Books tagged: gay rights

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Hegemony and Counter-Hegemony: Marxism, Capitalism, and their Relation to Sexism, Racism, Nationalism and Authoritarianism
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
A critical examination of the relationship between Marxism and other social justice movements, including feminism, anti-racism, gay liberation, environmentalism, anarchism and Native activism.
Patterns of American Legal Thought
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 133,740. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
A renowned legal historian's collection of astute and timeless essays on such subjects as the process, method and debates of legal history; the truth about Holmes and Brandeis; legal realism & its critics; the origins of tort law; appellate opinions as research sources; Brown v. Board and the role of Earl Warren; and the development of gay rights in U.S. constitutional law. Quality digital format.
With Thoughts of Jason
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Jason can't go one day without being called gay at school. Not that anyone except his best friends actually know. Noticing more guys, especially his older brother's friend, make it difficult to repress this side. Falling in love with the overly handsome Danny allows Jason to let the grips go and enjoy life and welcome the torment from it. Torn apart by his mother life can't get worse until Seth...
Obama on Civil Rights
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This book contains fourteen important speeches from President Barack Obama on the topic of Civil Rights. Chapters include President’s reflections on Martin Luther King, Jr, the thoughts he shared during the funeral for Dr. Dorothy Height, as well as the comments he made at the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell. This collection offers powerful insight into the man and character.
Once Indivisible, Now Divided
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Our nation is severely in debt, our unemployment is high, schools are closing down,and health care costs are bankrupting many in America today. Our government is divided and can't seem to get along enough to save our nation from a financial crisis and another great depression. The political decisions that caused all these problems are discussed in this book. There are facts that will amaze you.
Fred Who?
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 69,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Fred Karger is not your average Republican candidate for president in 2012. For one thing, he's moderate. For another, he's Jewish. And for another, he's gay. In FRED WHO, Karger--with uncommon candor and poignant humor--answers the question that everyone from Sir David Frost to Rachel Maddow, from the New York Times to Politico, has been asking: Who the hell is Fred Karger?
Kea's Flight
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Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 170,620. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
It's the 25th century, and humans have learned to end unwanted pregnancies by cryogenically freezing embryos to save for later. Kea was an exile before she was born. Grown from an embryo that was rejected for having autism-spectrum genes, she's been raised on a starship of unwanted children. When corrupt bureaucracy threatens their quest for a home, Kea joins with other rejects to save the ship.
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.
One Year Short
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,700. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Looking back through his 66 years, Billy DeRosa recounts his recollections as a near-Boomer. His stories are funny and at times tragic, but he always tells it just as he experienced it. He uses the language of each era, and forgoes political correctness when writing of the times before the term had entered the American psyche. Thoroughly researched, One Year Short may challenge your memories.
Lawrence
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Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A simple youth takes a stand for animals and gays. Note: Jon began writing the novelization of this tale in December, 2012 and is 70,000 words into the project, i.e., 85 - 90% through a first draft, as of October 5, 2013.