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My Trip to the Land of Gandhi: A Mexican-American's Journey to the Legacy of Nonviolent Resistance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A memoir about a Mexican mother’s son growing up in poverty in America and his pursuit of the human right to education through the legacy of Gandhian nonviolence. Erik Olson Fernández’s journey and his strategic insights are a call to action to finish the “unfinished business” of the 1960s with a nonviolent struggle for the human right to quality free public education in the Americas.
The Other Side of the Fence - Setting the record straight
Price: Free! Words: 42,670. Language: Australian English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When you pick up the news paper and you see yourself in print being accused of attempting to blackmail a federal senator with the purpose of extorting money and none of it is true, you have to do something.... anything to clear your name. In the interest of setting the record straight, on behalf of the Curry, Coe and Batman families I present the Other Side of the Fence.
A Dying Breed: Insights Into The African American Question
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A Dying Breed; Insights into the African American Question, is the first of a trilogy of books designed to focus on America’s relationship with African American males. Although there is a focus on family issues, my goal is to provide insight on how American social perspectives have contributed to a self -imposed path of destruction.
Chaos Variables: Taking A Closer Look at the Bill of Rights
Series: Chaos Variables. Price: Free! Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This free eBook is a read along guide to the YouTube mini-series, "Taking A Closer Look at the Bill of Rights". Each amendment has an episode and will offer new insight for many on how they see the Constitution.
Charlie Hebdo: The Global View
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When the Charlie Hebdo killings happened in Paris in early 2015, attention swivelled to the way that terror and accusation are being used to try and stifle debate. But these are discussions that are not only being held in France. Here writers around the world have been asked to write short essays exploring the ways that journalists and artists have been threatened over the years.
A Sweet Morsel of Libertarianism
Series: Liberty. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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A Sweet Morsel of Libertarianism, is the first book in my Liberty series. A sweet Morsel of Libertarianism gives you a brief over view of what libertarianism is.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Listening to the Rumrunners: Radio Intelligence during Prohibition, Cryptology, Elizebeth Friedman and USCG Thwart Rumrunners, Invisible Cryptologists: African-Americans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 207,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » North America
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, three important NSA publications provide unique information about cryptology and radio intelligence used in the fight against rumrunners during Prohibition, and African-American cryptologists.
Sample Fundraising Letters
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by AKG Media LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Are you at a loss for words and don’t know where to start? How do you best get across how much passion you have for your work? How do you ask for money without sounding shy or rude? Make it easy on yourself and get inspiration and solid samples for your next fundraising letter from our collection of Sample Fundraising Letters!
SAVING SUCCESS: Save The Planet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,490. Language: Simple English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Essay » Business
In today’s terms, even if perhaps rather loosely, from Machiavelli’s work a business executive can distil a number of things that will be beneficial-as well as a number that should be avoided.The business leader should be strong and fair while avoiding becoming too benevolent. He must avoid making miscalculations as he develops his business in a strategic way. A business leader should encourage
This Home Was Never Mine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
An Indonesia family survive a wave of religious persecution and found harassment, discrimination and adventure, struggles with betrayal and togetherness, heart breaks and love in this book. Based on a true story.
Building a Movement to End the New Jim Crow: an organizing guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Expanding on the call to action in Michelle Alexander's acclaimed best-seller, The New Jim Crow, this accessible organizing guide puts tools in your hands to help you and your group understand how to make meaningful, effective change. It's packed with stories and practical tips and techniques for building a group, pick an issue, and building campaigns to help bring down the New Jim Crow.
United States Department of Justice Civil Rights Division Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department - Practices Violate the Law and Undermine Community Trust, Especially Among African Americans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,130. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This investigation has revealed a pattern or practice of unlawful conduct within the Ferguson Police Department that violates the First, Fourth, and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution, and federal statutory law.
Department of Justice Report Regarding the Criminal Investigation into the Shooting Death of Michael Brown by Ferguson, Missouri Police Officer Darren Wilson - Summary of the Evidence, Use of Force
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The evidence, when viewed as a whole, does not support the conclusion that Wilson's uses of deadly force were "objectively unreasonable" under the Supreme Court's definition. Accordingly, under federal law and relevant standards set forth in the USAM, it is not appropriate to present this matter to a federal grand jury for indictment, and it should therefore be closed without prosecution.
Interim Report of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, March 2015 - Building Trust and Legitimacy, Social Media, Community Policing, Crime Reduction, Training, Officer Wellness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
In light of the recent events that have exposed rifts in the relationships between local police and the communities they protect and serve, on December 18, 2014, President Barack Obama signed an Executive Order establishing the Task Force on 21st Century Policing.
Not All Americans Are Racist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
In Not All Americans Are Racist, Nicole Weaver recounts her experiences with racial discrimination and the non-racist white individuals who made it possible for her to attend and finish college. As an immigrant from Port-au-Prince, Haiti, she is thankful for the opportunities America has offered her.
Mutawas: Saudi Arabia's Dreaded Religious Police
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
The mutawas, the dreaded religious police of Saudi Arabia, consider themselves the supreme guardians of public morality. They are keepers of their faith the way they see it. They have the backing of the Kingdom and they are watching you - everywhere, all the time. And, they are ruthless with anybody who does not conform to their concept of what is right and wrong.
Does Islam Snatch The Rights of Women?
Series: Accusations and Answers. Price: Free! Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014 by Sanria. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
DOES ISLAM SNATCH THE RIGHTS OF WOMEN? In this book, all the accusations concerning the woman are answered in detail.
By the Golden Rule, Torture is Always Wrong
Series: Social Justice. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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.
“Ufuk Ötesi” Cilt - I
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,930. Language: Turkish. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Bu eseri niçin okumalısınız? Değerli kitap dostları; Kitap okumak, karanlıkta ışık olmaktır. Kitap dostlarının konuşmaları güçlü, düşünceleri berrak olur. Okuyan-araştıran insanların hafızalarında nitelikli bilgilerinden oluşan bir bilgi havuzu oluşur. Maalesef, insanlarımızın pek çoğu, kitap, gazete, dergi ve makale okumaktan hoşlanmıyor.
Burning Bridges of the Delicate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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.