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20 Common Chemicals and Pollutants That Can Increase the Risk of Cancer - Particularly in Children

The following excerpt is from Children and Environmental Toxins: What Everyone Needs to Know, by Philip J Landrigan and Mary M. Landrigan (Oxford University Press, 2018). Reprinted with permission.

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Why the Majority of White Women Voted for Trump

The following is adapted from the new book Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny by Kate Manne (Oxford University Press, November 2017), available for purchase from Amazon and IndieBound

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Why the Soda Industry Is the Big Tobacco of Our Times

The following is an adapted excerpt from the new book Soda Politics: Taking on Big Soda (and Winning)Copyright © 2015 by Marion Nestle and published by Oxford University Press. All rights reserved. Available for purchase from Amazon and IndieBound:

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By 2030, Nearly 100,000 Additional Child Deaths From Undernutrition Will Occur Due to Climate Change

The following excerpt is from Climate Change and the Health of Nations: Famines, Fevers, and the Fate of Populations, by Anthony J. McMichael with Alistair Woodward and Cameron Muir. Copyright © 2017 by Oxford University Press and published by Oxford University Press. All rights reserved.

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Police Reform Means Nothing Without Equality and Dignity

The following is an adapted excerpt from the new book The Making of Black Lives Matter: A Brief History of An Idea by Christopher J. Lebron (Oxford University Press, June 2017), available from Amazon and IndieBound:

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Inside the Thinking of One of the Early Pioneers Who Pinpointed the Oppression Facing Poor Women of Color

From JANE CROW: The Life of Pauli Murray by Rosalind Rosenberg. Copyright © 2017 by Oxford University Press and published by Oxford University Press. All rights reserved. Available from Amazon and IndieBound.

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The World Is Getting a Lot More Authoritarian

The following is an excerpt from the new book The Despot's Accomplice: How the West is Aiding and Abetting the Decline of Democracy by Brian Klaas (Oxford University Press, April 2017):

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Two Surprising Factors That Make Millions of Americans Sick

The following is an excerpt from Prevention Diaries, by Larry Cohen. Published December 1, 2016, by Oxford University Press.

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Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age: There Are No Shortcuts

The following is an adapted excerpt from the new book No Shortcuts: Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age by Jane F. McAlevey (Oxford University Press, 2016): 

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Philip K. Dick's Divine, Amphetamine-Fueled Madness

The following is an excerpt from the new book The Divine Madness of Philip K. Dick by Kyle Arnold (Oxford University Press, 2016): 

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One of the Most Inspiring Feminist Civil Rights Leaders That Deserve a Better Place in American History

The following is an excerpt adapted from the new book Until There is Justice by Jennifer Scanlon (Oxford University Press, 2016): 

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How We're All Supporting One of the Worst Dictatorships in the World

The following is an excerpt from the new book Blood Oil: Tyrants, Violence, and the Rules that Run the World by Leif Wenar (Oxford University Press, 2016)

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America Is Woefully Unprepared for Another Disputed Election

The following is an excerpt from the new book Ballot Battles by Edward Foley (Oxford University Press, 2016): 

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What's at the Heart of Right-Wing Outrage Culture? An Unshaking Belief in an Ultimate Truth

The following is an excerpt from the new book On Purpose by Paul Froese (Oxford University Press, 2016): 

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The 500 Year History of Waterboarding - and Why It Doesn't Even Work

The following is an excerpt from the new book Does Torture Work? by John Schiemann (Oxford University Press, 2015): 

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Mass Incarceration Was a Huge Mistake - Here's What Needs to Change

The following is an excerpt from the new book Sentencing Fragments by Michael Tonry (Oxford University Press, 2016)

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Why America's Anti-Terror Bureaucracy Lives in a Constant State of Paranoia

The following is an excerpt from the new book Chasing Ghosts by John Mueller & Mark Stewart (Oxford University Press, 2015): 

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The Death of the Professional: Are Doctors, Lawyers and Accountants Becoming Obsolete?

The following is an excerpt adapted from the new book The Future of the Professions by Richard Susskind & Daniel Susskind (Oxford University Press, 2015)

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Scientists Take Scarier Risks in Human Experiments When Society Is Threatened

The following is an excerpt from the new book  Secret Science: A Century of Poison Warfare and Human Experiments  by Ulf Schmidt (Oxford University Press, 2015): 

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It Shouldn't Take a Lawsuit to Stop Homophobic Adults from Bullying Students to Death - But It Did

The following is an excerpt from the new book  Beyond Bullying : Breaking the Cycle of Shame, Bullying, and Violence  by Jonathan Fast (Oxford University Press, 2016): 

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We Are Winning the Fight Against Big Soda and the Health Catastrophe It Has Created

The following is an excerpt from the new book Soda Politics: Taking on Big Soda (and Winning) by Marion Nestle (Oxford University Press, 2015): 

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What Is Consciousness? Neuroscientist May Have Answer to the Big Question

The following is an excerpt from the new book Consciousness and the Social Brain by Michael S. A. Graziano (Oxford University Press, 2015): 

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We Bring Animals Into this World Just to Kill Them - Is this Morally Wrong?

The following is an excerpt from the new book  The Moral Complexities of Eating Meat  edited by Ben Bramble and edited by Bob Fischer, (Oxford University Press, 2015): 

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We're All Paying for the Unaccountability of So-Called Experts Who Screwed Up the World Economy

The following is an excerpt from the new book Failed: What the 'Experts' Got Wrong about the Global Economy by Mark Weisbrot (Oxford University Press, 2015).

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I'm a Married Man. I'm Also a Catholic Priest

The following is an excerpt from Keeping the Vow: The Untold Story of Married Catholic Priests by D. Paul Sullins (Oxford University Press, 2016):

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9 Ways Governments Can Combat Violent Extremism Without Turning the Internet Into Big Brother

The follow is an essay by David Stevens and Kieron O'Hara, authors of the new book The Devil's Long Tail: Religious and Other Radicals in the Internet Marketplace (Oxford University Press, 2015). The essay was created based on the main concepts in the book:

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How One Doctor Fought a Giant Pesticide Company And Won

The following is an excerpt from the new book  Who Rules the Earth: How Social Rules Shape Our Planet and Our Lives by Paul Steinberg (Oxford University Press, 2015):

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All Those Techies Who Predicted the Demise of the Public Library Were Wrong

The following was written by author Wayne Wiegand as a complement to his new book, Part of Our Lives: A People's History of the American Public Library (Oxford University Press, 2015)

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