Political Perspectives on 05/12/09
BEST RECENT POLITICAL BOOKS SPECIAL
Michelle Schroeder Fletcher and Kathleen Stephenson discuss best recent political books, which will be available as thank you gifts to those of you who pledge during the show. We'll hear excerpts from interviews with these writers:
Geoffrey Miller, author of "Spent: Sex, Evolution, and Consumer Behavior"
Reza Aslan, author of "How to Win a Cosmic War: God Globalization and the End of the War on Terror."
Michelle Goldberg, author of "The Means of Reproduction: Sex, Power, and the Future of the World"
Hal Niedzviecki, author of "The Peep Diaries: How We're Learning to Love Watching Ourselves and Our Neighbors."
Susan Galleymore, author of "Long Time Passing: Mothers Speak About War and Terror"
Kevin Phillips, author of "Bad Money: Reckless Finance, Failed Politics and the Global Crisis of American Capitalism"
Fred Magdoff, co-author of ‘The Great Financial Crisis’
Andrew Nikiforuk, author of "Tar Sands: Dirty Oil and the Future of a Continent."
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