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A Nation of No Losers by Tony Pow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book provides ultra simple but refreshing solutions to most of our problems from unemployment to foreign policy. We should live peacefully with China by resolving all conflicts and respecting each other. This is a political satire on the U.S. and China.
La guerra dell'acqua. by Suzanne Dionet-Grivet
Series: Incroci, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,320. Language: Italian. Published: November 12, 2012 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Essay » Political
Come il bene primario per eccellenza sta modificando la geopolitica del Mondo.
The Free Market Has Soon Turned 99 % Of Us Into Miserables by Håkan Anderberg
Price: Free! Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
If nothing else, the economic crisis in 2008 showed how close we are an economic collapse of the system we all suffer under today. The system that is named the "Free Market." This book shows how we got where we are beginning 100 years ago by presenting Edward Bernays who created a new political idea based on controlling people's irrational feelings, to keep them happy and calm by consuming.
Noise: No Oil Imports from Semitic Exporters by Charlie Pedersen
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 78,080. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Finally, there is a book on how to fix the USA's economics and foreign policy. NOISE is a must read wake up call for what the USA and the world needs now. We put you next to the President, world leaders and practical solutions that will actually work. Jihadists and Iran offer a choice, WAR. Our leaders need the courage to fix what they won't even admit to. It's time for the USA to take the reigns.
Rock and Hard Places: Travels to Backstages, Frontlines and Assorted Sideshows by Andrew Mueller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,420. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012 by Foruli Classics. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In 'Rock & Hard Places', a collection of Mueller’s best journalism from the early '90s to the present, he travels to Lebanon with the Prodigy, comes to America with Radiohead, and roams all over the place with U2. He ventures to Bosnia during the war, sees Def Leppard play in a cave in Morocco and attempts to ask the Taliban what they think they’re up to. He’s funny. Occasionally he makes a point.
African Expectations: Musings from Where I Stand by Mafoya Dossoumon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Essay » Political
African Expectations is a collection of essays about how political, economic, and socio-cultural issues retard Africa’s development and how the most important factor for this failure is the lack of good leadership. The book offers tentative solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our times based on the author’s worldview and life experiences.
A Place To Grow by Jean-Nichol Dufour
Price: Free! Words: 151,750. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is part 9 of a 10 books suite. This one is about how to birth the life reality. I will explore different possibilities for that, I will put the emphasis on doing it peacefully, but since the current Democracy-Capitalism business believes itself as the only and best way of the universe and will battle anything else whatever the argument, then I’ll have to explore war scenarios too.
Den Fria Marknaden har snart gjort 99% av oss utfattiga (Swedish/Svenska) by Håkan Anderberg
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Första Boken. Price: Free! Words: 76,710. Language: Swedish. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Jerusalem: Correcting the International Discourse - How the West Gets Jerusalem Wrong by Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
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.
The Year Past/The Year Ahead: The Editors and Writers of techPresident on 2011/12 by Micah L. Sifry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Personal Democracy Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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.
Iran: From Regional Challenge to Global Threat by Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,070. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs anthology of 31 recent studies by eleven leading security and diplomatic experts outlines the Iranian threat to Israel, the Middle East region, and the West.
All Over the Map by John Feffer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 154,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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
The Nazi Hydra in America: Suppressed History of a Century - Wall Street and the Rise of the Fourth Reich by Glen Yeadon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 288,910. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011 by Progressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
Exposes how US elitists launched Hitler, then recouped Nazi assets to lay the postwar foundations of a modern police state, complete with controlled corporate media. Fascists won WWII because they ran both sides. "A valuable history of the relationship between big business in the United States and European fascism...The story is shocking and sobering and deserves to be widely read."– Howard Zinn
The Staite of Britain by Edward Staite
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A controversial and outspoken critique of the world of British politics by a key political insider.
Desafiando al imperio by Phyllis Bennis
Price: Free! Words: 115,790. Language: Spanish. Published: April 8, 2011 by Transnational Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Phyllis Bennis analiza el auge del unilateralismo estadounidense y la doctrina de la guerra preventiva, centrándose especialmente en los casos de Iraq e Israel/Palestina, y examina los retos y las oportunidades para reivindicar las Naciones Unidas como parte del movimiento mundial por la paz.
Casus belli: cómo los Estados Unidos venden la guerra by Achin Vanaik
Price: Free! Words: 142,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 8, 2011 by Transnational Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Casus belli: cómo los Estados Unidos venden la guerra es una valiosa y didáctica recopilación de ensayos escritos por destacados expertos de todo el mundo. En ella, se analizan las diversas excusas que se han esgrimido para ir a la guerra durante las últimas décadas de crecientes ambiciones imperialistas por parte de los Estados Unidos.
Orwellian Ireland by Brian Nugent
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 135,870. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This work is an attempt to see if some of the state practices that flourished in Communist Eastern Europe might be replicated in modern Ireland. It goes into the question of intelligence agencies, how they harass dissidents, their use of modern technology and their role in secretly supporting paramilitary groups in Ireland and around the world.