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The Prometheus Post - Issue Two
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Series: The Prometheus Post Magazine, Book 2. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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The Prometheus Post is a monthly libertarian-conservative electronic magazine. It offers in-depth analysis of important political issues. Specifically the Post explores civil rights issues, offers analysis of law enforcement models, advocates free market economic principles, provides hands on information for running a business, while also advocating the reasons for British withdrawal from the EU.
Say No To Guns: Why Gun Control Will Solve Our Problems
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Geoff Wells. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
This is a topic that will be a hot topic for quite a while and as it is an international concern it is best to be apprised of the situation as it can affect anybody at all. The author leaves you to form your own opinion at the end of it all. Sure persons have a right to bear arms but to what extent does it get out of control and require the intervention of the government?
The Virtual State and the Fall of Empires: Digital Rights Management, Virtual Rights, and the Decline of the Nation-State System
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,720. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general
We may use public policy and software design to address contemporary issues online today, extend constitutional rights into virtual space, and build a foundation for a digital society. Digital life, liberty, and happiness . . . .
Outlaw Visions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,410. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Outlaw Visions wends through monastic hallways, trial courtrooms, prison cells, onto campuses to engage young activists. I shouted “Peace! Peace!” and heard “Criminal!” We descend into prison’s hellish darkness where I existed as a subhuman. You are invited to transform you own subhumanness through ritual practices envisioning yourself as an "Earthfolk" peacefully at home on the Living Earth.
Pride, Progress, and Prospects: The Marine Corps' Efforts to Increase the Presence of African-American Officers (1970-1995) - NASA Astronaut Charles Bolden, President Truman
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,280. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
In today's Marine Corps, African-Americans constitute almost 10 percent of the officer corps. The fact that this was not always the case deserves explanation, as do the Marine Corps' efforts to remedy this deficiency.
Solitary: The History and Current Reality of Torture as a Means of Social Control Within Prisons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,130. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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Why is solitary confinement, known to cause a mental state akin to psychosis, widely used in contemporary prisons? Solitary's powerful psychological effects make it a unique tool for exerting social control. This history argues that CIA "brainwashing" research of the 1950s may have influenced the design of isolation units in American prisons today.
Grassroots, Geeks, Pros, and Pols: The Election Integrity Movement's Rise and Nonstop Battle to Win Back the People's Vote, 2000-2008
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,100. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
What Steele does here is give you the where, when and how. A car is found at the bottom of a Florida swamp with 1500 ballots marked for Al Gore. In a hot race in North Dakota, Native americans (8-to-1 Democrats) couldn’t vote without showing ID, which few had. It doesn’t matter that the state doesn’t require photo ID. And so on ad nauseam.
Fraud on the Court: One Adoptee's Fight to Reclaim his Identity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In his startling new memoir, Mike Chalek reveals how the adoption practices of the "Baby Scoop Era" led to his fraudulent placement with an adoptive family that had purchased him for $200 from a well-known baby broker. He delves into the details of his highly charged quest to reunite with his family of origin, and we get a first-hand glimpse into the difficulties faced by many adult adoptees.
The Prometheus Post - Issue One
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Series: The Prometheus Post Magazine, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 49,690. Language: British English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
The Prometheus Post is a monthly libertarian-conservative electronic magazine. It offers in-depth analysis of important political issues. Specifically, the Post explores civil rights issues, offers analysis of law enforcement models, advocates free market economic principles, provides hands-on information for running a business, while also making the case for British independence.
Verses For The Next Generation
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Series: Universoul, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
Silent Voice
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Series: Universoul, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
The Black Cheese
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by W Vernon Murray. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The civil rights movement was just that, a movement, but unfortunately that movement has slowed to an unacceptable crawl and in some cases has come to a screeching halt. Even more unfortunately, the progress towards a truly effective and sustainable partnership between white and black America has been retarded because African Americans have dropped the baton.
Missives From Within
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Series: Universoul, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
Epistles Of Poetic Purity
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Series: Universoul, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
A Nonentity With Identity
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Series: Universoul, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
Poutine échec et mat !
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Price: $2.60 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: French. Published: October 18, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Champion du monde d’échecs de 1985 à 2000, Garry Kasparov est également un célèbre dissident. Violemment opposé au système russe, il publie régulièrement des textes contre Vladimir Poutine, chef du gouvernement. Aujourd’hui, il risque cinq ans d’internement en camp pour avoir manifesté et s’être défendu contre le policier qui le menaçait.
Political Grace: The Gift of Resistance
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,670. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Philosophy and theology have increasingly turned to the problem of the rising numbers of people who live in severe conditions of oppression, people who are surplus to global economic and political orders which the oppressed define as "neoliberal" and "neocolonial." This work, Political Grace: The Gift of Resistance, is part of that turning.
How to Lead When No One Follows
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,770. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012 by True Vine Publishing Inspire, Empower, Produce!. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
After electing the first African-American President of the United States, and after significant progress in the election of African-American leaders as mayors and state governors, why haven't our communities felt the benefits? Instead, the African-American community endures the highest prison incarceration, high school drop-out rates, unemployment, and healthcare disparities since the 1970's.
Will the Chicago Public Schools Strike hurt Obama?
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Series: Amerca's Secret Weapon, 9781301086436. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The Chicago Teachers Union agreed to end the strike after months of intense negotiations that will not end in compromise. Watch how the Union leaders are blindly lead by Mafia lawyers as the teachers are bullied into agreeing to fine print that will lead into school closings and the losss of teacher jobs. In the past the teacher union lost billions in pension money that will never be recovered.
Julian Assange in Sweden
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 97,020. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, was in Sweden for almost seven weeks during August and September 2010. What happened to him during those seven weeks is a story familiar to many people in Sweden, because it is in the Swedish language. Here, for the first time, is the story for English-speaking readers.