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Genocide of thought
Price: Free! Words: 16,280. 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.
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.
Wellbeing by Design: An Operating Manual for Humanity and Beyond
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 40,380. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
'Wellbeing by Design' is an invitation for a new generation of change makers to put wellbeing at the heart of our systems, structures and lives. The state of our world is in our hands. We have the right to imagine a better way of life. We have the power to bring better visions into reality. We can take back control of our systems and selves and consciously shape a reality of wellbeing for all.
How the Bill of Rights and an Obsession with Sex are Destroying America
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,470. 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。
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: 47,330. 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.
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
A very, very, brief synopsis of the Lenca hydro-electric dam struggle
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
An extremely brief look into the struggle faced by contemporary Lenca for their land, particularly when it comes to rivers.
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.
Revelation Truth Volume Three
Series: Revelation Truth. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,820. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
As the world races toward the Great Tribulation, immorality among the world's leaders, increased lawlessness, natural disasters, and anarchy many voices have flooded the blogosphere, YouTube and the social networks to interpret the times. Rev. Blair has risen above the unholy chorus to write a series of timeless articles from a biblical perspective to help Christians stand firm in their faith.
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."
PUNISHMENT - BE THE ONE TO GIVE IT. NOT THE ONE TO RECEIVE IT.
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
My son is a baby. He won't understand anything. I will strangle him to death.
Rats, Stones and the Goddess : A Conversation with Sabine Lichtenfels, Femspec Issue 9.1
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Batya Weinbaum interviewed Sabine Lichtenfels in July, 2005 when invited to participate in the seminar for Peace Journalists at Tamera. Tamera is an international intentional community in Southern Portugal. They openly maintain free love lifestyle to free up energy to liberate and change an oppressive society, along the lines of New Left thinkers influenced by Marcuse and Wilhelm Reich.
Let's Use Free Speech to Overthrow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Now is the time to overthrow! Let's overthrow right now! Who and what and how and why? Well, you gotta read this book to find out!
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.