Books tagged: human dignity

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Money Should Be Illegal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
We have all been misled to believe in an illusion. It is the most powerful manipulative force in existence today. An UN-natural plague capable of influencing human emotion. Most powerfully persuasive, yet conceived in a mere concept. How long will Money continue depriving humanity from its dignity?
Creation and the Heart of Man: An Orthodox Christian Perspective on Environmentalism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Acton Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Orthodox
Rooted in the Tradition of the Orthodox Church and its teaching on the relationship between God, humanity, and all creation, Fr. Michael Butler and Prof. Andrew Morriss offer a new contribution to Orthodox environmental theology. Too often policy recommendations from theologians and Church authorities have taken the form of pontifications, obscuring many important economic and public policy...
Clara Luper: Civil Rights Pioneer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Though a school teacher by profession and proud of it, Clara Luper courageously began early in her career a life-long battle against racism. She made local and national news in 1958 when she organized a small group of teenagers (including her own children) and led them in a sit-in a drugstore diner which did not serve Black people. They persisted, day after day, and were successful.
Nujood Ali, 10, Divorces Her 30 Year-Old Husband
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a story about Nujood Ali, 10, who divorced her 30 year-old husband and wrote a best-seller that lifted her and her family out of poverty. The analysis shows how the theory of unkind deeds and cover-ups applies and how important resistance is to abuses of power.
My Heartfelt Fight for Rights by Writing Wrongs
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
An impassioned personal essay dramatically conveying the leprous-like feeling of my first- hand, daily encounters on being afflicted with the stigma of mental illness. Relates and identifies well with discriminations of all others types in the universal language of wrongful injustices.