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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.
Burning Bridges of the Delicate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Burning Bridges is a call to action, or at least I would hope so. It's poetry that isn't for the faint and/or delicate. It's poetry about our current state, our emotions and maybe a bit of anger? It's what you make of it.
Blue Notes, Red State (Volume 1)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Sandye M Roberts Arthur L Jones III. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
"Blue Notes, Red State" is an ebook comprised of selected, previously published pieces from Arthur L. Jones, III - Democratic Op-Ed Columnist for the Thomasville Times-Enterprise.
RACE: The Elephant in America's Living Room
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
I am white, but I have been going to a black church for the last twenty-one years. I have also continued to go to my original white church. Going to these two very different churches has been amazing, and I have had some very big surprises along the way. But the surprises have to do with things most people are not at all aware of. That's why I had to write about them in this book.
We Rise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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As the rights & minds of black people are continuously undermined; we fail to realize that the battle is not with other races; its with our own identity. This powerful eBook addresses the change black people must individually address to grow collectively.
Shan Hai Jing - A Book Covered With Blood: About Authors Of The Catalog Of Human Population
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Price: Free! Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by HPA Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
For those interested in personal story of researchers of the Catalog of Human Souls (Catalog of human population), this book contains some information about their life & work. Currently it is impossible to find authentic information about A. Davydov & O. Skorbatyuk from other sources except from lab’s works, books published by HPA Press, & other information distributed by Human Population Academy.
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!
Standing With Wendy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 519,570. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This work contains transcripts of almost 64 hours of debate and testimony on the Texas Senate and House floors, starting with Wendy Davis' filibuster of SB5, including the proposed House and Senate amendments for HB2, and ending with powerful citizen testimony on these bills.
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.
Letters from Palestine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,420. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Many books have dealt with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from the Israeli perspective. However, few reflect the Palestinian point of view. Letters from Palestine offers an American audience a rare opportunity to listen to actual Palestinian people as they describe what it is like to live in the occupied territories of the West Bank or Gaza, or to grow up as a Palestinian in the U.S.
İzmir Savaş Karşıtları Derneği: Bir Sözel Tarih
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: Turkish. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Bu kitapta, çağrımıza yanıt veren İSKD aktivistleriyle yaptığımız röportajları bulacaksınız. Çoğunlukla belleklerde kalan, yitip gitme tehlikesi olan birçok anı ve nüans ve strateji, İSKD'nin etkileyici tarihçesi boyutuyla, bu kitapta tecelli ediyor. Amacımız, İSKD'yi sadece yeni nesillere anımsatmak değil, ayrıca tarihin yapraklarını yeniden açmak.
Vegan Tutsak
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: Turkish. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Bu kitap, Osman Evcan ile yapılan bir nehir söyleşidir. Osman Evcan, siyasi gündemimize 2011 yılı sonlarında girmişti. Bir vegan olarak, hapishanede yaşadığı sorunlar, vegan yiyeceğe erişememesi, bunun sonrasında da açlık grevine girmesi gündeme gelmişti. Gündeme gelen başka bir mesele de, Osman’a yönelik “Osman’a Vegan Yemek” adlı bir destek kampanyasıydı.
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.
My 50 Questions For Jubilee Celebrations
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Price: $2.13 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Kenya is celebrating FIFTY YEARS of independence this December 12, 2013. It is Jubilee Celebrations but there are many reasons as to why some people will not be celebrating anything at all. Some are so angry while others are too hungry. They do not even need any celebration greetings from their leaders. they want their rights rather than greetings and meaningless wishes from anybody.
Phil Duse Exposes: Government Quack Silliness to US “Law-Abiding” Citizens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
— Phil lays out specific instances of Quack Prolepsis (Occurring over the last 28 years) — There is no “Turn-off Button” available to law-abiders to prevent silly Quack fictional demonizations! — America will be a minority country where no one group will have sufficient numerical superiority to perpetrate prolepsis activity to deny truths ... And much more.
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, ...