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Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America | Summary by Summary Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Thurgood Marshall rides the train in the Jim Crow car (the one directly behind the engine) to the American south to defend yet another black citizen in court. Marshall, who was the grandson of a mixed-race slave, is an integral part of the growing civil rights movement in America.
Lloro una senda para mi seguridad by Ana Hernández Vila
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
En España, el 1 de julio de 2015 entra en vigor una ley insultante para los derechos fundamentales del individuo. El gobierno la llamó Ley Orgánica de Seguridad Ciudadana pero se la conoce mejor por su nombre artístico: Ley Mordaza. Ésta es mi reacción.
Census: Mandatory or Voluntary? by Steven D. Miller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
If you don’t understand the outrage over a simple form, then you will not understand the struggle against relentless government surveillance that is recording you.
No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State by Glenn Greenwald…. Summarized by J.J. Holt
Series: Boiled Down, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
This is a summary of No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State by Glenn Greenwald…. Summarized by J.J. Holt
Love Is All That Matters by John Middleton
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Essay » Legal, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
In this essay, I discuss, with empathy, the concept of same-sex marriage from the perspective of someone who has both religious faith and a legal mind. In my view, opposition to marriage equality is not only misguided, but also morally, ethically, and legally wrong, and undermines the very institution of marriage. As the Bible says, "Love is happy with the truth," and love is all that matters.
How To Solve The Drug Problem by Charles Morgan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Charles Morgan takes time off writing science fiction to argue that the whole drug problem wouldn't exist if western medicine engaged itself in researching and making mood drugs that satisfied people's need for happiness. Happiness seems to be very low on the list of musts in western medicine and more so in western law. in this book Morgan outlines a way to resolve these urgent problems.
Gay Marriage: The Pros and Cons of the Issue by BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Gay Marriage. That single phrase is enough to spark a passionate debate from either side. It’s hard to form a view one way or another when there is so much heated opinion for or against it. The ViewCaps Pros and Cons series takes a step back and looks at the issue objectively. It lays out only the facts and let’s you decide what opinion to take. ViewCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides.
You Just Might Be A Terrorist by Rick Carufel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Are you a terrorist? The United States government may think you are if you do certain things. This book will tell you what not to do to make them think you are and what you may have to do to protect your rights to privacy that may make them think you are.
OCCUPY! An Activist's Guide to Protestors' Rights by Andy Marlow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,600. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
This is the essential guide for any protestor who wants to know their rights. It draws on legal philosophy, International Human Rights Law, the European Convention on Human Rights and the ordinary law of England and Wales to provide you with all you need to know on the day of action.
8 Critical Things Your Auto Accident Attorney Won’t Tell You by Paul Samakow
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
“A restaurant owner isn’t going to invite you into the kitchen, have the chef explain everything and show you all of the ingredients being used.” But this book does tell you quite a bit about the world of auto accident lawyers, and it reveals the most significant and recurring things they will not normally tell their clients.
Jews in Prison by Don Canaan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
There were, in 2007, more than 50,000 people incarcerated in prison facilities in Ohio. And only about 50 inmates were Jewish. This book examines the status of Jewish inmates in Ohio's prisons, how they live and how they survive in a penal situation where only about.001 percent of the prison population is Jewish. Many Jews on the street do not realize there are, nor do they care about J
Beyond the Law: The CIA Torture Memos by Marcus Elliott
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
In April 2009, President Obama's administration declassified memoranda to the CIA relating to the "interrogation of high-value Al Qaeda detainees." What were the techniques of interrogation and what was their purpose? How did the lawyers reach their conclusions that the techniques did not amount to torture?
Le despotisme démocratique by Alexis de Tocqueville
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: French. Published: April 18, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Tocqueville se livre à un ensemble d’observations et d’analyses de la société américaine et de son système politique. Il note que c’est l’égalité et non la liberté qui constitue le caractère distinctif des démocraties et que la tendance à l’égalisation des conditions (à la fois formelle et réelle) comporte un risque pour la liberté. Il s'agit d'un livre culte.
A Public Affair Corrupted by Scott Allen Baker
Price: Free! Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
A real solution to rid government of corruption and secrecy. A must read for all American voters who are tired of being robbed blind by forces outside their control.
21st Century Privacy by Daniel Evans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Modern survellience systems record every movement, financial transaction, and click of a mouse. Advertisers, government snoops, criminals, and lawyers pore over all your information daily. This book explains how to neutralize all these threats and more. Unlike some privacy books, 21st Century Privacy presents a simple, inexpensive, and legal strategy that can be implemented immediatly.