Books tagged: police brutality

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They Call Me Korney
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,620. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
In one of Buffalo's most blood-soaked crime tales, this is the story of the bloody reign of Polish gangster John "Korney" Kwiatkowski, which ended with one of his friends in the electric chair. Before the end came, Korney masterminded robberies all over the city, leading a gang of violent thugs, dubbed the Korney Gang, while he maintained a facade of gentility. A true story set during Prohibition.
Rogue's Gallery
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The doctrine of "don't get mad---get even" was alive and well in the minds of two retired Police Captains, Amos Rogue and Felix Kilner.
Copaganda: Why the Constitution Doesn't Apply to You
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A light-hearted look at police brutality, judicial malfeasance and media complicity.
Egypt Unshackled: Using social media to @#:) the System
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Egypt, treasured 'bucket' list destination for many, saw pro-democracy youth battle for freedom in Tahrir Square. This is their story of revolution where social media and Twitter helped topple a brutal, dictatorial regime in just 18 Days. Journalist Denis G. Campbell, Editor of UK Progressive Magazine, weaves a compelling moment-to-moment narrative.
Locks and the Cross
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A survivors journey after the 1963 Jamaican Rastafarian massacre
Elijah Muhammad Meets The Press
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Jan 14, 1972, 16 Chicago based journalists representing several local and national newspapers and magazines were received in the home of Messenger Elijah Muhammad. In this rare, hour and a half long group interview, Messenger Muhammad placed no limitations on questions asked.
Pelican Bay Riot
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,280. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
"With lazer-like precision Glenn Langohr lays bare the festering under-belly of our criminal justice system in a driving, graphic narrative that somehow finds the humanity in this most inhuman setting." Phillip Doran, T.V. Producer and Author Pelican Bay Riot is a compilation of four stories that take you into the most violent, deadly and bloody prison in California, the Pelican Bay S.H.U.
The Thin Blue Line: An In-depth Look at the Policing Practices of the Los Angeles Police Department
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Covering the time from Chief Gates' tenure until the end of the Rampart Scandal, The Thin Blue Line brings forgotten and startling events from the last thirty years of the LAPD's shocking history to life. Attempting to view brutality and corruption through a critical lens, this book uses extensive research to investigate the various charges of police corruption as a result of policing practices.
The Kwerekwere Testament 1: Going Beyond Borders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,580. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
kwerekwere is the derogatory term that black South Africans use when addressing foreign blacks. Orakwe travels to Swaziland to sell Nigerian traditional attires. The journey which was for 2 weeks, spirals into 13.5 years. Orakwe eventually moves to S. Africa where he is exposed to the the realities of institutionalized racism, xenophobia and crime. He learns crime quickly and even masters it well
Black for a Cause... not just Because
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,890. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Grey Gate Media LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
March, 1972, in London, England, a team of seven undercover officers led by a white Rhodesian Sergeant, approach and accost a group of four black men waiting to board the train at the Oval Underground stop. Accused of theft and assault on police, and shoved through a kangaroo court, they are sent to prison for two years. Their case would became a turning point in race relations for Britain.