Civic Minded Book Club

Do you want to effect change in our society? Topics to be explored are the current global political climate, the Constitution, inequalities in the political and economic systems, the state of America and its citizens today, and alternatives for our future.

Meets fourth Thursdays at 7:00pm on Zoom.



2022 Selections


January 24Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen by Jose Antonio Vargas

February 28Dirty Work: Essential Jobs and the Hidden Toll of Inequality in America by Eyal Press

March 28The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America’s Enemies by Jason Fagone

April 25

How We Go Home: Voices from Indigenous North America edited by Sara Sinclair


May 23
San Fransicko: Why Progressives Ruin Cities by Michael Shellenberger

June 271000 Years of Joys and Sorrows: A Memoir by Ai Weiwei

July 28Midnight in Washington: How We Almost Lost Our Democracy and Still Could by Adam Schiff 
August 25Putin's People: How the KGB Took Back Russia and Then Took on the West by Catherine Belton  Register to attend
September 22Fulfillment: Winning and Losing in One-Click America by Alec MacGillis Register to attend
October 27The Loneliest Americans by Jay Caspian KangRegister to attend
November TBD
DecemberTBD

                   

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