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Love Yourself: A Journey to Healing
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This prompt book is divided into three parts. The first is of loving your body, mind and taking care of it. The second part is about appreciating culture. The last part is about being honest with yourself and the activism we do.
Manifesto - Friedrich Nietzsche
Price: Free! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
The book is a socio-economic manifesto from an artist's perspective. It forces the reader to look again at the current models in place while planting the seed for a new paradigm in the public realm.
Nothing Matters
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
I selected from my jottings over the last three years and named the collection after a poem I wrote called nothing matters.I wrote Nothing Matters when I found myself desperately trying to say something or get something done about the death of 19 babies at the neonatal clinic at the University Hospital of the West Indies and the Cornwall Regional hospital in Jamaica.
Run, Little Benjamin, Run!
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 126,790. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017 by Foxibanez. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Fiction » Educational
Our planet is dying. Our home is dying. And, with it, the human soul is dying. Benjamin knows why. And he wants you to know. He wants you to wake up and open your eyes. He wants you to see. But, can you wake up? And in time...? Or is it already too late?
TRANS/gressive: How Transgender Activists Took on Gay Rights, Feminism, the Media & Congress… and Won!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History
This is the inside story of how in just a few years, a handful of trans activists would come together in the face of enormous difficulties and opposition to launch from the very margins of society what would grow into the modern political movement for gender rights.
Manifesto (One World Order) : Superdense
Price: Free! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The book is a socio-economic manifesto from an artist's perspective. It forces the reader to look again at the current models in place while planting the seed for a new paradigm in the public realm.
Resumed in Protest: the Human Cost of Roads
Price: Free! Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
This story is a blueprint – a written documentary and tangible map of a grassroots activist community initiative of people versus the machine. It documents the reckless and sad destruction of a community, and serves as testament to the impact of poor planning and decision making.
The Art of Disobedience
Series: Fresh Perspectives. Price: Free! Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017 by IETM. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Starting from the assumption that all art is political, this book goes straight to the heart of crucial questions about the role of the arts in areas in times of conflict, the role of arts to build a better world, ethically controversial sponsorship and cultural boycott. Food for thought both for seasoned practitioners and for beginners in the arena of politically engaged arts.
Reuniting the Divided States of America
Price: Free! Words: 17,250. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
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The Election of 2016 was a historic event in which one candidate won the electoral college and the other won the popular vote. The country is strongly divided over the issues. It is my attempt to present alternatives for the future to begin a conversation on change that meets the needs of this divided nation.
Outspoken: A Decade of Transgender Activism and Trans Feminism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,680. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
Julia Serano (author of Whipping Girl and Excluded) combines elements of memoir, historical account, gender theory, and activist philosophy in her third book, Outspoken. This collection (spanning a decade of her work as a writer and trans feminist) provides an insightful overview of where transgender activism has been, and compelling analysis of where it should head in the future.