Indispensable There is much here to reflect upon. President Mikhail GorbachevAs riveting, eye-opening, and thought-provoking as any history book you will ever read. . . . Cant recommend it highly enough. Glenn Greenwald, The GuardianFinally, a book with the guts to challenge the accepted narrative of recent American history. Bill MaherThe New York Times bestselling companion to the Showtime documentary series now streaming on Netflix, updated to cover the past five years.A PEOPLES HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN EMPIREIn this riveting companion to their astonishing documentary seriesincluding a new chapter covering Obamas second term, Trumps first year and a half, climate change, nuclear winter, Korea, Russia, Iran, China, Lybia, ISIS, Syria, and moreAcademy Awardwinning director Oliver Stone and renowned historian Peter Kuznick challenge prevailing orthodoxies to reveal the dark truth about the rise and fall of American imperialism.