Ethnic & National
epub |eng | | Author:Russell Means

Exactly a month into the siege—the night after the press left—the feds initiated one of the fiercest firefights of the struggle. Fifty-caliber tracer rounds rained on Wounded Knee, skipping off ...
( Category: Ethnic & National January 13,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-03-10 | Author:Thomas Chatterton Williams

After I dropped off Pup, I drove Stacey to her mother’s in Plainfield in what started as silence and escalated into shouts and screams. She hated what I was becoming—had ...
( Category: Music January 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-08-26 | Author:Louis Nowra

‘You find this ugly, I find it lovely’ WHAT’S CURIOUS ABOUT THE BOHEMIANS of the 1920s and 1930s is how they would live nowhere else in Australia other than Kings ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-07 | Author:Dee Brown

He went on to tell of Bridger’s report, of the purchase of a few bushels of corn from a contractor, of the welcome arrival of sixty thousand rounds of Springfield ...
( Category: Ethnic & National January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-03 | Author:Arlene Howard & Ralph Wimbish [Howard, Arlene & Wimbish, Ralph]

Elston Howard as a thirteen-year-old in St. Louis. Me (second from left) with (from left) sisters Martha and Loyette, brother Eddie, and Aunt Louise. Teannie Edwards, former Negro Leagues player, ...
( Category: Ethnic & National January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-21 | Author:Rosa Parks

During the civil rights movement, another young man came forth to help black people fight the unjust treatment they were receiving. His name was Malcolm X. He was twenty-seven years ...
( Category: Politics & Government January 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 1997-05-18 | Author:Jan Wong [Wong, Jan]

Part III PARADISE LOST 12 Dancing With Dissidents Interviewing a dissident, Gao Xin, in the Altar to the Sun park in Beijing. Imprisoned following the Tiananmen Massacre, he was never ...
( Category: Ethnic & National January 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-02-24 | Author:Hester Rumberg [Rumberg, Hester]

Dear Friends and Family, I want to thank everyone for all their love and prayers. It’s very comforting to be surrounded by my friends and family, even though we’ re ...
( Category: Australia & South Pacific January 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-12-15 | Author:Helen Waldstein Wilkes [Wilkes, Helen Waldstein]

In an undated letter also written in the fall of 1939, Fanny reports that among Else’s many visitors, there are some who are trying to send their children to England. ...
( Category: Historical January 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-07 | Author:Audre Lorde

October 24, 1985 EAST LANSING, MICHIGAN Tomorrow is the second anniversary of the invasion of Grenada. The smallest nation in the western hemisphere occupied by the largest. I spoke about ...
( Category: History & Criticism January 7,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2005-09-07 | Author:Dave Lowry [Lowry, Dave]

“Hachiman?” I asked. “Yes, he is a Buddhist deity. The god of war. Have you heard of him?” I nodded. Asking a bugeisha if he knows of Hachiman is like ...
( Category: Asia January 6,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Walter Dean Myers

15 We Look Like Men of War By mid-1862 it was obvious that the war would not be a quick victory for either side. Men were dying by the tens ...
( Category: Education & Reference January 6,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-06-18 | Author:Thompson, Ahmir "Questlove" & Greenman, Ben [Thompson, Ahmir "Questlove" & Greenman, Ben]

( Category: Arts & Literature January 6,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-04-19 | Author:Oscar Hijuelos [Hijuelos, Oscar]

Tucked back into that period, some months after I had turned eighteen, I had ended up in yet another smoke-filled room, this one situated in the draft board offices downtown ...
( Category: Ethnic & National January 4,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Janice P. Nimura

BY THE END of that first spring, Ume despaired of ever repaying the debt she owed Japan. On bad days, she expressed her unhappiness in the same bleak terms Sutematsu ...
( Category: Specific Groups January 4,2018 )