The New Press Summaries and Reviews

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8 Book

The Kaepernick Effect

Taking a Knee, Changing the World
Dave Zirin
The New Press, 2021
10 Book

The New Jim Crow

Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Michelle Alexander
The New Press, 2020
9 Book

Strangers in Their Own Land

Anger and Mourning on the American Right
Arlie Russell Hochschild
The New Press, 2016
7 Book

The Boy Who Could Change the World

The Writings of Aaron Swartz
Aaron Swartz
The New Press, 2016
8 Book

Lower Ed

The Troubling Rise of For-Profit Colleges in the New Economy
Tressie McMillan Cottom
The New Press, 2017
8 Book

Digital Disconnect

How Capitalism Is Turning the Internet Against Democracy
Robert W. McChesney
The New Press, 2013
8 Book


The Story of a Nuclear Disaster
David Lochbaum et al.
The New Press, 2014
9 Book

The Last Gun

How Changes in the Gun Industry Are Killing Americans, and What It Will Take to Stop It
Tom Diaz
The New Press, 2013
7 Book

How PowerPoint Makes You Stupid

The Faulty Causality, Sloppy Logic, Decontextualized Data, and Seductive Showmanship That Have Taken Over Our Thinking
Franck Frommer
The New Press, 2012