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Democracy in Chains:The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America by Nancy MacLean: Conversation Starters



James McGill Buchanan was an economics professor at George Mason University who died in 2013. He was a Nobel Prize winner whose political ideas could very well be the primary cause behind the political divisiveness that the United States is going through. His teachings directed America's billionaires to adopt an agenda that promote despotism and threaten...
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Spygate: The Attempted Sabotage of Donald J. Trump by Dan Bongino: Conversation Starters Trump's political detractors have attempted to sabotage him during the 2016 presidential campaign. Former secret service agent Dan Bongino says that each of the players had their own motivations that led to the creation of a "false narrative that almost caused Donald Trump to lose the election and continues to hound him in his presidency." British intelligence played a part in helping the Democrats to nail...
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Radical Candor by Kim Scott: Conversation Starters


Entrepreneur Kim Scott is the author of the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling book Radical Candor: Be a Kickass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity. In this book, she shares how people with the best intentions can become bad bosses. They can make the people around them and under them miserable. In the process, they restrain the growth and genius of their people. Their people complain of instability and high...
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Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens: Conversation Starters When she was six years old, Kya's mother abandoned her and her siblings. Eventually deserted by her father and siblings, Kya learns to live by herself. She is taunted as a swamp rat and retreats from interaction with the community around her. Nature becomes her source of solace and sustenance. Kya becomes fascinated with wildlife and nature including insects, birds, dappled light, the marshes' shifting tides. She has a collection of...
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The First 90 Days by Michael D. Watkins: Conversation Starters


Michael Watkins first published The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting up to Speed Faster and Smarter in 2003. It has since been translated into 24 languages. The Economist calls it the "on-boarding bible." For more than a decade, this book has been a trusted guide to help anyone from fresh graduates to business executives navigate their way through transitions. Leadership expert Michael Watkins aims to help...
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The Art and Science of Respect: A Memoir by James Prince: Conversation Starters James Prince tells us how he transformed from a street hustler to a music company CEO, to a boxing manager, and a successful entrepreneur. He has successfully managed artists, athletes, and celebrities like The Geto Boys, Suge Knight, Mike Tyson, and Andre Ward. In this book, he gives accounts of how he dealt with wily recording industry executives, faced corrupt people from the DEA, and stood against bullish boxing...
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Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist by Eli Saslow: Conversation Starters Derek Black is the son of a white supremacist leader who groomed him to be the next generation leader of white supremacists. Then he went to college at Florida's New College where he met new friends and was exposed to ideas different from what he was exposed to at home. Upon being exposed as a white nationalist, few people attempted to befriend him. A Jewish student leader invited him to...
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The Girl with Seven Names by Hyeonseo Lee: Conversation Starters



"The Girl with Seven Names" is the harrowing story of one brave girl's defection from North Korea. This in-depth story takes readers on a chronological journey through Hyeon-Seo Lee's life, from birth, through adolescence, and into adulthood. Her innocence, her strength, her fear, and her determination are all there for readers, on each page of the book, and through every step of her courageous journey. Hyeon-Seo...
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High Performance Habits by Brendon Burchard: Conversation Starters



We try our best to be high performers in every part of our lives but somehow, we never seem to do enough. How do we achieve high performance? Top performance coach Brendon Burchard has done 20 years of research and coaching to know that there are six habits that will enable us to succeed. Based on his work with top performers in business, entertainment, sports, education, and in other fields, High Performance...
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The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture by Heather Mac Donald: Conversation Starters American universities are in crisis for undermining humanistic values that further cause divisions among its citizens. The ideologies against racism and sexism are promoted on college campuses as professors overlook Chaucer, Milton, Shakespeare, and American history in favor of identity politics and ideology. This problem is traced to academia's...