Books tagged: privilege

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The Meritocracy Party
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,080. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The politics of the future is here. Meritocracy represents the end of the democratic hegemony. Join the Revolution. The Meritocracy Party campaigns to replace democracy with meritocracy. Democracy has become the single biggest obstacle to the rise of the most meritorious. Democracy is a disguised plutocracy - rule by the richest 1%, the privileged elite, the Old World Order.
Repairing the Quilt of Humanity: A Metaphor for Healing and Reparation
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
The quilt of humanity is in a tattered state, says Deborah Howard, A New York City coach and consultant. We suffer too much as a result of racism, oppression, and the various ways that power and privilege affect us. Drawing on her own cultural background, she employs the Jewish concept of tikkun olam-healing and repairing the world-to present a provocatively insightful way out of our dilemma.
Linked
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Demarche. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Linked is a teen novel about two boys who were begging for help and unable to cope in a world filled with overwhelming family problems. One was black and the other was white and now they had switched!
Lost Kingdom
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
The story is about a Prince whose greedy parents plan that one day their son will become the wealthiest and most powerful monarch in the world. When the King and Queen die, so do their dream. The Prince becomes aware of the consequences produced by his parent’s behaviour and seeks to make amends to all those whose blood and sweat was the heavy price paid.
The Deadly Prize
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,350. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Unlikely circumstances bring together five people from widely divergent backgrounds for the execution of a unique crime A series of coincidences unite the characters, each seeking his own redemption, in a complicated web of wrongdoing, narcissism, and retribution. Clever thinking, stealth, and cunning draw the reader into this complex tale, which ends unpredictably, with justice for all.
From the Company of Shadows
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 79,110. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
From the Company of Shadows is a fascinating revelation of the procedures the CIA uses in conducting covert operations, counterintelligence investigations and counter terrorism. Kevin Shipp provides a detailed expose’ of the CIA’s use of secrecy and the Executive Branch’s abuse of the little known State Secrets Privilege. Shipp courageously exposes the current stealth jihad movement in the US.
In Memoriam
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Clayton Taliaferro II is an idle man, living a life of solitary indulgence--though he has ideas for greater indulgence if he figures out how to get his hands on the full balance of his trust fund. When he eats a crayfish in a local restaurant and suddenly finds himself dreaming crayfish dreams, an awful idea begins to blossom in his mind...
Attention: People With Body Parts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
This is a book of letters. Letters to our body parts. Uncensored, Attention: People With Body Parts traces naked bodies with naked language in a collection of more than fifty parts and pieces written to our body parts.
Natasha's Dream
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,120. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Natasha’s dream is to escape a horrid future. The reserved young woman unexpectedly rebels in search of something very different. But there are consequences.
Songs For Sighing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,900. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
jennifer, american professional, bonded with purnima, Indian villager, different as eggs and quiche. Their time together included births, life-threatening illness, adoption, family problems. After separating, jennifer experienced a kidnapping and ransom demands; puramma wrested a living from hard-scrabble acres, each stronger for what she learned from the other and adapted to her life.