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17 of the Best Current Affairs Gifts – 2022

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Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

A fun and thoughtful mash up of pop culture and serious scholarship on the life of the Justice

Available at Amazon.com

I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark

I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark

Get to know celebrated Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg—in the first picture book about her life

Available at Amazon.com

The New Jim Crow:  Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

"A call to action for everyone concerned with racial justice"

Available at Amazon.com

Malala Yousafzai: Warrior with Words

Malala Yousafzai: Warrior with Words

The inspiring, true story of Malala Yousafzai, brought to life for young readers

Available at Amazon.com

Prisoners of Geography

Prisoners of Geography

Ten Maps That Explain Everything About the World

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Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World

Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World

A beautifully curated collection of personal narratives from female scientists from a wide variety of backgrounds and disciplines, with a dash of whimsy thrown in

Available at Amazon.com

Rad American Women A-Z

Rad American Women A-Z

Rebels, Trailblazers, and Visionaries who Shaped Our History . . . and Our Future!

Available at Amazon.com

The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine

The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine

The real story of the people who predicted, and profited from, the 2008 financial crash, as made into a recent movie adaptation

Available at Amazon.com

TED Books Box Set: The Completist

TED Books Box Set: The Completist

Long enough to explore a powerful idea but short enough to read in a single sitting, TED Books pick up where TED Talks leave off

Available at Amazon.com

Tickets To A Local TEDx Event

Tickets To A Local TEDx Event

Local conferences devoted to spreading interesting ideas, through short, powerful talks by a wide range of speakers

Available at TED

Humans of New York, The Book

Humans of New York, The Book

Based on the hugely popular blog, a beautiful, heartfelt, funny, and inspiring collection of photographs and stories capturing the spirit of a city

Available at Amazon.com

Double Down: Game Change 2012

Double Down: Game Change 2012

A fascinating insight into the behind the scenes workings of the 2012 presidential election, a must for political junkies

Available at Amazon.com

Time Magazine Subscription

Time Magazine Subscription

Get a subscription to the iconic news weekly covering world events, politics, business and culture

Available at Magazines.com

The Economist Magazine Subscription

The Economist Magazine Subscription

Fair, in-depth analysis and information about issues related to the economy, society and politics worldwide

Available at Magazines.com

Our Dumb Century: The Onion

Our Dumb Century: The Onion

Satirical website The Onion presents 100 years of headlines from "America's Finest News Source"

Available at Amazon.com

The Daily Show Presents America (The Book)

The Daily Show Presents America (The Book)

A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction from the popular satirical news show

Available at Amazon.com

Code Girls

Code Girls

The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II

Available at Amazon.com

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