Elizabeth Miki Brina is the child of a white Vietnam war veteran and the nightclub hostess he met in Okinawa, Japan.
The new book, edited by Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain, takes a communal look at a history that has long been buried.
In 2012, Theo Padnos was looking for a way into Syria to cover the civil war. The men who offered to help him were not who they said they were....
Author Anna Malaika Tubbs discusses her new book, "The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation."
For decades in the mid-20th century, adoptions in the U.S. were shrouded in secrecy. "American Baby" dives deep into the story of one mother and her child.
Along with his men, 16th-century polar explorer William Barents traveled farther north than any other European at that time.
Relationships, volunteering and simple acts of kindness can help with the process of "Growing Young," science writer Marta Zaraska says.
Nicholas Christakis talks about how the coronavirus pandemic will continue to affect our lives in the future.
Nearly 320,000 Americans have died of COVID-19, leaving 10 times as many grieving. It's all playing out in a culture that's long marginalized grief as something we're supposed to get...
Ijeoma Oluo's newly released book tackles the issue of white supremacy in the U.S.
Father Emil Kapaun always knew he wanted to be a Catholic priest. He accomplished that goal and also became one of the most decorated Army chaplains in America.
The first book in the series, "Ready Player One," became a hit film directed by Steven Spielberg.
Michael J. Fox talks about his new memoir, "No Time Like the Future: An Optimist Considers Mortality."
Investigative reporter and author Jean Guerrero talks about the lasting legacy of Stephen Miller's controversial immigration policies.
Ken Haedrich's new "Pie Academy" cookbook includes more than 250 pie recipes and over 20 crusts.
The book tells the story of a trip John "Chick" Donohue made to Vietnam in November 1967 to deliver beer to his buddies.
David Sedaris brings readers his funniest work in his new collection of stories.
Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey looks back in his new book, "Greenlights."
By the time he left the presidency, Theodore Roosevelt had saved an unprecedented 230-million acres of American land.
Musician Peter Frampton discusses his new memoir, "Do You Feel Like I Do?"