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21 Machetes
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Price: Free! Words: 21,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
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Take one of America's largest utilities...a delusional, error-prone CEO...a $46.5 million war chest filched from customers...California's squalid, pay-to-play ballot initiative process...what results? Hubris, overreach and venality upended by truthiness. Over-torqued battlefield dispatches create a fast-paced nonfiction novella -- a bugle call to that silent army of citizen optimists everywhere.
It's Common V/S Wealth
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Price: Free! Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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This book talks about the real side of CWG-2010 to be held in Delhi. They are killing animals, they are cutting trees, they are displacing people, snatching livelihoods,destroying river,looting the taxpayers,violating all possible labor laws, increasing cost of living to unimaginable heights, asking students to vacate hostels, destroying heritage of this age old city and all this in name of Games
21st Century Revolution
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Price: Free! Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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A collection of essays about real political change, the kind where the 99% overthrow the corporate elites who have seized control of our so-called democracies. In addition to heralding undreamed of political upheaval, the last two years have inspired new hope of taking back power from the multinational corporations that control western civilization.
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。
Why Women can do a Better Job in Ruling the World, Than Men
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Price: Free! Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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Five Thousand years of human history have shown men do a really terrible job in ruling our world. Male rulers still settle disputes between countries by warfare, while the gap between rich and poor grows all the time, condemning billions of people to poverty and starvation. If we accept men are so dreadful in ruling our world then why don't we think about women ruling instead?
Time for TEA
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Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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We are heading into the socialist grip and we may not recover if we don’t turn things around NOW. Everyday more evidence turns up that we Americans are losing more and more freedoms. We MUST stop this government from implementing SOCIALISM and get back t
The Occupy Manifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A concise list of the problems The Occupy movement is demonstrating against and a list our our demands.
Breaking the Siege: Voyages of Free Gaza and the Freedom Flotilla
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You set the price! Words: 131,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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Supporting the Civil Rights of Gaza’s Palestinians via the Sea. Edited by Dr. Bill Dienst, Greta Berlin and Huwaida Arraf
Why Are You Atheists So Angry? 99 Things That Piss Off the Godless
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Why are atheists angry? Is it because they're selfish, joyless, lacking in meaning, and alienated from God? Or is it because they have legitimate reasons to be angry -- and are ready to do something about it? With outrage, humor, and intelligence, popular blogger Greta Christina makes a powerful case for outspoken atheist activism, and explains the empathy and justice that drive it.
The Doomsday Brigade
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Series: Adventures in Journalism, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
During the summer of 1981, fears of Armageddon swept across the land as people organized for the complete breakdown of society.
The Book of Change: Environmental Issues vs. Politics
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Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. You set the price! Words: 40,670. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
We cannot expect environmental change if we are not willing to make the necessary sacrifices to ignite a complete paradigm shift - which is to move from a culture of consumption to a culture of conservation. Knowing the truth is part of the solution to a healthier planet. The rest of the solution lies within every one of you - to change, or not to change. That is the question.
The Book of Change: Global Finance vs. The People
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Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. You set the price! Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
It would appear that money is the root cause of global suffering in the 21st Century, proving that the universal law of cause and effect is alive and well in the world of global finance vs. the people. This book illuminates the endless connections between the elite players who hold all the purse strings and identifies the collateral damage caused by their actions on the human population.
Warriors, Peacemakers and the Embarrassing Question of Love: A Peacenik's Memoir of the 1991 Gulf War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2010 by New Paradigm Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Of this I was certain: To meet the violent hysteria of war with an equally hysterical peace movement could only create an irreconcilable "Us-Them" situation. As with the war, there would have to be winners and losers. But to meet a hysterical world with an open heart might bring a lasting peace, an "Us-Us" situation in which everybody won. And to be so idealistic, so Utopian, was embarrassing...
Unmasked
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
How the Internet vigilantes of Anonymous took on a computer security firm, spilled its secrets to the world, and got the attention of Congress--all to keep their own identities a secret.
Why Worry About the Gradual Loss of Our Liberties?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,180. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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In the light of widespread incomplete understanding and appreciation of the powerful and successful system of Capitalism, Dr. Wood has undertaken the project of clarification of the true concepts of the system that took this United States from its small, impoverished state to become the most powerful nation among the countries of the world.
Love the Least (A Lot)
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Price: Free! Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
Abort73.com founder and director, Michael Spielman, explains why abortion-vulnerable children are as qualified to wear the "least of these" label as any victim class in the world. Whatever we fail to do in their defense, we fail to do for Christ.
Things That Don't Exist: a Manifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Philistine Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
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The world at it’s currently run relies on the assumption that each and every member of the earth’s population believe in three fundamental ideas: money, nationality and status. These three concepts have one thing in common: they only exist in our imaginations."
Sayings of FounderChurch
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Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / Adult
Sayings are the Wisdom of the Ages
TaraElla's New World Vision
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Price: Free! Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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TaraElla is an Australian singer-songwriter. She has been writing and performing music since 2003. She is, however, most notable for her cultural projects. She supports a culture where love is the rule, where self made stars rule, and where clean living is appreciated.
Ron Paul's Wisdom, A Layman's Perspective. A Collection of Opinion Editorials
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Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 106,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by MWB Entertainment. Category: Essay » Political
Ron Paul's 2008 campaign inspired me to write about him as I have written about no other politician. His honesty and incorruptibility are legendary. I honestly don't know how he survived politics on the federal level for as long as he did, but I feel he has much to teach us. In this volume I have collected all the op/ed articles I wrote about him from 2007 through 2012.