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Corupţie - Globalizare - Neocolonialism
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Price: Free! Words: 47,400. Language: Romanian. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
O introducere în conceptele interdependente despre corupţie, globalizare prin instituţiile financiare internaţionale, şi neocolonialism înţeles ca exploatarea resurselor şi materiilor prime a ţărilor sărace şi în curs de dezvoltare de unele mari corporaţii multinaţionale.
Al-Qaeda: History Organization Ideology
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 82,820. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book poses several questions including the following: why has al-Qaeda been established, what are the main milestones in its history, what the ideology that guides its beliefs is, and what the organizational features according to which it operates are.
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.
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
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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".
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
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.
Stories From The Bus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
For several years, Merlin Sprague drove a small passenger bus for a senior center. It was an unusual occupation In these stories, Merlin expresses consternation with an increasingly harsh system originally designed to help those who cannot help themselves.
The Blue Guitar
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Price: Free! Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
MIT Professor Emerita Lisa Peattie explores the art and politics of protest around the world.
The Blue Collar Manifesto
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Freedom today requires the ability to interpret reality accurately. This is a learned skill. I'm a blue collar guy with a degree in counseling, a 'reality engineer'. I want to help you understand reality manipulation. Blind, lost, enslaved, and harvested describe the blue collar working class. Take your first step to freedom. Acquire the knowledge to give yourself a fighting chance.
Ideas for the World's Future: A Collection of Cultural, Social and Politically Themed Articles
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Price: Free! Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
TaraElla is a singer-songwriter. She is, however, most notable for her cultural projects. This book contains articles she has written over the years, with ideas on how we can make the world a better place.
Occupying America: We Shall Overcome
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This is arguably the most comprehensive book about the Occupy and 99% Movements written up until now. From a history of American revolutions to documenting class warfare waged against us by the rich, this book is not the first to predict the probability of civil unrest in the US, but it makes the strongest case yet for that to occur
The Student Loan Swindle: Why It Happened – Who’s To Blame – How The Victims Can Be Saved
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The only way to resolve the student loan crisis is with a robust campaign of civil disobedience. This book explains how to use the Internet and social media to force a settlement on Wall Street that is fair to bankers and borrowers alike. Civil disobedience is justified by an analysis of the history of the crisis and the damage it has done to working families and our system of higher education.
The Entrapment Of A Nation
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Price: Free! Words: 41,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A book about the corruption and bad governance in Nigeria. A Collection of essays written by Adeola Aderounmu
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Who Watches the Watchmen? The Conflict Between National Security and Freedom of the Press - Wikileaks, Assange, CIA, Bay of Pigs, Pentagon Papers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,150. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Who Watches the Watchmen? could hardly be more timely as we debate the recent leaking of the largest trove of documents in American history.