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Exposed: The Toxic Chemistry of Everyday Products and What's at Stake for American Power | $15.61
BY MARK SCHAPIRO | Corporations are forced to meet stricter environmental and health guidelines set by the European Union, resulting in a shift of global power (2007). Learn more.

Buried in the Bitter Waters: The Hidden History of Racial Cleansing in America | $17.79
BY ELLIOT JASPIN | Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Elliot Jaspin spent more than five years researching the forced expulsion of Black residents from America's small towns (2007).

No Place to Hide | $10.20
BY ROBERT O'HARROW | When you go to work, stop at the store, fly in a plane, or surf the web, you are being watched. Where the data revolution meets the needs of national security, there is no place to hide (2006). Learn more.

Circle of Poison: Pesticides and People in a Hungry World | $7.95
BY MARK SCHAPIRO, DAVID WEIR | Banned pesticides shipped to Third World countries return as residues in imported food (1981).

The Bhopal Syndrome | $10.00
BY DAVID WEIR | The world's worst industrial accident—more than 2,000 people dead. Where will it happen next? (1987)

Yakuza: Japan's Criminal Underworld | $14.93
BY DAVID KAPLAN, ALEC DUBRO | The first book to explore in depth the culture, history and influence of the Japanese organized crime world (1986).

Paper Trails: A Guide to Public Records in California | $12.89
As advertised in the New York Times: An exhaustive and invaluable guide to governmental information. Updated edition includes information on how to access records online (1996).


Banished | DVD $26.95
From the 1860s to the 1920s, small town residents violently expelled their African American neighbors. Many of these communities remain all-white today. Banished tells the story of three counties struggling with the question: What can be done to repair past racial injustice? (2007). Learn more.

Nuestra Familia, Our Family | DVD $21.60
This award-winning documentary film goes inside one of California's most powerful Latino prison gangs to reveal the gang's devastating effect on families—and the controversial war to stop its spread (2006). Learn more.

Hot Politics | DVD $24.99 | VHS $24.99
FRONTLINE and CIR go behind the scenes to explore how bi-partisan political and economic forces prevented the U.S. government from confronting what may be one of the most serious problems facing humanity today (2007). Learn more.