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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 Lost Canadians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 175,780. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
When Vancouver-born Don Chapman was six years old, he was stripped of his Canadian citizenship, thanks to an arcane provision of the 1947 Canadian Citizenship Act. Years later, he was stunned to discover that fact, and thus began his David and Goliath battle to change Canada’s discriminatory citizenship laws. In riveting, hard-hitting prose, Chapman describes his fight to rectify this injustice.
War: A Crime Against Humanity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » War
Roberto Vivo’s War: A Crime Against Humanity is a concise condensation of the history of war and of the evolution of humanity in its search for enduring and active world peace. Vivo posits that in a world where nine out of ten victims of war are civilians, every war is a crime against humanity. He studies the causes of wars and provides innovative ideas for placing the world on the path to peace.
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad, de Roberto Vivo, es una concisa historia de la guerra a través de los tiempos, y de la búsqueda para encontrar una paz activa y duradera. Según Vivo, si hoy en el mundo nueve de cada diez víctimas de las guerras son civiles, se debe considerar toda guerra de lesa humanidad. Estudia las causas de la guerra y ofrece ideas para conducir el mundo hacia la paz.
Dispatches from the Eastern Front: A Political Education from the Nixon Years to the Age of Obama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"A vivid eyewitness history of our recent political past. It is an engaging narrative for anyone who likes a good story and a wonderfully practical book for politicians and public servants--or any young person considering a public service career. Terrific." --John Casey, Winner of the National Book Award for SPARTINA
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: 238,610. 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.
Unlock Congress: Reform the Rules - Restore the System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,430. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Why Not Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In UNLOCK CONGRESS, author Michael Golden examines the ways in which congressional failure generates a harmful PRODUCT. Rather than narrowly affixing blame to individual politicians or to the partisan divide, Golden methodically outlines underlying causes behind the breakdown. He identifies the PROBLEMS and lays out a PLATFORM of solutions designed to reinvigorate both the process and its players.
The Role of Federal Military Forces in Domestic Disorders 1945-1992 - Riots, Civil Rights, Vietnam War Demonstrations, Kent State, Martin Luther King, March on Washington, Kennedy and Johnson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 281,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important work by the Army covers the role of federal military forces in domestic disorders from 1945 through the Los Angeles riots of 1992.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Listening to the Rumrunners: Radio Intelligence during Prohibition, Cryptology, Elizebeth Friedman and USCG Thwart Rumrunners, Invisible Cryptologists: African-Americans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 207,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » North America
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, three important NSA publications provide unique information about cryptology and radio intelligence used in the fight against rumrunners during Prohibition, and African-American cryptologists.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Pearl Harbor Revisited, West Wind Clear - Cryptology and the Winds Message Controversy, The Black Chamber, Navy Cryptology, Signal Intelligence, Linguists, Purple Machines
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 299,380. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important compilation of NSA publications and documents provides truly unique insights into the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor which led to American involvement in World War II.
Complete Guide to Baluchistan - Baluchi Cultural Orientation, Balochistan, Southwestern Province of Pakistan, Strategic Importance, Nationalism and Separatist Struggle, Baruchi and Brahui, Gwadar
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 252,230. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important publication presents several vital government documents and reports about Baluchistan, the southwest province of Pakistan.
THE RING OF TERROR
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Your attention to the material in this unique book will equip you and those around you for the hurt that is planned for this and every nation around the world. Terror, climate change, and the constant diet of uncertainty is meant to cause the nations to want to ban together to combat common problems. The terrorists are in suits walking around in Washington DC.
NSA Secrets Declassified: Speech Coding, Cipher Disk, German Cipher Machines in World War II, Women in Cryptology, Electronic Intelligence (ELINT), Missile and Space Intelligence, Secure Voice Coding
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 211,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important publication presents nine NSA publications with unique information about NSA history.
Cast Away: For These Reasons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,340. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Fifty Five Shades of Political Economy…. Economic theorists since their inception over 200 years ago, have struggled with the question of how to distribute wealth and continue to come up short. The author is not only criticizing capitalism, but finally has brought to the table, a new thought provoking alternative to the economic cannibalistic system.
My Time | Inside HMP
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
My Time Inside HMP, based on true-life facts of actual people serving time inside Her Majesty Prison, is exposing the treatment prisoners are subjected to as a form of punishment for their petty-crime,the violation of human rights and especially the failure of the National Offender Management Service in the rehabilitation of prisoners to prevent re-offending that result to a broken penal system.
Iran's Ministry of Intelligence and Security: A Profile - Group Names and Aliases, Ethnic and Religious Orientation, Organization and Leaders, Command and Control, Headquarters, Membership, Tactics
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,570. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important publication presents an overview of Iran's Ministry of Intelligence and Security and attempts to provide an inclusive assessment of the organization, including characteristics such as its history and development, organizational structure, and recruitment.
Higher Education Policy and Institutional Change
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This book originated in the Society for Research into Higher Education annual conference at Leicester University in 2000. Papers were selected for publication around the theme of the implementation of policy at different levels of higher education. The book as a whole is structured around the notion of the ‘implementation staircase’, as the first chapter explains.
SAVING SUCCESS: Save The Planet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,490. Language: Simple English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Essay » Business
In today’s terms, even if perhaps rather loosely, from Machiavelli’s work a business executive can distil a number of things that will be beneficial-as well as a number that should be avoided.The business leader should be strong and fair while avoiding becoming too benevolent. He must avoid making miscalculations as he develops his business in a strategic way. A business leader should encourage
Green: The First 12 Months Of Modern American Marijuana Reform
Series: Green Über Alles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,360. Language: American English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
"Green: The First 12 Months of Modern American Marijuana Reform" is the story of marijuana reform in America during 2014. The book is a journalistic snapshot of where change happened and did not during a momentous year for marijuana legalization across the United States if not globally