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War and Peace in Kurdistan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014 by TMP. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
An Essay on possible solutions of the Kurdish question in Turkey by Abdullah Ocalan, imprisoned leader of the PKK.
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.
Dead Men Can't Lie: The Truth Behind the Cases of Trayvon Martin and Marlon Brown
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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In his book "Dead Men Can't Lie," Dr. Shiping Bao talks openly and in a no-holds-barred manner about a number of major issues surrounding the George Zimmerman trial and the case of Marlon Brown. Dr. Bao is the Medical Examiner who performed the autopsies on both Trayvon Martin and Marlon Brown, two very high-profile and controversial cases still in the media.
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!
Tell me about the United Nations
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This book describes in simple and concrete terms the "network" of the United Nations as it functions today.
Love Letters to the Home Office
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Price: $6.70 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The 2012 Family Immigration Law breaches our human rights under Article 8 of the European Union Convention on Human Rights. In the face of this violation, extraordinary people in the UK and across the globe are doing everything they can to keep their love alive across borders, mountains and oceans. They show a belief in love that demonstrates what it is to be human. Here are some of their stories.
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.
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, ...
Holding our breath: One family’s account of daily life in Zimbabwe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
They are a husband and wife, from Zimbabwe. She has battled to provide for her family throughout the political turmoil that has ravaged their country and their home under Robert Mugabe’s rule. But through it all, they have clung to their Christian faith – together. This book is made up of frank, sometimes heartbreaking and often uplifting extracts taken from a two–year long blog.