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To End a Presidency: The Power of Impeachment
Matz, Joshua
(Hardcover)

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To End a Presidency addresses one of today's most urgent questions: when and whether to impeach a president. Laurence Tribe and Joshua Matz provide an authoritative guide to impeachment's past and a bold argument about its proper role today. In an era of expansive presidential power and intense p...


No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State
Greenwald, Glenn
(Paperback)

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In May 2013, Glenn Greenwald set out for Hong Kong to meet an anonymous source who claimed to have astonishing evidence of pervasive government spying and insisted on communicating only through heavily encrypted channels. That source turned out to be the twenty-nine-year-old NSA contractor Edward...


We the People: A Progressive Reading of the Constitution for the Twenty-First Century
Chemerinsky, Erwin
(Paperback)

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Worried about what a super conservative majority on the Supreme Court means for the future of civil liberties? From gun control to reproductive health, a conservative court will reshape the lives of all Americans for decades to come. The time to develop and defend a progressive vision of the U.S....


Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution
Tribe, Laurence
(Hardcover)

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With the Supreme Court more influential than ever, this eye-opening book tells the story of how the Roberts Court is shaking the foundation of our nation’s laws From Citizens United to its momentous rulings regarding Obamacare and gay marriage, the Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Rob...


Miracle at Philadelphia: The Story of the Constitutional Convention May to September 1787
Bowen, Catherine Drinker
(Paperback)

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Miracle at Philadelphia is Catherine Drinker Bowen's classic history of the Federal Convention at Philadelphia in 1787, the stormy, dramatic session that produced the most enduring of political documents - the Constitution of the United States. 346 pages.


The Case for Impeachment
Lichtman, Allan J.
(Hardcover)

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Professor Allan J. Lichtman, who has correctly forecasted thirty years of presidential outcomes, makes the case for impeaching the 45th president of the United States, Donald J. Trump.In the fall of 2016, Distinguished Professor of History at American University Allan J. Lichtman made headlines w...


The Constitution Today
Amar, Akhil Reed
(Paperback)

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A leading legal scholar addresses the most important constitutional controversies of the past two decades and illuminates the Constitution's spirit and ongoing relevance.America's Constitution, Chief Justice John Marshall famously observed in McCulloch v. Maryland, aspires “to endure for ages to ...


The Constitution: An Introduction
Paulsen, Luke
(Paperback)

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From war powers to health care, freedom of speech to gun ownership, religious liberty to abortion, practically every aspect of American life is shaped by the Constitution. Yet most of us know surprisingly little about the Constitution itself, and are woefully unprepared to think for ourselves abo...


The Words We Live by
Monk, Linda R.
(Paperback)

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This authoritative and thought-provoking guide by award-winning writer Linda Monk illuminates the constitution with anecdotes, examples, and a healthy seasoning of lore, trivia, amazing facts, and compelling sidelights as well as references to court cases and clear explanations of legal terms and...


Engines of Liberty: How Citizen Movements Succeed
Cole, David
(Paperback)

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From the national legal director of the ACLU, an essential guidebook on standing up for fundamental civil liberties and resisting executive overreach -- named one of Washington Post's Notable Nonfiction Books of the Year.What role do American citizens have in safeguarding our Constitution and def...


The Constitution: An Introduction
Paulsen, Luke
(Hardcover)

76% off list price of $29.99

From war powers to health care, freedom of speech to gun ownership, religious liberty to abortion, practically every aspect of American life is shaped by the Constitution. This vital document, along with its history of political and judicial interpretation, governs our individual lives and the li...


Freedom for the Thought That We Hate: A Biography of the First Amendment
Lewis, Anthony
(Paperback)

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From one of the most influential journalists of the last half century, an essential explanation and defense of a foundational American idea: free speech.More than any other people on earth, we Americans are free to say and write what we think. The press can air the secrets of government, the corp...


The Case for Impeachment
Lichtman, Allan J.
(Paperback)

70% off list price of $14.99

Professor Allan J. Lichtman, who has correctly forecasted thirty years of presidential outcomes, makes the case for impeaching the 45th president of the United States, Donald J. Trump.In the fall of 2016, Distinguished Professor of History at American University Allan J. Lichtman made headlines w...


Make No Law
Lewis, Anthony
(Paperback)

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Follows the progress of the 1960 libel suit that pitted The New York Times against a Montgomery, Alabama, city official, and whose settlement in the Supreme Court redefined what newspapers, and ordinary citizens, can print or say.


The Constitution Today
Amar, Akhil Reed
(Hardcover)

90% off list price of $29.99

A leading legal scholar addresses the most important constitutional controversies of the past two decades and illuminates the Constitution's spirit and ongoing relevance.America's Constitution, Chief Justice John Marshall famously observed in McCulloch v. Maryland, aspires “to endure for ages to ...


The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right
Graetz, Michael J.
(Paperback)

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When Richard Nixon campaigned for the presidency in 1968 he promised to change the Supreme Court. With four appointments to the court, including Warren E. Burger as the chief justice, he did just that. In 1969, the Burger Court succeeded the famously liberal Warren Court, which had significantly ...


U.S. Constitution SparkCharts
SparkNotes
(Softcover)

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The information you need-concisely, conveniently, and accurately.Created by Harvard students for students everywhere, these study companions and reference tools cover a wide range of college and graduate school subjects, from Business and Computer Programming to Medicine, Law, and Languages. They...


Unwarranted: Policing Without Permission
Friedman, Barry
(Paperback)

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In June 2013, documents leaked by Edward Snowden sparked widespread debate about secret government surveillance of Americans. Just over a year later, the shooting of Michael Brown, a black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, set off protests and triggered concern about militarization of law enforceme...


The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution: Why Economic Inequality Threatens Our Republic
Sitaraman, Ganesh
(Hardcover)

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In this original, provocative contribution to the debate over economic inequality, Ganesh Sitaraman argues that a strong and sizable middle class is a prerequisite for America's constitutional system.


The Second Amendment Primer: A Citizen's Guidebook to the History, Sources, and Authorities for the Constitutional Guarantee of the Right to Keep and
Adams, Les
(Paperback)

70% off list price of $12.99

So much of the debate about the Second Amendment is in scholarly journals and academic papers written by scholars and judges, or directed towards other scholars, law professors, attorneys, and judges. Trying to wade through the extensive footnotes and references to legal cases and historical prec...


Unwarranted: Policing Without Permission
Friedman, Barry
(Hardcover)

95% off list price of $28.00

In June 2013, documents leaked by Edward Snowden sparked widespread debate about secret government surveillance of Americans. Just over a year later, the shooting of Michael Brown, a black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri, set off protests and triggered concern about militarization of law enforceme...


Living with Guns: A Liberal's Case for the Second Amendment
Whitney, Craig R.
(Hardcover)

78% off list price of $28.00

Newtown. Columbine. Virginia Tech. Tucson. Aurora. Gun violence on a massive scale has become a plague in our society, yet politicians seem more afraid of having a serious conversation about guns than they are of the next horrific shooting. Any attempt to change the status quo, whether to strengt...


The New Debtors' Prison: Why All Americans Are in Danger of Losing Their Freedom
Maselli, Christopher B.
(Hardcover)

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Debtors’ prisons might sound like something out of a Dickens novel, but what most Americans do not realize is that they are alive and well in a new and startling form. Today more than 20 percent of the prison population is incarcerated for financial reasons such as failing to pay a fine. This ala...


Shall Not Be Infringed: The New Assaults on Your Second Amendment
Keene, David A.
(Hardcover)

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Shall Not be Infringed: The New Assaults on Your Second Amendment is a history of the relatively short gun control debate in America and a revealing description of how those hostile to the Second Amendment use polls, studies, and numbers to confuse the public. Expert pro-gun advocates David Keene...


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