Tag: politics

  • Burn the Page: A True Story of Torching Doubts, Blazing Trails, and Igniting Change

    Burn the Page: A True Story of Torching Doubts, Blazing Trails, and Igniting Change

    Title: Burn the Page: A True Story of Torching Doubts, Blazing Trails, and Igniting Change Author: Danica Roem Series: N/A Publication Date: April 26, 2022 Format: E-Book Genre: Non-Fiction Sub Genre(s): Memoir, LGBTQ Summary: Danica Roem made national headlines when–as a transgender former frontwoman for a metal band and a political newcomer–she unseated Virginia’s most notoriously anti-LGBTQ […]

  • Fight: How Gen Z Is Channeling Their Fear and Passion to Save America

    Fight: How Gen Z Is Channeling Their Fear and Passion to Save America

    Title: Fight: How Gen Z Is Channeling Their Fear and Passion to Save America Author: John Della Volpe Series: N/A Publication Date: January 18, 2022 Format: Hardcover Genre: Non-Fiction Sub Genre(s):  Politics Summary: 9/11. The war on terror. Hurricane Katrina. The 2008 financial crisis. The housing crisis. The opioid epidemic. Mass school shootings. Global warming. The […]

  • State of Terror

    State of Terror

    I’m a huge Louise Penny fan (both of her writing and of her!) so when I heard she was not only writing a book outside of her Inspector Gamache series, but her co-author was Hillary Clinton, I was excited. I assumed I would like the book but how would her writing translate from a cozy […]

  • Let the People Pick the President: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College

    Let the People Pick the President: The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College

    No one, no matter your political affiliation, can deny we are living in a divisive time for American politics.  There is not much we seem to agree on, and the fighting seems to never end.  This would seem to be the worst time for this book to come out, but I would argue there is […]

  • A Libertarian Walks Into a Bear

    A Libertarian Walks Into a Bear

    Fair warning: I feel like I should get this out of the way right off the bat: I really can’t stand Libertarianism as a concept or ideology nor can I put up with Libertarians in general so I fully admit that I was hoping for some schadenfreude while reading this book.  While my beliefs about […]