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STAND UP: An Archive Collection of the Bay Area Asian American Movement 1968-1974 by Asian Community Center Archive Group
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
Take Back Your Government by Robert Heinlein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,800. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Originally titled How to be a Politician, this book was written in 1946 based on Robert Heinlein’s own political experiences. Here is a fascinating look, both historically and philosophically, at a great visionary’s take on the political landscape in the United States and what each of us can do to better this country.
Why Are You Atheists So Angry? 99 Things That Piss Off the Godless by Greta Christina
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism(4.75 from 4 reviews)
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.
Beyond Chaos and Beyond by D. Scott Apel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,550. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Essay » Sociology
From 1987-97, Robert Anton Wilson published a newsletter, Trajectories: The Journal of Futurism and Heresy. The 1994 book Chaos and Beyond collected the best of the first 10 issues; this sequel preserves the best of the final issues, including an excerpt from RAW’s unfinished sequel to Illuminatus!, transcripts of audio issues and videos produced specifically for his fan base, and much, much more.
How To Democrat In The Age Of Trump by Mike Lux
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2018 by Strong Arm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
Having spent a lifetime fighting the good fight in the trenches of the progressive movement and Democratic Party, Mike Lux has seen the good, the bad, and the ugly of politics up close and personal. A progressive populist before it was cool, but with an aversion to blindly following anyone’s dogmatic approach, he lays out a strategy and message for winning a long-term Democratic governing majority
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness | Summary by Summary Station
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
We've Got People: From Jesse Jackson to AOC, the End of Big Money and the Rise of a Movement by Ryan Grim
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 160,160. 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.
20/20: A Clear Vision for America by Bill Muckler
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism(5.00 from 1 review)
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!
Catfish on Fridays - A View from Inside the U.S. Government Financial Management Swamp by Steve MacQueen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,390. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
In an often humorous way, Catfish on Fridays exposes the truth behind what happens day in and day out within the federal workplace where taxpayers' money is routinely wasted. Even those not paying income taxes should still be very concerned about the billions of dollars being wasted by the federal government since those billions could be better spent on things you would actually benefit from.
An Experiment in Global Democracy (The Interdependence Papers Volume 1) by Markus Thorndike
Series: The Interdependence Papers. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
An Experiment in Global Democracy is a part of the beginning of a global conversation to change our world for the better. Along with its companion, LEAP: The Case for the Country of Earth, this book offers us a choice: continue in the same direction we are headed, or come together as a species for the good of us all, through the creation of a new nation of, by and for us all: The Country of Earth.
Strategy & Soul: A Campaigner's Tale of Fighting Billionaires, Corrupt Officials, and Philadelphia Casinos by Daniel Hunter
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.
Firewall: The Propagandist's Guide to Self-Defense by Jack Nolan
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.
Counter-Economics: From the Back Alleys to the Stars by Samuel Edward Konkin III
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.
Poutine échec et mat ! by Garry Kasparov
Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: French. Published: October 18, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Champion du monde d’échecs de 1985 à 2000, Garry Kasparov est également un célèbre dissident. Violemment opposé au système russe, il publie régulièrement des textes contre Vladimir Poutine, chef du gouvernement. Aujourd’hui, il risque cinq ans d’internement en camp pour avoir manifesté et s’être défendu contre le policier qui le menaçait.
Axioms for Organizers: Trailblazer for Social Justice by Fred Ross, Sr
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.
A Case Study of How Citizen Activism Can Work by Stu MacPhail
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
This book was written primarily to honor the scores of citizens who worked to obtain a major central park in Lakewood, Colorado… in the face of strong opposition from their elected leaders. It is also meant as an encouragement to all civic activists (who seek worthy ends) to keep moving forward even when the odds seem stacked against them
What Is To Be Done? Class Struggle in the 21st Century by Steve Clark
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.