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The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government by Philip K. Howard... In 20 Minutes
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Series: Boiled Down, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Government / Federal
This is a summary of The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government by Philip K. Howard summarized by J.J. Holt
Occupy: Guide to the Perplexed.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The "Occupy" movement has taken the country by storm. They are here to stay and this essay deals with both some of their agenda, and how the State has reacted to them. It is a guide, for those who wish to learn more, as well as Occupiers who are facing agressive police response.
Creativecare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Creativecare is a plan to radically change the way we deal with healthcare in America. It will get us to universal coverage and knock a couple hundred billion dollars a year off the federal deficit in the process. It sounds to good to be true but it's very real.
Marxist Developmentalism in North Korea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
This book defines Marxism, Marxist Developmentalism, and Juche in North Korea. Why was Marxism used and why did it evolve into Marxism-Juche ideology? What were the benefits and drawbacks?
McCune's Manchester Volume 1 - 2008
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Adam McCune's "McCune's Manchester" column appeared in the New Hampshire Union Leader from April 2008 to July of 2012. This volume covers all columns published in 2008.
Atheism with Regards to Government
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Anarchy. The word conjures images from fraternity house shenanigans to rioting and looting on the streets of important cities at its mention. For most civilized persons, with these mental images close at hand, anarchy is something to be avoided at all costs. How can civilized society carry on with the threat of bombs and looting effectively slamming the brakes on human progress?
"Kara" Dergisi Seckisi
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 29,150. Language: Turkish. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Kara Dergisi Seçkisi (Türkiye'de Anarşist Düşünce Tarihi Serisi - 1) Editör: Can Başkent Propaganda Yayınları Kapak tasarımı: İç Mihrak Propaganda Tasarım Redaktör: Burcu Karakaş Kara dergisinin eski editörü Ahmet Kurt röportajıyla... ISBN: 978-0-9868586-3-5 (pdf), 978-0-9868586-4-2 (ePub), 978-0-9868586-5-9 (mobi). 103 sayfa, Eylül 2011.
Israel's Right of Self-Defense: International Law and Gaza
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,410. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This volume provides a review of Israel's unprecedented consideration of questions of international law when forced to go to war to defend its civilian population from attack, with a particular focus on the Gaza war of 2008-2009. Israel gives more thought to upholding the laws of war during its military operations than any other nation in history.
The Republican Con
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Your guide to the 2012 republican field and their atrocious governing philosophy.
Membership of the EU: There Are Alternatives
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The European Union is hurting Britain economically, socially and culturally. This book looks at what Britain can learn from four of our key competitors - Australia, Canada, Norway and Switzerland.
The Social Contract
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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.
CDR: Government
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Government is not a big mystery. It is not even unique to us human beings. Wolves hunt in packs and caribou migrate in herds. Fish school. Even insects swarm and live in “colonies.” Why? 1) Protection from threats and harm 2) Acquiring the basic necessities of life It's not rocket science. It's nature. Leave it to human nature, though, to pervert it. But that would be poltics.
UnChristianed Nation: What Would a U.S. Christian Nation Look Like?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
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Why America isn't, and should never be, a "Christian Nation"
Reid on Government Secrecy
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Government secrecy is likely one of the most controversial topics of our time. Often it is difficult to grasp the actual impacts of secrecy on our lives, but there is one book that does examine the impact over decades called Silent Heroes of the Cold War Declassified. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid wrote the foreward. This is that forward, painfully honest and sobering.
Travellers in Taiwan (旅人在臺灣 ) Reflections of Formosa ( 映像福爾摩莎)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: July 15, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
外國人眼中的台灣到底是什麼樣子? 他們到底在台灣停留多久? 他們在台灣做些什麼? 台灣人友善聰明嗎? 台灣應該是中國的一部分嗎? 你的疑惑好奇,都可以在這本書得到解答! 一起來探索那些「白色猴子們」在福爾摩莎做些什麼吧! What do foreigners think of Taiwan? How long do they stay? What do they do? Are Taiwanese friendly & smart? Should Taiwan join China? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study of Taiwan. Find out what these strange "white monkeys" get up to in this Formosa….
Thrive! - Building A Thriving Future
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
"Thrive! - Building a Thriving Future" is a call for action and a manual for positive change and a thriving future. "Thrive!" helps people who want to create and sustain large, positive and timely change for themselves, their community, their nation and their world. "Thrive!" helps people build a better and thriving future.
Travellers in Taiwan: Reflections of Formosa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
What do "foreigners" think of Taiwan ? How long do they stay ? What do they do ? Are Taiwanese really friendly & smart ? Should Taiwan be part of China ? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study, the first of its kind in Taiwan. An amusing but sociological insight into Taiwan.
The Quotable Dissenting Heretic: Profound Statements of Human Dignity and Revolution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Some people stood up for themselves, and some people weren't allowed to stand at all, but all had a voice. Some were political, some were philosophical, but all were thought-provoking.
They Got the Gold Mine and We Got the Shaft
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A must read for every political junkie. This easy informative explanation of what politics has to done to give us this economy, and why we have the 1% vs the 99% today. This book is well researched and connects all the dots between politics, money and our economy. This information will make it easy to win many political arguments.
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.