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    • Kochland

    • By: Christopher Leonard
    • Length: Not Yet Known
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    The annual revenue of Koch Industries is bigger than that of Google, Goldman Sachs and Kraft Foods combined. But very few people have ever heard of Koch Industries because the billionaire Koch brothers want it that way. Now, in Kochland, Christopher Leonard has managed what no other journalist has done before: to tell the explosive inside story of how the largest private company in the world became that big. In doing so, Leonard also tells the epic tale of the evolution of corporate America over the last half-century, in all its glory and rapaciousness.  

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    • The Killing in the Consulate

    • The Life and Death of Jamal Khashoggi
    • By: Jonathan Rugman
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    After Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi was filmed going in to the Saudi consulate in Turkey, he was never seen alive again. What happened next turned into a major international scandal, now finally pieced together by Channel 4's BAFTA award-winning foreign affairs correspondent Jonathan Rugman. Described by Donald Trump as the 'worst cover-up ever', this is the first comprehensive account of one of the most notorious and outrageous murder plots of our time. 

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    • Hivemind

    • Thinking Alike in a Divided World
    • By: Sarah Rose Cavanagh
    • Length: 10 hrs
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    With the advent of social media and smartphones, the hive mentality has changed the way we see the world. Tribes can coalesce around any topic, belief structure, or shared experience - sometimes for the good, like crowd funded Kickstarter campaigns to support survivors of natural disasters, but just as often with dangerous results. We create echo chambers that reaffirm our ideas, shut out rebuttals, and isolate us from differing perspectives.

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    • Glastonbury 50

    • The Official Story of Glastonbury Festival
    • By: Emily Eavis, Michael Eavis
    • Length: 10 hrs
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    The story begins in 1970. The day after Jimi Hendrix's death...dairy farmer Michael Eavis invites revellers to his field in Somerset to attend a 'Pop, Folk & Blues' festival. Tickets are £1 each, enticing more than a thousand customers with the promise of music, dance, poetry, theatre, lights and spontaneous entertainment - as well as free milk from his own Worthy Farm cows. Fast forward through five tumultuous decades and the Eavis's vision now encompasses a gigantic 'city in the fields', with a total annual population nearing a quarter of a million. 

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    • This Is Your Brain on Birth Control

    • By: Sarah E Hill
    • Length: 10 hrs
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    Hormonal contraception is something most women will use at some point during their life. But the reach of the pill goes far beyond the small number of targeted effects we take it for. It affects almost every system in our body. Column inches and anecdotal conversations prove there are many questions about the pill and its effects yet until now we have known very little about. In this trailblazing book expert psychologist Dr Hill reveals the latest science on the pill, and how it's changing women and the world, for better and for worse.   

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    • We Need New Stories

    • The Fortress of Corrupt Ideas and How to Tear It Down
    • By: Nesrine Malik
    • Length: 10 hrs
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    We are in a unique moment as it is becoming clear that the old frames of reference are not working, that the narratives used for decades to stave off progressive causes are in danger of being exposed as falsehoods, that the myths, be it of sexual liberation or of white non-identity, are at odds with the lived experience and in urgent need of revision. Nesrine Malik applies her uniquely sharp intellect to a range of stories used to maintain the status quo.

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    • Don't Believe A Word

    • The Surprising Truth About Language
    • By: David Shariatmadari
    • Narrated by: Damian Lynch
    • Length: 10 hrs
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    In Don't Believe a Word trained linguist David Shariatmadari takes us on a mind-boggling journey through the science of language, urging us to abandon our dearly-held beliefs in a bid to uncover the (far more interesting) truth about what we do with words. Exploding nine widely-held myths about language while introducing us to some of the fundamental insights of modern linguistics, with David Shariatmadari as our energetic guide we can marvel at the beauty and quirkiness of humanity's greatest achievement. 

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    • Red River Girl

    • The Life and Death of Tina Fontaine
    • By: Joanna Jolly
    • Narrated by: Penelope Rawlins
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    A gripping account of the unsolved death of an Indigenous teenager, the detective determined to find her killer and a country's hidden secrets. On 17 August 2014, the body of 15-year old Indigenous runaway Tina Fontaine was found weighted down in the Red River in the Canadian city of Winnipeg. The loss of Tina was a tragedy for her family and for the Indigenous community. But it also exposed a national scandal: Indigenous women are vastly more likely than other Canadians to be assaulted and killed.

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    • The Gumbo Coalition

    • 8 Leadership Lessons that Help You Inspire, Unite, and Achieve
    • By: Marc Morial
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
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    To be a great leader, you must be able to unite people from all backgrounds with seemingly competing agendas to come together under a common cause. Marc Morial, former mayor of New Orleans and current president and CEO of the National Urban League, has been such a leader and shares the lessons he learned along a legendary journey of achievement. 

    • 8 Leadership Lessons that Help You Inspire, Unite, and Achieve
    • By: Marc Morial
    • Length: 6 hrs and 38 mins
    • Release date: 05-05-20
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    • Beyond Awkward Side Hugs

    • Living as Christian Brothers and Sisters in a Sex-Crazed World
    • By: Bronwyn Lea
    • Length: 5 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In Beyond Awkward Side Hugs, Bronwyn Lea lays out a biblical vision for relationships between men and women in the church. Jesus' pattern for church living was one of family, of brothers and sisters living in intimate, healthy community with each other. Doing so calls for character and wisdom, for charting a path toward relationships that acknowledge gender but aren't sexualized, that go beyond the awkwardness of simplistic don't-touch/don't-talk rules. 

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    • Let the People Pick the President

    • The Case for Abolishing the Electoral College
    • By: Jesse Wegman
    • Narrated by: TBD
    • Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
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    In Let the People Pick the President, New York Times editorial board member Jesse Wegman makes a powerful case for abolishing the antiquated and antidemocratic Electoral College, and choosing presidents based on a national popular vote. He uncovers the Electoral College's controversial origins, profiles the many attempts to reform it over the years, and explains why it is now essential for us to remove this obsolete system and finally make every citizen's vote matter.

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    • Molly

    • The True Story of the Amazing Dog Who Rescues Cats
    • By: Colin Butcher
    • Narrated by: Colin Butcher
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
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    As a veteran of the Royal Navy and longtime police officer, Colin Butcher was no stranger to dangerous situations. But a career in uniform can wear anyone down, so, in 2003, Colin left the force to start his own private detective agency, specializing in helping reunite people with their missing pets. And yet, despite his hundreds of successes, there were still heartbreaking cases where Colin couldn’t find the missing on his own. He knew he needed a partner.

    • The True Story of the Amazing Dog Who Rescues Cats
    • By: Colin Butcher
    • Narrated by: Colin Butcher
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Release date: 10-08-19
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    • The Marginal Revolutionaries

    • How Austrian Economists Fought the War of Ideas
    • By: Janek Wasserman
    • Length: 12 hrs
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    The Austrian School of Economics - a movement that has had a vast impact on economics, politics, and society, especially among the American right - is poorly understood by supporters and detractors alike. Defining themselves in opposition to the mainstream, economists such as Ludwig von Mises, Friedrich Hayek, and Joseph Schumpeter built the School’s international reputation with their work on business cycles and monetary theory. In this collective biography, Janek Wasserman brings these figures to life....

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    • The Gaslighting of the Millennial Generation

    • How to Succeed in a Society That Blames You for Everything Gone Wrong
    • By: Caitlin Fisher
    • Length: 8 hrs
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    Everyone reads the headlines. Millennials aren’t buying diamonds or saving for retirement. Millennials want cushy jobs handed to them by organizations with futuristic nap pods. Millennials are killing the housing market because they eat too many avocados. The truth is, millennials were raised being told they could do anything if they worked hard, and then they worked hard only to be told the world owes them nothing. Here’s a headline people need to read: Millennials were set up. The tide of young adults standing up for themselves is culminating in massive societal change.

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    • Cool It

    • The Skeptical Environmentalist’s Guide to Global Warming
    • By: Bjørn Lomborg
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
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    Bjorn Lomborg argues that many of the elaborate and expensive actions now being considered to stop global warming will cost hundreds of billions of dollars, are often based on emotional rather than strictly scientific assumptions, and may very well have little impact on the world’s temperature for hundreds of years. Rather than starting with the most radical procedures, Lomborg argues that we should first focus our resources on more immediate concerns, such as fighting malaria and HIV/AIDS and assuring and maintaining a safe, fresh water supply....

    • The Skeptical Environmentalist’s Guide to Global Warming
    • By: Bjørn Lomborg
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
    • Release date: 09-24-19
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    • Whistleblowers

    • Honesty in America from Washington to Trump
    • By: Allison Stanger
    • Length: 10 hrs
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    Misconduct by those in high places is always dangerous to reveal. Whistleblowers thus face conflicting impulses: by challenging and exposing transgressions by the powerful, they perform a vital public service - yet they always suffer for it. This episodic history brings to light how whistleblowing, an important but unrecognized cousin of civil disobedience, has held powerful elites accountable in America. 

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    • WhiteHall 1212, Vol. 1

    • Blackstone Audio (Delayed Royalty - Reporting) (Frontlist Exclusive)
    • By: Black Eye Entertainment
    • Length: 8 hrs
    • Original Recording
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    Whitehall 1212 was the famous telephone number for Scotland Yard - the headquarters of the London Metropolitan Police Force - and also an exciting true crime drama from the golden age of radio! Whitehall 1212 was a crime drama that aired on NBC from 1951 until 1952. It was hosted by Chief Superintendent John Davidson, curator of the Black Museum, Scotland Yard’s repository of death. Similar to The Black Museum, starring Orson Welles, Whitehall 1212 dramatized true-crime cases solved by Scotland Yard. 

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    • Fentanyl, Inc.

    • How Rogue Chemists Are Creating the Deadliest Wave of the Opioid Epidemic
    • By: Ben Westhoff
    • Length: 12 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    A deeply human story, Fentanyl, Inc. is the first deep-dive investigation of a hazardous and illicit industry that has created a worldwide epidemic, ravaging communities and overwhelming and confounding government agencies that are challenged to combat it.

    • How Rogue Chemists Are Creating the Deadliest Wave of the Opioid Epidemic
    • By: Ben Westhoff
    • Length: 12 hrs
    • Release date: 09-03-19
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    Regular price: $24.47

    • A Better Planet

    • Forty Big Ideas for a Sustainable Future
    • By: Daniel C. Esty - editor, Ingrid C. Burke - foreword
    • Length: 13 hrs
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    This timely new book, edited by celebrated scholar Daniel C. Esty, offers fresh thinking and forward-looking solutions from environmental thought leaders across the political spectrum. The book’s 40 essays cover such subjects as ecology, environmental justice, Big Data, public health, and climate change, all with an emphasis on sustainability. This book focuses on moving toward sustainability through actionable, bipartisan approaches based on rigorous analytical research. 

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    • How to Justify Torture

    • Inside the Ticking Bomb Scenario
    • By: Alex Adams
    • Length: 5 hrs and 30 mins
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    The ticking bomb scenario is a thought experiment designed to demonstrate that torture can be justified in emergency conditions. If there was a bomb hidden somewhere in a major city, would it be justified to torture a captured informant in order to obtain the critical information that could prevent a devastating terrorist attack? In How to Justify Torture, cultural critic Alex Adams examines this thought experiment in depth by exploring the wide range of cultural productions. By critiquing the argument step-by-step, this audiobook reminds us why torture can never be justified.

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