Books tagged: protest

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Moral Compass
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Josh Murdoch has always hated 'The System,' but was content to idle in the status quo as problems in the world persisted. All that changes on his way home after work when he meets a slick-talking protester with a mysterious past and an unknown agenda. It's clear to Josh that 'Those in Control' don't want them to succeed. But can Josh leave his comfortable life as an accountant behind?
Christmas Inc
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
What happens when Christmas is acquired by a notorious Wall Street private equity firm? Corporate restructuring and micro-management come to the North Pole - with hilarious results!
Ghetto Dragons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Rowan, a Gold dragon from the forest, lives in Little Delaney, a decaying town where the citizens are treated like trash. He has a wish to leave, but he is torn between protecting his citizens and saving his sanity.
Naomi and the Horse-Flavored T-Shirt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Naomi and the Horse-Flavored T-Shirt is a science fiction novel for middle school readers set in a future without gasoline that follows fourteen-year-old Naomi, who, along with her farmer friend, Sammy, searches the paste factory for her father and the town’s missing horses. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by way of 1984 with a little Coraline mixed in.
Fighting the Kelmarsh Wind Farm
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The story of how a small village community with the help for their Member of Parliament took on the commercial giants behind a controversial wind farm application.
Emily
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Series: Never Let the Right One Go. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,100. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Before she met Nicholas, Emily believed the vampires had her best interests in mind. Now she stands by his side in the fight for what's right, while waging her own campaign in the fight for his heart. Emily follows Nicholas from the woods of Vermont to the White House and home again, putting her life and her blood on the line for a cause almost as important to her as the love she feels for him.
开枪还是不开枪 中国与东欧的后极权主义 (To Shoot or Not To Shoot)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 200. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
为什么东欧的共产主义政权垮台了,而中国的共产党政权却能延续至今?为什么有的掌权者可以毫不犹豫地向抗议者开枪,有的却手足无措?埃尔朗根-纽伦堡大学政治系教授Mark R. Thompson给出了更系统化的答案。
Side Roads and Dandelions
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Price: Free! Words: 115,240. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
In March of 2003, the U.S. Government embarks upon an undeclared and destructive war in Iraq. Four aging hippies, christened "The Dandelions", had protested the Vietnam War and now return to the streets of San Francisco to protest. As they retrace their original route, the Dandelions discover the side roads no longer exist, but that a friendship forged in the quest for peace and justice does.
Syria - A Decade of Lost Chances: Repression and Revolution from Damascus Spring to Arab Spring
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 152,790. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Cune Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Syria’s President Bashar al-Asad was an outspoken opponent of the US and Israel. In March 2011 when Arab Spring came to Syria, Bashar reasoned that his support among Syrians was deep and wide because, as he told the Wall Street Journal a few weeks earlier, he was "closely linked to the beliefs of the people." He was dead wrong
A Social Carol
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
As in 'A Christmas Carol' with Scrooge's transformation, Evan Sanders is to be visited by three spirits to alter his collectivist worldview. Evan wants the people to control businesses and the State to control both for the Greater Good. However, when the spirits show him the worlds he wants and he begins to get what he wanted, Evan finds out that it wasn't what he wanted after all.