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Occupy LOL Street Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 60. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
The second compilation of Occupy LOL Street comics that analyze the Occupy Wallstreet movement through the adventures of three cats.
Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience
Price: Free! Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book describes the shocking ways factory farmed animals are treated in New Zealand, the lengths industry and government will go to maintain the status quo, and effective ways to make a difference for animals as individuals and as a society. The issues raised about exploitation, political influence and effective activism can be applied to many situations worldwide.
Grassroots Handbook for Effective Community Organizing
Price: Free! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Marmalade Publishing. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This book provides guidance and serves as a call to action for those interested in learning more about community organizing.
Hope Tastes Like Chocolate - Musings 2002-2012
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,380. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A selection of essays, poetry, reviews and commentary by Center for Digital Storytelling founder Joe Ed Lambert. From 2002 - 2012, Lambert wrote online commentaries on numerous issues including the arts, politics, movie and theater reviews, travel writing, culture and society, mindfulness,and the nature of story and storytelling, and the comings and goings of his personal life.
The Guide to Intelligent Giving: Make a Difference in the World--and in Your Own Life
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 54,910. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
We all want to make a difference. But where do you start? And how much do you give? This inspiring and practical handbook, brimming with personal anecdotes and success stories, offers expert advice about how to find the cause you care about and how to make a real impact -- today, tomorrow, and for years to come.
Dear Editor:
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 172,960. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Progressive,opinionated, LTE's, free to be copied and/or modified and re-published. Gun control,politics,religion, LGBT, War onWomen,torture,Islam,terrorism,9/11,healthcare,Planned Parenthood, taxation,job creation, human rights, circumcision, supreme court, secularism, Constitution,socialsecurity,patriotism,Obamacare,presidential qualifications,Pat Tillman assassination, has GOP any future?
Epistles Of Poetic Purity
Series: Universoul, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
The UPstander's Guide to an Outstanding Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In this book, Omekongo provides 7 key steps that all students must adopt in order to achieve greatness in their lives so that they can be the most effective while advancing their cause. Simply put, you are no good to your cause if you do not first take care of yourself. Follow these steps and you will live an outstanding life as an empowered UPstander and not a bystander in your own life!
Answers for Chaos!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,710. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Answers for Chaos! aptly identifies and spotlights 95 huge, politically-driven problems the USA and world are facing but are not addressing at all! Then in but seven pages, titled "The Quick and Easy Solution!," the reader is presented an easy technological method of rapidly influencing government to solve all 95 issues at once. The method combines millions of people into one political voice!
Pulp Friction in Tasmania: A Review of the Environmental Assessment of Gunns' Proposed Pulp Mill
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,580. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This book documents the failure of Gunns Limited, a giant wood chip exporter, to build a massive pulp mill in Tasmania, Australia. A dramatic lesson in corporate social irresponsibility, the book highlights how government-industry collusion led to serious deficiencies in the environmental assessment process, which generated a massive and so far successful campaign against the mill.