all ebooks in category: Biographies of Social Activists (22)

«Darkwater» by W.E.B. DuBois
English | ISBN: 9781537821979 | EPUB | 0.2 MB

The distinguished American civil rights leader, W. E. B. Du Bois first published these fiery essays, sketches, and poems individually nearly 80 years ago in …

Breaking Hate: Confronting the New Culture of Extremism
English | ISBN: 0316522937 | 2020 | EPUB | 272 pages | 2 MB

From a onetime white-supremacist leader now working to disengage people from extremist movements, Breaking Hate is a "riveting" (James Clapper), "groundbreaking" (Malcolm Nance), "horrifying [but] …

Without Shame: The Addict's Mom and Her Family Share Their Stories of Pain and Healing
English | February 25th, 2020 | ISBN: 1616497793 | 170 pages | EPUB | 9.31 MB

Barbara Theodosiou and her family reveal the pain, loss, and connection that emerge from addiction, trauma, codependency, and recovery in this unique view into the …

The League of Wives: The Untold Story of the Women Who Took on the U.S. Government to Bring Their Husbands Home
English | April 2, 2019 | ISBN: 125016110X, 1250161118 | EPUB | 336 pages | 19.4 MB

"With astonishing verve, The League of Wives persisted to speak truth to power to bring their POW/MIA husbands home from Vietnam. And with astonishing verve, …

«One Thousand Wells: How an Audacious Goal Taught Me to Love the World Instead of Save It» by Jena Lee Nardella
English | ISBN: 9781501107443 | EPUB | 5.7 MB

Jena Nardella, cofounder of Blood:Water and one of Christianity Today’s 33 Under 33, shares a “captivatingly honest” (Publishers Weekly) account of how her passion for …

The Sons of Night: Antoine Gimenez’s Memories of the War in Spain
2019 | ISBN: 1849353085 | English | 650 pages | EPUB | 9 MB

The Sons of Night is two, or more, books in one. The first is Antoine Gimenez's memoir of his experiences in the Spanish Civil War, …

Living and Dying on the Factory Floor: From the Outside In and the Inside Out
2019 | ISBN: 1629636398 | English | 160 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

David Ranney’s vivid memoir describes his work experiences between 1976 and 1982 in the factories of southeast Chicago and northwest Indiana, one of the heaviest …

A Woman's Crusade: Alice Paul and the Battle for the Ballot
English | August 17, 2010 | ISBN: 0230611753 | EPUB | 304 pages | 1.9 MB

Alice Paul began her life as a studious girl from a strict Quaker family in New Jersey. In 1907, a scholarship took her to England, …

Apology to the Young Addict: A Memoir
English | March 3rd, 2020 | ISBN: 1640092862 | 256 pages | EPUB | 0.95 MB

"The third panel in Brown's masterwork triptych on addiction from youth to sixty, Apology to the Young Addict also accomplishes at last a staggeringly rare …

The Agitator: William Bailey and the First American Uprising against Nazism
English | March 19th, 2019 | ISBN: 1541762312 | 288 pages | EPUB | 10.48 MB

This story of an anti-fascist's dramatic and remarkable victory against Nazism in 1935 is an inspiration to anyone compelled to resist when signs of oppression …