whistleblower book tour

Politics & Prose Bookstore

Sunday, July 23rd, 5pm Washington, DC: Politics and Prose Bookstore http://www.politics-prose.com Politics and Prose is located at 5015 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008. For more info:  202.364.1919  & events@politics-prose.com

Santa Fe: Collected Works Bookstore & Coffeehouse

In conversation with Valerie Plame. In addition to the book’s subject matter, Mel can address the current FBI investigation in a meaningful and nuanced way.  

Albuquerque Bookworks

Sunday, July 16th, 3pm Albuquerque, NM: Bookworks www.bkwrks.com   Bookworks is located at 4022 Rio Grande Blvd. NW. For more info:  events@bkwrks.com & 505-344-8139

Vroman’s Bookstore

Monday, June 26th, 7:00pm Pasadena, CA: Vroman’s Bookstore http://www.vromansbookstore.com/event/2017-06   Here is the interview: Interview with Mel Goodman by Sonali Kolhatkar on “Rising Up” Taped at Vroman’s Bookstore on June 26th, 2017. https://vimeo.com/223299124?ref=tw-share

Recent News and Latest Book

China’s Foreign Policy: Lessons for the United States

The United States currently lacks diplomatic relations with two of its most important adversaries: Iran and North Korea.  Washington has serious bilateral issues with both Tehran and Pyongyang, although there is ample evidence that both Iran and North Korea are willing to pursue a dialogue with the United States.  The nuclear issue alone should convince Washington of the need for consultation, dialogue, and diplomatic recognition of adversaries.

The United States and Human Rights: a History of Hypocrisy

The United States is a human rights hypocrite.  No country has been more aggressive in lecturing others about human rights and no country has been less willing to take part in international efforts to halt crimes against the peace or even genocide.  The United States has been one of the major obstacles in the creation of an international military force under the auspices of the United Nations to prevent “crimes against the peace.”