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Urban Bedlam: Poetry From A Soul On Fire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Africana
Urban Bedlam: Poetry From a Soul On Fire is a raw, unadulterated look into Black society and American culture as they exist today, through the lens of an observant twenty-something Black woman.
Our Saviour Has Arrived
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
This title addresses the creation of God, the New World, and what's referred to as the "metaphysical" side of Elijah Muhammad's teaching. It eloquently delves into the subject of form and spirit in the simplest terms. The relationship of Jesus, Joseph and Mary is given a critical analysis as it relates to blacks in America. Dynamic emphasis on the deep theological aspects of the Supreme Wisdom.
When Allah Made Malcolm X Smile: The Man, The Minister, The Shining Black Prince
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
Malcolm X will always be an important figure in the history of our world. Author Raymond Sturgis conveys how Malcolm X words of the past is still relevant to the social issues affecting African Americans today.
The Four Little Ones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,630. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Family history
During the Civil Rights era in Louisville, Kentucky raising children in the West End of Louisville presented a challenge to Eula and James McAbee. The Four Little Ones is a collection of memories of growing up during one of the most important periods in American history. With a mix of humor, pathos, clarity Phillip McAbee welcomes you to experience the McAbee family's daily life.
The Eve of Destruction
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
An absolute must-read for anyone interested in fully appreciating the mindset and motivations of the fictitious militants who emerge to capture the collective imagination of an impatient generation of Black folks living in Indianapolis, Indiana in the wake of the election of Mitt Romney.
Lew Feldman 1930s Jewish Boxer From Brooklyn
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Lew Feldman was a very active boxer in both the lightweight and featherweight divisions of boxing, from 1927-1940. He fought Kid Chocolate for the featherweight championship of the world in 1932. Lew was a native of Scotland but came to Brooklyn early in his life. He was raised on the rough streets of Brownsville. I have used contemporary newspaper accounts to chronicle many of Feldman's bouts.
Interim Report of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, March 2015 - Building Trust and Legitimacy, Social Media, Community Policing, Crime Reduction, Training, Officer Wellness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
In light of the recent events that have exposed rifts in the relationships between local police and the communities they protect and serve, on December 18, 2014, President Barack Obama signed an Executive Order establishing the Task Force on 21st Century Policing.
Why Are Police Shooting Down Black Men?: Where Do America Go from Here?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by Raymond Sturgis. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
African American men has a problem in America when the officials that are supposed to protect and administer justice are the ones murdereing them and unjustly sending them to prison for crimes white people get away with due to their economic status.
Call of the Twice Removed:The Necessary and Unique Role for the African/Caribbean in the Future of Europe and Beyond
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
That “second removal,” a mass migration from the Caribbean colonies of young men and women coming to help the ‘motherland’, to make their way in life and even to make their fortunes. The “first removal,” that forced migration out of the continent of Africa into the Americas. There is no reversal, no going back. This entertaining work looks at the true legacy inherited from these two removals.