Books tagged: activism

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Occupy the Highway
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In November of 2011, twenty-four Occupy Wall Street protestors marched from New York City to Washington, D.C. Seven of those marchers formed a Mobile Occupation, called Walkupy, and continued on to Atlanta, Georgia, arriving there in Late January. Altogether, they marched 1,000 miles in two and a half months. Occupy the Highway is the Journal of Sarah Handyside. It chronicles the entire trip.
This Was Not Here
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Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
A short bedtime poem designed to teach children values and challenge them to imagine the better world they can inherit.
A Conspiracy of Trees
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013 and represented by Timothy Staveteig. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
This book of about 48 poems focuses on contemplative activism–the practice of experiencing the sacred wholeness of being in everyday life and social movements. Contemplative activism enables activists to transform their struggle for social change through the lived experience of liberation. Timothy Nonn has a Ph.D. in ethics and is committed to personal and social transformation.
Square Blues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
Square Blues follows, a reparations activist, his mother Odessa, who married a Jewish store owner in the 1940’s and her grand daughter Karma, an art activist, during one summer weekend in the early 1990’s during which each member of his family is challenged to stand up for their beliefs in ways that threaten to tear the family apart.
Gaia
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Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A história de um órfão e sem-abrigo muito especial.
Heaven In The Meat Packing District - Book in Full - New Addition Oct. 30th 2013
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You set the price! Words: 113,320. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A neuroscientist named Sheldon attempts to rewire the counterproductive patterns in the brains of willing volunteers who have been recruited from the Meat Packing District of New York. When the experiments go awry newscaster, Ana McKenna, is asked to develop a way to rescue the unconscious volunteers by way of her involvement in a top secret news story at the local station.
Sign It Into Law: How to Put Your Petition on the Ballot
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Learn how to create, file, and circulate a petition initiative or referendum. This easy-to-read guide is "the book you'll want...for affecting change in your own community and on your terms."
Set It Off
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Price: Free! Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
JJ Carlisle is a guy who grew up thinking he was destined for greatness. Instead, he finds trouble, though his sister Jackie and stepsister Karen regularly bail him out. While their lives settle down as the years pass, JJ feels personally affronted by the roiling 21st century economy. Occupy gives him a shot at leadership. But his anger threatens to radicalize him beyond the family’s imagination.
Ringlands
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Price: Free! Words: 12,070. Language: British English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Raxial Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
After the suspicious deaths of his online friends, George Kaplan, an Internet activist, suspects his own life is also in danger and has no choice but to go on the run. Can he survive the seemingly relentless pursuit of the man he knows as ‘Glasses’, a tireless hunter with a murder mission and advanced technology at his disposal?
Irresistible Revolution
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
From one of the nation's best-known social justice leaders and community activists comes a strategic and informed argument about the pitfalls of limited political vision, and the benefits of an agenda that encompasses, yet moves beyond, equality.