Books tagged: discrimination

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Marvelous Price/Racism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The days in the life time of Marvelous Price residing in Lincoln, Nebraska-a living symbol for black youths in America. Where the Bill of Rights and U.S.Constitution means absolutely nothing and all basic rights gain in the 60's have retrogressed in 2013, as profiling, impudence, bigotry,lynching, racism and DNA camps for blacks have sky rocketed.Forces Marvelous at 15 yrs.to learn the laws.
No Road Out: Yarrabah Mission
Price: Free! Words: 25,760. Language: Australian English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Yarrabah Mission was a dumping ground for Aboriginal people—especially half-caste children and women—forced from their homes by state police, who were appointed as their protectors. From its establishment in 1892, to its takeover by the Queensland Government in 1960, Yarrabah mission was a place of no return, with no way out and absolute control exercised over every aspect of an inmate's life.
Homophobe: A Logical Response to an Ignorant Ideology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
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A young graduate student finds herself in an altercation at a coffee shop with a man insisting homosexuality is an unnatural, exclusively human phenomenon. Her intelligence and sense of morality questioned, she sets out to prove him wrong. This work of literary nonfiction is a must read for anyone looking to understand how homosexuality exists as a component of the natural world.
Transgender People - Practical Advice, FAQs and Case Studies
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
What is a ‘trans’-friendly workplace? What do we mean by Transgender and Transexual? Transgender People is an excellent introduction to the topic of transgender in the workplace. It delivers clarity with best practice advice, Case studies and FAQs. Essential for all staff - especially those in Management positions and those with responsibility for training, HR, equality and diversity matters.
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Joi Lansing died an untimely death in 1972. She was a multi-talented performer signed by MGM in the 1940s. Her curvy figure and facial beauty proved to be hindrances. They restricted her to playing "dumb blondes". Despite the stereotypes she was in steady demand as a singer, nightclub performer, as well as a stage, TV, and movie actress. My E-book focuses on her immense versatility and creativity.
Hear Through My Ears
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hear Through My Ears is a motivational story of a young woman, Tara, who faces the challenges of growing up "hearing impaired" in a hearing world.
My Little Secret
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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In a time when discrimination is no stranger, this short story gives insight on the feelings and emotions an individual who does not meet society's quote, normal existence, experiences throughout their daily life. It expresses the need to be the person they were born to be. This is the story of how painful it can be when someones true identity is hidden and secrets finally become reality.
Difficult Lessons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Sara Carson is a high school math teacher and a closeted lesbian. She has had a failed relationship and is not looking for another one when Cynthia Wesley walks into her life one evening. Things are going really well when a series of events leads to Sara being forced to come out. Sara and Cynthia suffer through the challenges together and find out just how strong their love can make them.
THE WONKY ZOO
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
THE WONKY ZOO r.j.saxon ('THE WONKY ZOO' BY R.J.saxon, a light hearted children's fable, giving a mild insight into discrimination, through the medium of animals.
Enforcing the Civil Rights Act
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A new team of EEOC attorneys arrived in Miami in 1979 and discovered a class action case file hiding in a closet. Trial was scheduled to begin in just three weeks, yet nothing had been done to prepare the case for trial. This book describes how three dedicated attorneys saved the case and ultimately won a great victory for hundreds of victims of race and sex discrimination