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Den Fria Marknaden har snart gjort 99% av oss utfattiga (Swedish/Svenska)
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Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Första Boken. Price: Free! Words: 76,710. Language: Swedish. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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Om inget annat så visade den ekonomiska krisen 2008 hur nära vi är en ekonomisk kollaps av det system vi alla lider under idag. Det system som kallas den ”fria marknaden”. Boken visar hur vi kommit dit vi är med början för 100 år sedan med en viss Edward Bernays som skapade en ny politisk idé byggd på att styra människors irrationella känslor så de blev lyckliga och lugna genom konsumtion.
The Everyman's Guide to knowing which way to vote
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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"The Everyman's Guide to knowing which way to vote" is a Political Party Comparison Chart that clarifies the key differences--on 50 major issues--between Liberals & Democrats on the one hand...and Conservatives & Republicans on the other. It is a user-friendly 'Voter's Guide' that summarizes--and simplifies--the basic stand that each party has on the most important issues facing America today.
No More War
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is the text to a YouTube video that compares American foreign policy to Florida’s Stand Your Ground law: As the law gives an individual the right to kill a person he feels threatens him, we Americans believe we have the right to kill people in other nations that we feel threaten us. This belief, which has led us to support dictators and to start three wars, essentially legalizes war crimes.
Jerusalem: Correcting the International Discourse - How the West Gets Jerusalem Wrong
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The Holy City of Jerusalem is one of the most contentious facets of the Arab-Israel conflict. In this volume, Nadav Shragai, who served as a journalist and commentator at Ha'aretz between 1983 and 2009 and has documented the dispute over Jerusalem for thirty years, offers a fresh perspective that seeks to correct the international discourse on the future of the city.
译者合集 2011年度精华译文 2011 Review Yizhe Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
从年初的”中国茉莉花”活动被严防死守,到年底”千呼万唤始出来”的动车事故报告,2011年是不平静的一年。在这本《2011年度精华译文》中,我们总结了“外媒看中国”的十大话题,并在每个话题下精选了三-四篇译文,集结成册。这些都是中国主流媒体无法报道的热点话题,也是我们一路走来的见证。
D’Hiroshima à Ispahan
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You set the price! Words: 880. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
En 1945, l'objectif de Truman en larguant des bombes nucléaires sur Hiroshima et Nagasaki était avant tout d'impressionner Staline. Aujourd'hui, quel serait le véritable motif d'une possible intervention américano-israélienne en Iran ? Ne faut-il pas le chercher du côté de Pékin ?
The Year Past/The Year Ahead: The Editors and Writers of techPresident on 2011/12
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Personal Democracy Media. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
As you read through this compilation of the best of techPresident from 2011, as well as the prognostications of thirty of our smartest friends and fellow travelers as they look at the year ahead, you can't help but be affected by just how much took place in 2011, and how hyper-empowered, hyper-networked people everywhere are the engine of this increased velocity of activity and tumult.
All Over the Map
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 154,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
Foreign policy analyst John Feffer looks at global affairs in the Obama era. This collection of more than 125 Foreign Policy In Focus columns covers war, peace, terrorism, global economics, culture, democracy, and the environment. It critically analyzes what's happening all over the map, from the financial crisis to the Arab Spring, and offers specific recommendations for Washington policymakers
Bilan 2011, perspectives 2012
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You set the price! Words: 1,420. Language: French. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Les prévisions que nous avions dressées en janvier 2011 se sont-elles avérées justes ? Et quelles sont nos perspectives pour 2012 ? Accélération de la vitesse d'évolution de notre civilisation, effondrement du dollar, crise chinoise, accroissement de la puissance et du rôle des très grandes entreprises : autant de « facteurs-clés » que nous analysons.
Lord Bush of Iraq: or, The Jolly Nuker of Baghdad
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Conned Dee and Donald Ducksfeld “discover” the Al Stinkeroo, Iraq’s megafartacious SWMD, and demand that Iraq be totally disarmed—every steel knife in the country to be confiscated and replaced with plastic knives supplied by the Unholy Bottom Corporation, formerly headed by Veep Dick Shinyhead. Black Humor and Anti-War Political Satire, About 7000 words.
τραγῳδία… tragôidía
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You set the price! Words: 940. Language: French. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Qu'a révélé la « tragédie grecque » qui s'est déroulée fin octobre / début novembre 2011 ? Quels enseignements en tirer ? Ce qui arrive aux Grecs préfigure-t-il ce qui nous arrivera demain ?
兰德报告 与中国的冲突 RAND Conflict With China
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Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: Chinese. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
本文由美国军方提供支持,兰德公司研究表明:随着中国的崛起,美国可能与中国在中国周边地区发生冲突,但是如果美国能保持威慑,则美中发生大规模冲突的几率不大。本文分析了美中冲突的前景、后果和威慑战略。由“译者”志愿翻译小组翻译,未经原作者审校。
L'an prochain à Ramallah
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You set the price! Words: 1,510. Language: French. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Les États-Unis vont opposer leur veto à l'admission de la Palestine en tant qu'État membre de l'ONU. Quelle analyse en tirer ? Quel est le rôle des différents lobbies dans cette décision ? Comment fonctionne la « machine du pouvoir » aux États-Unis ? Et que penser de la proposition de Sarkozy qui propose à la Palestine un statut d'« État associé » ?
Timeo Danaos...
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You set the price! Words: 800. Language: French. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
La faillite de la Grèce est aujourd'hui une quasi-certitude. Quelles seront les prochaines étapes du scénario ? Cette faillite ne recèle-t-elle pas un autre « effet pervers » : faciliter la réélection de Sarkozy en 2012, qui se posera en « Sauveur Suprême » face à une population dont les craintes ont été savamment entretenues, voire programmées.
Four Reasons Why Absolute World Peace is Impossible With Humans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Four Reasons Why Absolute World Peace is Impossible with Humans is perhaps one of the most compelling books on the human society on why we have failed dismally to achieve absolute peace and shall continue to fail unless if we solve these reasons. The book keeps to four fundamental reasons why absolute peace is impossible with human beings and touches on issues which are regularly feared.
Les marches d'Odessa
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You set the price! Words: 850. Language: French. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Après l'abaissement de la note des États-Unis par S&P, quels vont être les actes de la pièce de théâtre qui va se jouer ? Et que nous réserve le dernier acte ?
The Declaration
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,010. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is the notification to the world that the Book of Revelation is a code and the Bible is the greatest deception ever told. It is the culmination of two thousand years of deception and two decades of code breaking. This book sets out the overall design of the conspiracy and is necessary prior to a full diclosure. Jesus Christ in Revelation is not Jesus of Nazareth and that is only the start...
The Staite of Britain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A controversial and outspoken critique of the world of British politics by a key political insider.
No Future ?
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You set the price! Words: 1,100. Language: French. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Sixième et dernier billet de la série consacrée à l'absence de prospective en politique, notamment dans le domaine de l'énergie. Après les aspects techniques, le volet politique : quelles sont nos options ? Accélérer de nouveau... ou ralentir la machine ? Mais dans quelles conditions ? Après « l'enfer » du nouveau Moyen Âge, n'avons-nous le choix qu'entre la peste et le choléra ?
Sortir de l'impasse (2)
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You set the price! Words: 1,050. Language: French. Published: May 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Quatrième billet de la série consacrée à l'absence de prospective en politique. Mise en perspective du phénomène d'accélération de la société occidentale et de ses conséquences. Importance de l'investissement dans la culture et l'éducation, les nouvelles sources d'énergie, pour favoriser l'arrivée d'une nouvelle Renaissance à l'issue du nouveau Moyen Âge qui s'annonce.