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"Brother Soldier Banned From NJ.Com"
Read and understand what happens when a "news blog" becomes so popular that it's commentators' remarks actually start to shape public opinion and political policy in the State Of New Jersey and it's largest city, Newark. See what happens when The Governor, Mayor's and other political entities place their activities and remarks in the media and the public actually get a chance to communicate back.
Understanding Predatory Leadership: The First Step Toward a World Free of War, Corruption and Poverty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
This book describes how narcissists and psychopaths are successful at gaining power and control, and then manipulate and exploit instead of lead. By learning how these predators, without conscience or concern, initiate and sustain actions and policies that cause so much harm to so many around the world, readers will be able to make better choices leading, eventually, to a kinder civilization.
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 and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics and 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
Judicial Activism: A Way to Overcome it
Price: Free! Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Law » Judicial Power
Judicial activism in the U.S. occurs when a few Supreme Court judges decide public policy issues, which normally deal with rights. However, it would be better for the people to decide such issues through their elected representatives. This book proposes a way to remove judicial activism, by returning to an original view of the founding fathers that preferred legislative oversight of rights issues.
The New Jim Crow Study Guide and Call to Action
Price: Free! Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Drawing from and expanding on the themes of Michelle Alexander’s acclaimed best-seller, The New Jim Crow, this in-depth guide provides a launching pad for groups wishing to engage in deep, meaningful dialogue about race, racism, and structural inequality in the age of mass incarceration. The Study Guidespans the entirety of The New Jim Crow, engaging the critical questions raised in the book.
Occupying America: We Shall Overcome
Price: $7.99 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!
The Middle and Working Class Manifesto
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,520. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Before the Sanders presidential campaign, before there was Occupy Wall St., before “the 99%” and Anonymous, before Ferguson, Mo. and Freddy Gray, before Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown and Eric Garner, before the 'Arab Spring', Syria and Palestine, there was this book, the book that helped start it all!
The Heart's Interpreter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015 by Bantu Works Investments (Pty) Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The Heart's Interpreter evenly straddles the personal and political with a collection of sublime poems of love and candid sociopolitical commentary.
The Ice Path
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,290. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
From the Solutreans, the White Europeans who discovered North America 17,000 years ago, many millenia before the Asiatic Mongoloid ancestors of the 'Native Americans', to the Viking explorers, English colonists, and American pioneers, the past, present and future of our people are explored within the framework of a destiny surpassing all others.
Genocide of thought
Price: Free! Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This essay tells the sad story of the Ethiopian media which is faced – after a spell of press freedom and freedom of speech – with prosecutoin, often based on false accusations. The victims are brave journalists and media publishers who were detained or fled Ehtiopia, so that they can continue reporting about the government’s violation of human rights.
How the Bill of Rights and a Lack of Virtue are Destroying America
Price: Free! Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The American bill of rights, long heralded as an ensign of freedom across the world, is today being used as a tool of destruction by the U.S. Supreme Court. This is happening because of the creation by the court of sexual "rights," which have no basis in the constitution or any of its amendments. This volume explains this dangerous trend, and how it can be reversed--before it is too late!
2014中國網絡金融改革風雲錄
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
夜伤鹰2014年财经周刊电子版已经制作完工,2014年是中国经济形势最为复杂多变的一年,本书作者以不同的财经视角引领投资者独立思考,阅读此书可以帮助投资者有效规避风险,而且还可以给投资者带来全新的投资理念以及投资诀窍,本书以舆情分析为出发点进行财经评论,凡是喜欢本电子书的读者,都可以在书中获益金融知识,本电子书还是投资初学者的启蒙书,可以帮助初级投资者实现自己的财富人生。 本电子书是作者辛苦所创,文字约六万字. 由于时间仓促,书中可能会有讹误部分,希望读者见谅。
In Search of the Next POTUS (President of the United States): One Woman's Quest to Fix Washington, a True Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,200. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
In Search of the Next POTUS (President of the United States) tackles the seemingly impossible task of making Congress work. In this true adventure, political activist Judy Frankel shows how to combat corruption in Congress while choosing a qualified leader for the White House. Her humorous and heartbreaking crusade to overhaul Washington from the top down inspires voters to take control of the USA
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: 47,690. 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: $2.99 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.
Deus Ex Machina: God From The Machine
You set the price! Words: 4,420. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Deus ex machina is a poetry collection exploring the UK today. It is for people who baulk at the rampant inequality and long for change. A proportion of any profit gained will be donated to the Trussell Trust, who do so much to aid those most grossly hit by the inequality of our age, and a proportion will be donated to the Green Party, to invest in a future politics that works for the common good.
Talking Back: Voices of Color
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Red Letter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A dynamic anthology featuring voices of youth, political prisoners, feminists, immigrants and history-makers. Introduction by poet Nellie Wong. "A rainbow of radical authors writing on many of the critical issues of today -- education, racism, healthcare, LGBT, immigration, the penal system, feminism... This book is a treasure."--James Wright, Black scholar, unionist, former civil rights organizer
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