.S. continues to be the most charitable nation in the world, serious efforts seek to discourage traditional, personal charitable giving by changing the tax code, and directing philanthropy toward [...]

The Longest Romance: The Mainstream Media and Fidel Castro

The Longest Romance

The Mainstream Media and Fidel Castro

By Humberto Fontova | Hardcover $25.99 $18.19

Among historical figures Fidel Castro wins, hands down, as the most persistently effective liar of modern times. Consider: Castro jailed political prisoners at a higher rate than Stalin during the Great Terror, murdered more Cubans in his first three years in power than Hitler murdered Germans during his first six and came closest of anyone [...]

The Cure for Obamacare

The Cure for Obamacare

By Sally C. Pipes | Paperback $5.99 $4.19

This Broadside will look at the changes that can be made to halt the full implementation of the law over the next few years, including repealing parts of the act that are unpopular with members of both parties. These parts are the medical device tax, IPAB, the new 3.8 percent tax on unearned income, to [...]

Native Americans: Patriotism, Exceptionalism, and the New American Identity

Native Americans

Patriotism, Exceptionalism, and the New American Identity

By Encounter Books | Hardcover $23.99 $16.79

In the decennial census and the American Community Survey, increasing numbers of people are writing-in “American” as their national ancestry. By doing this they are cutting their ancestral ties to all other homelands and ethnicities and taking a stand as authentic representatives of the American nation. In the mix of American cultures they are laying [...]

Men on Strike: Why Men Are Boycotting Marriage, Fatherhood, and the American Dream – and Why It Matters

Men on Strike

Why Men Are Boycotting Marriage, Fatherhood, and the American Dream – and Why It Matters

By Helen Smith | Hardcover $23.99 $16.79

American society has become anti-male. Men are sensing the backlash and are consciously and unconsciously going on strike. They are dropping out of college, leaving the workforce, and avoiding marriage and fatherhood at alarming rates.

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