2020 Winners

Political & Current Events

Watch the following video to see which of the three finalists below won gold, and which won silver.

Savvy: Navigating Fake Companies, Fake Leaders, and Fake News in the Post-Trust Era

Authors: Shiv B. Singh and Rohini Luthra, Ph.D.

Publisher: Ideapress Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-940858-72-2

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How will we decide who to trust in a world of manipulated media? This book explores bias, deception and how to be believable in the post-trust era.

Why Do They Hate Us? Making Peace with the Muslim World

Author: Steve Slocum

Publisher: Top Reads Publishing

ISBN: 978-0-9986838-6-7

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“An exploration of Islamic beliefs and history that aims to challenge American Islamophobia.… A clear, concise, and thoughtful introduction to Islam.” --Kirkus starred review

Window Seat on the World: My Travels with the Secretary of State

Author: Glen Johnson

Publisher: Disruption Books

ISBN: 978-1-63331-039-1

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Here is an all-access look at life inside the nation’s first cabinet agency: the complexity of State Department protocols, the grueling schedules, and the delicacy of engagement with world leaders and foreign cultures.

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