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The Other Side of Democracy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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.
Pretending Democracy
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Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 160,160. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Can a state be both democratic and ethnically self-defined? Pretending democracy: Israel, an ethnocratic state unpacks this issue by using Israel as a case study. Based on papers presented at AMEC’s 2010 conference themed ‘Locating ethnic states in a cosmopolitan world: The case of Israel’, the book interrogates concepts such as ‘cosmopolitanism’, ‘nationalism’, ‘ethnocracy’ and ‘citizenship’.
Reality Today Forum 2012
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,580. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by Justice Gray. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Did you miss some issues in 2012? Here are the articles that were published on www.realitytodayforum.com in 2012. Reality Today Forum is an e-magazine for the growing number of people who wish to get their opinion out there to make a difference in our ever-changing world.
Love Letters to the Home Office
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Price: $6.70 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Operations (FM 34-1) Combat Operations, Information Warfare (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, the Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Operations Field Manual (FM 34-1) covers the operations of electronic warfare.
Turkey and the Arab Spring: Leadership in the Middle East
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 164,640. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Turkey, after a remarkable decade of change, has faced the challenges of the Middle East’s recent turmoil, mass movements and democratic setbacks to create a dynamic new foreign policy that will shape its role in Middle East leadership for years to come.
One Man's Opinion: Thoughts on the Current State of African-American Culture
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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Author Charles Story encourages African-Americans to engage in meaningful dialogue with each other about each other. One Man’s Opinion is a conversation with readers addressing critical issues within African American culture, including education, health, business, religion and family. He challenges readers to then move beyond talk and into action and suggests concrete ideas for next steps.
Give Me Two Days
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Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
While history and time still work to fully comprehend and evaluate Operation Iraqi Freedom, it is certain that the impact of this war goes beyond battlefields and budget allocations. It has personally touched an entire generation. For every soldier that deployed to Iraq, there is a story. This is one. It profiles and Iraqi businessman, an Army supply officer, and a quest for gravel.
Arms Control and European Security: Major Essays on the Conventional Forces in Europe (CFE) Treaty, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Nagorno-Karabakh, Afghanistan
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,320. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
While much attention is always given to issues of strategic and nuclear arms control, the conventional arms control agenda remains something of a stepchild. Nonetheless, in regards to European security, conventional arms control issues are of the utmost significance.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Breaking The Disaster Cycle: Future Directions in Natural Hazard Mitigation - History of Disaster Policy, Mitigation, Ethics, Studies, Plans
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides comprehensive information on disaster mitigation policy and techniques.
2013 China Military and Security Report: People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Attacks on American Military, Technology, People's Republic of China Force Modernization, Taiwan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,400. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This important DOD report from May 2013 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2013 report, this unique ebook compilation includes seven other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2012.
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.
Bathroom Etiquette and Other Political Strategy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Humorist J.S. Williams takes another swing at the collective chin of the American Political System. Do bathroom habits and politics go together? Absolutely. Where do you think political strategy was invented? On the can, that's where. Tag along as Williams takes you down the lewdest, most irreverent path of self-righteousness to ever darken the door of Capital Hill.
Africa Ahead
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,930. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Africa Ahead examines the situation of Africa and people of African origin around the world, for example, African-Americans in USA. It laments their generally low and poor status around the world, and analyses the causes. It goes on to provide solutions that, if implemented, will deliver Africans around the world to a better status and standard of living.
Pocket Book of Freedom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A compilation of the finest speechs by leading Euro-Sceptic and erstwhile “Maastricht Rebel” Christopher Gill. Most people accept the importance of living in a land where the ‘rule of law’ is upheld but beyond that, who cares ?
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Hazard Mitigation (IS-393.a) - Flood, Earthquake, Tornado, Hurricane, Wildfire, Critical Facilities Protection, Community Programs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,530. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction for those who are new to emergency management and/or hazard mitigation.
From the Mind to the Feet: Assessing the Perception-to-Intent-to-Action Dynamic - Adversary and Enemy Intent, Gauging Intent, Decisionmaking, Motive, Neuroscience, Proliferators, Deterrence
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
From the Mind to the Feet: Assessing the Perception-to-Intent-to-Action Dynamic is an interagency, multidisciplinary collection of 12 essays addressing operational and academic perspectives on the elusive concept of an adversary's "intent"—its indicators and relation to behavior.
Orienting Our Sights on the Future: Opportunities and Challenges of the Arab Revolts
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,180. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The uprisings and ensuing political changes taking place throughout the Middle East and North Africa are reshaping the political and social landscape of the region.
The Indonesian Army from Revolusi to Reformasi - Volume 2: Soeharto and the New Order
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 273,590. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Vol 2 covers the assassination of army leaders, the communist massacre, General Soeharto's rise to power and consolidation of the New Order regime, the East Timor occupation, separatist insurgencies in Aceh and Papua, Soeharto's turn toward Islam and cynical efforts to preserve power during the late-1990s – setting the stage for the May 1998 riots and Soeharto's resignation – the subject of Vol 3.
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.