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The Case of Mumia Abu-Jamal
A Life in the Balance
Written by Amnesty International


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $6.95

Mumia Abu-Jamal has been incarcerated on Pennsylvania's death row for over two decades. His case has generated more controversy and received more attention, both national and international, than that of any other inmate currently under sentence of death in the United States of America.
Mumia Abu Jamal, black, was convicted and sentenced... Read more >
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Was the 2004 Presidential Election Stolen?
Exit Polls, Election Fraud, and the Official Count
Written by Steven F. Freeman and Joel Bleifuss
Foreword by John Conyers, Jr.


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

On the afternoon of election day 2004, the world was abuzz with the news: exit polls indicated that John Kerry would decisively win the election and become the next president of the United States. That proved not to be the case.
According to the official count—the number of votes tallied, not... Read more >
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Beyond the Burning Cross
Beyond the Burning Cross
Written by Edward J. Cleary
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801265
Our Price: $16.99
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Beyond the Burning Cross
A Landmark Case of Race, Censorship, and the First Amendment
Written by Edward J. Cleary


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $16.99

Does our abhorrence of racism allow us to ban certain forms of speech? This is the simple yet subversive question that Edward J. Cleary posed to the U.S. Supreme Court when, in 1991, he defended a white student who had burned a cross on a black family's lawn in St. Paul...

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Democracy Detained
Secret Unconstitutional Practices in the U.S. War on Terror
Written by Barbara Olshansky
Introduction by Nat Hentoff


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

Democracy Detained exposes the deplorable secret crimes committed by the Bush administration in their war on terror. Prominent legal activist Barbara Olshansky documents the assault on our constitutional democracy since 9/11, meticulously analyzing the unlawful justifications made by the U.S. government for covert actions at home and abroad. She reports on... Read more >
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The Next 25 Years
The New Supreme Court and What it Means for Americans
Written by Martin Garbus


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $15.95

In The Next 25 Years, renowned First Amendment lawyer Martin Garbus examines what will be the impact of the new Supreme Court on the future of our republic. Drawing on extensive knowledge of Constitutional law and legal precedents, Garbus, one of our most astute legal historians, defrocks the executive branch’s grip... Read more >
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Survival
Survival
Written by Hugh C. McDonald
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307788405
Our Price: $11.99
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Survival

Written by Hugh C. McDonald


Format: eBook, 177 pages
On Sale: June 15, 2011
Price: $11.99

Offers a variety of strategies for preventing and avoiding crimes as well as protecting and defending oneself when a victim of assault or suddenly involved in a dangerous situation.


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A Good Forest for Dying
A Good Forest for Dying
Written by Patrick Beach
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385506182
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A Good Forest for Dying
The Tragic Death of a Young Man on the Front Lines of the Environmental Wars
Written by Patrick Beach


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2004
Price: $13.99

Early on a September morning in 1998, David “Gypsy” Chain and eight fellow Earth First! activists went into the redwood forests of Scotia, California. Their loosely organized plan to protest the destruction caused by the logging industry almost immediately turned farcically tragic. A. E. Ammons, a logger for Pacific Lumber, confronted... Read more >
Tough Talk
Tough Talk
Written by Martin Garbus
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307560728
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Tough Talk
How I Fought for Writers, Comics, Bigots, and the American Way
Written by Martin Garbus


Format: eBook, 324 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $2.99

The boisterous  freedom promised by the First Amendment is both the heart of American experiment and the fissure along which it divides itself.  Those who would fight freedom's enemies, from political correctness to corporate intimidation to outright censorship, face powerful adversaries.  But they also have a potent weapon at their disposal: good, old-fashioned talk--tough... Read more >
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The Torturer in the Mirror

Written by Ramsey Clark, Thomas Ehrlich Reifer and Haifa Zangana


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $8.95

Before the US invasion of Iraq, before the American public saw the infamous photos from Abu Ghraib, the CIA went to the White House with a question: What, according to the Constitution, was the line separating interrogation from torture—and could that line be moved? The White House lawyers' answer—in the form... Read more >
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The Good Guys, the Bad Guys and the First Amendment
The Good Guys, the Bad Guys and the First Amendment
Written by Fred W. Friendly
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307824424
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The Good Guys, the Bad Guys and the First Amendment
Free Speech Vs. Fairness in Broadcasting
Written by Fred W. Friendly


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2013
Price: $11.99

Unlike newspapers, TV and radio broadcasting is subject to government regulation in the form of the FCC and the Fairness Doctrine, which requires stations "to devote a reasonable amount of broadcast time to the discussion of controversial issues" and "to do so farily, in order to afford reasonable opportunity for opposing... Read more >
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