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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.
The Negro in Federal Employment: The Quest for Equal Opportunity
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,660. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A classic resource, now with new 2012 Foreword, from Quid Pro Books: a study of civil rights in the U.S. civil service at a time of tumultuous change and reexamination. Praised widely on its initial publication in 1967, Krislov's book remains an important part of the canon on African American history, labor and civil service, and the political science of federal employment and bureaucracies.
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.
La Europa neonazi
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,360. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Después de la Primera Guerra Mundial, dadas las durísimas penalidades económicas, nazis y fascistas, xenófobos y racistas, hallaron campo fértil en jóvenes sin un futuro alentador y en los ciudadanos que sentían mancillado su orgullo nacional. Hoy, el desprestigio de los partidos tradicionales, una ineficiente política inmigratoria, llenan nuevamente de páginas negras la Historia de la Humanidad.
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.
Pardon My Prejudice - America's Excuse for Bigotry
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Americans don’t talk enough with each other about bigotry. Yet most of us can identify with that feeling of discomfort as someone blurts out a stupid racial or ethnic remark. “Pardon My Prejudice, America’s Excuse for Bigotry,” is a candid, revealing look at the undercurrent of hatred in our society. Anecdotes, observations, and hard facts make this sensitive subject matter approachable.
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.
Occupying America: We Shall Overcome
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This is arguably the most comprehensive book about the Occupy and 99% Movements written up until now. From a history of American revolutions to documenting class warfare waged against us by the rich, this book is not the first to predict the probability of civil unrest in the US, but it makes the strongest case yet for that to occur
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.
The Indonesian Army from Revolusi to Reformasi Volume 1 - The Struggle for Independence and the Sukarno Era
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 250,720. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Volume 1 in this three-volume set covers the Indonesian Army’s revolutionary roots, its fighting doctrine, and provides accounts of major operations – the independence struggle, consolidation of the Republic, military campaigns against CIA-backed regional separatists in Sumatra and Sulawesi during the late-1950s, the “liberation’ of West Irian and the “Confrontation” with Malaysia.
Against a Tide of Evil
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Against a Tide of Evil is a strident and passionate cri de coeur. It is the deeply personal account of one man driven to extreme action by the unwillingness of those in power to stop mass murder. It explores what empowers a man like Mukesh Kapila to stand up and be counted, and to act alone in the face of global indifference and venality.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Mass Atrocity Prevention and Response Options (MAPRO): A Policy Planning Handbook - Stopping Genocide
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,490. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This Handbook is designed to be a reference for policy makers to monitor, prevent, and if necessary respond to genocide and other mass atrocity situations.
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.
Beyond the Shame
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Ten-year old Nina awakens to the bustling sounds of Falkland Road, in the heart of Mumbai, India: honking, clanging, and shouting. She readies herself for the first of many men and the horrors of another day. Tragically, Nina is one of 21 million women and children who are trapped in the $32-billion “industry” of sex slavery. But this is the story of Project Rescue’s fight to restore their lives.
Complete Guide to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Uighur Protests, Terrorism, Modern Uyghur Identity, Human Rights, People's Republic of China Ethnic Minorities, Political Prisoners
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 691,530. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This unique ebook provides an encyclopedic overview of all aspects of the Uyghur population and the Chinese Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, protests and alleged terrorism by Muslim Uyghurs, Chinese government policies toward the Uyghurs, oppression, history, Chinese human rights, U.S. policy issues, and much more.
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.
Nowhere, a Story of Exile
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Jirayr Beugekian. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte was a ten year old girl in 1988, living in the seaside city of Baku, in the Soviet Republic of Azerbaijan, when pogroms organized by the majority Muslim Azeri population drove the minority Christian Armenians out of the country. Anna's diary documented the organized terror in Baku, her life as a refugee, and her struggle to find herself.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 2: War and Democracy- War on Democracy
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Professor Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews on social justice have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and most importantly action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.2 focuses on problematic areas of America's democracy such as militarization, war, prisons, and political rhetoric. It includes the book-title essay "Feeling the Unthinkable."