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Covert Street Warrior Social Unrest Handbook by Lynn Lane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
The social unrest handbook we all need. Could you protect yourself and your loved ones? Can you survival a flash riot? It is always best to be ready and not need it than to need it and not be ready. Are you ready? Tactical – Physical – Mental - Psychological
21st Century FEMA Study Course: - Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100, National Incident Management System (NIMS), Command and Management (IS-100.b) by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,300. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the Incident Command System.
Discorso sulla servitù volontaria by Etienne De La Boetie
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: Italian. Published: April 7, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“vorrei solo comprendere come è possibile che tanti uomini, tanti paesi, tante città e nazioni tollerino talvolta un solo tiranno, che non ha altro potere che quello che gli danno; che ha il potere di nuocere loro solo finché essi possono sopportarlo; che non potrebbe far loro alcun male, se non quando essi preferiscono sopportarlo piuttosto che contraddirlo..."
Self-Determination and Change in the Middle East and North Africa: Policy Speech by President Barack Obama, May 2011 - Islam, Israel and the 1967 Borders, Palestine, Libya, Egypt, Tunisia, Iraq, Iran by Progressive Management
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,570. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Here is the complete text of the historic speech given by President Barack Obama on May 19, 2011 about self-determination and change in the Middle East and North Africa, plus extensive material from the State Department about Administration policy towards Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, Yeman, Iraq, Iran, Israel and the Palestinians, and more.
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, The Speakership Battles by Pegasus Books
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era is the historical and biographical account of California’s Willie Brown and the era in which he served in the legislature. "The 1974 Speakership Battle," "The 1980 Speakership Battle" and "The Willie Brown Show" are three chapters that involve the contest to become the Assembly Speaker, perhaps the most powerful politician in the State of California.
99.5% of Americans Wake Up by Keith Nelson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Essay » Political
99.5 % of Americans Wake Up! Be inspired by pictures, stories, & informative internet links. Do Not be Bullied and Manipulated by the 00.5% Anymore. Stand up to their lies, to their buying votes, to their profiteering from fracking & assault weapons and toxic substances, to their disregard for Mother Earth and for you and your children. Be Inspired to Vote for Stand Up politicians to act Now.
The War on Christianity: a 12-Step Survival Guide by Belle Zebub
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Robert Cettl. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Ethics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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.
CDR: Government by M.T. Bass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: 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.
Quatre priorités pour 2012 (3) by Lundi
You set the price! Words: 2,020. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Comment sortir du nucléaire? Quelles sont les options, tant sur le plan énergétique que politique? Réponses argumentées à 4 objections pro-nucléaire: le nucléaire, c'est pas cher; le nucléaire, c'est l'indépendance énergétique de la France; le nucléaire, en France, c'est sûr, nous avons les meilleures normes de sécurité au monde; sans le nucléaire, on retourne à la bougie.
2011 Federal Debt Limit Extension Controversy: Official Reports, Potential Effects on Government Operations, Treasury Department Assessments and Possible Actions, Federal Debt Management by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,480. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The ongoing controversy in Washington over raising the federal debt limit is the subject of this comprehensive, ten chapter ebook which provides detailed and authoritative information on all aspects of federal debt management. Treasury officials believe that a failure by Congress to raise the debt limit would have catastrophic economic consequences
2011 Deficit Reduction Plans: The Moment of Truth, Final Report of National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, Speech by President Obama, House Republican Roadmap by Congressman Ryan by Progressive Management
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 78,490. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Three competing visions of deficit reduction are presented in this compilation: the report The Moment of Truth, Final Report of National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform; the April 13 speech by President Barack Obama on fiscal policy; and the House Republican Roadmap for America's Future, written by Congressman Paul Ryan, Ranking Member of the Committee on the Budget.
الهزيمة والأمل: مشروع التحرر وقاع الثورة في ليبيا by e-kutub Ltd British Company
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 47,140. Language: Arabic. Published: April 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
كتاب يقدم كشف حساب هو الأول من نوعة لسلطة 42 عاما من القهر والفساد الاستبداد في ظل سلطة العقيد معمر القذافي. الكتاب صدر قبل أشهر من أندلاع الانتفاضة ضد نظام العقيد، وكان بذلك عملا رائدا.
Promoting Democracy for Creating a Better and Peaceful World: Regional, National and Local Perspectives by Global Policy
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This edited volume describes various impediments to democracy at the regional, national and local level, and offers ideas for successfully promoting democracy to achieve the fundamental goal of creating a better and peaceful world
A History of the Women Marines, 1946-1977 - Legislation, Korean War, Pepper Board, Snell Committee, Recruit and Officer Training, Uniforms, Promotions, Marriage, Motherhood, Husbands by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,990. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This informative illustrated history of women in the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) covers the period from 1946-1977.
The Other Side of Democracy by Adam Nader
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Once people hear about democracy, their minds directly think about beautiful and positive concepts like freedom, justice, and rights. Why don’t we consider the other side of democracy away from what mass media presents and how society shapes our minds. The following article highlights some of the weakness points of democracy.
America's Bid For Empire by James Constant
Series: Government, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Having delegated its legislative and war making powers to the wide discretion of federal judges and the president, Congress has kept Americans uninformed about the objectives and hard choices necessary for meeting the terrorist threat.
Civilization's Drying Cradle: Water Politics in the Tigris-Euphrates River Basin - Water Supplies and Conflicts, Desalination, Dams, Hydroelectric Plants, Drought Impacting Turkey, Syria, Iraq by Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology
This paper details the nature of water shortages in the Tigris and Euphrates basin, discusses relationships between upstream-downstream riparian states, analyzes whether international water laws are sufficiently developed to influence Turkey, Syria, and Iraq toward a long-term solution, and explains the importance of a U.S. role.
Obvious Or Oblivious - How Ignorance, Ideology, & Greed Are Destroying Our Political Process by Chris Greenwood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,370. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
You don't have to follow politics to know we have some serious issues in this nation right now. But why does it seem like we can't agree on how to fix them, or even get anything done? Obvious Or Oblivious addresses these questions and more. A challenging look at politics and the responsibility of every citizen to contribute to the solution.
Love Letters to the Home Office by Love Letters to the Home Office
Price: $6.70 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
The 2012 Family Immigration Law breaches our human rights under Article 8 of the European Union Convention on Human Rights. In the face of this violation, extraordinary people in the UK and across the globe are doing everything they can to keep their love alive across borders, mountains and oceans. They show a belief in love that demonstrates what it is to be human. Here are some of their stories.
The Sassenach’s Escape Manual - A (Mostly) Impartial Guide to Scottish Identity & Independence by Lee Rotherham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
So, you’re trying to explain to a Sassenach the issues around Scottish Independence and Devolution. Or you’re an Englishman stuck in a pub in Glasgow faced by irate locals. Will Scotland remain a member of the EU? What currency will you spend in Scottish shops? What will happen to cross border trade between England and Scotland? What if the Shetlands want to rejoin Norway?