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By the Golden Rule, Torture is Always Wrong
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
United Church of Christ clergyman John Zehring makes the case that based upon the Golden Rule, torture is wrong, all torture is wrong, and torture is always wrong. The Golden Rule as taught by Jesus of Nazareth: Do to others as you would have them do to you. Versions of this rule are found in all of the major world religions, which Zehring lists in this brief essay.
The Adaptive Politics Manifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
If a political ideal or program is implemented maladaptively, it may end up harming its own aims. Consequently, ensuring adaptiveness in this aspect, and ensuring that there are no unjust outcomes during periods of adaptations, becomes very important. This manifesto will address just how we can achieve these objectives.
Mujer, yo te cuido
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: Spanish. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Una poesía por la Dignidad de la Mujer. Mujer: sexo femenino de la especie animal Homo Sapiens Sapiens. Grupo amenazado y vilipendiado por su misma especie animal. Dicha discriminación se escuda principalmente en razones de tipo doctrino-religiosas que invaden en diferentes grados la vida de un Estado. ¡Basta!
Amo en tempo de paranojo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 420. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: April 15, 2014 by Diamond Point Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Minimisma libreto de poemoj de Howie Good, usona poeto kaj instruisto. La poemojn tradukis Katerino B Kraus el la originala angla.
In Censorship We Trust: The Obama Administration's Attack on Freedom of Speech
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Price: Free! Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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The author was a federal civil servant who was fired solely because he expressed political views, while off-duty and not in the workplace, that liberals dislike. Firing him was illegal, but the federal courts don't have jurisdiction to enforce that particular civil service laws, and the Obama administration refuses to reinstate him and refuses to explain why it is refusing to do so.
The World Needs Marriage Equality Now
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Price: Free! Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a collection of articles about marriage equality, written in 2011-2013, by TaraElla. TaraElla is a singer-songwriter, and has been a strong supporter of marriage equality for over a decade. Many of these articles were written to sincerely convince conservatives to come on board the movement, therefore they may be particularly useful for convincing people to support marriage equality.
Truth and Consequences
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Price: Free! Words: 17,950. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Jesse Olsen. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When we choose the path we will follow, we automatically choose the destination to which that path will most surely take us, if we stay on it long enough.
expressIT - A Plea For Free Speech
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Series: True freedom, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This publication "express IT" is written for freedom-loving people and dedicated to writers and speakers worldwide that are discriminated, publicly offended, oppressed, incarcerated or even killed just for expressing their mind. Alone, the fact that someone is jailed for writing or speaking freely is an unconscionable event, though many cases are known worldwide.
“¿Perdone, ...? – ¡deneí! ¡deneí! ”
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Price: Free! Words: 9,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
¿Qué hay para hoy? Nunca sabes qué. Siempre una sorpresa. A veces hace bien. Otras no tanto. Pero cuando la sorpresa invade de forma opresora y no deja espacio para el ser y el vivir, es decir, cuando la sorpresa no es casual ni trae buenaventura, cuando está regida por la envidia, el odio, la ignorancia, la avaricia y la codicia, deja de ser sorpresa y se transforma en alarma. Y entonces, ...
Transgender Marriage Rights in Texas
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Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
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From the author of SIGN IT INTO LAW and TO DIVIDE AND NOT CONQUER comes a previously unpublished essay considering the politics behind one of the most threatened civil rights in Texas. How long will the right for transgender people to marry last? Victoria Stoklasa presents three reasons why it might not last for very long.
Leaders and Idiots
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Price: Free! Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This book is a collection of articles that rebuke mediocrity, exploitation, social injustice, archaic traditions, autocracy and strategic myopia.This book rebukes all sorts of crooks from political mavericks to religious fanatics who turn people they are supposed to serve into ignorant victims of their manipulations and exploitative tactics.This book is a call for good leadership.
E Dikhe ton Pithhekon
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Price: Free! Words: 12,940. Language: Greek. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Apospasma twn praktikwn ths 7hs hmeras ths dikhs "Politeia tou Tennessee kata Scopes": H exetash tou W.J. Bryan apo ton C. Darrow. Ti symvainei otan h misallodoxia, o fanatismos, h 8rhskolhpsia, o antiepisthmonismos kai o paralogismos ginontai Nomos?
Non-Ideological Manifesto: Why porn should be mandatory and childless people should get ganja subsidy
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Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Each of us filled our mind with prejudice that support our agenda rather than truth. What about if we sit back for a while and see life the way it really is. Forget all ideologies and let's come up with a real solution that really works.
Doctors, Politicians, Bureaucrats, People And Private Practice.
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Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Wherever there are uneducated politicians and jealous bureaucrats, they share a common jealousy and animosity towards doctors. Bureaucrats retire at an age and politicians stop when party men stop following them. This hatred and jealousy stems from the right of doctors to practice medicine till the end of their days.
Freedom of Speech: The American Way
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Have we lost our way? Freedom of speech is very important in our culture. Even though we are guaranteed freedom of speech by our Bill of Rights, that doesn't mean we should vilify others, even though we have the right to do it.
Hitler's Youth - An Analysis of Mein Kampf
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Series: An Analysis of Mein Kampf, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
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A critical analysis of Mien Kampf, the doctrine of the NAZI regime in wartime Germany.
DeltaWomen
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Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
DeltaWomen December Issue 2011 is dedicated to Rape Victims and women who are subject of Sexual Violence. This issue consists of articles, poems and stories plus wonderful artworks of artists from all around the world.
Nujood Ali, 10, Divorces Her 30 Year-Old Husband
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a story about Nujood Ali, 10, who divorced her 30 year-old husband and wrote a best-seller that lifted her and her family out of poverty. The analysis shows how the theory of unkind deeds and cover-ups applies and how important resistance is to abuses of power.
Averting a Massacre in Libya: Speech by President Barack Obama, March 28, 2011 - The American-led Military Action against Muammar Qaddafi (al Qadhafi, Gadhafi, Gaddafi)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Here is the complete text of the speech given by President Barack Obama at the National Defense University in Washington, D.C. on March 28, 2011 about the military action against Libya. Obama declared: " We have intervened to stop a massacre, and we will work with our allies and partners to maintain the safety of civilians."
Humanitarian Response Index 2010 Executive Summary
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Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The Humanitarian Response Index (HRI) is the world’s first independent instrument for measuring the individual performance of humanitarian donors.