Books tagged: civil liberties

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Restoring the Republic: A New Social Contract for We the People
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,470. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Restoring the Republic provides a thorough enough understanding of politics for anyone to grasp the importance for all citizens to participate now and in the future in the political sphere. It recommends a new social contract that strengthens the ability of the citizens to conduct their own affairs while guaranteeing all residents equality under the law and in accessing opportunities.
Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This is a Summary of Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness With dazzling candor, legal scholar Michelle Alexander argues that by targeting black men through the War on Drugs and decimating communities of color, the U.S. criminal justice system functions as a contemporary system of racial control.
Take me to Prison - Fifty Shades of Poem
Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Third instalment of what will be Fifty politically controversial poems. Take me to Prison is a play on Hoosiers 'Take me to Church.' and discusses the prohibition of cannabis and as such the infringment the law places on our civil liberties.
33 Packs a Day
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Who’s watching you right now? Is it your child’s spaghetti-soaked face? The brown eyes of your pooch? Or is it someone else? In “33 Packs A Day,” a young doctor, Seran Barzani, stages a protest when a new government program goes too far. This catches the attention of an ambitious homeland security agent who brings Seran's darkest fears to fruition in this thriller about government surveillance.
The Wilson Administration and Civil Liberties, 1917-1921
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
This much-cited study of Woodrow Wilson and his cabinet explores the suppression of speech and print publication during an era of world war, the Red Scare, anti-foreign fervor and unionism. Wilson's notable achievements in social leadership and the progressive movement are questioned in light of his failure to protect civil liberties. Previously published by Cornell University Press, now an ebook.
Red Clay and Roses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
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A fictionalized true story of life in the Deep South during the time of Jim Crow Law, and before Roe vs. Wade. Women were supposed to keep quiet and serve, abortion was illegal, adoption difficult, and racism rampant. The discovery of an old ledger opens a window into the dynamics of the 1950s-60s, when the world was beginning to change.
Despising The Old Rugged Cross
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
An examination of a case made by a clergyman as to why a memorial cross should be abolished.
Bridging The Gap
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
(5.00)
Bridging The Gap is a disturbing, yet poignant look into modern day democratic surveillance societies, and how this structure is used to discredit, disenfranchise, and destroy innocent citizens. The systemic apparatus that that reaches out to destroy and discredit those declared enemy by the state. Open your eyes to how the informant system has taken over these democratic countries.
The Spirit of Resistance
Series: Jefferson's Road, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 77,080. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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A plot to spark a 2nd American Revolution begins with an assassination attempt on the President Elect.
Republic: A Novel of America's Future
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,090. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Ken Murphy is a 45 year-old widower and senior manager at a computer chip manufacturer in quiet Highview, West Virginia. The local economy is thrown into a tailspin when the plant is suddenly shut down. Murphy must fight for healthcare for his terminally ill son. As he tries to save his son’s life, he is dragged into a deeper conflict between the forces that are ripping our nation apart.