Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights

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.
RACE: The Elephant in America's Living Room
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
I am white, but I have been going to a black church for the last twenty-one years. I have also continued to go to my original white church. Going to these two very different churches has been amazing, and I have had some very big surprises along the way. But the surprises have to do with things most people are not at all aware of. That's why I had to write about them in this book.
Missives From Within
Series: Universoul, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
Social Injustice: What Evangelicals Need to Know About the World
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by Sacred Tribes Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
William Moulder and Michael Cooper have done us a great service in compiling these essays on justice from an evangelical perspective. The first three essays in this timely and important book lay out the biblical, theological and his-torical foundations of justice. The next six essays address the practical application of biblical principles of justice.
Verses For The Next Generation
Series: Universoul, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
How to Lead When No One Follows
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,770. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012 by True Vine Publishing Inspire, Empower, Produce!. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
After electing the first African-American President of the United States, and after significant progress in the election of African-American leaders as mayors and state governors, why haven't our communities felt the benefits? Instead, the African-American community endures the highest prison incarceration, high school drop-out rates, unemployment, and healthcare disparities since the 1970's.
My Country Tears of Thee
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When did we stop singing this love song to our country? It was so subtle; did it just sort of disappear with many of the other patriotic traditions that our country stood for? How many of us still remember this song, reminding us of the price paid by our fathers--the hopes and dreams of our ancestors, as they struggled in filthy disease-ridden holds of ships bringing them to a new land.
The Indonesian Army from Revolusi to Reformasi - Volume 3: Soeharto's Fall and the Reformasi Era
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 297,030. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Vol 3 covers the chaotic final days of General Soeharto's New Order regime, continuing turmoil under President's B.J. Habibie, Abdurrahman Wahid and Megawati Sukarnoputri – the violent separation of East Timor; civil war in Maluku; black operations in Papua; the bloody insurgency in Aceh; the advent of Islamic terrorism – and the election (and re-election) of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.
Freedom, Fascists, Fools, & Frauds: Bapton Books Position Papers and Other Critical Pieces, 2011 – 2014
Series: Bapton Books Position Papers, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Bapton Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Free speech, free minds ... the assault is unremitting on these liberties. The partners in Bapton Books have a few words on that, and a Classical Liberal perspective on fighting back.
Medicine and Healthcare in War and Conflict
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A compilation of seven essays on the challenges of providing healthcare in regions of war and conflict: This book by a doctor and humanitarian worker discusses some of the challenges of practicing medicine in areas affected by war and instability. The content includes essays on disease epidemics, effects on women, infant mortality, radioactive ammunition, and landmines.
Occupying America: We Shall Overcome
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is arguably the most comprehensive book about the Occupy and 99% Movements written up until now. From a history of American revolutions to documenting class warfare waged against us by the rich, this book is not the first to predict the probability of civil unrest in the US, but it makes the strongest case yet for that to occur
Love Letters to the Home Office
Price: $6.70 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
The 2012 Family Immigration Law breaches our human rights under Article 8 of the European Union Convention on Human Rights. In the face of this violation, extraordinary people in the UK and across the globe are doing everything they can to keep their love alive across borders, mountains and oceans. They show a belief in love that demonstrates what it is to be human. Here are some of their stories.
Burning Bridges of the Delicate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Burning Bridges is a call to action, or at least I would hope so. It's poetry that isn't for the faint and/or delicate. It's poetry about our current state, our emotions and maybe a bit of anger? It's what you make of it.
Dust Net
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,610. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
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Walls have always given us privacy, safeguarding us from the eyes and ears of others. That’s about to change. Surveillance drones the size of insects will be superseded by surveillance devices the size of specks of dust floating in the breeze. They will watch us, but they will also let us communicate with each other in ways that no government or corporation will be able to intercept or block.
Losing the War: The Carnage and Despair of Mexico in 2010
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Written by a former police officer turned security consultant, Walter McKay's first-hand account of the bloody drug war that intensified to fever pitch in 2010 chronicles the media coverage throughout the year with a monthly tally of victims caught in the line of fire. 'Losing the War: The Carnage and Despair of Mexico in 2010'.
Justice pour la Palestine !
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: French. Published: May 2, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Stéphane Hessel, Leïla Shahid, Noam Chomsky, John Dugard, Breyten Breytenbach, Jean Ziegler, Ken Loach, Angela Davis, Roger Waters, Desmond Tutu… une même conviction les réunit : la paix au Proche Orient par l’application du droit international. C’est là tout le sens de la création du Tribunal Russell sur la Palestine.
Silent Voice
Series: Universoul, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
Blue Notes, Red State (Volume 1)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Sandye M Roberts Arthur L Jones III. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
"Blue Notes, Red State" is an ebook comprised of selected, previously published pieces from Arthur L. Jones, III - Democratic Op-Ed Columnist for the Thomasville Times-Enterprise.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Multiservice Procedures for Humanitarian Assistance Operations - HA - FM 100-23-1 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Multiservice Procedures for Humanitarian Assistance Operations Field Manual (FM 100-23) covers the role of the U.S. military in humanitarian assistance operations. This FM has been converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.
International Human Rights: Universalism Versus Relativism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS is a classic socio-legal study of the incompatibility and possible reconciliation of competing views of cultural relativism and absolute fundamental human rights. It features prodigious research and insight that is often cited by academics, rights lawyers, and activists over two decades. This edition adds a new foreword by Tom Zwart and a new preface by the author.