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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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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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Summary of The Better Angels of Our Nature by Steven Pinker | Conversation Starters

Though we are being assaulted by the media with scenes of violence all over the world, the total amount of violence has actually decreased over time. Despite the wars and conflicts happening around the world, author Steven Pinker has collated a large amount of data to underline the idea that violence is continuously decreasing. What started with the advent of agriculture has now culminated in the rights...
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The Hundred-Year Marathon: China's Secret Strategy to Replace America as the Global Superpower by Michael Pillsbury: Conversation Starters China has a plan to take over the United States as a world leader and will fully accomplish this by 2049 when it celebrates its 100th founding anniversary. According to Chinese teachings, Americans are barbarians who are engineering their own demise. The US has unwittingly helped the Chinese achieve their dream of becoming a world power. The past forty years...
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The Fifth Risk by Michael Lewis: Conversation Starters Many of the people who are working in government are highly educated, including scientists and management experts. They are the ones dealing with crucial issues such as climate change and cancer. Author Michael Lewis tells stories of how departments are being mismanaged by inept Trump appointees who are unprepared to take over. The appointees are inept, motivated by greed, have anti-government beliefs and are largely scientifically...
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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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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...
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The Next Person You Meet in Heaven: The Sequel to The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom: Conversation Starters Annie was an eight-year-old girl whose life was saved by Eddie, a mechanic who was working at the amusement park. In this sequel to The Five People You Meet in Heaven, Annie is now 30 years old and is getting married to Paulo, her childhood friend. After the wedding rites, the couple steps into the hot air balloon and soon afterward Annie finds herself in heaven, meeting...
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Summary of Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman | Conversation Starters

In Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine, readers are introduced to a protagonist whose lack of knowledge about basic social norms gives her a unique voice and perspective. Eleanor is a young woman living alone who has experienced something terrible. Whatever tragedy she has been through, the reader only sees snippets of its impact until the very end of the story. Most of the novel focuses on Eleanor...
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The Wahls Protocol by Terry Wahls M.D.: Conversation Starters



Dr. Terry Wahls was a typical physician who prescribed drugs and medical procedures to treat her patients. But when she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, not even her faith in drugs and modern medicine could heal her. She became increasingly debilitated and eventually had to be confined to a wheelchair. She realized she had to find a solution for her sickness outside conventional medicine. This is when she...