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American Poverty: Why America’s Treatment of the Poor Undermines its Authority as a World Power
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Series: American Stories. Price: Free! Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
In 2014 Russian aggression towards the Ukraine and the rise of ISIS called into question whether or not the United States genuinely functions as a world power anymore. In this thoughtful and thought provoking book, author-historian Laurel A. Rockefeller takes a look at the role poverty plays in American foreign policy effectiveness.
Bailing out the Dysfunctional US Property Tax System
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The property assessment and tax system in the US is totally dysfunctional. However, slapping more taxes or bonding out fictitious future revenue streams will not cure their self-inflicted wounds. This book will reveal a series of gutsy and long-term solutions to the challenges threatening their economic safety.
Freedom Tax
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Amanda McLain-Young. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Freedom Tax simplifies our tax system, reduces focus on divisive topics such as rich versus poor, and puts the attention on allowing people to live their lives without hidden and obtrusive taxes at every turn. Imagine a world where you do not have any taxes withheld from your paycheck. Necessities to live, like groceries and property, are no longer taxed. It can happen. You just need a plan.
Australian Politics -The Alternative Commission of Audit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The newly elected Australian government appointed a Commission of Audit, a group of conservative businessmen. The result they produced sent the population shuddering at the horrifying vision they painted. We have produced our own Audit report, a vision by the People, for the People. It paints a far rosier picture that would build a fairer, more equitable and inclusive Australia.
The Currency Paradox
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Price: Free! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
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With the publishing of French economist Thomas Piketty's seminal work, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, many have begun to contemplate the effects of economic inequality and the potential for a "post-capitalist" world. This essay outlines the fundamental flaw of the capitalist system and attempts the daunting challenge of conceptualizing a system that could viably replace it.
The Rise of the Forty-seven Percent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
In "The Rise of the Forty-seven Percent," Byron Goines addresses many political issues that are important to Americans. This book identifies changes that need to be made to ensure the poor and middle class gain upward mobility. The time is NOW for poor and middle class Americans to push forward for change.
Australian Budget 2014 – The Alternative
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
We are told there is a debt crisis - but there isn't. We are told we have to slash spending - but spending is not the problem. In this article Skye looks at the Australian Budget in 2014 and discusses the truth behind the lies, and looks at how we might make cuts, if they were necessary, by starting at the top.
Australian Politics – the GST Solution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Social and political commentator, Skye Blue, looks at an innovative solution to the GST issue in Australian politics.Do we have a revenue problem, or a spending problem? Who should decide what the GST rate is? Perhaps you should decide? Join Skye in this unique article about the GST.
The Federal Reserve Cartel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Federal Reserve Cartel is a brief well-documented history of the Eight Families who control the world's private central banks and most of the planet's resources.
Unsustainable Population
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Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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The book attempts to put the issue of sustainable population on the political agenda. Global warming, species extinction and migration pressure arise when seven billion people occupy a planet that may only sustain two billion. Anti-immigrant feelings, the Arab Spring and wars in Africa and Syria may be consequences of the birth rate. Options are considered for six countries.
Generation W.T.F: How Millennials Can Stop the Mushrooming Costs of Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Generation W.T.F, by author and financial analyst Neil Grossman, raises awareness of the coming "Generational Storm" and offers advice to today's 80 million Millennials on how to save their financial future.
Inequality Unlimited
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Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
two critical essays and an interview on today's growing social inequality at home and around the world plus an interview on economics for the 99%.
An Impulse to bring-off a "Remodeled India"
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Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A Monograph on "Politics and Economic Development".
How to Survive the Economic Collapse of 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
This book contains practical steps you can take to protect yourself and your family before the economic devastation of 2014. It will save you time, money and a lot of trouble.
The Future’s Bright, the Future’s Global
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
If Britain is to take control of its destiny it had better hurry up. Time is running out.
Un coup de pouce ou une aumône : des suggestions pour améliorer le programme canadien de péréquation
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Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: Canadian French. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The French edition of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation's popular e-book on the Canadian equalization program.
Real Capitalism
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Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 6. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
What we know today as capitalism is money capitalism. Real capitalism is what people already intuitively know to be good economics, economics that preserves, protects and promotes the real capital of nations, its people. This book is the fruition of more than 40 years of teaching and researching sociology at the university level.
Do Americans Believe Capitalism and Government are Working?: Religious Left, Religious Right and the Future of the Economic Debate
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Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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Greed, lack of equal opportunity, poverty and lasting inequality are the reasons more than 4-in-10 (42 percent) Americans say capitalism is not working well, a major new national survey finds. The survey, which explores Americans’ views on faith, values and the economy, also finds that only the oldest Americans believe they are better off than their parents’ generation.
The Other Side of Democracy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Once people hear about democracy, their minds directly think about beautiful and positive concepts like freedom, justice, and rights. Why don’t we consider the other side of democracy away from what mass media presents and how society shapes our minds. The following article highlights some of the weakness points of democracy.
A Hand Up or a Hand Out: Ideas on How to Improve Canada's Equalization Program
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Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The current Equalization formula, which re-distributes some $16 billion in federal funds to six provinces (PEI, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario and Manitoba), is set to expire in 2014. We’ve gathered in this eBook the writings of a handful of individuals and groups, all who have made suggestions on how to improve the program.