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The Nigerian Polity
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Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This book contains powerfully crafted articles on many political affairs and national issues about Nigeria. The articles are indeed thought-provoking and captivating. The author’s style and presentation are really fascinating. It’s a compendium of brilliant piece of writing.
The Man In The BlueTie: Our 9/11 Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
We all remember where we were that day. Just like the day Kennedy was shot or the day Pearl Harbor was attacked, we found that we were shocked together, we were angry together, we were sad together and we mourned together. Just like those days, September 11th, 2001 became a part of our National Memory. In his book, Einstein's Shutter, author Vincent Yanez wrote about those days and weeks following
Solutional Politics: How one person can make a difference
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,640. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
You're tired of the country going in the wrong direction. You want the country to work. You want politicians to work for the American people. Do something about it. Information is power, ideas are power. Build a foundation of knowledge and understanding about politics, then discover solutions you've never heard. Give yourself power. Learn how simple it is for you to make a difference. Then go an
A Conservative Christian's Guidebook for Living in Secular Times (Now With Added Humor!)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,580. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
Michael R Shannon turns his talent for humor and analysis to the everyday problems faced by Christians who don't happen to have a doctorate in theology or live in a monastery. All too often our pastor's Sunday sermons prepare us to go toe–to–toe with a Pharisee in Jerusalem circa 32 AD, but leave us totally unprepared to counter the Wiccan in the checkout line.
A Futile Search
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"I looked around but saw no sign of her there, except some neighbours mourning around the destroyed structures and the ambulance men carrying burnt bodies of several shapes"
Black By Popular Demand - Is the American Black Living on Borrowed Time?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,340. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A black man's candid look into American mainstream black society. Have African-Americans made any progress at all in the last fifty years, or are we just spinning our wheels and headed towards total extinction? Blunt and honest looks are taken at what black people need to do to survive. If black people do not do something soon, we may disappear completely.
The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
Walking the Talk: Engaging the Public to Build a Sustainable World
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 58,700. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
W.B.Yeats' line that "The best lack all conviction, while the worst are filled with passionate intensity" could have been written to describe the public attitude towards climate change. _Walking the Talk_ argues that the traditional motivators of "faith" and "duty" have become debased coins, which limits public engagement. In exchange the author offers the ideal of "practical philosophy".
Axioms for Organizers: Trailblazer for Social Justice
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Fred Ross Sr.’s AXIOMS FOR ORGANIZERS is a gem--a concise, bilingual treasure trove of tips for social justice advocates. It provides a stirring portrait of Ross, one of the 20th century’s most influential grassroots organizers, and spells out his guiding principles! A must read for students, teachers and community, labor, immigrant and human rights organizers committed to social justice.
Social Progress Visions
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You set the price! Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
My content is inspired by social progress agents like Nelson Mandela and visionaries who can imagine ideal futures, like Utopian writers and other social science fiction writers. I hope it will provide people with inspiration and encouragement to obtain their own vision of their ideal future for themselves and their social systems.
The African Manifesto
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A chilling and disturbing exposition of power and the history of African unrest. The African Manifesto is a timely literary bridge between the past we know, and hope never to repeat, and the future we aspire for. Gary Chambers
POTUS 2016: Redirecting The Empire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This is a policy paper that will revive the empire of the United States.
Putin, the Russian Elite, and the Future of Russia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Asteroid Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In this thoughtful monograph, the author traces how Russia’s character has shaped its evolution, with a particular focus on how the ruling “elite” has led the country from one disaster to another. An examination of Russia’s ruling circles since Lenin and the leadership selection process, reveals how and why Putin ascended to power, and how his policies are likely to shape the country’s future.
Radio Free Steve Volume One Memorial Daze 2014 Scream of Consciousness
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Price: $1.54 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Faced with a case of writer's block on my current project, I decided to take Memorial Day weekend and just cut loose with stream of consciousness babblings/rantings/cleverness-- choose your term. The result is amusing, bizarre, pointed, and occasionally even funny, riffing off the TV, drunks in bars, the UCSB mass shooting, the NSA, ice cream, and so much more. Buy the ticket, take the ride.
The Futility of War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by National Pacific Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Wars have been used as a means of settling territorial and other political disputes since the dawn of human civilisation. The Futility of War takes the reader through the long history of human conflict in all its forms, and considers the reasons why wars still exist today. It offers a fascinating insight into human nature, and the past, present and possible future of all mankind.
Evolutionary Leadership-Conscious Leadership in an Age of Transition (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Peter Merry interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Peter is an evolutionary leader who operates at the evolutionary edge of our civilization. He describes himself as a the human being, author, speaker, global activist, leader, consultant, trainer, synnervator, human ecologist, father, folk singer, theatre director, rugby trainer, husband and energy worker.
Catalyzing Change-Engaging Emergence (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Peggy Holman interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Seattle based author and consultant, Peggy Holman, has helped explore a nascent field of social technologies that engage “whole systems” of people from organizations and communities in creating their own future. She is a leader in deploying group processes that directly involve hundreds, or thousands in achieving breakthroughs.
Transpartisan Politics-The Power of Integrating Diversity (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 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)
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Price: $2.99 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.
The War on Christianity: a 12-Step Survival Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Robert Cettl. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Ethics
The Religious Right consider the secular humanist world to be in war against Christianity. The battleground is the definition of "hate speech" vs. religious freedom. And every war needs a survival guide.