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Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 6 - April 2014
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 170,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Harvard Law Review, Apr. '14, includes scholarly articles and student research, and the annual survey of Developments in the Law. This year's topic is SEXUAL ORIENTATION & GENDER IDENTITY. The issue includes an article by Jill Anderson, "Misreading Like a Lawyer: Cognitive Bias in Statutory Interpretation," and one by Ryan Bubb & Richard Pildes, "How Behavioral Economics Trims Its Sails and Why."
The World Needs Marriage Equality Now
By TaraElla
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.
Holy Terror: Lies the Christian Right Tells Us to Deny Gay Equality
By Mel White
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,870. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In this book, Mel White argues that the true goals of today's fundamentalists are to break down the wall that separates church and state, superimpose their "moral values" on the US Constitution, replace democracy with theocratic rule, and ultimately create a new "Christian America" in their image. They believe this is a Christian nation that must be returned forcibly to its Christian roots.
Irresistible Revolution
By Urvashi Vaid
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
From one of the nation's best-known social justice leaders and community activists comes a strategic and informed argument about the pitfalls of limited political vision, and the benefits of an agenda that encompasses, yet moves beyond, equality.
Minorities' Rights
By Levelt Francois
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 83,380. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
An all-in-one-resource, Minorities' Rights is a comprehensive analysis of gay rights and same-sex marriage written during a tumultuous period and after the issue has been the subject of various constitutional amendments and high court challenges.
Until Someone Gets Hurt
By Sherrie Lueder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,240. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Featured in an episode of “Forbidden” on the ID Discovery channel. Kaushal Niroula arrives in San Francisco portraying himself as a Prince.
Sunflower Diaries: Cryptology Applied to Choice, Alienation, and Mathematical Hieroglyphics, Volume 34
By Rod Island
Series: Sunflower Diaries, Book 34. Price: Free! Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Volume 34 is an accidental volume in the sense that I split a manuscript into smaller parts because I was spilling over in size. So it ended up where the content regarding lesbianism and commentary regarding Bill O’Reilly’s support for same sex marriage was put in as one. This volume was showing how to look at this from the perspective of a computer programmer.
From Wrongs to Gay Rights: Cruelty and Change for LGBT People in an Uncertain World
By Colin Stewart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,670. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In a world where 76+ countries still have laws against homosexuality, a same-sex kiss can lead to a prison sentence or even death. In those countries, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people face arrest for loving the wrong people. Here, in their own words, activists tell what’s going on.
Hollywood and the Killer Lesbian
By Robert Cettl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Robert Cettl. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Amidst the socio-sexual upheavals of the 1970s, Hollywood used a re-envisioning of the detective character from traditional film noir to essay the threat to heterosexual patriarchy posed by transgressive homosexuality. Thus, in one 1972 film emerged American cinema's way of dealing with that threat - the archetype of the Killer Lesbian was cemented!
Toward a Legal and Social Foundation for Gay Rights
By Kenneth Denson
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
0.75 star(2.67 from 3 reviews)
In the battle for equality for gay men and women, some legal foundations are better than others.
Road To Damascus, A Lesbian's Perspective On Faith In God
By Linda lgunderman@comcast.net
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,960. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
(4.00 from 1 review)
Society is indeed now more accepting of gays; the individual gay person, however, considers themselves condemned even betrayed by God for who they are, resulting in the natural, bitter deduction that God does not exist, on all accounts, they are wrong.
Gay In America: Punishment 24/7 Without A Trial
By Clint McLaughlin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
I am an ordained minister who has a gay son. I think that I have a unique and NEW point of view on this topic. I think that gays, nongays, Christians and everyone inbetween will learn something from this book. I want to explain the title now. A person can commit a murder and unless he is caught; he is never punished. However; for a gay person they are punished every day of their lives.
Chapter Six: Queer
By Penitent
You set the price! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Reference / Handbooks
What does the Bible say about homosexuality? Are all gay people going to burn in Hell? Does "God hate fags"? This chapter goes through every major passage about homosexuality and what it reveals will startle you. Personal, poetic, and brutally honest, you will read this chapter again and again and find yourself reading it aloud to anyone who will listen. Price is set at an $0.002 per word.
Fashionably Yourself: Creating Personal Style Your Way for Men and Women of All Ages
By Richárde
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,180. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
Kurt Cobain famously said, "Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are," so what are you doing reading other books on how to look like someone else? Learn where to seek inspiration, how to make it work for you and take advice from current models, a former Victoria's Secret model, musicians and others on acceptance, whether you are Christian, male or part of the LGBT community!
The Gay Faith: Christ, Scripture, and Sexuality
By M.W. Sphero
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Herms Press. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
The Gay Faith explains in clear, verifiable detail how the Bible affirms homosexuality as a birthright and lifestyle. For instance: The Old Testament does not prohibit homosexuality, despite modern contextual misinterpretation; Christ stated that some are born gay in Matthew 19:12 when examining the historical definition of "eunuch"; Paul never used the word "homosexuality"; and much, much more.
Homosexuality, Christianity, the Bible, and the Church: Homosexual Marriage and Other Issues
By Robert Alan King
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
Homosexuality, Christianity, the Bible, and the Church: Homosexual Marriage and Other Issues by Robert Alan King is a booklet with over 3,800 words. King discusses homosexuality from a biblical perspective, examining homosexual relationships, homosexual marriage and homosexual clergy. Robert Alan King is an ordained minister through Calvary Chapel.
Foodsluts at Doll & Penny's Cafe
By Tony Correia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In 1988, twenty year-old Tony Correia flies to Vancouver with a plane ticket he found in a classified ad. What begins as adolescent revenge soon becomes a lesson in Vancouver’s counterculture when Tony gets a job at Doll & Penny’s Café. With a cast of characters that include drag queens, prostitutes and the religious right, Foodsluts reminds us it’s not prostitution if you would do it for free.
Head Figure Head: The Search for the Private Life of Rick Perry
By Glen Maxey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Glen Maxey has written a riveting tale of his investigation into Texas Governor Rick Perry's alleged homosexual activities over his entire career in electoral politics.
A Signature Away - My Diary of Bradley Manning in Basic Training
By Francis Buxton
Price: $5,000.00 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Francis Buxton, a private who was with Manning 24/7 for 2 months in basic training - reflects upon his experiences in his diary excerpts. Provides a look upon Bradley Manning in the army that few know.
A Gay Humanist Manifesto
By Alan Keslian
You set the price! Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
This non-fiction booklet gives a gay perspective on humanist beliefs. It discusses subjects such as monogamy and promiscuity, and counters the rejection of same sex attraction on moral and religious grounds. Touching on scientific and social arguments, it takes only an hour or two to argue for a positive outlook on the place of lesbians and gay men in the modern world.