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Harvard Law Review: Volume 127, Number 6 - April 2014
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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
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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.
Holy Terror: Lies the Christian Right Tells Us to Deny Gay Equality
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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
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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
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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.
From Wrongs to Gay Rights: Cruelty and Change for LGBT People in an Uncertain World
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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
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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
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Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
(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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,960. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
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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
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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
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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.
The Gay Faith: Christ, Scripture, and Sexuality
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
Gay Believers: Homosexuality and Religion
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
For centuries, organized religion has been a main force behind the prejudice and rejection of the LGBT community. Members of this community have struggled with the conflicts of being both religious and gay, but many are beginning to find support and inclusion. Learn about how the world’s major religious traditions view homosexuality and how many have grown to accept LGBT people as they are.
Homophobia: From Social Stigma to Hate Crimes
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010 by Mason Crest an Imprint of National Highlights, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
While homophobia and hate crimes seem to be new social and political issues, the fear and hatred of gay people has been present throughout history. Despite the many advances made by the LGBT community, homophobia continues to run rampant. Learn about the plight of LGBT people and explore ways young people—straight and gay—can work together to end the hatred and create a better future for all.
Gays and Lesbians in the U.S. Military: DoD Reports on the Comprehensive Review of the Issues Associated with a Repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell (DADT), Plus Military Implementation Plan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,630. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Two reports issued by the Pentagon on November 30, 2010 on issues associated with the repeal of DADT, including the separate implementation plan, structured much like a military operations order, laying out the Comprehensive Review Working Group’s recommendations. Working Group Report: The risks associated with overturning law and policies to allow gays to serve openly in the military are low.