This Is an Uprising: How Nonviolent Revolt Is Shaping the Twenty-First Century
Books , Kindle Edition / July 3, 2018

There is a craft to uprising — and this craft can change the world

From protests around climate change and immigrant rights, to Occupy, the Arab Spring, and #BlackLivesMatter, a new generation is unleashing strategic nonviolent action to shape public debate and force political change. When mass movements erupt onto our television screens, the media consistently portrays them as being spontaneous and unpredictable. Yet, in this book, Mark and Paul Engler look at the hidden art behind such outbursts of protest, examining core principles that have been used to spark and guide moments of transformative unrest.

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
Books , Kindle Edition / April 12, 2017

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
Only Winner of The 2016 National Book Award For Nonfiction The Most Ambitious Book of 2016 —The Washington Post A Boston Globe Best Book of 2016 A Washington Post Notable Book of 2016 A Kirkus Best History Book of 2016 A Kirkus Best Book of 2016 To Explain Current Politics A Kirkus Best Heart…

Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle
Books , Kindle Edition / July 14, 2016

We now live in two Americas. One—now the minority—functions in a print-based, literate world that can cope with complexity and can separate illusion from truth. The other—the majority—is retreating from a reality-based world into one of false certainty and magic. To this majority—which crosses social class lines, though the poor are overwhelmingly affected—presidential debate and political rhetoric are pitched at a sixth-grade reading level. In this “other America,” serious film and theater, as well as newspapers and books, are being pushed to the margins of society.