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Mon Devoir (Tome 1)
Price: $7.05 USD. Words: 60,870. Language: French. Published: February 18, 2016 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Ce livre est un manifeste écrit par Jarl Alé de Basseville, descendant du roi Harald 1er de Norvège et de Robert de Basseville de Normandie. Il y parle de son enfance, de son éducation et de son parcours qui lui ont permis d'avoir cette vision de la politique, de la géopolitique, de l'économie et de la société.
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.
Winning the Race Among Nations for Economic Superiority
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
American politics is under siege. Why? Economic insecurity. But, the middle class is growing in many other developed parts of the world. How is that possible? As the author explains, based on his extensive international business experience, the rest of the world is much more strategic and long-term orientated. This book explains how the US can compete and win in the globalized world.
Scoundrels: Defining Corruption Through Tales of Political Intrigue in Rhode Island
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,130. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
It has been said that political corruption is as old as government itself. Yet despite its timeless nature and its devastating impact on society, “political corruption” remains an elusive term that is difficult to define. In order to fully grasp its impact on government and society as a whole.
Transforming America: A Voters' Bill of Rights
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Transforming America presents The United States Voters' Rights Amendment (USVRA) which ensures the right to cast effective ballots and dramatically transforms the United States government into a true representative democracy. The USVRA reorients the government to the People and their society, and it provides the means to force the government to work for the benefit of those who elect it.
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!
American Woman The Poll Dance: Women and Voting
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,450. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In American Woman, Kimberley A. Johnson shows the impact voting - or not voting - can make. In a narrative that combines the history of the women's rights movement, personal recollections and news headlines, American Woman speaks not only to women, but to all those who cherish our democracy. It is a clarion call to arms and the weapon is your vote.
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
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.
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
Civil Disobedience - A Practical Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 238,650. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is an essential practical guide to the use of civil disobedience in nonviolent resistance. The book details over 300 methods of protest and explains how to plan and manage effective, targeted campaigns. It includes a review of the very latest internet-based techniques and countermeasures that may be used to block unwelcome surveillance of peaceful protest. A "must have" for every activist.
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.
20/20: A Clear Vision for America
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and 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!
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
(4.00 from 1 review)
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 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.
Corporate America & The N-Word
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Unlike the focus on race relations involving potentially criminal acts such as shootings of unarmed blacks by white citizens and law enforcement; contemporary hate speech, racially motivated assaults and workplace mass-murders remain mostly unexamined - until now!