• 7 Questions with Chuck Rocha on Latino Outreach and the 2020 Sanders Campaign

    Aug 19, 2020 by Mariana Boully Perez

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    *Credit to Lalo Alcaraz for the book cover

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  • 7 Questions on San Francisco, Social Movements, and Politics with Author Lincoln Mitchell

    Jun 10, 2020 by Hope Rohrbach and Mariana Boully Perez

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    How Political and Social Movements in 1978 Transformed San Francisco

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  • Book Recommendations to Round Out Your Year!

    Dec 18, 2019 by Alicia Barry and Hope Rohrbach

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    End Your Year with Book Recommendations from Our 7 Questions Participants!

    Throughout the year, we’ve been lucky enough to speak with so many people who are experts across many different fields as part of our 7 Questions series. These folks made some book recommendations that we want to highlight and share with you. 

    Below we’ve featured a book from each category that we think is particularly compelling, but each one presents unique and exciting ideas:

    Women’s Issues:

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  • Holiday Book Gift Guide

    Dec 11, 2019 by Alicia Barry and Hope Rohrbach

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    Cross a Name Off Your List with Our Holiday Book Gift Guide

    It can be hard figuring out what to gift everyone for the holidays, but we’ve got your back. If your friends and family aren’t readers, we even have cookbooks for those looking for a less traditional read. In fact, there are options for all interests and ages. Our staff had some great recommendations for what to pick up for the folks you care about. And, hey, maybe pick up one for yourself while you’re at it! Check out our holiday book gift guide: 

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  • Book Gift Ideas for the Politicos in Your Life

    Dec 10, 2018 by Elena Veatch

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    Encourage the politicos you know to unplug with the help of these book gift ideas. 

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year… to help the politicos in your life step away from their screens after a crazy election cycle! Give me your tired, your email-fatigued, your news-raddled—there’s something for everyone on this list of book gift ideas.

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  • Advocacy Books: Using Your Personal Story for Political Communication

    Aug 27, 2018

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    Spreading Your Message - Political Advocacy Books

    Everyone has a story to tell. For politicians, advocates, and change makers, how you tell your story is essential. A great way to do this is through writing a book about your life. Every major politician of the last few decades has penned an autobiography, telling their story of how they achieved the American Dream. Political advocacy books include how the writer grew to overcome obstacles and persevere to make the world a better place.

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  • Recommended Reading from Political Pros

    May 21, 2018 by Elena Veatch

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    A recommended reading list from TCW interviewees

    We always try to ask the political pros we interview in our “7 questions” blog series what they’re reading. As a result, we’ve gotten some great recommended reading ideas from these folks. Some of these reads help shed light on the state of the American electorate; others will give you the break you deserve from the state of our politics. Behold, our latest recommended reading list, brought to you by experts in Democratic polling, messaging, political science, decision-making, fundraising, and beyond. Happy reading!

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  • 6 Political Memoirs to Inspire You to Effect Positive Social Change

    Jul 13, 2017 by Elena Veatch

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    Not every political memoir is just an excuse to remind people you’re running for office; some help inspire positive social change.

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