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    • Marijuana Legalization

    • What Everyone Needs to Know 
    • By: Mark A. R. Kleiman, Jonathan P. Caulkins, Angela Hawken, and others
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Should marijuana be legalized? The latest Gallup poll reports that exactly half of Americans say "yes"; opinion couldn't be more evenly divided. Marijuana Legalization: What Everyone Needs to Know will provide readers with a non-partisan primer about the topic, covering everything from the risks and benefits of using marijuana, to describing the current laws around the drug in the U.S. and abroad.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Informative

    • By Carmine on 06-14-13

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Living Apart

    • How the Government Betrayed a Landmark Civil Rights Law
    • By: Nikole Hannah-Jones
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 1 hr and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
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    More than 40 years after President Johnson signed the landmark Fair Housing Act into law, residential segregation in America remains unresolved. Designed to help dismantle the nation’s racially divided housing patterns, the act has gone largely ignored by every presidential administration - Democrat and Republican alike - since 1968. In Living Apart, ProPublica investigates this failing.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • We’re racists

    • By Bhammer on 07-29-18

    Regular price: $2.99

    • Kissing Sailor

    • The Mystery Behind the Photo that Ended WWII
    • By: Lawrence Verria, George Galdorisi
    • Narrated by: Steven Menasche
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
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    On August 14, 1945, Alfred Eisenstaedt took a picture of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square, minutes after they heard of Japan's surrender to the United States. Two weeks later LIFE magazine published that image. It became one of the most famous WWII photographs in history (and the most celebrated photograph ever published in the world's dominant photo-journal), a cherished reminder of what it felt like for the war to finally be over.

    Regular price: $19.95