Books by Joel Simon

Released: Jan. 8, 2019

"A persuasive argument that deserves to be heard in Foggy Bottom, the Pentagon, and other corridors of power."
A well-formed argument against the doctrine of refusing to negotiate with terrorists to gain the release of hostages. Read full book review >
THE NEW CENSORSHIP by Joel Simon
NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 11, 2014

"Not so much a powerful reading experience as an attempt to influence international policy."
As the executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists, Columbia Journalism Review and Slate contributor Simon (Endangered Mexico: An Environment on the Edge, 1997) has a worthy agenda, which he advances here in a manner devoid of both sensationalism and much literary flair.Read full book review >
ENDANGERED MEXICO by Joel Simon
NON-FICTION
Released: April 22, 1997

"This sobering book is required reading for environmentalists, both critics and supporters of NAFTA, and all readers who care for Mexico's future."
Fine environmental reporting from the Third World front lines. Read full book review >