Books tagged: civil rights

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Writings From WEB DuBois: Selected Writings from one of America's Most Famous African-American Fighters for Civil Rights and Black Equality
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,120. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
W.E.B. Du Bois combined radical politics with an uncompromising fight for social justice. This anthology contains "The Souls of Black Folk", "The Negro", and "The Conservation of Races". Preface presents a brief biography.
God Given Right: A Child Protection Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,380. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
What if Child Protective Services took away your child without cause? A poor young couple gives birth to a child, which leads to CPS intervention. This CPS interference invokes numerous stress filled situations which lead a father to his breaking point, and almost costs him his life. Through his tragic encounter with CPS, he ultimately finds remedy to the chaos.
From Glory to Shame: The Rise and Fall of Black America and How She Can Rise Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Torch Legacy Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Taken from the book of the Prophet Hosea, Samuel Madison reveals the desperate and dire problems in Black America by comparing the judgment of God on Israel in the book of Hosea, to the judgment that God is seemingly bringing down on blacks in America. He also provides wise counsel and Biblical solutions on how black America can return from Shame to Glory.
DIARY OF A 
YOUNG MUSICIAN — Final Days of the Big Band Era 1948-1962
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 146,890. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Felix Mayerhofer grew up fast when he went from Juilliard School of Music in New York City to the professional "dog eat dog" world of big bands. It was there he encountered drugs, drinking, and women while traveling on the road. After a couple of years in an air force band during the Korean War, it was back on the road with more jazz groups. A fast read, filled with humor and excitement.
Black Power: Strategies for Achieving and Utilizing Power in America
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,100. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010 by Mikaeel Abdul-Malik. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » History
What is power, and why don’t Blacks in America have it? African Americans asked for it in the 50’s. They demanded it in the 60’s. It’s now the 21 century and it still hasn’t been achieved. Yes a few Blacks are on TV, and many have good paying jobs; yet the vast majority of Blacks are as bad off now as they’ve ever been.
Freedom Ain't Free
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Freedom Ain’t Free goes beyond the partisan rhetoric of the day to explain how our current government is removing rights in the name of protecting them. Jay Mcfarland cuts through today's emotional arguments and clearly defines how a free society is supposed to function, and what price we each must pay in order to maintain our freedoms.
2012 The Awakening
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 114,380. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A young woman finds herself at the center of a global human awakening. Filled with self doubt, exhileration, fear, and limitless possibility, her adventure leads into a storm of danger. Unknown to her, humanity is experiencing the same self doubt and unraveling of their lives, as they too are experiencing this massive shift in consciousness. Deepak Chopra called 2012 The Awakening "A Gift!"
PAST DUE
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010. Category: Screenplays » Action Adventure
There is only one man who can save America from herself. Justice. When a group of evil bankers make their final push to seize absolute control of America the President's Above Top Secret Weapon, Special Agent Justice, is unleashed to try and save the United States from imminent doom.
Unanimous Verdict
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,320. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young black man is hanged in Washington, D.C. in 1954 shortly before the Supreme Court rules on the school desegregation cases. His mother hires a young, callow white detective to solve the case. He quickly hooks up with two much different black men. They solve the case, change history and change their own attitudes about race in this entertaining novel that may challenge your notions, too.
A Letter to the Establishment: The Cautionary Tale of Hunter S. Thompson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010 by White Sun Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Drug-crazed, iconic, outrageous--Hunter S. Thompson’s own reputation as the rock star writer of the 1970s obscured the meaning behind much of his work, even for many of his fans. An essay on Hunter S. Thompson as a journalist, and the implications and intention behind his style of “gonzo journalism” on current day media…as well as what set him apart.