Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017 at 7:00 pm Fred Harper Room We will discuss Michelle Obama: A Life by Peter Slevin. This biography covers the inspirational life story of Michelle by providing insights into her family history, working class upbringing, trials and tribulations at Princeton and Harvard, forging of a career and family, and the whirlwind presidential election of 2008.
Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 at 7:00 pm Fred Harper Room We will discuss All the Shah’s Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror by Stephen Kinzer. Ever wonder why many Iranians do not trust the United States? This author answers that question by providing a detailed description of why and how the CIA of the United States orchestrated the overthrow of the western oriented, democratically elected, and secular government of Iran in 1953. This book is important and a must-read for anyone interested in the background of what is currently going on in the Middle East.