Title: Collective Ownership Based Economy: A Road Map to Prosperity, Peace, and Happiness for All Author name: Prathapchandra Kedilaya Genre: Politics / Socioeconomic System This book details the steps necessary, according to the author, to achieve the socioeconomic dream of a nation and world without war, poverty, divisions, anger, and crime.
Title: Citizens Not Slaves: The Rise of the 99% Author: Seán Gearárd McCloskey Genre: Non-Fiction / Political Science This heartfelt work discusses how the 99% has been kept down by the 1% “Global Power Elite,” looking at historical examples primarily in Great Britain and Scotland, and how the 99% might change the future… Read More Editorial Review – Citizens Not Slaves: The Rise of the 99%
Title: FAKE NEWS: Strange historical facts reimagined in the world of Donald Trump Author: David Hutter Genre: Satire This short book focuses on a variety of real-life historical facts and reimagines them as taking place during the presidency of Donald Trump. Zany, abrupt, imaginative, and indulgent, the novella depicts Trump as a self-absorbed leader… Read More Editorial Review – Fake News
TITLE: Hidden Figures AUTHOR: Margot Lee Shetterly PUBLISHED: 2016 FORMAT: Paperback Hidden Figures bills itself on the cover as “The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race.” That is a perfect description of the book, which has already inspired a (somewhat fictionalized) movie about… Read More Hidden Figures – Book Review
Primary fashion sources for the Renaissance are incredibly difficult to come by. Even if I did have the money to travel around Europe seeing surviving garments I would only have seen maybe 3 or 4 outfits. This is where Machiavelli comes in. The last book I read was a discussion of Elizabeth I as… Read More The Prince – Book Review