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Books by and about 2020 presidential candidates
Crippled America,
by Donald J. Trump (2015)
by Cory Booker (2016)
The Truths We Hold,
by Kamala Harris (2019)
Smart on Crime,
by Kamala Harris (2010)
Guide to Political Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2017)
Where We Go From Here,
by Bernie Sanders (2018)
Promise Me, Dad ,
by Joe Biden (2017)
Conscience of a Conservative,
by Jeff Flake (2017)
Two Paths,
by Gov. John Kasich (2017)
Every Other Monday,
by Rep. John Kasich (2010)
Courage is Contagious,
by John Kasich (1998)
Shortest Way Home,
by Pete Buttigieg (2019)
The Book of Joe ,
by Jeff Wilser (2019; biography of Joe Biden)
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Our Revolution,
by Bernie Sanders (2016)
This Fight Is Our Fight,
by Elizabeth Warren (2017)
Higher Loyalty,
by James Comey (2018)
The Making of Donald Trump,
by David Cay Johnston (2017)
Books by and about the 2016 presidential election
What Happened ,
by Hillary Clinton (2017)
Higher Loyalty ,
by James Comey (2018)
Trump vs. Hillary On The Issues ,
by Jesse Gordon (2016)
Hard Choices,
by Hillary Clinton (2014)
Becoming ,
by Michelle Obama (2018)
Outsider in the White House,
by Bernie Sanders (2015)

Book Reviews

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2007 NAACP Presidential Primary Forum: Eight Democrats plus one Republican at annual convention for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

 OnTheIssues.org excerpts:  (click on issues for details)
Civil Rights
    Chris Dodd: Bury "N" word along with "neglect", "silence", "bigotry".
    Dennis Kucinich: Supreme Court has forgotten 13th, 14th, & 15th Amendment.
    Mike Gravel: Dems love blacks during elections, but nothing has improved.
    Mike Gravel: Electoral-industrial complex steals African-American votes.
    Joe Biden: Separate juveniles from adults in jail.
    Joe Biden: Most violent crime is related to drugs.
    Barack Obama: Supreme Court was wrong on school anti-integration ruling.
    Bill Richardson: Supreme Court backstabbed equality of Brown v. Board of Ed.
    Chris Dodd: Tragedy that Supreme Court overturns Brown desegregation.
    Hillary Clinton: Working families cannot participate in school between 9 & 3.
    John Edwards: Appoint judges with backbone to desegregate schools.
Foreign Policy
    Bill Richardson: We always forget about Africa; I will care.
    Chris Dodd: We neglect the Caribbean; I will pay attention.
    John Edwards: Make primary school available to 100M kids in Africa.
Free Trade
    Joe Biden: No trade agreements without workers’ & environmental rights.
Government Reform
    Barack Obama: Registered 150,000 new minority voters in Chicago in 1992.
    Bill Richardson: When all minorities can vote, Democrats win.
    Chris Dodd: Proud to have introduced the “Help America Vote Act”.
    Dennis Kucinich: Voted against certifying 2004 election because of Ohio fraud.
    Hillary Clinton: Same-day voter registration; no oppressive ID requirements.
    Joe Biden: Roberts & Alito have turned Supreme Court upside down.
    Joe Biden: History of racism was keeping black Americans from voting.
    John Edwards: Vigorously prosecute voter suppression efforts.
    Mike Gravel: Without paper ballots, they’ll steal the next election too.
Gun Control
    Barack Obama: Stop unscrupulous gun dealers dumping guns in cities.
    Bill Richardson: Attack poverty at the core of gun violence.
    Dennis Kucinich: We have babies dying in the streets; ban handguns.
    Hillary Clinton: Get assault weapons & guns off the street.
    John Edwards: Don’t need AK-47 to hunt; renew assault weapons ban.
    Mike Gravel: Military culture causes more gun violence.
    Tom Tancredo: Illegal immigrants especially hurt African-American workers.
Principles & Values
    John Edwards: Doing something about the two Americas is cause of my life.
    Tom Tancredo: Only Republican to appear at NAACP annual convention.
War & Peace
    Bill Richardson: African-American community has disproportionate war pain.
    Dennis Kucinich: Same thinking that took us into Iraq will take us into Iran.
    Joe Biden: Never de-fund a single soldier in Iraq.

The above quotations are from 2007 NAACP Presidential Primary Forum: Eight Democrats plus one Republican at annual convention for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

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