Summary: "What would the Founding Fathers think about America today? Over 200 years ago the Founders broke away from the tyranny of the British Empire to build a nation based on the principles of freedom, equal rights, and opportunity for all men. But life in the United States today is vastly different from anything the original Founders could have imagined in the late 1700s. The notion of an...
Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 909 WIL
Summary: The political analyst and civil-rights expert presents a forceful critique of how key decisions by the Trump administration are rolling back advances in voting rights, integration, and racial discrimination.
Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 323.1196 WIL
Contents: The leadership gap -- Blood of the martyrs and other bad excuses -- The reparations mirage -- The radical goal of education -- Crime and punishment -- Beatdown -- Forgotten history -- Like a hurricane -- The Cosby show -- What next?
Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2006
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 WIL
Summary: "This compelling approach to the immigration debate takes the reader behind the blaring headlines and into communities grappling with the reality of new immigrants and the changing nature of American identity. Ali Noorani, the Executive Director of the National Immigration Forum, interviews nearly fifty local and national leaders from law enforcement, business, immigrant, and faith communities...
Publisher / Publication Date: Prometheus Books 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 304 NOO
Summary: A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006