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21: The Last Night with Taiwan's Sunflower Movement
By Jesse Steele
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
On March 18, 2014, Taiwanese students known as the "Sunflower Movement" peacefully occupied their nation's legislature. Three weeks later, after their peaceful demonstration raised national and global awareness of the dangers of secret negotiations with China, they withdrew. This inside story tells the last 21 hours of the non-violent occupancy and includes background, politics, peace, and love.
Ending the Culture War-A Devoted Conservative and a Diehard Liberal Make Friends (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
By Dr Nicholas Beecroft
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Professor Phil Neisser and Jacob Hess interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft. “You’re not as crazy as I thought. (but you’re still wrong) Conversations between a Devoted Conservative and a Die-Hard Liberal” by Phil Neisser and Jacob Hess is an inspiring attempt by its authors to show how we can move beyond the energy sapping conflict between left and right, conservative and liberal.
Wise Democracy-Discovering Solutions to Intractable Problems (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
By Dr Nicholas Beecroft
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Jim Rough interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Jim is an expert in Wise Democracy. He originated the technique called dynamic facilitation which he now uses with Wisdom Councils, a social process designed to empower large systems of people. In this interview Jim describes how the quality of conversation which really counts along with the people who have that conversation.
Successful Nations-Harnessing the Aspirations of the People (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
By Dr Nicholas Beecroft
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Richard Barrett interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Richard is an author, speaker and social commentator on the evolution of human values in business and society. Richard’s latest book is Love, Fear and the Destiny of Nations; the impact of the evolution of human consciousness on world affairs. Richard is a leading global expert on the evolution of human values &, leadership.
Discorso sulla servitù volontaria
By Etienne De La Boetie
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: Italian. Published: April 7, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
“vorrei solo comprendere come è possibile che tanti uomini, tanti paesi, tante città e nazioni tollerino talvolta un solo tiranno, che non ha altro potere che quello che gli danno; che ha il potere di nuocere loro solo finché essi possono sopportarlo; che non potrebbe far loro alcun male, se non quando essi preferiscono sopportarlo piuttosto che contraddirlo..."
The Rise of UKIP
By Bill Etheridge
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Written by a key insider and UKIP activist, this book takes a look at the rise of this ground breaking political party that threatens to overthrow the conventional face of British Politics.
Transpartisan Politics-The Power of Integrating Diversity (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
By Dr Nicholas Beecroft
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Joseph McCormick interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft on Transpartisan Politics. Transpartisan Politics is an approach to politics which is integral and holistic. It seeks to go beyond the old divisions of left/right, conservative/liberal, authoritarian/libertarian, nationalist/inter-nationalist, individual/group, control/freedom, heart/mind, masculine/ feminine, courage/compassion and so on.
Simultaneous Global Policy Making-Bottom-Up Global Policy (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
By Dr Nicholas Beecroft
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
John Bunzl is interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft on his vision for global, bottom up simultaneous policy formation- the democratisation of globalisation. John is a businessman with a simple and powerful new vision for global governance. In 2000, John Bunzl founded the International Simultaneous Policy Organization (ISPO) and launched the Simultaneous Policy (SIMPOL) campaign.
Australian Politics – the GST Solution
By Skye Blue
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 Social Contract
By Skye Blue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
By what authority does your government govern you? Do they have your explicit consent? Did they ask for your permission? And why is it that our paid employees, the politicians, tell us what the rules are? Don't we own and pay for the government to exist? For hundreds of years people have explored the relationship between government and the People - here is a new look at this critical issue.
Representative Bureaucracy
By Samuel Krislov
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
“Professor Samuel Krislov’s Representative Bureaucracy remains among the most important and enduring books in the field of public administration and its intersection with political science." -- David H. Rosenbloom, Distinguished Professor of Public Administration, American University. A classic resource in political science and public administration, now available with a new, 2012 Foreword.
Money Facts: Simple, Obvious, but Neglected
By Bob Blain
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
For money to work properly, it needs to be understood as a medium of communication that strangers use to cooperate. Capitalism as we know it is out of control, It can be brought under control by having money originate debt-free with its value defined in work time. Evidence presented from Cooperation:The Wealth of Nations Game shows how it can be done.
Mark R. Levin: Ameritopia: The Unmaking of America, Summary
By Quick Read Summary Books
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In this summary of Mark R. Levin’s book, Ameritopia: The Unmaking of America, you will discover how America’s government has been slowly descending into tyranny using utopian tactics that serve to bring citizens under control until they are completely dependent upon the state for sustenance.
Mark R. Levin: The Liberty Amendments: Restoring the American Republic Summary
By Quick Read Summary Books
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In this summary of Mark R. Levin’s book, The Liberty Amendments: Restoring the American Republic, you will find the eye-opening key points, historical facts, case law and legislation, chapter-by-chapter, presented in an engaging and easily digestible manner.
Fractured Hope. South Africa reflects on the future of her children
By Sipho Mzolo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The book is about assessing the progress South Africa has made in the last twenty years since the advent of its democracy and it looks into the future especially what the youth may need to do
South Africa's People's Parliament: The Dream Deferred
By Gabriel Campher
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,310. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In 2006, an employee of South Africa's Parliament was summarily fired, because he was a candidate in the municipal elections. This is the true story of his struggle to defend his political rights and that of Parliament’s 2000-plus employees. In the process he exposed the hypocrisy at the same Parliament that elected Mandela as the first black president of a post-Apartheid South Africa.
India Beyond Stampede Of Stupidities
By Santosh Jha
Price: Free! Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
An analytical commentary on how energies of ideas for socio-political changes, create a stampede of stupidities, when they are reactive and participants of change fail to observe assimilative perspectives, compromising the sanity of system, which could weed out loads of aggression, chaos and conflicts from the soil of struggle. A global reality, elaborated with India as a case study.
The Unprevented War - Why the First World War Was Fought
By Bill Price
Price: Free! Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by RW Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The First World War was one of the defining events of the 20th century. It was supposed to be the war to end all wars but instead it had disastrous repercussions, some of which are still reverberating today. A direct line can be drawn from the end of the First World War to the rise of Nazi Germany and to the beginning of the Second World War.
The Middle and Working Class Manifesto
By Rev. Paul Bern
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
"The Middle and Working Class Manifesto" For the many who like to read leftist, politically subversive nonfiction, or who are fed up with the status quo, and particularly for those who think American government is broken beyond repair, this 470-page book will electrify and inspire you!
Polska,ale jaka?
By Włodzimierz Dajcz, Sr
You set the price! Words: 60,700. Language: Polish. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Polska w uścisku globalizmu i konsumpcjonizmu.