Books tagged: social criticism

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Why Bill Cosby Should Stop Criticizing Black People and Continue Eating His Jell-O
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
This is brief essay criticism of Bill Cosby's bizarre comments. It charts how he went from being a beloved comedian and "America's dad" to a fringe character who, despite his good intentions, comes across as a loon. Cosby favors superficial changes over addressing the larger problems of the black community, with humor that largely misses the mark....
America's War on Islam, and Everything and Everyone Else, Including Americans.
Price: Free! Words: 36,490. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This work cuts through the usual spin that America bombards its citizens with when trying to explain its actions, both in the world community, and at home. It also offers a critical view of how Americans find it possible to blindly support their nation in its wars on everyone else.
Thick and Fast
Price: Free! Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ambrose Ork was born thick. By contrast Harvey Paulson, the new owner of the mansion, was ambitious, and as fast as they come. So when the body was found it was clear who would take the blame. Because there was nothing Ambrose could do to change things. Or was there?
Unzip and Other Compact Stories
Price: Free! Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A new collection of short stories by Tommy Dakar. From humour to intrigue, from irony to philosophy, each piece has been carefully constructed to perform its task.
"The Holiness of the Real": The Short Verse of Kenneth Rexroth
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 101,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Amador Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
With this e-edition of Donald Gutierrez's masterful "The Holiness of the Real," students and lovers of American poetry will now have an in-depth analysis of the short works of San Francisco's most iconic poet at their fingertips. Here is the exact text of Amador Publishers' 2014 2nd Edition of Gutierrez's authoritative guide to the works of Kenneth Rexroth, revised for convenience and ease of use.