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STAND UP: An Archive Collection of the Bay Area Asian American Movement 1968-1974
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018 by Eastwind Books of Berkeley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Stand Up chronicles the beginnings of the 1960s-70s Bay Area Asian American movement. Includes primary documents and analysis of the movement from the perspective of its participants. Includes materials from the Asian American Political Alliance (AAPA), Third World Liberation Front (TWLF), the International Hotel anti-eviction coalitions, the Asian Community Center (ACC) and others
A Stranger at My Door
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 70,060. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
When a man appears at the door of her home in the Sonoran desert lost and half-dead, Peg Bowden must examine the values that drive her life choices, which aren’t currently aligned with the politics of her homeland. This true story of shared humanity explores the literal and metaphorical significance of the borders in our lives, and the fear and xenophobia that keep them standing.
Resistance and Hope: Essays by Disabled People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
16 essays by 17 disabled writers, activists and artists. This is crip wisdom for the people. Edited by Alice Wong, founder of the Disability Visibility Project, Resistance and Hope will transform the way you think about activism, leadership, and social justice.
We've Got People: From Jesse Jackson to AOC, the End of Big Money and the Rise of a Movement
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 160,360. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2019 by Strong Arm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez may seem like she came from nowhere, but the movement that propelled her to office - and to global political stardom - has been building for 30 years. With the party and the nation at a crossroads, this timely and original book offers new insight into how we've gotten where we are - and where we're headed.
Take Back Our Party: Restoring the Democratic Legacy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,700. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2020 by Strong Arm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Once upon a time, the Democrats were the party of the people-of the New Deal, unions, and the War on Poverty. It is time to restore the vision of Franklin Roosevelt: that a decent society takes care of all its citizens and ensures them the basic necessities of life. It is time for the Democratic Party to represent the people once again.
Axioms for Organizers: Trailblazer for Social Justice
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
Fred Ross Sr.’s AXIOMS FOR ORGANIZERS is a gem--a concise, bilingual treasure trove of tips for social justice advocates. It provides a stirring portrait of Ross, one of the 20th century’s most influential grassroots organizers, and spells out his guiding principles! A must read for students, teachers and community, labor, immigrant and human rights organizers committed to social justice.
20/20: A Clear Vision for America
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
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The 20/20 Vision brings a critical background to the issues of today and provides reasoned resolutions to restore our republic and drive our country forward. 20/20 tells how a small, limited government is the best solution to make America prosper again. Read the book that thousands of Americans are using to roll out the revolution!
Why Are You Atheists So Angry? 99 Things That Piss Off the Godless
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
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Why are atheists angry? Is it because they're selfish, joyless, lacking in meaning, and alienated from God? Or is it because they have legitimate reasons to be angry -- and are ready to do something about it? With outrage, humor, and intelligence, popular blogger Greta Christina makes a powerful case for outspoken atheist activism, and explains the empathy and justice that drive it.
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Legal systems, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn When You Download Your Copy Today • How Jim Crow Laws Have Evolved Through American History • The Reason Why America Has The Highest Incarceration Rate • Learn How The war On Drugs Was Set Up To Target Minorities
Strategy & Soul: A Campaigner's Tale of Fighting Billionaires, Corrupt Officials, and Philadelphia Casinos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 170,250. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » North America
The movement was outspent by hundreds of millions of dollars, up against powerful elected officials, private investigators, and the state supreme court. This David versus Goliath story gives unparalled access to the behind-the-scenes of campaigns, making the nuances of strategy come to life. Written by an experienced and unusually self-reflective direct action organizer.
Factory Farming and Animal Liberation: The New Zealand Experience
You set the price! Words: 61,490. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Agricultural science
This book describes the shocking ways factory farmed animals are treated in New Zealand, the lengths industry and government will go to maintain the status quo, and effective ways to make a difference for animals as individuals and as a society. The issues raised about exploitation, political influence and effective activism can be applied to many situations worldwide.
Upgrading Democracy: Claiming a Say to Achieve True Democracy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Why continue to write politicians a “blank political check” for successive four-year terms when this practice patently does not serve the people it pretends to represent? This book describes a realistic and actionable plan to solve the representation crisis and create a people's champion in parliament.
Холистично общество
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 73,760. Language: Bulgarian. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Кой е най-добрият начин да посрещнем глобалните предизвикателства на утрешния ден? В тази книга се представя холистичният модел, на чиято основа се изгражда холистично общество. Изведени са принципите на функциониране на нов тип икономика, която не е капиталистическа, а холистична. В нея оптимално се защитават интересите на човечеството, Земята, животните и растенията. Автор е Александър Миланов.
Firewall: The Propagandist's Guide to Self-Defense
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,620. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
The freedom we cherish is illusory if our minds are shackled! Advertisers and political machines bombard us with propaganda every day. Follow a trained military propagandist behind the scenes. Learn how propaganda ordnance is crafted, launched and targeted, and the impact it has on our daily lives. Arm and equip yourself against even the most insidious attack on your free will.
Food, Freedom, Community
You set the price! Words: 97,480. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
How small local actions can solve complex global problems: Local solutions, community economics, and food sovereignty in New Zealand and beyond
The Movement: The Revolution Will Be Televised
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,650. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
The aim of the Power Elite has always been the same – to maintain themselves in power and privilege in perpetuity, at the expense of everyone else. In the past, they used brute force to subjugate the servile masses. Now they use something far more subtle and effective: psychological manipulation. Without a Revolution, they have the opportunity to rule forever. Is that what you want? Then rebel.
Black, Brown & Political:Get Informed, Get Empowered and Change the Game!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
Do you want to sit at the table to be on the menu?In this Book, Black, Brown, and Political Chandra Lopez-Brooks, provides easy to understand tips and resources to navigate your local community government so you can get involved now!
What Is To Be Done? Class Struggle in the 21st Century
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Essay » Political
With the future of civilization and the earth gravely threatened by social polarization and ecological destruction, every forward-thinking person worldwide is asking, what is to be done? Reinvigorating Lenin’s pen name and updating Marxism for class struggle in the 21st century, this book unveils the global strategy for revolution in today’s world.
Counter-Economics: From the Back Alleys to the Stars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018 by KoPubCo Publishing Division of the Triplanetary Corporation. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Counter-Economics was intended to be the magnum opus of Samuel Edward Konkin III -- the creator, premier activist, and theoretician of Agorism. Planned as the distillation of all his work and research over 15 years of libertarian/anarchist activism, Konkin died in 2004 without finishing the book. This edition includes the first six chapters and outline for the other twelve.
Syria: Peace, Bread and Homeland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,140. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Syrians have paid a huge monetary and human price in the current war being waged not only against them and their homeland but also against civilization itself. Although many people inside and outside Syria would like to help rescue the Syrian people from the savagery being visited upon them, there has, to date, been few viable channels to allow them contribute in any meaningfully moral, material o