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Don't Think of an Elephant! Know Your Values and Frame the Debate: The Essential Guide for Progressives
3.96
it was amazing
This is the easier-to-digest-for-the-masses version of Lakoff's lengthier Moral Politics. It's stated purpose is to explain to the progressive side of ...more
Jan 2004
May 04, 2008
 
Eat, Pray, Love
3.52
it was ok
I found this book excruciatingly slow at times and the author's voice a tad self-serving. Knowing that the author set out to create a series of "life ...more
Jan 2009
Jan 19, 2009
 
The Wisdom of Forgiveness
4.13
it was ok
I liked how this book touched on ideas that are applicable to improving one's life as well as contributing to the greater consciousness. Where this bo ...more
Feb 14, 2009
Jan 19, 2009
 
Escape
3.96
really liked it
It's obvious that this woman has always possessed an uncommon, quiet strength and sense of individuality that the average woman born into these cults ...more
Apr 2008
May 04, 2008
 
Get Out the Vote!: How to Increase Voter Turnout
3.87
liked it
Most of us involved in field strategy know firsthand that a combination of name recognition and personal persuasion is the best way to get the job don ...more
Jan 2004
Feb 20, 2008
 
Confessions of a Union Buster
3.96
liked it
This book took forever to read because of all the personal fluff crap about Marty Levitt's sad little life dispersed throughout. Despite all the garba ...more
Jan 2008
Feb 20, 2008
 
Politics the Wellstone Way: How to Elect Progressive Candidates and Win on Issues
4.38
it was amazing
Wellstone Action uses this as their text book for Camp Wellstone, one of their training weekends. Field strategy, campaign communications, volunteer m ...more
Jan 2005
Feb 20, 2008
 
Living a Life That Matters: Resolving the Conflict between Conscience and Success
4.02
it was amazing
I admire the way that Rabbi Kushner uses the biblical story of Job to illustrate the common moral conundrum of personal success vs. doing the right th ...more
Jan 2004
May 21, 2008
 
The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream
3.71
it was ok
This book should be called I'm Running for President, This is What I Think. It's ridiculously boring and controlled. Not at all similar to Dreams from ...more
Jan 2007
Feb 20, 2008
 
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith
3.99
liked it
None
Jan 19, 2009
May 04, 2008
 
Shalimar the Clown
3.87
None
Feb 04, 2016
Feb 20, 2008
 
Confessions of an Economic Hit Man
3.84
it was amazing
None
not set
Feb 19, 2008
 
Clout: Mayor Daley & His City
3.56
None
not set
May 05, 2008
 
Campaigning for Hearts and Minds: How Emotional Appeals in Political Ads Work
3.15
really liked it
None
not set
Feb 20, 2008
 
Indian Summer: The Secret History of the End of an Empire
3.98
None
Feb 04, 2016
Feb 20, 2008
 
The Screwtape Letters
4.21
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not set
Feb 20, 2016
 
On Speaking Well
3.90
None
Feb 04, 2016
Jan 19, 2009
 
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
4.01
it was amazing
None
Feb 13, 2010
Apr 06, 2009
 
The Diary of a Young Girl
4.11
it was amazing
None
not set
Feb 20, 2008
 
Isabella: The Warrior Queen
4.10
None
Apr 08, 2016
Feb 04, 2016
 
When Breath Becomes Air
4.33
None
not set
Apr 13, 2016
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