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Villaggio Fire: A Tragedy Silenced
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Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: American English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
As images spread across the world - of thick smoke billowing from the mall, of firefighters looking confused and unprepared, of parents breaking down in tears of grief, of lifeless children being pulled from the roof - the question on everyone’s lips was, “why?” "Villaggio Fire: A Tragedy Silenced" offers an in-depth look into one of Qatar's worst tragedies in recent memory.
Israelis and Palestinians Both Like Food
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Immediex Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A look at the Israeli–Palestinian conflict.
Amoral Science Brainless Religion---two World Views
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Religion is in no position to question the results of scientific inquiry unless it obtains contrary results using scientific methodology---and looks foolish when it tries. And scientists look foolish when they make assertions about religious experiences and beliefs. Science by definition cannot study, and therefore cannot comment on questions of reality beyond what is available to the senses.
The Retirement Crisis
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Price: Free! Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions
Every day for the next twenty years, 10,000 baby boomers will retire. Most of them have not saved enough to support themselves, so they will depend on governments that are in even worse financial shape. The Retirement Crisis details how bad the problem is, and how we may resolve it.
My Way or the Highway: The True Story or Richard Mourdock’s Job Killing Quest Against the American Automotive Industry and How it Launched a TEA Party Hero
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Price: Free! Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book tells the story of a man who put the livelihoods of millions of Americans at risk. This book is not a case not against Richard Mourdock the man, but the motives and judgment that render him unfit for office.
Thanks, To A Nam Vet
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Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
A self-appointed committee of one sends a heartfelt, “Thanks, hero,” to the too-often negelected heros who protected our country and the world during the War in Viet Nam. Please accept this very belated, "Thank you."
The Doomsday Brigade
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Series: Adventures in Journalism, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
During the summer of 1981, fears of Armageddon swept across the land as people organized for the complete breakdown of society.
How to Teach Children to be Sex Offenders
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Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
This small book outlines steps parents can take to teach children how to be sex offenders. It's easy. This part is satire. Next I discuss what parents and a concerned public can do to prevent children from becoming sex offenders. Prevention is hard. People must really want to do it. Apparently, not enough of us do. So, we will keep on raising children to be sex offenders. Is that what we want?
The Wealth of the People: The Wealth of the Market
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Series: The Wealth of the People, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This is the third book of the "Wealth of the People" series. The series is an inquiry about the requirements for the production of wealth in a society. This book is about the wealth of the market. The economic conclusion of this book is that a free market is necessary for the wealth production process to continue.
Directory of Political Talk Radio Shows
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Price: $25.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The Politics ebook includes show theme, guest criteria, title of show, name of host, email, phone (optional), website, best method of contact, and where aired. Covered are current events, conservatism, Christian conservatism, liberalism, Libertarianism, government, pop culture, U.S. Constitution, Tea Party movement, democracy, immigration issues, women's issues, religion, the military and labor.
Military Related Essays
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Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Because so few people have military experience, I have this overwhelming desire to give insight (whether they want it or not) into military thinking. Critical thinking I might add. Only 1%of our population serves in the military. The military belongs to the country. Unfortunately, the military often becomes a subculture, little understood. I am dedicated to helping that not happen.
Monkeys and Political Leaders – The Seven Rules to Every Human-Simian Society
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Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
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After I moved to the northern jungles of Malaysia, I watched, observed, and studied from the safety of my window a troop of long-tail macaque monkeys in their natural habitat.
Warriors, Peacemakers and the Embarrassing Question of Love: A Peacenik's Memoir of the 1991 Gulf War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2010 by New Paradigm Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Of this I was certain: To meet the violent hysteria of war with an equally hysterical peace movement could only create an irreconcilable "Us-Them" situation. As with the war, there would have to be winners and losers. But to meet a hysterical world with an open heart might bring a lasting peace, an "Us-Us" situation in which everybody won. And to be so idealistic, so Utopian, was embarrassing...
A Generation in Transition: Religion, Values, and Politics among College-Age Millennials
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Price: Free! Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Step into the future with Public Religion Research Institute's 2012 Millennial Values Survey. Find out what college-age Americans have to say about the most pressing issues facing the nation today and learn about the number of Millennials who are leaving their childhood religions. Here young Millennials weigh in on the country's moral, social, and economic agendas as well as the 2012 election.
开枪还是不开枪 中国与东欧的后极权主义 (To Shoot or Not To Shoot)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 200. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
为什么东欧的共产主义政权垮台了,而中国的共产党政权却能延续至今?为什么有的掌权者可以毫不犹豫地向抗议者开枪,有的却手足无措?埃尔朗根-纽伦堡大学政治系教授Mark R. Thompson给出了更系统化的答案。
La jeunesse n'est plus ce qu'elle était .... tant mieux !
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Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: French. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
49 % des Français ont une image négative de la jeunesse. De nombreux préjugés se sont ainsi développés finissant par poser un véritable problème politique. En 2012, la droite a rendez-vous avec la jeunesse. Elle ne doit pas le rater.
Environmentalism Not About the Earth But About Control
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
An examination of the worldviews behind the efforts to safegaurd the planet
Committed to Availability, Conflicted about Morality: What the Millennial Generation Tells Us about the Future of the Abortion Debate and the Culture Wars
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Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Move beyond the rhetoric and into the heart of one of the most contentious social questions facing America today. This 2011 survey from Public Religion Research Institute explores the nation's conflicted views on abortion, discovering that majorities of Americans simultaneously believe that abortion should be legal and accessible, but also think it is immoral.
Working Undercover
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Price: Free! Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
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Working Undercover is a true short story about a DEA agent going undercover in New Orleans in 1992 to buy five kilograms of cocaine.
...And the Souls Cried Out: Remembering the Victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Tragedy
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Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This book is dedicated in remembrance of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy as well as their parents.