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Alt-writing: how the far right is changing US publishing

He compares feminism to cancer, called transgender people “retarded” and once labelled a BuzzFeed reporter a “thick-as-pig-shit media Jew”. So when “alt-right” figurehead Milo Yiannopoulos, who relentlessly delights in wild provocation, landed a $250,000 (£203,000) book deal with Simon & Schuster, the publisher understandably – and almost immediately – issued a statement distancing itself from […]

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Books: New and noteworthy

USA TODAY’s Jocelyn McClurg scopes out the hottest books on sale each week. 1. Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth (Katherine Tegen Books, fiction, on sale Jan. 17) What it’s about: In Roth’s dark new sci-fi adventure, teens Akos and Cyra, at first enemies, are drawn together by their mutual enmity toward Cyra’s dictator brother. […]