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Dando Testimonio - Ocho semanas en Palestina
You set the price! Words: 61,810. Language: Spanish. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
“Un testimonio conmovedor e impactante sobre experiencias en Palestina, de una observadora de derechos humanos, como alguien que ha ido en solidaridad para dar testimonio y ayudar y proteger físicamente a la gente palestina. El tono y ritmo del libro son impresionantes.”
Bearing Wtitness. Eight weeks in Palestine
Price: Free! Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and 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.”
Democratic Revolution Handbook
You set the price! Words: 237,640. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This books talks about why Canada's democracy is on its last legs, and what we can do about it.
A Consensus Handbook: Co-operative decision making for activists, co-ops and communities
Price: Free! Words: 66,450. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A comprehensive guide to the spirit and philosophy of co-operative decision making as well as providing practical guidance on how to facilitate a consensus process. It looks at common situations and explain the skills and tools your group can use to ease the path to a decision. The book covers techniques for decision-making in small and large groups as well as virtual meetings.
Engage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » American
Compatriot Dr. Troy Clark signals permanent losses to religious liberty in America as an eroding pillar undergirding basic freedoms enjoyed by all U.S. citizens. Churches remain largely paralyzed and unmobilized politically, as large swaths of freedom in America disappear forever. Yet, what is a Christian’s role in politics? Dr. Clark delivers a powerful response challenging Christians today.
The Republic of Mars: Stage 4 (Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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Book 2 - It’s 2026. The human dream of turning Mars into another Earth has gone sour. Mars becomes an overcrowded prison, and friction turns into rebellion, which turns into murder. Earth has it even worse. An alien invasion fleet massacres our people and levels our cities.
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 and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and 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.
The Republic of Mars: Fifth Era (Book 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
1942. {From the UFO's point of view in the historical Battle of Los Angeles.) They aren't worried about the anti-aircraft fire below. They're worried about the plutonium America is making. They wanted to make contact, but they decide to wait. 2026. The UFO comes back. It parades over the entire country, evading our attacks. A computer genius that works for the White House sees something else.
Relevant Rantings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,710. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Relevant Rantings sets forth 365 personal parables (stories with a principle). Relevant Rantings is spiritual, but not "religious." It is humorous, pointed and challenging. Doug writes with uncommon transparency and directness. The Bible reading plan at the bottom of each page will give you a new tool to start or end your day.
Occupying America: We Shall Overcome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
One of the most exhaustive, comprehensive books about the growing “Occupy Wall St.” and “We Are The 99%” Movements written so far. Pro-Occupy; anti-government; very dissident. Predicts mass civil unrest in America and abroad unless certain changes are made and rampant economic inequality is corrected. Politically subversive reading at its best!
Internet Generation (English)
Price: Free! Words: 99,450. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and 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.
Radical!
Price: Free! Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Nonfiction » Politics and 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.
Al-Qaeda: History Organization Ideology
You set the price! Words: 82,820. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and 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.
Walking the Talk: Engaging the Public to Build a Sustainable World
Price: Free! Words: 58,700. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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W.B.Yeats' line that "The best lack all conviction, while the worst are filled with passionate intensity" could have been written to describe the public attitude towards climate change. _Walking the Talk_ argues that the traditional motivators of "faith" and "duty" have become debased coins, which limits public engagement. In exchange the author offers the ideal of "practical philosophy".
The Blue Guitar
Price: Free! Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
MIT Professor Emerita Lisa Peattie explores the art and politics of protest around the world.
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 and 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.
Ron Paul's Wisdom, A Layman's Perspective. A Collection of Opinion Editorials
Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 106,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by MWB Entertainment. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Ron Paul's 2008 campaign inspired me to write about him as I have written about no other politician. His honesty and incorruptibility are legendary. I honestly don't know how he survived politics on the federal level for as long as he did, but I feel he has much to teach us. In this volume I have collected all the op/ed articles I wrote about him from 2007 through 2012.
Confessions of a Feminazi - An American Woman Finds Her Voice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,690. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Confessions of a Feminazi is a view through the eyes of an American woman exposing the truth behind the propaganda forced onto the American public unleashed by Rush Limbaugh and the party of angry white men through the media and religious houses of worship in their lust to turn the clock back to sustain the power and riches for themselves by waging war on the rights of the rest of us.
Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience
Price: Free! Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Child of El Salvador
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,640. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
1987 - An old woman finds a newborn girl abandoned in civil-war-torn El Salvador. In the USA, Diane mourns the loss of a stillborn child. Diane sees Norma in an Salvadoran orphanage and knows this is her child. Adopting Norma is a struggle played out against a fickle, dangerous government in El Salvador and a suspicious American federal attorney. Will these forces keep Diane & Norma apart?

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