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Letters from Palestine
By Pamela Olson
Price: Free! Words: 106,420. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Many books have dealt with the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from the Israeli perspective. However, few reflect the Palestinian point of view. Letters from Palestine offers an American audience a rare opportunity to listen to actual Palestinian people as they describe what it is like to live in the occupied territories of the West Bank or Gaza, or to grow up as a Palestinian in the U.S.
İzmir Savaş Karşıtları Derneği: Bir Sözel Tarih
By Propaganda Yayınları
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: Turkish. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Bu kitapta, çağrımıza yanıt veren İSKD aktivistleriyle yaptığımız röportajları bulacaksınız. Çoğunlukla belleklerde kalan, yitip gitme tehlikesi olan birçok anı ve nüans ve strateji, İSKD'nin etkileyici tarihçesi boyutuyla, bu kitapta tecelli ediyor. Amacımız, İSKD'yi sadece yeni nesillere anımsatmak değil, ayrıca tarihin yapraklarını yeniden açmak.
Vegan Tutsak
By Propaganda Yayınları
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: Turkish. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Bu kitap, Osman Evcan ile yapılan bir nehir söyleşidir. Osman Evcan, siyasi gündemimize 2011 yılı sonlarında girmişti. Bir vegan olarak, hapishanede yaşadığı sorunlar, vegan yiyeceğe erişememesi, bunun sonrasında da açlık grevine girmesi gündeme gelmişti. Gündeme gelen başka bir mesele de, Osman’a yönelik “Osman’a Vegan Yemek” adlı bir destek kampanyasıydı.
Occupying America: We Shall Overcome
By Rev. Paul Bern
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 2: War and Democracy- War on Democracy
By Donald Gutierrez
Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Professor Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews on social justice have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and most importantly action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.2 focuses on problematic areas of America's democracy such as militarization, war, prisons, and political rhetoric. It includes the book-title essay "Feeling the Unthinkable."
Losing the War: The Carnage and Despair of Mexico in 2010
By Walter McKay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
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'.
Dust Net
By David Dvorkin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,610. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Blessed Model of the Holy Prophet Muhammad and the Caricatures
By Mirza Masroor Ahmad
Price: Free! Words: 31,990. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Shock waves of indignation ran across the Muslim world following the recent publication of offensive and crude caricatures of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (may peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) in some parts of Europe. The uninformed, as ever, misled by the mullah gave in to public display of rage and rampant chaos ensued.
The Prometheus Post - Issue Three
By Richard Pinder
Series: The Prometheus Post Magazine, Book 3. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 49,160. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The Prometheus Post is a monthly libertarian-conservative electronic magazine. It offers in-depth analysis of important political issues. Specifically the Post explores civil rights issues, offers analysis of law enforcement models, advocates free market economic principles, provides hands on information for running a business, while also advocating the reasons for British withdrawal from the EU
Justice pour la Palestine !
By Tribunal Russell sur la Palestine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: French. Published: May 2, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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.
Un'italiana non italiana
By Nima Sharmahd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,560. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Copertina Un'italiana non italiana Un delicato e poetico romanzo di un'iraniana nata a Londra, che vive in Italia e parla fiorentino, che ci racconta il nostro paese con gli occhi di ciascuno dei nuovi figli d'Italia che, sommariamente vengono detti di "seconda generazione".
Rozbijając Ciemność
By Joseph L. Foreman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,430. Language: Polish. Published: April 4, 2013 by Richard A. Czekaj. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Wzbudzające szacunek i nie do odparcia!... od spraw, które porusza Joseph Foreman, nie można uciec jeśli mamy być wierni naszemu powołaniu, aby być światłem i solą w naszym świecie. Ruth Bell Graham Jest prawdopodobnie najważniejszym wydarzeniem dla ruchu w obronie życia w ostatnich dniach. George Grant, Legacy Communications Ogromnie mocne! Wzywa nas do przemyślenia naszego związku z Chrystusem
Two Nights In Police Custody
By Uttam Raj Regmi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,340. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013 by Tenth Street Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Two Nights In Police Custody, is much more than a story of modern Nepal's social injustice; it's a seizing read describing daily life in the cities and its surrounds and recounts the struggles of the people, and that of the class divide, and of the fabric that has united all Nepalese through their political upheaval of the 1980's that still continues on into this day.
The Libertarian's Handbook - The Centre-Right Principles of Liberty and the Case for a Constitution
By Richard Pinder
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 141,150. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The Libertarian's Handbook is an epic-length book on civil rights by Richard Pinder. This work shows how the ideas of libertarianism can be applied to all areas of domestic governance, from law enforcement to welfare and from economic policy to immigration. This work also asks if socialism is indeed the road to serfdom, while detailing a new constitutional model designed to protect civil rights.
Political Parties: Failure in American Government
By Robert Winn
You set the price! Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
In 1796 as he was leaving the office of President of the United States, George Washington warned Americans of the danger political parties posed to their freedom and advised them not to start political parties in American government. Four years later, a political party started by Thomas Jefferson took over the government of the United States. We can now see that Washington was right.
The Prometheus Post - Issue Two
By Richard Pinder
Series: The Prometheus Post Magazine, Book 2. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
The Prometheus Post is a monthly libertarian-conservative electronic magazine. It offers in-depth analysis of important political issues. Specifically the Post explores civil rights issues, offers analysis of law enforcement models, advocates free market economic principles, provides hands on information for running a business, while also advocating the reasons for British withdrawal from the EU.
Outlaw Visions
By Francis Kroncke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,410. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Outlaw Visions wends through monastic hallways, trial courtrooms, prison cells, onto campuses to engage young activists. I shouted “Peace! Peace!” and heard “Criminal!” We descend into prison’s hellish darkness where I existed as a subhuman. You are invited to transform you own subhumanness through ritual practices envisioning yourself as an "Earthfolk" peacefully at home on the Living Earth.
Solitary: The History and Current Reality of Torture as a Means of Social Control Within Prisons
By Joanne Pawlowski
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
(5.00 from 1 review)
Why is solitary confinement, known to cause a mental state akin to psychosis, widely used in contemporary prisons? Solitary's powerful psychological effects make it a unique tool for exerting social control. This history argues that CIA "brainwashing" research of the 1950s may have influenced the design of isolation units in American prisons today.
Sunflower Diaries: Cryptology Applied to the Jedi Religion and Carbonated Yoda Pop, Volume 5
By Rod Island
Series: Sunflower Diaries, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Volume 5 shows how Harrison Ford's characters Han Solo and Indiana Jones have state dates woven into them. This is a FREE copy. I do not make any money off of this book. George Lucas and Lucasfilms do not endorse any of the content or statements within. I am using the Fair Use act of the copyright to use the material as a teaching tool. All copyrights belong to "Star Wars" and Lucasfilms.
Fraud on the Court: One Adoptee's Fight to Reclaim his Identity
By Mike Chalek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In his startling new memoir, Mike Chalek reveals how the adoption practices of the "Baby Scoop Era" led to his fraudulent placement with an adoptive family that had purchased him for $200 from a well-known baby broker. He delves into the details of his highly charged quest to reunite with his family of origin, and we get a first-hand glimpse into the difficulties faced by many adult adoptees.