Reading Recommendations (as of 11/15)

Some relevant things to read right now:

  • The Book Thief by: Marcus Zusak
  • Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me by: Mindy Kailing
  • Exit, Voice, and Loyalty by: Albert O. Hirschman
  • Ellen DeGeneres’s Facebook page, filled with acts of kindness
  • The Bible
  • Sing to Me: My Story of Making Music, Finding Magic, and Searching for Who’s Next by: L.A. Reid (Rachel–I think this was the right book? If not correct me in the comments)
  • @humansofny (Humans of New York) Instagram account
  • Readings on constitutional law
  • Readings on issues that the Supreme Court will be facing in the near future.
  • The Wave by: Todd Strasser (Will–I think this is the author, clarify if I got it wrong)
  • Card Stacks on Vox.com
  • Encouraging quotes and poems (Shaylyn suggests Maya Angelou’s Still I Rise)
  • Articles on The Guardian (Dennis suggests an article about the long-term strategies of Democrats and Republicans in the last few decades, and how it relates to the Midwest’s Republican vote this election)
  • Articles on Buzzfeed
  • Flipping back and forth between news sites such as BBC News/NYT and less heavy sites like Reddit.
  • “A Letter to America from Leslie Knope” on Vox.com
  • Nixonland and other writings by Rick Perlstein on Goldwater, Nixon and Reagan
  • Don’t Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric by: Claudia Rankine

Feel free to comment with clarifications or further suggestions!

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