Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict: A Primer by Phyllis Bennis

This deceivingly small book is entirely focused on the social, economic, and very political issues that surround the long-standing tensions between Palestinians and Israelis. It’s divided into six parts; each focusing on a different element of the conflict from history to globalization to election processes, etc. It’s incredibly detailed, very well researched, and would be […]

Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over Body by Jo Marchant

Cure is a fascinating book all about the human brain and how it affects our physical well being. The science behind it is incredible and each anecdote is thought-provoking and well told. I have never crossed a book quite like it. Jo Marchant is a freelance journalist so it’s easy to see how she’s developed […]