Activist Passions Members Who Have Submitted a Book Recently

lynnv454


Activist Passions:
(Most popular books listed by Members on Activist Passions)

The books listed below are pulled from member's favorite book submissions.
By voting on the books listed, you can help to determine whether a book is related to the theme of Activist Passions, or whether it is a non-related, but popular, book among the members of the site. If you believe a book in the list below is 'on theme' with Activist Passions, vote that it is relevant. (If you don't know, just skip it.) Over time, we hope to have a library of books that should be of interest to Activist Passions members.


Calling All Readers! Like The Site Library?
Help Spread The Word...Tweet Our Crazy Awesome Awesomeness!


ALL BOOKS | ACTIVIST RELATED
Most Recent | Random | Most Popular


Search:
1

Uncover a Frog (Uncover Books)

Aimee Bakken

There are poisonous frogs, hairy frogs, singing frogs, albino frogs, and even glass frogs with translucent skin you can actually see through! Uncover the ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
2

this bridge we call home: radical visions for transformation



Gloria has played a pivotal role in redefining US feminisms, culture studies. ... on Gloria E. Anzaldua; an anthology she's co-editing with Gloria Anzaldua: ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
3

The Unconscious Civilization

John Ralston Saul

John Ralston Saul argues that while Fascism was defeated in World War II, its"corporatist" doctrines powerfully influence our own society today.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
4

Screwed: The Undeclared War against the Middle Class and What We Can Do About It

Thom Hartmann

National radio host Hartmann takes on the issues surrounding the assault on the middle class and discusses what can be done to counteract it.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
5

Last Animals at the Zoo: How Mass Extinction Can Be Stopped

Colin Tudge

Discusses the current breeding programs and research that has been done in genetics to save animals from extinction, and discusses why this research is ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
6

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

J. R. R. Tolkien

The first volume of The Lord of the Rings, now featuring Tolkien's original unuseddust-jacket design.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
7

Revolution!: South America and the Rise of the New Left

Nikolas Kozloff



Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
8

Chávez, Venezuela and the New Latin America: An interview with Hugo Chávez

Aleida Guevara, Hugo Chávez

"This book documents an encounter between Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, and Aleida Guevara, daughter of the legendary revolutionary Che Guevara and a ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
9

Tending the Wild: Native American Knowledge and the Management of California's Natural Resources

M. Kat Anderson

"This is a highly significant--one might argue revolutionary--book.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
10

The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism

Naomi Klein

In an introduction to the concept of "disaster capitalism," the award-winningauthor of No Logo offers a revealing expos of how the global "free market" has ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
11

Anarchy

Errico Malatesta

This now classic work was first published in 1891 and has been in continual demand ever since. Translated from the original Italian and with an introduction by Vernon Richards.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
12

The Dictators: Hitler's Germany and Stalin's Russia

Richard Overy



Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
13

The Game

Ken Dryden

This commemorative edition marks the 20th anniversary of The Game's originalpublication.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
14

Listen Up: Voices from the Next Feminist Generation, New Expanded Edition



A collection of essays explore such topics as feminist politics, sex, racism, careers,identity, and abortion.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
15

Subcommander Marcos: The Man and the Mask

Nick Henck

This is a valuable reference book for all those interested in a detailed account of the rise of Subcommander Marcos and the EZLN in Chiapas.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
16

When Corporations Rule the World

David C Korten

Illustrates the harmful effects of globalization on politics, society, and the environment, profiling the "transnational corporation" and warning readers that ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
17

1984 (Signet Classics)

George Orwell

Portrays a terrifying vision of life in the future when a totalitarian government, considered a "Negative Utopia," watches over all citizens and directs all ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
18

Hegemony or Survival: America's Quest for Global Dominance (The American Empire Project)

Noam Chomsky

An analysis of America's pursuit of domination predicts negative consequences if theBush administration is enabled to pursue a goal of global supremacy, citing ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
19

A People's History of the United States: 1492-Present

Howard Zinn



Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
20

Odd Thomas

Dean Koontz

Over the course of two shattering days, Odd Thomas, his soulmate Stormy Llewellyn, and an oddball assortment of allies make their way through a dark, terrifying ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
21

The Handmaid's Tale

Margaret Atwood

Offred, a Handmaid, describes life in what was once the United States, now the Republic of Gilead, a shockingly repressive and intolerant monotheocracy, in a ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
22

Long Walk to Freedom

Nelson Mandela, Chris Van Wyk

To millions of people around the world, Nelson Mandela stands, as no other living figuredoes, for the triumph of dignity and hope over despair and hatred, of ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
23

Brahms (Life&Times)

Hans A. Neunzig

A biography of the nineteenth-century German composer of many works for individual instruments, voices, orchestras, and choirs, including "Wiegenlied," or ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
24

500 Treasured Country Recipes from Martha Storey and Friends : Mouthwatering, Time-Honored, Tried-and-True, Handed-Down, Soul-Satisfying Dishes

Martha Storey

(Marcia Adams, Author of More Recipes From Quilt Country and Producer of PBS's Marcia Adams' Kitchen) Martha Storey, country-living publisher for more than ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
25

The War Against Women

Marilyn French

This stunning work of research by Marilyn French, both a best-selling novelist and a leading feminist philosopher and theorist, constructs a powerful and ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
26

One in a Million

Nicholas Read

It’s scary enough without the stories he hears about mysterious disappearances ofother dogs who have shared his situation.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
27

Slaughterhouse-Five: A Novel

Kurt Vonnegut

Billy Pilgrim returns home from the Second World War only to be kidnapped by aliens from the planet Tralfamadore, who teach him that time is an eternal present

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
28

Fidel Castro: My Life: A Spoken Autobiography

Ignacio Ramonet, Fidel Castro

An intimate self-portrait by the notorious Cuban leader covers a wide range of topics,from his harsh early education and the failures of the revolution to the ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
29

Ecotopia Emerging

Ernest Callenbach

People who also appear in ECOTOPIA first join the story in this epic vision of the birthof a new nation.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
30

Brave New World

Aldous Huxley

Huxley's story shows a futuristic World State where all emotion, love, art, and human individuality have been replaced by social stability.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
31

The Emperor

Ryszard Kapuscinski

Examines the reign and recent fall of Ethiopia's Haile Selassie through eyewitnessaccounts of former members of the Emperor's circle

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
32

A Turkey for Thanksgiving

Eve Bunting

Mr. and Mrs. Moose try to invite a turkey to their Thanksgiving feast.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
33

The Political Mind: A Cognitive Scientist's Guide to Your Brain and Its Politics

George Lakoff

A groundbreaking scientific examination of the way our brains understand politics from a New York Times bestselling ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
34

The Catcher in the Rye

J. D. Salinger

In an effort to escape the hypocrisies of life at his boarding school, sixteen-year-oldHolden Caulfield seeks refuge in New York City.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
35

Thinking Points: Communicating Our American Values and Vision

George Lakoff

Offers an understanding of the progressive worldview by seeking to answer such questionsas "What is the progressive vision of America?

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
36

I and Thou (Continuum Impacts)

Martin Buber

This volume should provide a new basis for all future discussions of Buber.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
37

Everything Is Illuminated: A Novel

Jonathan Safran Foer

Hilarious, energetic, and profoundly touching, a debut novel follows a young writer as he travels to the farmlands of eastern Europe, where he embarks on a ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
38

Deep Green Resistance: Strategy to Save the Planet

Derrick Jensen, Aric McBay, Lierre Keith



Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
39

Poetry as Insurgent Art

Lawrence Ferlinghetti

In this work, he offers--in prose--what poetry is, could be, and should be.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
40

Man's Search for Meaning

Viktor E. Frankl

Based on his experiences in Nazi death camps, including Auschwitz, from 1942 to 1945,Frankl's timeless memoir and meditation on finding meaning in the midst of ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
41

The World According to Garp (Ballantine Reader's Circle)

John Irving

T.S. Garp, a man with high ambitions for an artistic career and with obsessive devotionto his wife and children, and Jenny Fields, his famous feminist mother, ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
42

Compassionate Cook: Please don't Eat the Animals

Ingrid Newkirk

A collection of international vegetarian fare includes recipes for appetizers, salads,soups, breads, side dishes, and desserts

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
43

The Autobiography of Malcolm X (As told to Alex Haley)

Alex Haley

Om den sorte, muslimske, politiske lederskikkelse Malcolm X (1925-1965), der efter en fattig barndom og en ungdom med kriminalitet kæmpede for ophævelse af ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
44

Me and Her, Me and Him

Shontaine

In inner-city Philly, Me and Her, Me and Him is a story about two young Black adults in a tale of family, parenthood, and love. They share the turmoil of ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
45

Papillon (P.S.)

Henri Charriere

Henri Charrière, called "Papillon," for the butterfly tattoo on his chest,was convicted in Paris in 1931 of a murder he did not commit.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
46

Days and Nights of Love and War

Eduardo Galeano

"Days and Nights succeeds not only because of its socio-political authenticity and lyrical style but because of its interweaving of anger and tenderness, ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
47

Literature Guide: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (Grades 4-8)

C. S. Lewis

The best-selling rack edition of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe now has a movie still cover and an eight-page movie still insert!

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
48

HedgeWitch: Spells, Crafts & Rituals For Natural Magick

Silver RavenWolf

Along with a wealth of helpful hints on using HedgeWitch magick for love, health, and beauty, this guide presents tips and recipes for soap making, tea-leaf reading, butterfly garden magick, organically growing your own herbs, and a variety ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
49

A Tale of Two Cities

Charles Dickens

Though the least typical of the author's novels, A Tale of Two Cities still underscores many of his enduring themes - imprisonment, injustice, and social ...

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
50

Diary of a Worm

Doreen Cronin

A young worm discovers, day by day, that there are some very good and some not so goodthings about being a worm in this great big world.

Add this book into your Favorite Books Library
WHO LISTS THIS BOOK
Who lists this book
1





.