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Burying the Typewriter: Childhood Under the Eye of the Secret Police
Carmen Bugan reflects on what life was like growing up in Romania during the 1980's with a dissident father.
A climate of fear endangers press freedom
Today, the greatest threats to freedom of the press are more insidious than a generation ago because they are intended to induce a climate of fear and self-censorship through systematic violence and e...
Coming Back to Life: Practices to Reconnect Our Lives, Our World
A guidebook for dealing with the despair that stands in the way our our changing the world.
The Culture of Fear: In Javier Giraldo, Colombia: The Genocidal Democracy
Chomsky looks the horrors of Columbia's "democra-tatorship" and its accessories, hailing Giraldo's work as an inspiration for bringing these terrors to an end.
Ethnicity and Politics in South Africa
The Fear Factor: Stephen Harper's "Tough on Crime" Agenda
This study analyses the financial and human costs of the Harper government's tough on crime agenda and concludes it is wrong-headed, expensive, and counter-productive. In fact, it will likely lead to ...
Get Up, Stand Up: Uniting Populists, Energizing the Defeated, and Battling the Corporate Elite
Levine, Bruce E.
Levine offers insights into the epidemic of political passivity in America and analyzes how major U.S. institutions have created helplessness and fatalism. He proposes ways of recovering dignity, ener...
The Manipulation of Fear: Resort to Fear
Chomsky discusses the effects of using fear as a control mechanism to manipulate the population.
A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster
The most startling thing about disasters, according to Rebecca Solnit, is not merely that so many people rise to the occasion, but that they do so with joy. That joy reveals an ordinarily unmet yearni...
The Sexuality of Men
Metcalf, Andy; Humphries, Martin
Essays on aspects of male sexuality.
Working for Peace: A Handbook of Practical Psychology and Other Tools
Wollman, Neil (ed.)
A survey of the attitudes and tools that can be used in working for peace.
How to be more creative
Edwards, David D.
A guide to nourishing creativity and setting aside the inhibitions that prevent it.
The Human Significance of the Skin
An analysis of the skin regarded as a sense organ rather than as a simple bodily covering.