Human Rights Reading List

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"A Problem from Hell: America in the Age of Genocide" by Samantha Power; June 2010 book club selection by World Without Genocide [nonfiction, genocide] Reading Lists, Book Lists, Human Rights Policy, Good Books, Books To Read, Award Winner, Book Recommendations, The Book, Nonfiction

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In her award-winning interrogation of the last century of American history, Samantha Power asks the haunting question: Why do American leaders who vow "never again" repeatedly fail to stop genocide?

Comic Conversations( a graphic novel book club) at Montclair Community Library. Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi is the choice for March book club. Persepolis Book, Reading Lists, Book Lists, Reading 2016, Reading Strategies, Books To Read, My Books, Long Books, Livros

The Complete Persepolis

The Complete Persepolis [Satrapi, Marjane] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Complete Persepolis

Pedagogy of the Oppressed (Portuguese: Pedagogia do Oprimido), written by educator Paulo Freire Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Summer Reading Lists, Social Entrepreneurship, Social Work, Social Change, Social Issues, Oppression

Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates

Amnesty International USA's official human rights blog offers its Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates. To see which titles made the list, visit blogs.amnestyusa.org today!

Woman at Point Zero, by Nawal El Saadawi: amazingly powerful book. read for Third World Women Writers with Prof. Human Rights Books, Human Rights Issues, Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Summer Reading Lists, Movies Worth Watching, Free Books Online, Book Lists

Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates

Amnesty International USA's official human rights blog offers its Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates. To see which titles made the list, visit blogs.amnestyusa.org today!

Buy The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How The War on Terror Turned into a War on American Ideals by Jane Mayer and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles! Free Books, Good Books, Books To Read, Human Rights Books, M48, Reading Lists, Dark Side

5 Books Tell of US Torture in Post 9/11 World

These 5 books tell the tale of US torture since 9/11.

“The Kite Runner” by Khaled Hosseini. The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father’s servant, The Kite Runner is a beautifully. I Love Books, Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Amazing Books, The Kite Runner, Love Reading, Reading Lists, Book Lists

The unforgettable, heartbreaking story that reveals a struggle in Afghanistan that continues today.

Hope and Despair: My Struggle to Free My Husband, Maher Arar - Monia Mazigh Human Rights Books, Human Rights Issues, I Love Books, Books To Read, My Books, Human Rights Organizations, Types Of Books, Summer Reading Lists, My Struggle

5 Books Tell of US Torture in Post 9/11 World

These 5 books tell the tale of US torture since 9/11.

A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn.its a bit dry for not EVER liking my history class, but it's worth reading. Best History Books, Us History, American History, History Class, The Americans, Native Americans, African Americans, Alone, Reading Lists

A people's history of the United States - Howard Zinn

The full text of Howard Zinn's superb people's history of the United States, spanning over 500 years from Columbus's "discovery" of America in 1492 to the Clinton presidency in 1996.

We Wish To Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families by Philip Gourevitch deals with real life stories of courage and bravery told by the people who lived them. Human Rights Books, Love Book, This Book, Books To Read, My Books, Summer Reading Lists, Book Lists, Nonfiction, Book Worms

Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates

Amnesty International USA's official human rights blog offers its Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates. To see which titles made the list, visit blogs.amnestyusa.org today!

The Hunger Games Trilogy Boxed Set eBook hacked. The Hunger Games Trilogy Boxed Set by Suzanne Collins (Author) The uncommon, historic New York Times smash hits The Hunger Games and Catching Fire, alongsi. The Hunger Games, Hunger Games Trilogy, I Love Books, Great Books, Books To Read, My Books, Amazing Books, Tribute Von Panem, Thing 1

Great series to introduce young readers to serious human rights themes. (also enjoyable for all ages!)

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer, yet her cells--taken without her knowledge--became one of the most important tools in medicine. Reading Lists, Book Lists, Reading Time, Love Book, This Book, Books To Read, My Books, Teen Books, Thing 1

Fascinating book that addresses dignity, social and economic justice, and the complicated nature of memory and human legacies.

Then They Came for Me: A Family's Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival: Maziar Bahari, Aimee Molloy. Jon Stewart and Bahari are making this into a movie

A Newsweek journalist's gripping memoir and glimpse into human rights situation in Iran.

 Still haven't finished the English Patient! I got to page (the inscription), and I had to stop :( I'll finish off the rest of the Ondaatje catalog before I try that one again. Book Club Books, Book Lists, Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, The English Patient, Summer Reading Lists, First Novel, Historical Fiction

Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates

Amnesty International USA's official human rights blog offers its Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates. To see which titles made the list, visit blogs.amnestyusa.org today!

Little Bee by Chris Cleave is about two women who meet unexpectedly on a beach. Little Bee is a Nigerian refugee and Sarah is a British magazine editor. Use these book club discussion questions on Little Bee to lead your reading group into the novel. This Is A Book, I Love Books, Great Books, Books To Read, My Books, Amazing Books, Music Books, Reading Lists, Book Lists

Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates

Amnesty International USA's official human rights blog offers its Top 10 Summer Book List for Human Rights Advocates. To see which titles made the list, visit blogs.amnestyusa.org today!

"HALF THE SKY by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn is a documentary done to show how women are treated in different parts of the world. In this film it shows how women must act in society. It also shows what they learn over in Asia. This Is A Book, The Book, Book Log, Books To Read, My Books, The Sky Is Falling, Half The Sky, Freestyle, Oppression

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide|Hardcover

#1 National BestsellerFrom two of our most fiercely moral voices, a passionate call to arms against our era’s most pervasive human