Current Events Book Club

Join host Bruce Roth and people interested about what is happening in the world for a lively discussion on topics of current interest, including war and peace, the economy, the environment, plus other hot political topics. Meets at 7 pm the first Tuesday of every month.

A Global Security System: An Alternative to War Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780998085920
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: World Beyond War - September 5th, 2017

A Global Security System - January 2018 Selection


Out of the Wreckage: A New Politics for an Age of Crisis Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781786632883
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Verso - September 26th, 2017

Out of the Wreckage - December 2017 Selection


Climate of Hope: How Cities, Businesses, and Citizens Can Save the Planet Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250142078
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Press - April 18th, 2017

Climate of Hope - November 2017 Selection


An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594206757
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Press - April 11th, 2017

An American Sicnkness - September & October 2017 Selection


Citizen Scientist: Searching for Heroes and Hope in an Age of Extinction Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781615192434
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Published: Experiment - September 6th, 2016

Citizen Scientist - July & August 2017 Selection


Demand the Impossible!: A Radical Manifesto Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781608466702
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Haymarket Books - September 20th, 2016

Demand the Impossible! - June 2017 Selection


Listen, Liberal: Or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People? Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250118134
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador USA - March 14th, 2017

Listen, Liberal - May 2017 Selection


Kingdom of the Unjust: Behind the U.S.-Saudi Connection Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781944869021
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Published: OR Books - September 13th, 2016

Kingdom of the Unjust - April 2017 Selection


Don't Even Think about It: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Ignore Climate Change Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781632861023
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - August 18th, 2015

Don't Even Think about It - March 2017 Selection


Bravehearts: Whistle-Blowing in the Age of Snowden Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781510703377
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Published: Hot Books - May 23rd, 2016

Bravehearts - January 2017 Selection


The Polarized Mind: Why It's Killing Us and What We Can Do about It Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781939686008
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Published: University Professors Press - April 24th, 2013

The Polarized Mind - December 2016 Selection


Listen, Yankee!: Why Cuba Matters Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781609805968
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Published: Seven Stories Press - March 17th, 2015

Listen, Yankee! - November 2016 Selection


Code Red: Computerized Election Theft and the New American Century: Election 2016 Edition Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781500319854
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - July 5th, 2014

Code Red - September 2016 Selection


The Assassination Complex: Inside the Government's Secret Drone Warfare Program Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781501144134
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 3rd, 2016

The Assassination Complex - August 2016 Selection


Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780385535595
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Published: Doubleday Books - January 19th, 2016

Dark Money - July 2016 Selection


The Deep State: The Fall of the Constitution and the Rise of a Shadow Government Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525428343
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Published: Viking - January 5th, 2016

The Deep State - June 2016 Selection


War Against the People: Israel, the Palestinians and Global Pacification Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780745334301
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Published: Pluto Press (UK) - August 23rd, 2015

War Against the People - May 2016 Selection


Greening the Global Economy Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9780262028233
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Published: Mit Press - November 20th, 2015

Greening the Global Economy - April 2016 Selection


The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap Cover Image
By Matt Taibbi, Molly Crabapple (Illustrator)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812983630
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - October 21st, 2014

The Divide - March 2016 Selection


Unstoppable: The Emerging Left-Right Alliance to Dismantle the Corporate State Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781568585253
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Published: Nation Books - September 29th, 2015

February 2016 Selection


The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250062185
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador USA - January 6th, 2015

January 2016 Selection


November 2015 Selection


Losing Our Way: An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780767930840
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Published: Anchor Books - July 7th, 2015

October 2015 Selection


Redeployment Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143126829
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Published: Penguin Books - February 24th, 2015

September 2015 Selection


The New Jim Crow Cover Image
By Michelle Alexander, Cornel West (Introduction by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781595586438
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Press - January 16th, 2012

August 2015 Selection


Wages of Rebellion Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781568589664
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Nation Books - May 12th, 2015

July 2015 Selection


Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781620408902
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - January 20th, 2015

June 2015 Selection


They Know Everything about You: How Data-Collecting Corporations and Snooping Government Agencies Are Destroying Democracy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781568584522
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Nation Books - February 24th, 2015

May 2015 Selection


If Mayors Ruled the World: Dysfunctional Nations, Rising Cities Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780300209327
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Published: Yale University Press - September 1st, 2014

April 2015 Selection


The Crash of 2016: The Plot to Destroy America--And What We Can Do to Stop It Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780446584821
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Published: Twelve - November 11th, 2014

March 2015 Selection


Pay Any Price: Greed, Power, and Endless War Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780544341418
Availability: Backordered
Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 14th, 2014

February 2015 Selection


This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781451697384
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Simon & Schuster - September 16th, 2014

December 2014 and January 2015 Selection


The Battle for Justice in Palestine: The Case for a Single Democratic State in Palestine Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781608463244
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Published: Haymarket Books - March 25th, 2014

November 2014 Selection


On Western Terrorism: From Hiroshima to Drone Warfare Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780745333878
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Published: Pluto Press (UK) - September 17th, 2013

October 2014 Selection