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21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act: Helping Canadians Make Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples a Reality
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
The essential guide to understanding the Indian Act and its repercussion on generations of Indigenous peoples, written by a leading cultural sensitivity trainer. Bob Joseph dissects the complex issues and clearly demonstrates why learning about the Indian Act’s cruel, enduring legacy is essential for moving toward true reconciliation.
A Civic Technologist's Practice Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,280. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Information theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A friendly guide for tech people who work, or want to work, in the public sector. Covers types of projects, partnerships, and methods to make lasting change. Cyd focuses on principles and sets of questions to help technologists find the right way to do the most good, starting with finding the people already doing the work. Practical tips and resources included.
Unmasking Obama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » History » North America
While the major media were spinning their collective fairy tale about the Obama presidency, the alternative conservative media—America’s “samizdat”—were telling the truth.
Indigenous Relations: Insights, Tips & Suggestions to Make Reconciliation a Reality
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
A timely sequel to the bestselling 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act—and an invaluable guide for anyone seeking to work more effectively with Indigenous Peoples.
American OZ: An Astonishing Year Inside Traveling Carnivals at State Fairs & Festivals: Hitchhiking California to New York, Alaska to Mexico
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,840. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban, Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
One man. One Year. Ten traveling carnivals. Hitchhiking between shows in the USA, Canada, and Mexico. It's a new classic American road story about the art of making other people happy. Part memoir, and part immersion journalism, Comerford works side-by-side behind the scenes with the carnies, freaks, and the colorful showmen of carnivals. He takes aim at the heart and soul of living on the road.
Gavin de Becker’s The Gift of Fear Survival Signals That Protect Us From Violence | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
True fear is a gift. Unwarranted fear is a curse. Learn how to tell the difference. A date won't take "no" for an answer. The threat of violence surrounds us every day. But we can protect ourselves, by learning to trust—and act on—our gut instincts. Learn to spot the danger signals others miss. It might just save your life.
Privileged Victims: How America’s Culture Fascists Hijacked the Country and Elevated Its Worst People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Privileged Victims dismantles America’s culture of mediocrity by exposing the tyranny driving identity politics and its suffocating obsession with race and gender.
Sheep No More: The Art of Awareness and Attack Survival
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Former US Navy SEAL and FBI Special Agent Jonathan T. Gilliam brings his unique professional perspective to teach you the art of awareness and attack avoidance by sharing unconventional warfare techniques and how to think like an attacker.
The Choice: Trump vs. Obama-Biden in U.S. Foreign Policy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,250. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
As a democracy, America offers its citizens a chance to change direction in both domestic and foreign policies with the election of a president or a Congress.
The Lucky One: A Chilling True Account of Child Sex Trafficking and One Survivor's Journey from Brutal Captivity to a Life of Freedom
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 28,490. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Counseling & Recovery, Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade
She was only four years old when she was sold into the sex trade. White picket fences and steepled churches all guarded secrets that were not ever supposed to be told. She shouldn’t have survived it. If God had answered her prayers, she wouldn’t have. Here is the true account of how she was brought out of captivity and into a life of freedom.
Femophobia: How Women Have Become Men - On the Fear of Fat, Fear of the Feminine and the Collapse of Society
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,550. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This book gives us tools for a real change. The Feminine is dying. Unless we awaken to this, so may we: eating disorders; broken relationships; our attraction to control and hardness; the speed of our life and its price; women’s hostility towards their bodies; our fear of feelings; epidemic addictions... It is crucial that we allow the Feminine back into our lives, to restore our lost balance.
The Algorithmic Leader: How to Be Smart When Machines Are Smarter Than You
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,550. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
The Algorithmic Leader offers a hopeful and practical guide for leaders of all types, and organizations of all sizes, to survive and thrive in this era of unprecedented change. By applying Walsh’s 10 core principles, readers will be able to design their own journey of personal transformation, harness the power of algorithms, and chart a clear path ahead.
Resistance and Hope: Essays by Disabled People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
16 essays by 17 disabled writers, activists and artists. This is crip wisdom for the people. Edited by Alice Wong, founder of the Disability Visibility Project, Resistance and Hope will transform the way you think about activism, leadership, and social justice.
They’re Not Listening: How The Elites Created the National Populist Revolution
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,840. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Cosmopolitan elites across the globe are ignoring the will of the people—pushing disgruntled voters into the arms of national-populist parties and politicians.
Liberalism or How to Turn Good Men into Whiners, Weenies and Wimps
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
The black middle class—saviors of the American way. Liberalism or How to Turn Good Men into Whiners, Weenies and Wimps documents the role of the 21 white, self-avowed socialist, atheist and Marxist founders of the NAACP and their impact on the Black community’s present status at the top of our nations misery index.
The God Tribe of Shabazz - The True History
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global), Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Anthropology
The Tribe of Shabazz is not simply the offspring of a group of people who were the product of a disgruntled scientist who went into Africa to prove that He could “make a people that could withstand anything,” but a continuum of a vein of expression characteristic of how we as black people, who, when in our natural mind did things that were still superior to the best minds of mankind today.
Behind the Black Mask: My Time as an Antifa Activist
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,710. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
A rare and very timely inside account of what it is like to be an Antifa activist from a former member who has since become a conservative.
We Have Overcome: An Immigrant’s Letter to the American People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
A black immigrant’s eloquent appreciation of the American Dream, and why his adopted nation remains the most noble experiment in enabling the pursuit of happiness.
The Supreme Wisdom - Solution to the so-called Negroes Problem Vol. 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global), Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Ethics & morals
The Supreme Wisdom Vol. 1 - Solution To The So-Called Negroes Problem By Elijah Muhammad This title is the first of two volumes of a comprehensive overview of the Nation of Islam's policies, positions and practices. This is a very deep book it contains much wisdom from The Honorable Elijah Muhammad. It has much information under short headings. This book has at least a dual purpose from God.
Where White Men Fear to Tread: The Autobiography of Russell Means
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 261,620. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
An autobiography of epic scope--the riveting, controversial story of Russell Means, the most revolutionary Indian leader of the Twentieth Century. Where White Men Fear to Tread (written with Marvin J. Wolf) tells the absorbing story of the accountant-turned-Indian activist who burst onto the national scene when he led a seventy-one-day armed takeover of Wounded Knee, South Dakota in 1973.