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The Other Side of Democracy
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.
A New World: Unconditional Love for Humanity
You set the price! Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
"The one who has conquered himself is a far greater hero than he who has defeated a thousand times a thousand men." - Buddha. A New World suggests to the reader that the creation of a better way of living is not only possible but is occurring now. New rules are being established and accepted for human action and behavior that corresponds only to the heart, spirit and reality of unconditional love.
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Australians know how to engage in activism. When the Australian prime minister would not apologize to Aborigine peoples because of the removal of Aboriginal children from their homes, 250,000 people in Sydney walked on the Sydney Harbour bridge on May 28, 2000, and a plane above the bridge skywrote the word “Sorry.”
Defense Security Service (DSS) Glossary of Security Terms, Definitions, and Acronyms
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,930. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This is an up-to-date and comprehensive glossary of important security terms from the Defense Security Service's Center for Development of Security Excellence.
Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: 2011 U.S. Coast Guard Report of the Investigation into the Explosion, Fire, and Sinking aboard the Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit (April 20, 2010)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,560. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This long-awaited report by the U.S. Coast Guard provides authoritative, official findings on the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the explosion, fire, sinking and loss of eleven crew members aboard the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010.
99.5% of Americans Wake Up
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.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Mongolia's Peacekeeping Commitment - Training, Deployment, and Evolution of Field Information Capabilities - Iraqi Freedom, Afghan Army Training
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Military
Mongolia's military peacekeeping experience is a recent and remarkable development, having only begun in 2002 when the State Great Hural passed a law establishing the legal framework for participation in international peace operations. This Mongolian capability, while nascent, exists at a time when the international need has never been greater and is likely to continue unabated.
CIA Sherman Kent Center for Intelligence Analysis Papers - Practice of Analytic Tradecraft in the Directorate of Intelligence, Transnational Threats, Profession of Intelligence Analysis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This publication of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is intended to help the Kent Center fulfill its mission of promoting the practice of analytic tradecraft in the Directorate of Intelligence, and of furthering a greater understanding of intelligence analysis in the wider communities in which it is practiced, studied, or taught.
The Demise of Osama bin Laden (Usama Bin Ladin, UBL): U.S. Assault in Abbottabad, Pakistan to Kill the al Qaeda Leader, Intelligence, Implications for the Future, Legal and Military Considerations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,970. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique ebook provides the complete story of the killing of Osama bin Laden by U.S. forces at a compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan as described by American government officials with briefings by Defense Department intelligence officials and an important background paper on implications and considerations regarding the death of bin Laden and its effect on the future of al Qaeda.
The Staite of Britain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A controversial and outspoken critique of the world of British politics by a key political insider.
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, The Speakership Battles
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.
Taming the Bureaucrat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 176,740. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Taming the Bureaucrat" begins with one physician's curiosity about the increasing bureaucratization of medicine and concludes that bureaucratic systems cast a wide shadow over virtually all aspects of modern society - the legal system, government agencies, religious bodies, financial institutions, military organizations, etc.
Fail: The Collpase of Reason in Gun Control
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Fail: The Collapse of Reason in Gun Control is a look at the evidence available concerning guns and crime. Every attempt is made to present evidence in a straightforward, unbiased manner so that the actual relationship between gun ownership and crime can be explored.
Strategic Culture and Strategic Studies: An Alternative Framework for Assessing al-Qaeda and the Global Jihad Movement - Osama bin Laden, AQAM, Sudan, Irregular Warfare, Islamic Terrorism
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
More than a decade after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States by al-Qaeda and a year after the death of Osama bin Laden, this unique text offers an innovative analysis of that organization's strategic culture.
Justice pour la Palestine !
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: French. Published: May 2, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Stéphane Hessel, Leïla Shahid, Noam Chomsky, John Dugard, Breyten Breytenbach, Jean Ziegler, Ken Loach, Angela Davis, Roger Waters, Desmond Tutu… une même conviction les réunit : la paix au Proche Orient par l’application du droit international. C’est là tout le sens de la création du Tribunal Russell sur la Palestine.
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
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.
Once Upon A Revelation: About Islam
Price: Free! Words: 73,600. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Become an Islamaknowbe by reading this book. This is a new book analyzing the complete book of Revelation. It was written to explain events of today; specifically as a warning about the beastly danger of rising Islam. That’s what Revelation is all about. Read it and you will completely understand the words and warning of Revelation. You will become an Islama’know’be, a powerful weapon.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Developing and Managing Volunteers (IS-244.a) - VOADs, NGOs, Case Studies, Interviews, Evaluations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) offers training in identifying volunteer resources and recruiting, assigning, training, supervising, evaluating, and motivating volunteers. The course also focuses on coordinating with Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOADs) and NGOs.
Leap of Faith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,640. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A unique angle on the true story of the Kalmazoo River oil spill, featuring an aftwerword by Patrick D. Daniel, President and CEO, Enbridge Inc.
Speak up, Speak out and be Heard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,850. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This is a book about conflict, about change. It is not about making you angry, but about channeling your anger, your drive for a better world. This book provides the tools to plan and organize protests, to create change, and to help bring about the world you want to live in. This e-book also includes bonus chapters discussing the Patriot act, and how you can help the Occupy movement.