Books tagged: civil rights

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The Smokey Dalton Starter Bundle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 303,660. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Called “an outstanding series” by Booklist and “triumphant” by the Chicago Tribune, Kris Nelscott’s Smokey Dalton mysteries boast numerous awards, including finalists for the Edgar and Shamus awards. This bargain-priced starter bundle includes the first three books in the series: A Dangerous Road, Smoke-Filled Rooms, and Thin Walls.
WHEN THE OBAMA’S LOVE, AMERICA LOVES The Times, The Moments and the Message of Barack and Michelle Obama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,800. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Now that the Obama's have left the White House, their commitment to humanity has not stopped. While in the White House, the Obama's represented elegance, class, and respect for the millions of people that expected less of them. Whether you disagree with governmental policies or social issues, you cannot deny that they respected values of every American. This book is dedicated to their message, and
Impact of Battalion and Smaller African-American Combat Units on Integration of the U.S. Army in the European Theater of Operations During World War II - Black Infantry Platoons and Patton's Panthers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,410. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
African Americans performed admirably and with valor in the wars prior to World War II. However, Commanding generals' attitudes on African American leadership competency and capabilities to master modern weapons remained in doubt after World War I.
2017 Justice Department Civil Rights Investigation of the Chicago Police Department: Complete Report of Findings, Pattern of Unconstitutional Use of Force, Deficient Accountability Systems, Reform
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,360. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
This ebook reproduces the complete report from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Civil Rights Division about the practices of the Chicago Police Department (CPD), along with the agreement in principle between the DOJ and the city of Chicago, as released in January 2017.
Systemic Evil: Mat Perez v. The FBI
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,520. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » History » American
Shameful behavior has no place at work and its all the more shocking when law enforcement officers break laws they are required to enforce. When employees who face discrimination are the very men and women tasked with protecting fellow Americans from crime, someone must take a stand. Hispanic FBI Agents and the FBI prevailed against FBI bosses by restoring American values and the law. Inspiring!
Rosa Parks - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Rosa Parks was born in Tuskegee, Alabama on February 4, 1913. After her Parent’s divorce her mother moved Rosa and her Siblings to Pine Level, Alabama, where Rosa’s maternal grandparents resided. As a child, Rosa was exposed to the realities of segregation. She walked to school daily because the elementary bus system prohibited black students from riding.
Nelson Mandela - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Nelson Mandela was born on July 18, 1918 in a small South African village. His father, a tribal chief, gave his son the name Rolihlahla. At the age of 7, he began his British education, and his teacher gave him the name Nelson. When his father died, Nelson was sent to live with the leader of the Thembu people. For more interesting facts you must read his biography.
Martin Luther King Jr. - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
With a simple name change, it seemed that Martin Luther King Jr.’s fate was sealed. Taking the name of a man who led one of the greatest social revolutions of the 16th century, young Martin would later lead an important revolution of his own. He was first born Michael King in Atlanta, Georgia in 1929.
Divided Patriotism
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
America is divided but we do not have to be, we can be a united nation that stands together and fights alongside each other. This is a book about that division that exists between the two sides.
An Absolute Mind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,680. Language: American English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A young woman with a genetically evolved, cognitive ability is transported to a secret safe island, for her protection from underground gangs who are out to kill people like her. But upon learning the real forces in charge of the island, she steps up and leads a revolution to take action against inaction.