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Building A Movement To End The New Jim Crow: An Organizing Guide
Price: Free! Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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.
Nigerian Genocide: Christian Persecution 2014
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,570. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
As the world watches genocide in Iraq and Syria, another genocide is happening in Africa. The systematic annihilation of Christians is happening in Nigeria. Christians are being destroyed by acts of violence, intimidation, rape, kidnapping and murder. Both Boko Haram and the Fulani tribes have set their sights on ridding Nigeria of its Christians.
Obama, Oy Vey: The Wit and Wisdom of My 107-Year-Old Mother
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Author Steven Zwerling’s mother is 107, remembers Women’s Suffrage, supports same-sex marriage, thinks Chris Christie is popular because he’s fat and still believes no one’s exempt from following the Golden Rule. Zwerling chronicles conversations with his feisty mother and her equally plucky friends in this funny and heartwarming short story collection.
United States Department of Justice Civil Rights Division Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department - Practices Violate the Law and Undermine Community Trust, Especially Among African Americans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,130. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This investigation has revealed a pattern or practice of unlawful conduct within the Ferguson Police Department that violates the First, Fourth, and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution, and federal statutory law.
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.
Department of Justice Report Regarding the Criminal Investigation into the Shooting Death of Michael Brown by Ferguson, Missouri Police Officer Darren Wilson - Summary of the Evidence, Use of Force
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The evidence, when viewed as a whole, does not support the conclusion that Wilson's uses of deadly force were "objectively unreasonable" under the Supreme Court's definition. Accordingly, under federal law and relevant standards set forth in the USAM, it is not appropriate to present this matter to a federal grand jury for indictment, and it should therefore be closed without prosecution.
Interim Report of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, March 2015 - Building Trust and Legitimacy, Social Media, Community Policing, Crime Reduction, Training, Officer Wellness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
In light of the recent events that have exposed rifts in the relationships between local police and the communities they protect and serve, on December 18, 2014, President Barack Obama signed an Executive Order establishing the Task Force on 21st Century Policing.
A Conservative's View of American Domestic Policy: Some Thoughts
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Our nation's Domestic Policy is absolutely required both for the health of our nation within our borders and to enable any form of outward-facing policy at the national level. A complete Domestic Policy consists of both social and economic policies. Of course, these two divisions are not truly separate from each other; I'm merely separating them to facilitate inquiry and discussion.
Obama's Threat to America and Christianity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Reference / General
This writing contains 25 articles that expose and explore the threats and dangers Barack Obama’s actions pose to the security and safety of our United States of America. It also exposes his insidious war to destroy our heritage and replace Christianity with his true religion - Islam. He and his administration are clearly determined to destroy the heritage our Founding Fathers envisioned for us.
East-West Dialectics, Currency Resets and the Convergent Power of One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book offers a timely examination of the various economic and geopolitical forces leading to the currency reset and the relegation of the US Dollar to one-among-many national currencies once again.
Budget 2015 : What India Wants By MR Venkatesh
Price: Free! Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Essay » Political
Budget 2015 Expectations is a quick read and a must read for everyone who has a view on what this Budget ought to be like and what to take away from the Budget once it is finally presented.
Jonathan: The Squandering of Goodluck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Having governed Nigeria for four years; the jury is out: Mr Jonathan has exhausted his goodluck charm in 2015. He has alienated important go-to-guys and has squandered enormous goodwill and goodluck that saw him to the presidency five years ago. Inside and outside Nigeria, there is a call for a change. This biography of Mr. Jonathan is a clinical dissection of the change epitomized by Gen Buhari.
Layman's International Law: Everything You Need to Know About the Law of Nations
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"Layman's International Law" is a one-of-a-kind guide designed to teach anyone the basics of public international law. Marked by a thorough and entertaining presentation of the complexities of international law, this book is ideal for people who have not previously studied law, people wishing to learn more about their rights under international law, or people entering the world of diplomacy.
The Shape of Events to Come
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,560. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Institute for Consciousness Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Wars, terrorism, revolutions and civil unrest mark the ravages of a mental plague afflicting the human race. This epidemic of the psyche is caused by a state of constant stress, worry, and tension created by a lifestyle that is not in harmony with evolutionary laws. Gopi Krishna proposes that it is only the discovery of these laws that can save mankind from an inevitable nuclear catastrophe.
চিলেকোঠায় আকাশ The Remote Sky
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 30,430. Language: Bengali. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
রেডিও টেলিভিশন তো আছেই, ইন্টারনেটে বসলেই এখন বাটন চেপে বিশ্বের একপ্রান্ত থেকে আরেক প্রান্তে ঘুরে আসা যায়। তথ্য আদান-প্রদান যতো সহজ হয়েছে, বাংলাদেশে আন্তর্জাতিক ভাবনা কি ততোটা ছড়িয়েছে? নাকি এখনো সেই কেন্দ্রমুখীই হয়ে আছে সবকিছু?
Il ritorno del Califfato: L'ISIS in Siria ed Iraq - Lo Stato islamico e lo sconvolgimento dell’ordine regionale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Il fenomeno inedito dello Stato islamico in Medio Oriente non finisce di far parlare di sé a causa della sua violenza, ma anche dell’inquietudine che genera nell’area mediorientale e sopratutto nell'Occidente.
The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Only half of the people vote and half of that bunch do not have a clue as to what they are doing. The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant, is a snarky look at the stupidity and ignorance found amongst the voting citizenry, the politicians they elect, and the professionals who report on their folly.
Citizenship An Introduction to Social Ethics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A detailed examination and homage to Milton Bennion’s exceptional treatise on social ethics and citizenship, first published in the early twentieth century, rewritten in part and edited in part by Gregory P. Hawkins, who makes the case that "Aspirational Ethics" should and may become the new mantra for the twenty-first century mind.
Mutawas: Saudi Arabia's Dreaded Religious Police
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 42,120. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
The mutawas, the dreaded religious police of Saudi Arabia, consider themselves the supreme guardians of public morality. They are keepers of their faith the way they see it. They have the backing of the Kingdom and they are watching you - everywhere, all the time. And, they are ruthless with anybody who does not conform to their concept of what is right and wrong.
Saga Di Lui
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 133,490. Language: Italian. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Romanzo di formazione, 140mila parole, è stato scritto da un perfido giornalista professionista politicamente molto scorretto e maschilista. L'assurdo e tragico legame d'amicizia profonda fin dall'infanzia tra un assassino terrorista rosso e Lui, un poeta idealista perduto tra amori, sogni, ricerca di verità. Sullo sfondo, la corruzione in Italia e nel mondo alla fine del secolo scorso. Come oggi.