This Is Your Brain on Birth Control: The Surprising Science of Women, Hormones, and the Law of Unintended Consequences

An eye opening book that reveals crucial information every woman taking hormonal birth control should know This groundbreaking book sheds light on how hormonal birth control affects women and the world around them in ways we are just now beginning to understand By allowing women to control their

Antisocial: Online Extremists, Techno-Utopians, and the Hijacking of the American Conversation

From a rising star at The New Yorker , a deeply immersive chronicle of how the optimistic entrepreneurs of Silicon Valley set out to create a free and democratic internet and how the cynical propagandists of the alt right exploited that freedom to propel the extreme into the mainstream For several

Narrative Economics: How Stories Go Viral and Drive Major Economic Events

From Nobel Prize winning economist and New York Times bestselling author Robert Shiller, a new way to think about how popular stories help drive economic eventsIn a world in which internet troll farms attempt to influence foreign elections, can we afford to ignore the power of viral stories to affect

The Cult of Trump: A Leading Cult Expert Explains How the President Uses Mind Control

One of Americas leading experts in cults and mind control provides an eye opening analysis of Trump and the indoctrination tactics he uses to build a fanatical devotion in his supporters.Over the past two years, Trumps behavior has become both disturbing and yet increasingly familiar He relies

Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know

In July 2015, a young black woman named Sandra Bland was pulled over for a minor traffic violation in rural Texas Minutes later she was arrested and jailed Three days later, she committed suicide in her cell What went wrong Talking to Strangers is all about what happens when we encounter people

Poisoner in Chief: Sidney Gottlieb and the CIA Search for Mind Control

The bestselling author of All the Shahs Men and The Brothers tells the astonishing story of the man who oversaw the CIAs secret drug and mind control experiments of the 1950s and 60s.The visionary chemist Sidney Gottlieb was the CIAs master magician and gentlehearted torturerthe agencys poisoner in