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The Swastika and the Maple leaf
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Bev Editions. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Fascism was not a mass movement in Canada in the 1930s, but it threatened the country’s health. In his review, Mordecai Richler wrote, “Dr. Betcherman has written a lively, readable history, the stronger for being detached and allowing the embarrassing facts to speak for themselves….It is strong , evocative stuff, a necessary reminder of how things were. I recommend it highly.”
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.
Capitalism: the Unfairest System?
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A Comprehensive Analysis of a Failed Economic Philosophy. The truths and fictions about Capitalism in the twenty-first century are explored and analyzed in detail with wit and humor from an accomplished author and experienced businessman. This treatise examines the many failures and bogus promises that Capitalism makes and tells us why it isn't working, never has, and never will.
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.
On Two Fronts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,900. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by 13Thirty Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"There is nothing else out there like On Two Fronts by Sgt Adam Fenner and Lance Taubold. It's not a book about war; it's a book about people, about separation, about living, home, friends, love, and heartache. I love this book." Heather Graham, NY Times Bestselling Author
Memories of Maggie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Written by a two of Margaret Thatcher’s staunchest allies, this short book is filled with personal memories of meeting the great lady and of the impact she had on British politics.
Pekka Siitoinista Jussi Halla-ahoon Antikommunismista Ja Natsismista Maahanmuuttokriittisyyteen
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: Finnish. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Pekka Siitoinin arkistot aukesivat 2010. Niiden tutkiminen johti tämän teoksen kirjoittamiseen. Kirjan otsikko ei vastaa täysin kirjan sisältöä, jos katsoo esimerkiksi Halla-ahon silmälasien läpi. Otsikossa voi piillä jotain juonta jos katsoo Pekka Siitoinin kautta piirettyä linjaa Suomen äärioikeiston piireissä.
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.
Social Security, Medicare, Food Stamps, Minimum Wage, and MORE
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Byron Goines examines the effect various entitlement programs have on the stimulation of the economy and proves cuts would hurt rather than help economic recovery.
The Big Obama Bubble
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
No it’s not a Rally, No it’s not a Boom, It’s the Big Obama Bubble! As stock market indices rise to ever increasing all-time highs all declare this unfathomable rise in stock prices is due to the Federal Reserve’s continuing Quantitative Easing program, but it is not. Rather stock markets are being driven relentlessly upwards through the actions of the President of the United States!
The New China: Contemporary Life & Governance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
this book introduces the reader to contemporary life and governance issues in china. It is especially directed at students and adult learners who want a basic understanding of the “new china” of the 21st century.
Fractured Hope. South Africa reflects on the future of her children
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The book is about assessing the progress South Africa has made in the last twenty years since the advent of its democracy and it looks into the future especially what the youth may need to do
Poetry of Soulful and Social Consciousness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A “Best Of” collection of political and social commentary poems by Chrystine Julian
Looking at Iran
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
When American policy makers discuss Iran, the focus is only Israel. In reality, Iran a growing concern for people across the Arab and Muslim Worlds as well. In this book, based on polling in 20 Arab and Muslim countries, Zogby examines how in just six years Iran has experienced a precipitous decline in popularity among Arabs and Muslims.
Global Jihadism and Homeland Security: Origins, Evolution, and Future Directions of the Terrorist Threat
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This monograph outlines the emergence of global jihadism as an ideology, the role of al-Qaeda in facilitating the rise of the global jihadist movement, and the continuing threat jihadist terrorism poses to American homeland security. It includes a comparison with non-jihadist terrorism and discusses prospects for high-impact terrorist attacks following the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.
Neither Liberal Nor Conservative Be: An Action Plan for People Disgusted By Polarized Politics
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Larry Bradley uses illustrations and analogies to explain his points in a lively, easy to read and understand original work. This book is for people who want to understand today's political landscape and how to take action if they aren't happy with what they see.
African Expectations: Musings from Where I Stand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
African Expectations is a collection of essays about how political, economic, and socio-cultural issues retard Africa’s development and how the most important factor for this failure is the lack of good leadership. The book offers tentative solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our times based on the author’s worldview and life experiences.
NASA's Management of the Mars Science Laboratory Project (MSL): Inspector General Report on Technical and Financial Problems with Mars Exploration Program Rover
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
NASA's Office of Inspector General issued this status report on the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) slated for launch in late 2011. The findings indicated that unresolved technical problems and cost issues could delay the launch.
Libertarian Renaissance
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Series: Liberty for America, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Former Libertarian Party State Chair George Phillies proposes a systematic plan for fixing the difficulties that ail the Libertarian Party. His objective is majority party status for the Libertarians.
99 Obama Blogs
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Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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Sadly for the world, his words came true. On November 21, 2007, Barack Obama said, “I truly believe that the day I'm inaugurated, not only the country looks at itself differently, but the world looks at America differently. If I'm reaching out to the Muslim world they understand that I've lived in a Muslim country and I may be a Christian, but I also understand their point of view.”