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lev-er-ij a novel By Paul Kevin Wood
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Benjamin and Stephen learn they may be able to turn their Domestic Partnership into an actual legal marriage. That is, unless the Mormons get their way as they pour millions into California’s... More > Proposition 8 to block gay marriage. Meanwhile, our Christian-Jewish couple attempts to buy a home for children they hope to adopt. Despite the collapse of the housing bubble and saving prodigiously, they find it is impossible to avoid overpaying for a home. Making matters worse are lenders who refuse to approve what every home now requires: a “short sale.” Benjamin’s brother, James, manager of a “start-up” mortgage outfit in Nevada, doesn’t have any of these compunctions as he borrows and leverages homes, boats, and cars. James’ wife puts up with his extravagance and immature ego, until the odds finally catch up with the Las Vegas housing market. James ends up divorced and wants what everyone else in Obama’s America wants. . . a “bailout” with money from people like Benjamin and Stephen.< Less
lev-er-ij a novel (softcover) By Paul Kevin Wood
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Benjamin and Stephen learn they may be able to turn their Domestic Partnership into an actual legal marriage. That is, unless the Mormons get their way as they pour millions into California’s... More > Proposition 8 to block gay marriage. Meanwhile, our Christian-Jewish couple attempts to buy a home for children they hope to adopt. Despite the collapse of the housing bubble and saving prodigiously, they find it is impossible to avoid overpaying for a home. Making matters worse are lenders who refuse to approve what every home now requires: a “short sale.” Benjamin’s brother, James, manager of a “start-up” mortgage outfit in Nevada, doesn’t have any of these compunctions as he borrows and leverages homes, boats, and cars. James’ wife puts up with his extravagance and immature ego, until the odds finally catch up with the Las Vegas housing market. James ends up divorced and wants what everyone else in Obama’s America wants. . . a “bailout” with money from people like Benjamin and Stephen.< Less
Human By Sean Spriggs
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The Human Book exists as an argument against the passing of Prop. 8 in California to ban gay marriage. It uses design and storytelling to make this argument. This book's profits will help aid future... More > equal rights projects like this.< Less
Human By Sean Spriggs
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The Human Book exists as an argument against the passing of Prop. 8 in California to ban gay marriage. It uses design and storytelling to make this argument. This book's profits will help aid future... More > equal rights projects like this.< Less
Waking Up In The Great Recession Mormon Desert By Sheryl Karas
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Following a series of recession-related mishaps, an adventurous spiritual counseling and healing team moves from the beautiful New Age, ultra-progressive town of Santa Cruz, CA to the eastern Arizona... More > desert. The timing is immediately after the election of Barack Obama and the passage of Proposition 8 and they inadvertently find themselves in an ultra-conservative Republican Mormon community. The result is at turns poignant and funny and leads to a spiritual wake-up call that shows the importance of connecting the political and the personal in our daily lives. This book might be described as Michael Moore meets Deepak Chopra if the story was told by a female blogger like Julie Powell (Julie, Julia). The book touches on issues millions of Americans have been going through—losing a job, a business, a home. But it is also about choosing to live a creative, purpose-driven life, being guided by faith, and finding one's voice in a world that calls out for an end to polarity, injustice and hate.< Less
lev-er-ij a novel By Paul Kevin Wood
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Benjamin & Stephen are already Registered Domestic Partners when they are given the legal right to marry in California. They do so, only to find that well-heeled religious groups will do... More > anything to unravel their union. And despite the fact Benjamin is a lawyer, they find they can’t actually afford the detached home they need to start a family. On the other hand, Benjamin’s brother James seems to have no trouble borrowing to buy homes and whatever else he wants, as he works for a rapidly-growing mortgage brokerage. That is, until James finds his life and finances de-leveraging rapidly.< Less
Waking Up In The Great Recession Mormon Desert By Sheryl Karas
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Following a series of recession-related mishaps, an adventurous spiritual counseling and healing team moves from the beautiful New Age, ultra-progressive town of Santa Cruz, CA to the eastern Arizona... More > desert. The timing is immediately after the election of Barack Obama and the passage of Proposition 8 and they inadvertently find themselves in an ultra-conservative Republican Mormon community. The result is at turns poignant and funny and leads to a spiritual wake-up call that shows the importance of connecting the political and the personal in our daily lives. This book might be described as Michael Moore meets Deepak Chopra if the story was told by a female blogger like Julie Powell (Julie, Julia). The book touches on issues millions of Americans have been going through—losing a job, a business, a home. But it is also about choosing to live a creative, purpose-driven life, being guided by faith, and finding one's voice in a world that calls out for an end to polarity, injustice and hate.< Less
Speaking Out! Reflections on Law, Liberty and Justice By Geoffrey Stone
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Speaking Out! is a compilation of constitutional law professor Geoffrey R. Stone's op-eds and blog posts addressing a range of controversial issues, including government-authorized torture,... More > electronic surveillance, military tribunals, religion and the law, same-sex marriage, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, Supreme Court nominations and confirmations, and the role and responsibilities of the Supreme Court in our democratic society.< Less
Speaking Out! Reflections on Law, Liberty and Justice By Geoffrey Stone
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Speaking Out! is a compilation of constitutional law professor Geoffrey R. Stone's op-eds and blog posts addressing a range of controversial issues, including government-authorized torture,... More > electronic surveillance, military tribunals, religion and the law, same-sex marriage, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, Supreme Court nominations and confirmations, and the role and responsibilities of the Supreme Court in our democratic society.< Less
Hellow-Mellow++ (Presentation Of Jotata) By Ivancho Jotata
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This article is in English and is quite heterogeneous, for it has to fulfill several purposes, as to: explain why I decided to “pollute” the Internet with the strange Bulgarian language... More > and in even stranger form, give a possibly brief summary of what was in the Open Letter, provide the readers with some non-standard information about my country, tell you something about the very author, then make you acquainted with one my idea for using of Latin alphabet for good writing of /all/ world languages, which I use in order to give some peculiar explanations about several addressings of people, and hint how I can be used by the readers, for which purpose I have invented and/or translated some poetry in English, Russian, and Bulgarian. This was written first for one Italian site, and then completed with point 8A in Russian and 8B in Bulgarian.< Less

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