Author: Allyson Collins
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: united, states, accountability, brutality, justice, police, shielded
Number of Pages: 460
"Report from Human Rights Watch paints a disturbing portrait of the excessive use of force by police officers, and the overwhelming barriers to establishing accountability for officers who violate human and civil rights. Examines common obstacles to police abuse accountability, featuring fourteen large cities -- representative of most regions of the nation. Brutatility cases used for the report are laid out in detailed chapters by city. Research for the report was conducted between late 1995 and early 1998."--Scout report.
Author: Peace Pilgrim
Publisher: Friends of Peace PIlgrim
Keywords: own, words, work, life, pilgrim, peace
Number of Pages: 228
The silver-haired woman walked away from her name and vowed to "remain a wanderer until mankind has learned the way of peace". On New Year's Day, 1953, she walked ahead of the Tournament of Roses parade handing out peace messages. It was the beginning of a pilgrimage that would last eighteen years. Traveling on foot without money or possessions, with only the food and shelter offered by well-wishers, she carried her simple yet compelling message throughout the United States and Canada. After the first 25,000 miles she stopped counting. Peace Pilgrim's account of her journeys across America an
Author: Mike Martinez
Publisher: Vault Inc.
Keywords: wealth, management, private, guide, career, vault
Number of Pages: 237
Want to land a job or career in the private wealth management industry but don't know where to start? The Vault Career Guide to Private Wealth Management takes you inside the industry to make sure you can land the job you want. It covers the basics of equity and fixed income products to market and regulatory trends, and dissects career paths and job responsibilities at the both large and small firms.
Publisher: Grail Foundation Press
Keywords: message, grail, truth, light
Number of Pages: 249
Here is a classic work, a reference book for life, one that offers clear and perceptive answers to questions which challenge every human being. Written between the years 1923-1938, it is a collection of 168 essays addressing all spheres of life ranging from science and nature to the arts, society and economics, sex and sexuality, the family, women's issues, religion, race, and God.In his work, Abd-ru-shin urges us to weigh questions and answers intuitively within ourselves, to confront them within our own life experiences, and only to believe that which we can perceive inwardly Only through th
Author: Poul Anderson
Publisher: Arc Manor LLC
Keywords: bridge, burning
Number of Pages: 81
Fleet Captain Joshua Coffin leads a cast of characters fleeing an unforgiving and unyielding Earth, to settle a colony around a far-away star. But just as they are reaching 'the point of no return, ' they receive a short message from Earth indicating that things are settling down and giving them the choice of perhaps returning home instead of fleeing into the desperate unknown. Hard choices need to be made. Is Captain Coffin up to the task, and at what cost?
Author: Michael Fried
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: diderot, beholder, painting, theatricality, absorption
Number of Pages: 276
With this widely acclaimed work, Fried revised the way in which eighteenth-century French painting and criticism were viewed and understood. "A reinterpretation supported by immense learning and by a series of brilliantly perceptive readings of paintings and criticism alike. . . . An exhilarating book."— John Barrell, "London Review of Books"