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A Credo for Progressives: Essays on Political Theory and Practical Politics
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Series: The Collected Papers of Robert Paul Wolff, Book 3. Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 126,450. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
For fifty-five years, Robert Paul Wolff has been reflecting on the theory of modern political society and engaging actively in a number of progressive political movements. The volume opens with a brief Credo for Progressives, in which Wolff forthrightly states the moral and political commitment that has shaped his life and writings.
The State of American Thought: Ensnared in a fallacious liberal-conservative dichotomy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 204,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The State of American Thought is a theoretical framework of American culture followed by a narrative of the preliminary platform of The Ecumenical Humanist International Political Party. The goal of the book is to help Americans and people around the world eliminate man-made sufferings through engagement in ecumenical humanist behavioral, cultural and political revolutions.
Strategy & Soul: a campaigner's tale of fighting billionaires, corrupt officials, and Philadelphia casinos
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 170,270. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The movement was outspent by hundreds of millions of dollars, up against powerful elected officials, private investigators, and the state supreme court. This David versus Goliath story gives unparalled access to the behind-the-scenes of campaigns, making the nuances of strategy come to life. Written by an experienced and unusually self-reflective direct action organizer.
Occupy the Highway
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In November of 2011, twenty-four Occupy Wall Street protestors marched from New York City to Washington, D.C. Seven of those marchers formed a Mobile Occupation, called Walkupy, and continued on to Atlanta, Georgia, arriving there in Late January. Altogether, they marched 1,000 miles in two and a half months. Occupy the Highway is the Journal of Sarah Handyside. It chronicles the entire trip.
Ron Paul's Wisdom, A Layman's Perspective. A Collection of Opinion Editorials
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Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 106,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by MWB Entertainment. Category: Essay » Political
Ron Paul's 2008 campaign inspired me to write about him as I have written about no other politician. His honesty and incorruptibility are legendary. I honestly don't know how he survived politics on the federal level for as long as he did, but I feel he has much to teach us. In this volume I have collected all the op/ed articles I wrote about him from 2007 through 2012.
Victory in London - The Inside Story of the Boris Campaign
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,490. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The inside story of the campaign by Lynton Crosby to put Boris Johnson back into power as London Mayor told by one of the top members of his campaign team who was at Borisʼs side throughout.
Confessions of a Feminazi - An American Woman Finds Her Voice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,690. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
Confessions of a Feminazi is a view through the eyes of an American woman exposing the truth behind the propaganda forced onto the American public unleashed by Rush Limbaugh and the party of angry white men through the media and religious houses of worship in their lust to turn the clock back to sustain the power and riches for themselves by waging war on the rights of the rest of us.
How I Accidentally Joined the Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy (and Found Inner Peace)
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Stein cuts through the distortions on both sides and fearlessly tackles such provocative topics as feminism, affirmative action, PC education, gay rights, and sexual McCarthyism, and shows how liberating it is to no longer have to pass as a correct thinker. This book is daring, brilliantly argued, and savagely funny.
Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience
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Price: Free! Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
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This book describes the shocking ways factory farmed animals are treated in New Zealand, the lengths industry and government will go to maintain the status quo, and effective ways to make a difference for animals as individuals and as a society. The issues raised about exploitation, political influence and effective activism can be applied to many situations worldwide.
Child of El Salvador
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,640. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
1987 - An old woman finds a newborn girl abandoned in civil-war-torn El Salvador. In the USA, Diane mourns the loss of a stillborn child. Diane sees Norma in an Salvadoran orphanage and knows this is her child. Adopting Norma is a struggle played out against a fickle, dangerous government in El Salvador and a suspicious American federal attorney. Will these forces keep Diane & Norma apart?
Take Back Your Government
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,800. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Originally titled How to be a Politician, this book was written in 1946 based on Robert Heinlein’s own political experiences. Here is a fascinating look, both historically and philosophically, at a great visionary’s take on the political landscape in the United States and what each of us can do to better this country.
Türkiye'de Ordu ve İnsan Hakları İhlalleri
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 56,310. Language: Turkish. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Aslında bir kitaptan çok bir rapor, bir derleme olan bu çalışmayı, Hollanda da bulunan Study Center on Turkey adlı organizasyonun sağladığı küçük ölçekli finansal destekle sevgili arkadaşım Ayşegül Kuru ile birlikte hazırlamıştık. Her ikimizde İzmir Savaş Karşıtları Derneği’nin (İSKD) aktif üyeleriydik. (Coşkun Üsterci, sunuş yazısından)
Deceiving The Eagle
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 121,000. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The intention of this book is to help raise people’s consciousness regarding the copious deceptive and deceitful practices that occur in society by discussing their root causes, and then presenting some of the negative manifestations of those behaviors. We can not expect to advance society by allowing these antisocial actions to go unacknowledged and not dealt with.
9/11 Truther: The Fight for Peace, Justice and Accountability
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
9/11 Truther is the story about an everyday American who saw that something was wrong with what we were told about 9/11, and tried to do something about it.
Apolitika Dergisi Seçkisi
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 64,910. Language: Turkish. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Apolitika dergisinin gönlümde apayrı bir yeri var. Öncelikle, ilk anarşizm tedrisatımı ilk aldığım dergi Apolitika’dır. İkincisi, Apolitika’nın üslubu bana anarşist kuramın, bir çok diğer kuramsal bombardımanın yaşandığı siyasette, sıkıcı olmadığını öğretmiştir. Belki bu nedenlerle, bu cildi nispeten uzun tutmaktan gocunmadık.
Türkiye’de ve Dünyada Vicdani Ret
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 74,590. Language: Turkish. Published: January 18, 2012 by Propaganda Yayınları. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Barış Esmer'in bu eseri, vicdani reddin Türkiye'deki ve dünyadaki politik ve sosyolojik gelişimini incelemektedir.
21st Century Revolution
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Price: Free! Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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A collection of essays about real political change, the kind where the 99% overthrow the corporate elites who have seized control of our so-called democracies. In addition to heralding undreamed of political upheaval, the last two years have inspired new hope of taking back power from the multinational corporations that control western civilization.
The Great Right-wing Conspiracy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Find out how the right-wing has been using you, your religion, your prejudices and your biases against you to support policies and laws that do nothing more than take YOUR hard-earned money and put it in the pockets of the wealthy.
GRAND PARENTING for Compassion & Peace
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 57,910. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
All parents are challenged by child–raising and the authors help parents raise and enjoy their kids. This book also shows how Grandparents have a role to play in restoring society that chooses peace over war and stops along the way to help one’s neighbor. Here is an in-depth look at compassionate parenting and how to raise the best authentic human beings possible.
Breaking the Siege: Voyages of Free Gaza and the Freedom Flotilla
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You set the price! Words: 131,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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Supporting the Civil Rights of Gaza’s Palestinians via the Sea. Edited by Dr. Bill Dienst, Greta Berlin and Huwaida Arraf