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Social Science - Social Classes & Economic Disparity
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Author: Robert B. Reich | Narrator: Robert B. Reich
Release Date: March 24, 2020
From the best-selling author of Saving Capitalism and The Common Good, an urgent analysis of how the "rigged" systems of American politics and power operate, how this status quo came to be, and how average citizens can enact change.Millions of Americ...
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Author: Eduardo Porter
Release Date: March 17, 2020
A sweeping examination of how American racism has broken the country's social compact, eroded America's common goods, and damaged the lives of every American--and a heartfelt look at how these deep wounds might begin to heal.Compared to other industr...
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Author: Nelson D. Schwartz | Narrator: Jason Culp
Release Date: March 03, 2020
From New York Times business reporter Nelson D. Schwartz comes a gripping investigation of how a virtual velvet rope divides Americans in every arena of life, creating a friction-free existence for those with money on one side and a Darwinian struggl...
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Author: Rana Foroohar | Narrator: Rachel Fulginiti
Release Date: November 05, 2019
A penetrating indictment of how today’s largest tech companies are hijacking our data, our livelihoods, our social fabric, and our minds—from an acclaimed Financial Times columnist and CNN analyst  “Don’t b...
Author: Daniel Golden | Narrator: Nancy Linari
Release Date: November 05, 2019
NATIONAL BESTSELLER • “A fire-breathing, righteous attack on the culture of superprivilege.”—Michael Wolff, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Fire and Fury, in the New York Times Book Review  N...
Author: Guy M. Snodgrass | Narrator: Guy M. Snodgrass
Release Date: October 29, 2019
"This is the memoir America wishes Jim Mattis had written." —The Washington PostAn insider's sometimes shocking account of how Defense Secretary James Mattis led the US military through global challenges while serving as a crucial check on...
Author: Daniel Markovits | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: September 10, 2019
A revolutionary new argument from eminent Yale Law professor Daniel Markovits attacking the false promise of meritocracy It is an axiom of American life that advantage should be earned through ability and effort. Even as the country divides itse...
Author: Steven Greenhouse | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: August 06, 2019
From the longtime New York Times labor correspondent, an in-depth look at working men and women in America, the challenges they face, and how they can be re-empoweredIn an era when corporate profits have soared while wages have flatlined, millions of...
Author: Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett | Narrator: Shridhar Solanki
Release Date: January 22, 2019
A groundbreaking investigation of how inequality infects our minds and gets under our skinWhy are people more relaxed and at ease with each other in some countries than others? Why do we worry so much about what others think of us and often feel soci...
Author: Anand Giridharadas | Narrator: Anand Giridharadas
Release Date: August 28, 2018
The New York Times bestselling, groundbreaking investigation of how the global elite's efforts to "change the world" preserve the status quo and obscure their role in causing the problems they later seek to solve. An essential read for unde...
Author: Annie Lowrey | Narrator: Annie Lowrey
Release Date: July 10, 2018
A New York Times Book Review Editors' ChoiceShortlisted for the 2018 FT & McKinsey Business Book of the Year AwardA brilliantly reported, global look at universal basic income—a stipend given to every citizen—and why it might be neces...
Author: Matt Taibbi | Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Release Date: October 24, 2017
A work of riveting literary journalism that explores the roots and repercussions of the infamous killing of Eric Garner by the New York City police—from the bestselling author of The DivideNAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASH...