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Fired Up about Capitalism

by Tom Malleson, read by Omari Newton
edition: Audiobook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: business & economics, class differences


There is no alternative to free-market capitalism. At least that’s what we’ve been told since the 1980s, when Margaret Thatcher first declared the debate over. Politicians daily declare it, journalists parrot it, talk show hosts acquiesce to it, rich people gloat about it, and regular people simply assume it.

Fired Up about Capitalism forcefull …



The Story of What We Eat

by Paula Ayer
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: cooking & food, environmental science & ecosystems, business & economics

An indispensible guide for savvy teens to sort food myths from reality.

The everyday choices we make when it comes to food don’t just have an effect on us—they also affect other people and the planet.

Today’s teens are more attuned to what they eat and where it comes from than any generation before them. But there’s still more to know. Foodpr …

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