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Understanding Caucuses and Primaries
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Series: Simply Put: Civics Lessons. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Every four years citizens of the United States go to the polling places in November to cast their vote for the next President of the United States. But few realize all that has gone in to the selection of one or both of the main candidates on the ballot. This little book will help explain primaries, caucuses, open vs. closed, pledged vs. unpledged, and more.
Reality Today Forum: The Best of 2012
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014 by Justice Gray. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Quality control
These articles are our editors’ picks, or favorites, from 2012 issues. Reality Today Forum is a new e-magazine that launched in October 2011. To read more, go to www.realityfodayforum.com for the latest issue online. 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.
King Obama: America's Greatest Danger
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,000. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Who is Barack Obama? Who really knows? He refuses to release critical information Americans need to understand who is really is. What are his ultimate plans for America? Who knows? He refuses to say. His only actions are to destroy the economic base of America and to appoint Islamic and Socialist radicals into critical leadership positions.
Who Do I Call My Countryman?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,570. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
In 1994, an estimated 80,000 Cubans and Haitians attempted a mass migration to the United States across the Caribbean. They were taken to the US Navy base at Guantanamo, Cuba, where the US military conducted a humanitarian mission code-named Operation Sea Signal. The stories from this mission raise larger questions of how people come to America and how they might behave once they have immigrated.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to Residential Coastal Construction (IS-386) - Beach Nourishment and Replenishment, Flood and Wind, Codes and Siting, Wildfires, Tsunami and Hurricane
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. 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) will introduce you to basic information about residential coastal construction. This manual identifies best practices for improving the quality of construction and reducing the economic losses associated with coastal disasters.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: The Professional in Emergency Management (IS-513) - FEMA Organization and History, Disaster Assistance, Mitigation, Exercises, USFA
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,520. 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 extensive information on emergency management.
2011 Al Qaeda and Affiliates: Historical Perspective, Global Presence, and Implications for U.S. Policy - Congressional Research Service Report
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This important CRS report on Al Qaeda and its affiliates deals with historical perspectives, global presence, and implications for U.S. policy. There is extensive coverage of al Qaeda in the Arabian peninsula (AQAP), North Africa/Sahel: Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), East Africa, Somalia, Al Qaeda and Radical Islamist Extremists in Southeast Asia, and more.
Obama's Greatest First-Term Successes
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
President Barack Obama's most important successes are explored and discussed. This review of his major achievements explains why his historic first-term was one of the most significant of the modern era. Topics include President Obama's landmark healthcare reform, the killing of Osama bin Laden, the rescue of the American automobile industry and many more.
Influence Of Psychophysiological Specifics Of A Leader On The Style Of Political Decision-Making
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Price: Free! Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by HPA Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Humanity is accustomed to feeling mature; despite the fact that compared to geomorphological age it is far from it, to put it mildly. Based on this comparison, we can conclude that we are still in childhood state. Maybe to some extent it is due to this that the current level of sensible activity of a human is not free from many natural laws, which often get ignored by theories of knowledge.
Bosnia and Herzegovina in Perspective - Orientation Guide and Cultural Orientation: Geography, History, Economy, Society, Military, Religion, Serbs and Croats, Sarajevo, Tuzla, Zenica, Mostar
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
These two unique guides produced by the Department of Defense provide comprehensive information about all aspects of life in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Losing the War: The Carnage and Despair of Mexico in 2010
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Written by a former police officer turned security consultant, Walter McKay's first-hand account of the bloody drug war that intensified to fever pitch in 2010 chronicles the media coverage throughout the year with a monthly tally of victims caught in the line of fire. 'Losing the War: The Carnage and Despair of Mexico in 2010'.
Politics 101: How To Win Your Political Seat
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Is there a local issue that has you hopping mad? Think you can do a better job than the people who represent you? Don’t just sit there - help fix the problem by running for office. Whether you’re seeking a political seat on your local school board, city council, commissioner’s board, as a state representative, state senator or a term as U.S. President -- running for office is a worthy endeavor.
The Right Wing Dictionary
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,890. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Ever notice that the political right wing seems to be speaking a different language from the rest of us? The Right Wing Dictionary takes you through definitions of words and terms as understood by the political Right with additional definitions for those who live in the real world. A humorous and satiric look at the language and world as filtered through the ideology of the political Right.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Introduction to the Interagency Security Committee (IS-890) - ISC History, Vulnerability Assessment of Federal Facilities, Security Levels
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: July 16, 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 overview of the history of the Interagency Security Committee (ISC), its mission and organization, and a basic outline of the ISC risk management process.
Journalists or Criminals? Attorney General Eric Holder's Testimony before the Committee and the Justice Department's National Security Leak Investigative Techniques
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This is the majority Republican staff report to Chairman Bob Goodlatte of the House Committee on the Judiciary issued on July 31, 2013 about the controversy over Attorney General Eric Holder's testimony.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Enhancing Combat Survivability of Existing Unmanned Aircraft Systems - Components, Warning Systems, Jammers, Decoys, Shortcomings (UAVs, Remotely Piloted Aircraft)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Combat survivability is the capability of UAS to avoid or withstand a man-made hostile environment. This report explored how to enhance the combat survivability of existing UAS. Potential survivability enhancement options: changes in tactics, improving the situation awareness of the operator, equipping with the capability to counter an incoming threat, improving payload performance, and more.
Black Male
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
White paper on the problems with victimless crimes including substance abuse and the attempts at resolution since 1957
Will The GOP Steal America's 2012 Election?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,560. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Will the Republicans steal the 2012 election, as they did in 2000 and 2004? Bob Fitrakis & Harvey Wasserman lay out the likelihood in full detail.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS): Comprehensive Planning and Training Strategy Needed to Support Growing Inventories, Greater Commonality and Efficiencies among Unmanned Aircraft Systems
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science
Two GAO reports about the military's unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) explore issues involving planning, training, and acquisition commonalities and efficiencies.
Department of Defense Reports on Military and Security Developments Involving the People's Republic of China 2006 through 2010: People’s Liberation Army (PLA), Communist Party, Weapons, Tactics
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Five important DOD reports from 2006 through 2010 provide extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. The reports on military and security developments involving the People’s Republic of China address the current and probable future course of military-technological development of the People’s Liberation Army and Chinese security strategy.