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Resistance and Hope: Essays by Disabled People
Price: Free! 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.
21 Machetes
Price: Free! Words: 21,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
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Take one of America's largest utilities...a delusional, error-prone CEO...a $46.5 million war chest filched from customers...California's squalid, pay-to-play ballot initiative process...what results? Hubris, overreach and venality upended by truthiness. Over-torqued battlefield dispatches create a fast-paced nonfiction novella -- a bugle call to that silent army of citizen optimists everywhere.
21st Century Revolution
Price: Free! Words: 79,620. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
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A collection of essays about real political change, the kind where the 99% overthrow the corporate elites who have seized control of our so-called democracies. In addition to heralding undreamed of political upheaval, the last two years have inspired new hope of taking back power from multinational corporations. Cover photo by David Shankbone via Wikimedia Commons.
Nazis At The Door
Price: Free! Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Have you ever wondered what it was like to watch Hitler turn a democracy into the dictatorship? Germany 1930 = Trump's America 2019.
Uncage Eden - A Spiritual Philosophy Book about Food, Music, and the Rewilding of Society
Price: Free! Words: 275,820. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Our planet is in peril. Our species is in captivity. We alone hold the key. We have become disconnected from the love song of our home, and completely enslaved by the systematic destruction of her. This is the story of one water protector's path to understanding the universe, the reweaving of symbiosis, an evolution of camp style cooking, the great cosmic jam scene, and an end to human supremacy.
Random Rants for Rational Reflection
Price: Free! Words: 57,030. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Every so often we need to look at the way things are done to see if they still make sense today. The Rants and recommendations in this book attempt to do just that. As a centrist my viewpoints will probably alienate those who hold extreme viewpoints on the left and the right.. The individual rants have been grouped into chapters according to the segment of society they address.
Step One: Save the World - The Journey of a Water Protector
Price: Free! Words: 314,360. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
This is a cookbook. This is an adventure novel. This is a love story. This is a tale of survival. This is a spiritual journey. This is a catalog of the oppressions and destructions perpetrated by the machine of mankind. This is a handbook on standing up to the tyranny enacted by a corrupt government through the mechanism of fear. This is a recruitment manual for a global movement of resistance
The Book of Change: Environmental Issues vs. Politics
Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. Price: Free! Words: 40,670. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
We cannot expect environmental change if we are not willing to make the necessary sacrifices to ignite a complete paradigm shift - which is to move from a culture of consumption to a culture of conservation. Knowing the truth is part of the solution to a healthier planet. The rest of the solution lies within every one of you - to change, or not to change. That is the question.
Global Goals, National Actions: Making the Post-2015 Development Agenda Relevant to India
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 44,930. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
This volume, edited by Vikrom Mathur and Ritika Passi, unpacks the tensions inherent in various interpretations of sustainable development by eliciting debates given varied value systems and national interests; offers a framework through which to localise global goals like the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs); focuses on 10 SDGs that are India’s primary concerns; and ends with an evaluation
Radical!
Price: Free! Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Radical! begins with a play, If the poor are on the moon.., about Mother Teresa (currrently freely available on the web). Monologs follow on artistic and scientific radicals (Berlioz, Sibelius, Sigmund Freud, JS Mill, Conan Doyle, Bernard Shaw, HG Wells, George Orwell, JB Priestley), as well as shorter features. Environmental verse and an essay on a statistical relativity conclude.
Artisans of Peace Overcoming Poverty - Volume 1: A People-Centered Movement
Price: Free! Words: 34,220. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
"Artisans of Peace Overcoming Poverty - Volume 1: A People-Centered Movement " introduces partners in peacebuilding whose efforts have too often remained unrecognized. People committed to solidarity in Haiti, Madagascar, the United States, Guatemala, and elsewhere help us to understand their efforts to search for peace, go beyond violence, and build a sense of community.
Al-Qaeda: History Organization Ideology
Price: Free! Words: 82,820. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
This book poses several questions including the following: why has al-Qaeda been established, what are the main milestones in its history, what the ideology that guides its beliefs is, and what the organizational features according to which it operates are.
Internet Generation (English)
Price: Free! Words: 99,450. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
This book is written with the intent and hope to be able to show that there is a totally new kind of people inheriting the planet. Why it is so is explained through the knowledge that Marshall McLuhan presented in the 1960-ties with “The Media is the Message”. His books sells today more than ever before and that it is the Internet Generation that reads them there shouldn't be any doubt about.
State of Power 2016: Democracy, sovereignty and resistance
Series: State of Power. Price: Free! Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
TNI's fifth annual State of Power 2016 report explores the intersect of power and democracy. Featuring prominent activists and academics, its essays feature the long battle between economic power and popular democracy, expose the different powers seeking to undermine democracy today, and tell the stories of radical popular democratic alternatives emerging worldwide.
Ideas for the World's Future: A Collection of Cultural, Social and Politically Themed Articles
Price: Free! Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
TaraElla is a singer-songwriter. She is, however, most notable for her cultural projects. This book contains articles she has written over the years, with ideas on how we can make the world a better place.
The Book of Change: Global Finance vs. The People
Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. Price: Free! Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
It would appear that money is the root cause of global suffering in the 21st Century, proving that the universal law of cause and effect is alive and well in the world of global finance vs. the people. This book illuminates the endless connections between the elite players who hold all the purse strings and identifies the collateral damage caused by their actions on the human population.
Love the Least (A Lot)
Price: Free! Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Abort73.com founder and director, Michael Spielman, explains why abortion-vulnerable children are as qualified to wear the "least of these" label as any victim class in the world. Whatever we fail to do in their defense, we fail to do for Christ.
Bearing Wtitness. Eight weeks in Palestine
Price: Free! Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
“A very powerful and moving testimony of experiences in Palestine of a human rights observer, as someone who has gone in solidarity to witness and to physically help and protect Palestinian people. The tone and pacing of the book are awesome.”
The Disappointment of G.L.I.F. (Gatekeeper Limited Intersectional Feminism)
Price: Free! Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Intersectional feminism, as it is practiced now, is what I would describe as GLIF, i.e. Gatekeeper Limited Intersectional Feminism. Its discourse and perspective is entirely limited by what the gatekeepers think is acceptable, and the priorities of the movement reflect this bias.
The Entrapment Of A Nation
Price: Free! Words: 41,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
A book about the corruption and bad governance in Nigeria. A Collection of essays written by Adeola Aderounmu

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