Books by John B. Judis

Released: Oct. 9, 2018

"Wonkish but of broad interest to students of geopolitics, international affairs, and economics."
The longtime political journalist limns the rise of Trumpian nationalism in the face of a bewilderingly global world. Read full book review >
GENESIS by John B. Judis
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 4, 2014

"A valiant, detailed effort to establish some clarity around the murky historical underpinnings of the Arab/Israeli conflict."
Dogged, exhaustive survey of the rocky road from late-19th-century Zionism through President Harry Truman's recognition of the state of Israel. Read full book review >
THE EMERGING DEMOCRATIC MAJORITY by John B. Judis
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 1, 2002

"Politicians, campaign strategists, and trend-watchers will find much to ponder—or fret over, depending on where they sit."
Liberals, take heart: the day is fast approaching when Newt Gingrich and George Bush will be forgotten names in a better America. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 1, 2000

"Although Judis cuts a wide swath through the political right, his principal targets are greed and self-interest, two persistent and pervasive enemies of American democracy."
The senior editor of the New Republic (Grand Illusion: Critics and Champions of the American Century, 1992, etc.) wonders how we can "strengthen our institutions" when they are so firmly in the grip of "vested interests.— Surveying the American landscape, Judis identifies a variety of problems that threaten our political integrity. Read full book review >