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Larry Joseph Sabato is an American political scientist and political analyst. He is the Robert Kent Gooch Professor of Politics at the University of Virginia, where he is also the founder and director of the Center for Politics, which works to promote civic engagement and participation.
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Securing Borders, Securing Power
The Rise and Decline of Arizona's Border Politics
Mike Slaven - 2022-08-02
In 2010 Arizona enacted Senate Bill 1070, the notorious "show-me-your-papers" law. At the time, it was widely portrayed as a draconian outlier; today, it is clear that events in Arizona foreshadowed the rise of Donald Trump and underscored the worldwide trend toward the securitization of migration-treating immigrants as a security threat. Offering ...
Larry Sabato
Well-timed book (AZ primary day) on Arizona border policy by Mike Slaven, @UVA alum. Give it a read!      source
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Invisible Storm
A Soldier's Memoir of Politics and PTSD
Jason Kander - 2022-07-05
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From political wunderkind and former army intelligence officer Jason Kander comes a haunting, powerful memoir about impossible choices—and how sometimes walking away from the chance of a lifetime can be the greatest decision of all.In 2017, President Obama, in his final Oval Office interview, was asked who gave him hope for the future of the countr...
Larry Sabato
All of Jason’s royalties are going to fight veteran suicide and homelessness. This is a book worth buying for what it says…and what it does. Please order now.      source
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Case Closed
Lee Harvey Oswald and the Assassination of JFK
Gerald Posner - 2003-09-09 (first published in 1993)
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The assassination of John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963, continues to inspire interest ranging from well-meaning speculation to bizarre conspiracy theories and controversial filmmaking. But in this landmark book, reissued with a new afterword for the 40th anniversary of the assassination, Gerald Posner examines all of the available evidence and r...
Larry Sabato
@spincity615 @KevinGHall Yes, @geraldposner ‘s book is essential reading. He’s a good guy too.      source
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