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Prejudice Bones in My Body: Essays on Muslim Racism, Bigotry and Spiritual Abuse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
“There’s no racism in Islam,” Muslims claim. Yet anti-Black racism remains an epidemic amongst Muslims. Speaking frankly about her experiences with Muslim racism, victim culture, self-hate, and spiritual abuse, in these essays, the author encourages the honesty and personal accountability necessary for healing.
Diary of a Smart Black Kid: Sixth Grade
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Adolescence, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Baron Winters is 11 years old, going into sixth grade. He's smart, black, and a geek. What could go wrong?
Rosa Parks Biography: How Ordinary People Can Change The World, Montgomery Bus Boycott and More?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Rosa Parks was widely known for the Montgomery bus boycott. However, there was more to her than meets the eye. In fact, Rosa Parks was a national hero, just like Martin Luther King Jr.. She fought the racial segregation in the United States, because people were judged mainly by the color of their skin. There was definitely a double standard. However, for Rosa was a "double fight...."
Ho do we reduce crime and preserve human decency?. The role of leadership in Policing for a Democratic Society.
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Unfortunately though there may be many research on policing and ethnic minorities, majority of them, present the police in a negative light. Even after the ceasing of Jim Crow laws and the implementation of the fair housing act of 1969; black Americans still have a negative perception of the police. History has given and shown reasons for their resistance and animosity towards the police dept.
Becoming Hero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,080. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Skye is the storm-tossed comic character out for revenge on the author who murdered his family. Jace is the math-loving #blerd trying to escape his father’s deadly legacy. When their worlds collide, Jace must choose between the real world he’s always hated, and the comic book world he’s always loved–and Skye must decide if killing his author will save his world, or damn his soul.
Triumph of The Southside Ladyjacks
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A single black mom and her precocious young son find acceptance among her rowdy softball teammates. Short story (5,062 words).
Hammer Come Down
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,070. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Western
The 1836 Creek Indian war changes the lives of two young men when an Alabama plantation is destroyed. Devastated by the loss of family and friends, the slave, Jason heads West with his master, Tolin Cobb. During the trek, Jason contemplates his atypical life as Tolin’s manservant. He has grown up knowing well the restraints demanded of a black man, yet always dreams of Freedom.
Historical Overview of Racism in the Military - Colonial Period, American Revolution, War of 1812, Civil War, Indian Campaigns, Spanish-American, World War I and II, Korean, Vietnam, Contemporary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,040. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » History » Military
This overview is designed to assist the reader in acknowledging and understanding the historical context of overt racist and discriminatory policies and practices in our military and how these dynamics and policies were perpetuated within the Armed Services.
Essential Guide to Harriet Tubman: Underground Railroad, Civil War Intelligence and Spying, Leadership, Life of Slavery, Servant Leader, Spirituality, Women in the Civil War, Minority Women Officers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 201,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces a number of important government reports and studies dealing with the incredible life of Harriet Tubman.
The Piano Keys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,280. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Romance » General
The Piano Keys is the story of a young man trying to come to grips with his racist past, and the hatred that prevented true love from taking flight. But mostly it is about his quest for redemption and his search for forgiveness from those whose lives he helped destroy. Including his own.