Books tagged: workers rights

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Apocalypse Rising: A Novel of Revolution
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,870. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Fifteen years ago, revolution swept across Europe. In Britain, Valeri Kovalenko’s mother and father died taking part, their revolution failing, but their deaths not to be in vain. But there are greater forces at work, a battle between good and evil to see prophets and demons face off in a war that'll change all our lives, forever.
Billions Lost: The American Tech Crisis and The Road Map to Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,780. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Reference
Industry insider, veteran executive, and working mom Hilarie Gamm pulls the curtain back on the destruction of the American tech industry in Billions Lost: The American Tech Crisis and the Road Map to Change. Gamm connects the dots between seemingly disparate events and facts, and outlines with stunning clarity the perfect storm that created a massive exodus of tech industry jobs from the U.S.
Politics of the Temporary: An Ethnography of Migrant Life in Urban Malaysia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,850. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017 by Gerakbudaya London Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
For the first time, Politics of the Temporary details the rich, complex and often difficult realities of the lives of migrants in Malaysia – experiences that are for the most part hidden from public consciousness and awareness. Through a series of reflective and critical ethnographic notes – and told in the words of migrants themselves – Parthiban Muniandy provides an intimate examination of the m
The Haymarket Affair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Haymarket Affair came about through a chain of events which took place before the demonstrations actually happened. The Civil War was a major event in regards to the history of America because it played a major role in the way that the country progressed. This war was a long and bloody battle which was responsible for draining both the American population and economy.
Red Soil Through Our Fingers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,880. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A Mars colonist accepts a deal with a mining company to start a new life on humanity's off-world frontier. But idealism turns to unease when reality becomes darker than the fine print foretold. With his farm under bio-genetic attack and the most powerful player on the planet as an enemy, Mahela has no choice but to run... and expose economic slavery on an interplanetary scale.
The Middle and Working Class Manifesto
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
"The Middle and Working Class Manifesto" For the many who like to read leftist, politically subversive nonfiction, or who are fed up with the status quo, and particularly for those who think American government is broken beyond repair, this 470-page book will electrify and inspire you!
How to Succeed at Work Without Really Crying
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
Dark chocolate has many health benefits, but how about dark humor? And speaking of health benefits, American workers are getting the shaft in terms of pay and health benefits. This dark little comedy is just what the doctor ordered. Dedicated to workers who bravely trudge on despite mistreatment, low wages, downgraded benefits, no benefits, and layoffs. A living rage has replaced the living wage.
The Woman who Rewrote History
Price: Free! Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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Luisa Isabel Álvarez de Toledo, 21st Duchess of Medina Sidonia, was known as the Red Duchess for her political views and imprisoned by Franco during Spain´s fascist dictatorship. She found evidence in her family's archive that much of Spain's accepted history had been 'cleaned up'. To preserve the archive for posterity she married her secretary on her deathbed, disinheriting her children.