Books tagged: activism

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A very, very, brief synopsis of the Lenca hydro-electric dam struggle
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
An extremely brief look into the struggle faced by contemporary Lenca for their land, particularly when it comes to rivers.
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
10 Ways to Prepare for a Revolutionary Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Preparation determines success. Thus revolutionaries better do everything possible to prepare themselves for revolution. Sometimes, one does not know exactly how to prepare for revolution, so this work provides key principles for revolution preparation. If you want to become a successful revolutionary, read this book!
Hacktivity #4
Series: Hacktivity. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Crime & mystery
It’s the day of Senator Calloway’s presidential announcement speech. Shawn and the team decide to join the senator on his big day and they plan to make it one he’ll never forget. Find out what happens in the finale of the Calloway story arc!
Maverick, Maverick, Maverick: How to Live a Maverick Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Would you like to become more intellectually, spiritually, and especially politically independent? Would you like to become stronger and more fearless? Maverick, Maverick, Maverick: How to Live a Maverick Life offers detailed inspiration to encourage you to develop your maverick nature. If you yearn to become more independent, this book will likely empower you.
Nonviolent Struggle 50 Crucial Points
Price: Free! Words: 19,190. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This book is a primer on applying strategic nonviolent action in real campaigns. The techniques outlined in the following 15 chapters have been used successfully in many parts of the world. Contained in the book are lessons learned from many long and difficult nonviolent struggles against nondemocratic regimes and other opponents of basic human freedoms.
Solitary Refinement
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Solitary Refinement is a true story about a real person who was forcefully detained, drugged, and held against her will inside a "mental health" facility for nearly two months during the 1990s. In this book she shares the journal she maintained while she was locked up, offers an explanation of what happened before and after, and how she worked to heal herself and survive.
Corupţie - Globalizare - Neocolonialism
Price: Free! Words: 47,540. Language: Romanian. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Ediţia a doua O introducere în conceptele interdependente despre corupţie, globalizare prin instituţiile financiare internaţionale, şi neocolonialism înţeles ca exploatarea resurselor şi materiilor prime a ţărilor sărace şi în curs de dezvoltare de unele mari corporaţii multinaţionale.
Classical Strategies for a Modern World: the Essence of the Art of War and the Thirty-Six Stratagems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This bold re-imagining of Sun-tzu's masterwork of strategic planning and conflict analysis has taken the esoteric aphorisms of the original and reworked them into a lively, easy-to-read English prose. Conflict itself is discussed in an abstract, generalized way to allow for the direct application of proven approaches to a variety of fields, including business, sports, and social activism.
Ithaca
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,650. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After the sudden death of her husband Daisy finds herself entangled with a man whose wife is disabled, mothering a young activist-farmer, and swept into the controversy about fracking. What happens when a quiet, almost sedimentary life meets the high-pressure forces of a small town. How do you rebuild after life is suddenly turned upside down—or is fracked?