Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights

Charlie Hebdo: The Global View
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Category: Essay » Political
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.
War: A Crime Against Humanity
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Roberto Vivo’s War: A Crime Against Humanity is a concise condensation of the history of war and of the evolution of humanity in its search for enduring and active world peace. Vivo posits that in a world where nine out of ten victims of war are civilians, every war is a crime against humanity. He studies the causes of wars and provides innovative ideas for placing the world on the path to peace.
A Sweet Morsel of Libertarianism
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Series: Liberty. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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.
Civil Disobedience - A Practical Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 241,820. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This is an essential practical guide to the use of civil disobedience in nonviolent resistance. The book details over 300 methods of protest and explains how to plan and manage effective, targeted campaigns. It includes a review of the very latest internet-based techniques and countermeasures that may be used to block unwelcome surveillance of peaceful protest. A "must have" for every activist.
The Role of Federal Military Forces in Domestic Disorders 1945-1992 - Riots, Civil Rights, Vietnam War Demonstrations, Kent State, Martin Luther King, March on Washington, Kennedy and Johnson
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 281,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important work by the Army covers the role of federal military forces in domestic disorders from 1945 through the Los Angeles riots of 1992.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Listening to the Rumrunners: Radio Intelligence during Prohibition, Cryptology, Elizebeth Friedman and USCG Thwart Rumrunners, Invisible Cryptologists: African-Americans
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 207,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by AKG Media LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,490. Language: Simple English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,130. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
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
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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.
'Don't Make the Black Kids Angry:' The hoax of black victimization and those who enable it.
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Black people are relentless victims of relentless white violence, often at the end of a badge -- for No Reason What So Ever. That was the biggest news story of 2014 and it was easy to find in the New York Times, CNN, MSNBC, Spike Lee, Oprah, USA Today, and lots of other places. That is a hoax. That is what Don't Make the Black Kids Angry is about.
Pathbreakers: U.S. Marine African American Officers in Their Own Words - Oral History Anthology with 21 Personal Accounts Covering 60 Years of Service - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, Jr.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,910. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This oral history anthology provides insight into the history of the African American officer experience in the U.S. Marine Corps. In the personal accounts of the 21 officers included that cover 60 years of service, the reader comes to understand how these men and women succeeded.
Not All Americans Are Racist
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,450. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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.
Does Islam Snatch The Rights of Women?
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Series: Accusations and Answers. Price: Free! Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014 by Sanria. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam
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
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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.
“Ufuk Ötesi” Cilt - I
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,930. Language: Turkish. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies
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
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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.