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Final Thoughts On The Confederate Flag

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

My final thoughts concerning the Confederate Flag, the use of symbolism as a powerful tool to convey ideas. A distinction between slavery and racism. Whether we should idolize the Confederate Flag as cultures have idolized objects before, and the dangers of doing so. Our belief system and a...

Essay | Updated Oct 1, 2015 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Confederate,Flag,Symbolism,Racism,Bigotry,American,Pride,A,The,Civil,War,Government,Slave,Slaves,People,Justice,Right,Wrong,Civility,Just

The Confederate Flag

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

A brief discussion and analysis of the Confederate flag, its symbolism and if its appropriate to display today as a symbol of American pride as so many do without any knowledge behind its creation and what it represented, then and ultimately now.

Essay | Updated Oct 1, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Confederate,Flag,Symbolism,Racism,Bigotry,American,Pride,A,The,Civil,War,Government,Slave,Slaves,People,Justice,Right,Wrong,Civility,Just


Through The Eyes Of A Child: Before, During And After WW2 In Poland

By Eugeneg  (booksie.com)

The present is WW2. Martyna describes in detail the images before her as she sees them.

Book | Updated Sep 23, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: History,Europe,Memoirs,Biographies


European Migration Crisis

By Eileen Mcbriar  (booksie.com)

Europe is facing a severe immigration crisis with many people searching for a better way of life whilst others are escaping from persecution and threats in their homeland. The countries in Europe are bearing the brunt of this human tragedy as hundreds of thousands of people make their way from...

Poetry | Updated Sep 7, 2015 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Immigration,War,Atrocity,Migration,Europe,Islamic-state,Population,Death,Starvation,Cultivation,Diversity,Pressure,Society,Germany,Economics,Suffering,Povity,Borders,Detention,Asylum


By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

This is a short story or essay I wrote about the ever present racism that is still spread like cancer throughout the United States. I have started a movement to end one tendril of this cancer by referring to African Americans as Blacks, simply because they are just as American as I am, a...

Short Story | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: African,American,Black,Caucasian,Change,Racism,Constitution,Citizenship,Citizen,Africa,Race,Origin,Earth,Childhood,Man,Mankind,Slavery,Declaration,Of

Racism A Personal Perspective

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

An essay about my personal experiences with racism. The use of African American as a designator of race and not point of origin. The fact that we are essentially all Africans, having all originated from Africa. How we should abandon African American as a designation of race for Black people,...

Essay | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: President,Obama,Racism,Black,Earth,Race,Origin,Childhood,Man,Mankind,Slavery,Constitution,Declaration,Of,Independence,Abraham,Lincoln,Youth,Grandfather

Zeitgeistlyrik A Man's Soliloquy & Other Poems

By 4yetile  (booksie.com)

Satis Shroff is a poet living in Freiburg, German and he writes this time about the trauma of Charlie Hebdo as well as the terrorist attacks in Paris and feels the pulse of the country he has been living in over thirty years.

Poetry | Updated Jan 16, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Germany,Teutonic,Race,Diversity,Mutual,Respect,Tolerance,Pegida-movement,Anti-pegida,Terror,In,Paris,Living,Europe,Hope,Spitituality,Prayer,Humanity,Ethics

The Arrival

By Max Edwards 13  (booksie.com)

In an alternative 1963, the smaller states across the Iron Curtain are suddenly and unexpectedly called to battle as the western powers engage in a brutal war against the USSR. Colonel Leskinen emerges as the sole survivor of a conflict in north-eastern Finland, and by some miracle, finds his...

Short Story | Updated Dec 11, 2014 | Reads: 49 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: War,Military,Conflict,Cold,Finland,Europe,Soviet,Union,Ussr,Russia,20th,Century,Khrushchev,Communism,Capitalism,Nuclear,Nato,Iron,Curtain.

They're Not My Girls

By Jesi  (booksie.com)

They're Not My Girls is Jesi's first short story. In They're Not My Girls, readers follow the narrator to the places she has never been before and interact with the people she has never met before. They're Not My Girls is an examination of the maybe and what those maybe's leave us with.

Short Story | Updated Nov 24, 2014 | Reads: 100 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Travel,Europe,South,America,Desert,Possibilites,Lesbian,Maybe,Tomorrow,Women,Dreams,Options,Prose

SV TCL & Associates Probe Company China Japan Europe Venture Cantilever

By Gr3ygordon  (booksie.com)

SV TCLs VentureTM Linie der Freischwinger Prüfkarten, stellt die beste Epoxy-Technologie auf dem Markt und sind ideal für Logik zu testen.

Book | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sv,Tcl,&,Associates,Probe,Company,China,Japan,Europe,Venture,™,Cantilever,Prüfkarten

Renaissance Thinkers

By Sstiles1  (booksie.com)

The most famous happenings during the Renaissance.

Essay | Updated Oct 1, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Europe,Arts,Architecture,Music,Principles,Humanism,Individualism,Secularism,Realism,Expression,Perspective,Classicism,Economic


Dogtags - The European Warfare

By Regi Duke  (booksie.com)

They say that Attack is the only defense... imagine the future of Europe from completely different angle.

Novel | Updated Sep 12, 2014 | Reads: 38 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Europe,War,European,Future,Weltreich,Baltic,Union,Sturmkrieg,Alliance,Imperalism,New,Order,Freedom

Pink Triangles: Homosexuals In The Holocaust

By Christopherandme  (booksie.com)

Essay about the history of homosexuality in Europe, specifically Germany, and the events leading up, and during, the Holocaust. Essay focused on the homosexuals.

Essay | Updated Aug 27, 2014 | Reads: 107 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Essay,Homosexual,Holocaust,Non,Fiction,History,Germany,Europe


Poppy - Part One -

By Noalisure  (booksie.com)

You are the carrier of her life's tale, and although she may have only stepped out for a moments time, you taken in your hands 1900 years, enveloping your mind page by page in her most desolate desires and earth shattering secrets.

Short Story | Updated Apr 23, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poppy,Haunting,Journal,Species,Creature,Night,Part,One,Travel,Europe,World,Elements,Danger,Analyze,Discover,Wander,Wunderlust,Adventure,Secretive,Fiction

Heart Of The Empire

By Noellebos  (booksie.com)

In 1899, as a young English woman of 20, Charlotte Carter finds herself in love with a soldier who is sent over to fight in the second Boer War. Desperate not to lose him she secures a job as a nurse in one of the camps. She has been sheltered all of her life from the true cause of the fighting...

Novel | Updated Apr 10, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: History,Fiction,Historical,Love,War,Boer,1800s,1899,Edwardian,Victorian,England,Europe,Empire,Heart,Concentration,Camps,Nurses,Nurse,Doctor,Romance

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