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            Uncle Swami: South Asians in America Today
             

            Uncle Swami: South Asians in America Today (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Prashad, Vijay

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            Within hours of the attacks on the World Trade Center, misdirected assaults on Sikhs and other South Asians flared in communities across the nation, serving as harbingers of a more suspicious, less discerning, and increasingly fearful worldview that would drastically change ideas... of belonging and acceptance in America. Weaving together distinct strands of recent South Asian immigration to the United States, Uncle Swami examines a diverse and dynamic people whose identities are all too often lumped together, glossed over, or simply misunderstood. Vijay Prashad confronts the experience of migration across an expanse of generations and class divisions, from the birth of political activism among second-generation immigrants and the meteoric rise of South Asian American politicians in Republican circles to migrant workers at the mercy of the vicissitudes of the American free market. Described as eye-opening ( Kirkus Reviews ), bound to spark discussion ( Booklist ), and required reading for anyone who wants to understand race, assimilation, and patriotism ( The Boston Globe ), Uncle Swami restores a diasporic community to its full-fledged complexity beyond both model minorities and the specters of terrorism.
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            ISBN 9781595589408
            Released NZ 7 Jan 2014
            Publisher Misc - NewSouth
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            We Too Sing America: South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh Immigrants Shape Our Multiracial Future
             

            We Too Sing America: South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh Immigrants Shape Our Multiracial Future (Hardback)

            By Iyer, Deepa; Introduction by Martin, Michel

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            In the years since 9/11, national security laws, Islamophobia, and anti-immigrant sentiment influenced public policies, leading to hate violence and criminalization of South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh immigrants. In An America for All, Deepa Iyer blends first-person accounts w...ith profiles of young people remaking the American racial landscape while facing the effects of racism. These young activists use creative resistance to build multiracial solidarity and shape a new America in which the other belongs. This generation of activists, Iyer argues, is igniting a twenty-first century racial justice movement with an intersectional approach that draws on faith, immigration status, gender, class, and sexual orientation. As the United States transforms into a majority-minority nation, racial anxiety will continue to influence people's lives. Iyer deftly analyzes the forces of the new racism in the United States and offers practices for multiracial solidarity and inclusive racial narratives. An America for All is a powerful and timely book about the more than ten million South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh immigrants that are remaking America--for the better.
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            ISBN 9781620970140
            Released NZ 27 Oct 2015
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            Snowden: The Only Safe Place Is on the Run

            Snowden: The Only Safe Place Is on the Run (Hardback)

            By Fitzgerald, Kieran; Stone, Oliver; Foreword by Talbot, David

            Based upon the book The time of the octopus by Anatoly Kucherena.

            ISBN 9781510719651
            Released NZ 16 Sep 2016
            Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
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            Journal of the Plague Year: An Insider's Chronicle of Eliot Spitzer's Short and Tragic Reign

            Journal of the Plague Year: An Insider's Chronicle of Eliot Spitzer's Short and Tragic Reign (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Skyhorse Stationary)

            By Constantine, Lloyd

            An intimate account of the Spitzer administration, one man's political downfall, and the enduring friendship between two complex men.

            ISBN 9781620872000
            Released NZ 15 Nov 2012
            Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
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            The Plot to Hack America: How Putin's Cyberspies and WikiLeaks Tried to Steal the 2016 Election

            The Plot to Hack America: How Putin's Cyberspies and WikiLeaks Tried to Steal the 2016 Election (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Nance, Malcolm

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            Proposes that Putin's spy agency, run by the Russian billionaire class, used the promise of power and influence to cultivate Trump as well as his closest aides to become unwitting assets of the Russian government.

            ISBN 9781510723320
            Released NZ 25 Oct 2016
            Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
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            Crossing Ocean Parkway
             

            Crossing Ocean Parkway (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            By Torgovnick, Marianna De Marco

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            Marianna De Marco Torgovnick's unflinching account of crossing cultural boundaries in American life, of what it means to be an Italian American woman who became a scholar and literary critic.

            ISBN 9780226808307
            Released NZ 15 Jan 1996
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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            Unprecedented: The Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare
             

            Unprecedented: The Constitutional Challenge to Obamacare (Hardback)

            Foreword by Barnett, Randy; Blackman, Josh

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            This inside story of the legal challenge to Obamacare from a conservative constitutional lawyer involved in the movement is a brilliant mixture of legal, political and media intrigue capped by a truly consequential Supreme Court decision.

            ISBN 9781610393287
            Released NZ 24 Sep 2013
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            Backlash 9/11: Middle Eastern and Muslim Americans Respond
             

            Backlash 9/11: Middle Eastern and Muslim Americans Respond (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bakalian, Anny; Bozorgmehr, Medhi

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            For most Americans, September 11, 2001, symbolized the moment when their security was altered. For Middle Eastern and Muslim Americans, 9/11 also ushered in a backlash in the form of hate crimes and a string of devastating government initiatives. This book analyses the impact of ...the post-9/11 events on Middle Eastern and Muslim Americans.
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            ISBN 9780520257351
            Released NZ 15 Mar 2009
            Publisher University of California Press
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            Uprooting Racism - 4th Edition: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice

            Uprooting Racism - 4th Edition: How White People Can Work for Racial Justice (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised and Updated)

            By Kivel, Paul

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            Over 50,000 copies sold of earlier editions! Powerful strategies and practical tools for white people committed to racial justice

            ISBN 9780865718654
            Released NZ 19 Sep 2017
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            The Mirror Test: America at War in Iraq and Afghanistan

            The Mirror Test: America at War in Iraq and Afghanistan (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Weston, J. Kael

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            A former State Department official draws on a wide range of voices and stories to explore the human costs of conflict, asking hard questions about the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

            ISBN 9780345806949
            Released NZ 15 Apr 2017
            Publisher Random House
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