Mccabe started as a street agent in the FBI's New York field office, serving under director Louis Freeh. The instant #1 new york Times Bestseller!This program is read by the author. On march 16, 2018, just twenty-six hours before his scheduled retirement from the organization he had served with distinction for more than two decades, Andrew G.
The Threat: How the FBI Protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump #ad - He became an expert in two kinds of investigations that are critical to American national security: Russian organized crime―which is inextricably linked to the Russian state―and terrorism. Important, revealing, and powerfully argued, how it works, The Threat tells the true story of what the FBI is, and why it will endure as an institution of integrity that protects America.
Under director robert mueller, mccabe led the investigations of major attacks on American soil, a plot to bomb the New York subways, including the Boston Marathon bombing, and several narrowly averted bombings of aircraft. President donald trump celebrated on twitter: "andrew McCabe FIRED, a great day for the hard working men and women of the FBI - A great day for Democracy.
In the threat: how the fbi protects America in the Age of Terror and Trump, Andrew G.
Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on EarthRandom House Audio #ad - It’s in her nature. Blowout is a call to contain the lion: to stop subsidizing the wealthiest businesses on earth, to fight for transparency, and to check the influence of the world’s most destructive industry and its enablers. With her trademark black humor, revealing the greed and incompetence of Big Oil and Gas along the way, Maddow takes us on a switchback journey around the globe, and drawing a surprising conclusion about why the Russian government hacked the 2016 U.
S. Chevron, and a host of other industry players get their star turn, BP, most notably ExxonMobil and the deceptively well-behaved Rex Tillerson. Election. But being outraged at it is, according to Maddow, “like being indignant when a lion takes down and eats a gazelle. As maddow writes, “Democracy either wins this one or disappears.
”. You can’t really blame the lion. 1 new york times bestseller • big oil and gas versus democracy—winner Take All In 2010, the words “earthquake swarm” entered the lexicon in Oklahoma. And in 2014, ukrainian revolutionaries raided the palace of their ousted president and found a zoo of peacocks, gilded toilets, and a floating restaurant modeled after a Spanish galleon.
Blowout: Corrupted Democracy, Rogue State Russia, and the Richest, Most Destructive Industry on Earth #ad - The oil and gas industry has weakened democracies in developed and developing countries, fouled oceans and rivers, and propped up authoritarian thieves and killers. Unlikely as it might seem, there is a thread connecting these events, and Rachel Maddow follows it to its crooked source: the unimaginably lucrative and equally corrupting oil and gas industry.
The Mueller ReportSimon & Schuster Audio and Blackstone Publishing #ad - Each document is introduced and explained by Washington Post reporters. Carlos lozada, the washington post the only book with exclusive analysis by the Pulitzer Prize winning staff of The Washington Post, and the most complete and authoritative available. Read the findings of the special counsel s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, complete with accompanying analysis by the Post reporters who ve covered the story from the beginning.
. This edition from the washington post/scribner contains: the long-awaited report on the investigation into russian interference in the 2016 presidential election an introduction by the washington Post titled A President, a Prosecutor, the White House, the Trump legal defense team, and the Russians Key documents in the Special Counsel s investigation, the FBI, the Trump Campaign, including in the Special Counsel s Office, to the report's delivery A guide to individuals involved, the Department of Justice, when Robert Mueller was appointed, and the Protection of American Democracy A timeline of the major events of the Special Counsel s investigation from May 2017, including filings pertaining to General Michael T.
The Mueller Report #ad - The special counsel s investigation looms as a turning point in American history. The mueller report is essential reading for all citizens concerned about the fate of the presidency and the future of our democracy. Flynn, roger stone, paul manafort, Michael Cohen, and the Russian internet operation in St.
One of the most urgent and important investigations ever conducted, his presidential campaign, and Russian interference in the 2016 election, the Mueller inquiry focuses on Donald Trump, and draws on the testimony of dozens of witnesses and the work of some of the country s most seasoned prosecutors.
A WarningHachette Book Group and Blackstone Publishing #ad - An unprecedented behind-the-scenes portrait of the Trump presidency from the anonymous senior official whose first words of warning about the president rocked the nation's capital.
Fear: Trump in the White HouseSimon & Schuster Audio #ad - It was no less than an administrative coup d’état, ” Woodward writes, “a nervous breakdown of the executive power of the most powerful county in the world. ”. Over 2 million copies sold runaway #1 new york times bestseller sensational #1 international bestseller “explosive. The washington Post “Devastating.
The new yorker “Unprecedented. Cnn “great reporting. Astute. Hugh hewitt the inside story on president trump, as only bob woodward can tell itwith authoritative reporting honed through nine presidencies, author Bob Woodward reveals in unprecedented detail the harrowing life inside President Donald Trump’s White House and precisely how he makes decisions on major foreign and domestic policies.
The focus is on the explosive debates and the decision-making in the Oval Office, the Situation Room, Air Force One and the White House residence. Fear is the most intimate portrait of a sitting president ever published during the president’s first years in office. It reports in-depth on trump’s key domestic issues particularly trade and tariff disputes, immigration, tax legislation, the Paris Climate Accord and the racial violence in Charlottesville in 2017.
Fear: Trump in the White House #ad - It discloses how senior trump white house officials joined together to steal draft orders from the president’s Oval Office desk so he would not issue directives that would jeopardize top secret intelligence operations. Often with day-by-day details, iran, dialogue and documentation, the Middle East, Fear tracks key foreign issues from North Korea, NATO, Afghanistan, China and Russia.
Woodward draws from hundreds of hours of interviews with firsthand sources, meeting notes, personal diaries, files and documents.
Team of Vipers: My 500 Extraordinary Days in the Trump White HouseMacmillan Audio #ad - And he took notes. Sometimes all in the same conversation. As a result, world leaders, sims gained unprecedented access to the President, sitting in on private meetings with key Congressional officials, and top White House advisors. He gained key, often surprising insights into the players of the Trump West Wing, from Jared Kushner and John Kelly to Steve Bannon and Kellyanne Conway.
He even helped trump craft his enemies list, knowing who was loyal and who was not. If you hate trump you need the truth; if you love Trump you need the truth. After standing at donald trump’s side on election Night, Cliff Sims joined him in the West Wing as Special Assistant to the President and Director of White House Message Strategy.
Team of Vipers: My 500 Extraordinary Days in the Trump White House #ad - He soon found himself pulled into the President’s inner circle as a confidante, an errand boy, a punching bag, an advisor, and a friend. The story of what it was really like in the West Wing as a member of the President’s team. Hundreds of pages of notes. Sims’s vivid portrait of trump shrewdly balances admiration with misgivings, and his intricate, engrossing accounts of White House vendettas and power plays have a good mix of immersion and perspective.
The story of power and palace intrigue, as well as painful moral compromises, backstabbing and bold victories, occasionally with yourself. Team of vipers tells the full story, as only a true insider could. In real-time.
Siege: Trump Under FireMacmillan Audio #ad - The democrats see victory at the polls, and perhaps impeachment, in front of them. But the wheels of justice are inexorably turning: Robert Mueller’s “witch hunt” haunts Trump every day, and other federal prosecutors are taking a deep dive into his business affairs. No longer tempered by experienced advisers, he is more impulsive and volatile than ever.
Trump, meanwhile, is certain he is invincible, making him all the more exposed and vulnerable. Fire and fury, an instant sensation, defined the first phase of the Trump administration; now, in Siege, Wolff has written an equally essential and explosive book about a presidency that is under fire from almost every side.
Siege: Trump Under Fire #ad - At the outset of trump’s second year as president, his situation is profoundly different. Surrounded by enemies and blind to his peril, Trump is a raging, self-destructive inferno―and the most divisive leader in American history. Michael wolff, author of the bombshell bestseller Fire and Fury, once again takes us inside the Trump presidency to reveal a White House under siege.
Just one year into donald trump’s term as president, Michael Wolff told the electrifying story of a White House consumed by controversy, chaos, and intense rivalries. Week by week, as trump becomes increasingly erratic, the question that lies at the heart of his tenure becomes ever more urgent: Will this most abnormal of presidencies at last reach the breaking point and implode?Both a riveting narrative and a brilliant front-lines report, Siege provides an alarming and indelible portrait of a president like no other.
. Many in the political establishment―even some members of his own administration―have turned on him and are dedicated to bringing him down.
A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and LeadershipMacmillan Audio #ad - Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and the U. S. Comey served as director of the fbI from 2013 to 2017, appointed to the post by President Barack Obama. He previously served as U. S. Deputy attorney general in the administration of President George W. Comey's conversational tone instantly connects with the listener, and hearing him deliver the book's highly charged contents in his own voice brings authenticity and immediacy to the presentation.
. This greatly anticipated, revelatory memoir needs to be heard. Audiofile magazinein his audiobook, former fbi director james comey shares his never-before-told experiences from some of the highest-stakes situations of his career in the past two decades of American government, ethical leadership looks like, A Higher Loyalty, exploring what good, and how it drives sound decisions.
A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership #ad - From prosecuting the mafia and martha stewart to helping change the Bush administration's policies on torture and electronic surveillance, overseeing the Hillary Clinton e-mail investigation as well as ties between the Trump campaign and Russia, Comey has been involved in some of the most consequential cases and policies of recent history.
More praise for a higher loyalty:"it was essential that comey himself narrate this book, not only because his absence would have distracted listeners familiar with his voice but also because only the author could credibly convey the range of raw emotions emanating from the experiences he shares from this most eventful of lives.
Booklist, Starred Review. Bush. His journey provides an unprecedented entry into the corridors of power, and a remarkable lesson in what makes an effective leader.
BecomingRandom House Audio #ad - An intimate, and inspiring memoir by the former first lady of the united states #1 new york times bestseller • oprah’s book club pick • NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, powerful, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era.
Warm, wise, and revelatory, becoming is the deeply personal reckoning of a woman of soul and substance who has steadily defied expectations—and whose story inspires us to do the same. In her memoir, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, michelle Obama invites readers into her world, chronicling the experiences that have shaped her—from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her years as an executive balancing the demands of motherhood and work, to her time spent at the world’s most famous address.
Becoming #ad - And around the world, dramatically changing the ways that families pursue healthier and more active lives, and standing with her husband as he led America through some of its most harrowing moments. Along the way, crushed carpool Karaoke, she showed us a few dance moves, and raised two down-to-earth daughters under an unforgiving media glare.
As first lady of the united states of america—the first african American to serve in that role—she helped create the most welcoming and inclusive White House in history, while also establishing herself as a powerful advocate for women and girls in the U. S. With unerring honesty and lively wit, she describes her triumphs and her disappointments, both public and private, telling her full story as she has lived it—in her own words and on her own terms.
Kushner, Inc.: Greed. Ambition. Corruption. The Extraordinary Story of Jared Kushner and Ivanka TrumpMacmillan Audio #ad - Policy and protocol. They have pursued an agenda that could increase their wealth while their actions have mostly gone unchecked. Their swift, gilded rise to extraordinary power in Donald Trump’s White House is unprecedented and dangerous. In kushner, Inc. Depicting themselves as the voices of reason in an otherwise crazy presidency, of laws, like him, and reveals that Jared and Ivanka are not just the President’s chief enablers: they, investigative journalist Vicky Ward digs beneath the myth the couple has created, appear disdainful of rules, and of ethics.
They are entitled inheritors of the worst kind; their combination of ignorance, and an insatiable lust for power has caused havoc all over the world, arrogance, and may threaten the democracy of the United States. Ward follows their trajectory from new jersey and New York City to the White House, where the couple’s many forays into policy-making and national security have mocked long-standing U.
Kushner, Inc.: Greed. Ambition. Corruption. The Extraordinary Story of Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump #ad - S. In kushner, Inc. Ward holds jared kushner and ivanka trump accountable: she unveils the couple’s self-serving transactional motivations and how those have propelled them into the highest levels of the US government where no one, the President included, has been able to stop them. The first explosive book about javanka and their infamous rise to powerJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump are the self-styled Prince and Princess of America.
Doing Justice: A Prosecutor's Thoughts on Crime, Punishment, and the Rule of LawRandom House Audio #ad - He shows why each step of this process is crucial to the legal system, but he also shows how we all need to think about each stage of the process to achieve truth and justice in our daily lives. Bharara uses anecdotes and case histories from his legal career--the successes as well as the failures--to illustrate the realities of the legal system, and the consequences of taking action and in some cases, not taking action, which can be just as essential when trying to achieve a just result.
Using case histories, personal experiences and his own inviting writing and teaching style, Preet Bharara shows the thought process we need to best achieve truth and justice in our daily lives and within our society. Preet bharara has spent much of his life examining our legal system, pushing to make it better, and prosecuting those looking to subvert it.
Doing Justice: A Prosecutor's Thoughts on Crime, Punishment, and the Rule of Law #ad - Some of what he writes about will be controversial and cause much discussion. By the one-time federal prosecutor for the Southern District of New York, an important overview of the way our justice system works, and why the rule of law is essential to our society. Ultimately, it is a thought-provoking, entertaining book about the need to find the humanity in our legal system--and in our society.
Much of what bharara discusses is inspiring--it gives us hope that rational and objective fact-based thinking, combined with compassion, can truly lead us on a path toward truth and justice. Bharara believes in our system and knows it must be protected, but to do so, we must also acknowledge and allow for flaws in the system and in human nature.