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Building a Movement to End the New Jim Crow: an organizing guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Expanding on the call to action in Michelle Alexander's acclaimed best-seller, The New Jim Crow, this accessible organizing guide puts tools in your hands to help you and your group understand how to make meaningful, effective change. It's packed with stories and practical tips and techniques for building a group, pick an issue, and building campaigns to help bring down the New Jim Crow.
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 and 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.
Ukraine - Trip Three
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The protests and violence of the Euromaidan movement pushed me to visit the Ukraine prematurely—to witness the happenings there and to find answers. A secondary endeavor during this tour was another road-trip to the Crimea.
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.
Firewall: The Propagandist's Guide to Self-Defense
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 44,620. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Politics and 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.
The Activist's Toolkit
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Advice and Encouragement from an Experienced Activist to Help You Be a Successful Leader in Your Community
Anarchokapitalismus (CZ)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,210. Language: Czech. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"Nejcennější hodnotou ze všech je svoboda; a s ní pochopitelně nerozlučně spjatá zodpovědnost. Nejvyšší míry svobody lze dosáhnout skrze absolutní respekt k soukromému vlastnictví, vlastnickým právům jednotlivců."
Radical!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,410. 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.
East-West Dialectics, Currency Resets and the Convergent Power of One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book offers a timely examination of the various economic and geopolitical forces leading to the currency reset and the relegation of the US Dollar to one-among-many national currencies once again.
State of Power 2015: An annual anthology on global power and resistance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
State of Power seeks to examine different dimensions of globalised power, unmasking the key holders of power and identifying sources of transformative counter-power. The essays cover an impressive breadth of themes, from corporate law to the dominance of the financial sector, from big mining to food speculation, to the struggles challenging power in Mexico, Mozambique, Italy and Greece.
Connection Lost
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
The purpose of connection lost is to focus on things in society that attribute to or leads to the destruction of our human connections to each other.
Corupţie - Globalizare - Neocolonialism
Price: Free! Words: 47,540. Language: Romanian. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Ediţia a doua O introducere în conceptele interdependente despre corupţie, globalizare prin instituţiile financiare internaţionale, şi neocolonialism înţeles ca exploatarea resurselor şi materiilor prime a ţărilor sărace şi în curs de dezvoltare de unele mari corporaţii multinaţionale.
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.
Solutional Politics: How one person can make a difference
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,640. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
You're tired of the country going in the wrong direction. You want the country to work. You want politicians to work for the American people. Do something about it. Information is power, ideas are power. Build a foundation of knowledge and understanding about politics, then discover solutions you've never heard. Give yourself power. Learn how simple it is for you to make a difference. Then go an
A Conservative Christian's Guidebook for Living in Secular Times (Now With Added Humor!)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,580. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Michael R Shannon turns his talent for humor and analysis to the everyday problems faced by Christians who don't happen to have a doctorate in theology or live in a monastery. All too often our pastor's Sunday sermons prepare us to go toe–to–toe with a Pharisee in Jerusalem circa 32 AD, but leave us totally unprepared to counter the Wiccan in the checkout line.
Black By Popular Demand - Is the American Black Living on Borrowed Time?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,340. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A black man's candid look into American mainstream black society. Have African-Americans made any progress at all in the last fifty years, or are we just spinning our wheels and headed towards total extinction? Blunt and honest looks are taken at what black people need to do to survive. If black people do not do something soon, we may disappear completely.
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".
Putin, the Russian Elite, and the Future of Russia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Asteroid Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
In this thoughtful monograph, the author traces how Russia’s character has shaped its evolution, with a particular focus on how the ruling “elite” has led the country from one disaster to another. An examination of Russia’s ruling circles since Lenin and the leadership selection process, reveals how and why Putin ascended to power, and how his policies are likely to shape the country’s future.
Radio Free Steve Volume One Memorial Daze 2014 Scream of Consciousness
Price: $1.54 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
Faced with a case of writer's block on my current project, I decided to take Memorial Day weekend and just cut loose with stream of consciousness babblings/rantings/cleverness-- choose your term. The result is amusing, bizarre, pointed, and occasionally even funny, riffing off the TV, drunks in bars, the UCSB mass shooting, the NSA, ice cream, and so much more. Buy the ticket, take the ride.
The Futility of War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by National Pacific Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Wars have been used as a means of settling territorial and other political disputes since the dawn of human civilisation. The Futility of War takes the reader through the long history of human conflict in all its forms, and considers the reasons why wars still exist today. It offers a fascinating insight into human nature, and the past, present and possible future of all mankind.