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Charlie Hebdo: The Global View
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When the Charlie Hebdo killings happened in Paris in early 2015, attention swivelled to the way that terror and accusation are being used to try and stifle debate. But these are discussions that are not only being held in France. Here writers around the world including Ariel Dorfman and David Edgar write on ways that journalists and artists have been threatened over the years
The Emerging Global Cyber War
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Are states committing acts of war without thinking of them as such? This book provides a broad overview of cyber-warfare and shows how states are engaging in unregulated, unrestrained cyber-warfare. Existing laws of war are inadequate to cover cyber-attacks. How long can this continue before states escalate from a cyber-attack to a conventional attack?
Mitt Romney: The King of Bain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
As the Republican Party tacts sharply towards the absurd, their candidates have swung towards the fences of self-caricature. Here's Mitt Romney, gazing into the mirror seeing his reflection first as the King of Bain and then as Prez ... Written by one of Romney's Harvard classmates, this book has a light touch but serious bite revealing much about the Mitt Romney that few people know.
Après le capitalisme (2)
You set the price! Words: 1,390. Language: French. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Après le scénario de la « primauté de la force », pourquoi celui de la « primauté de la religion » nous parait-il de nature à le concurrencer ? Quels sont les prémices de cette évolution ? Allons-nous vers une civilisation où « le sabre et le goupillon » se taillent la part du lion ?
EPN Hipnotizador Colectivo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Todos los medios masivos de manipulación, como lo son televisa, tv azteca, y la radio nacional, hicieron un pacto con el PRI y su candidato EPN para imponerlo en gobierno de México en estas elecciones de julio del año 2012.
Australian Politics – the GST Solution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Social and political commentator, Skye Blue, looks at an innovative solution to the GST issue in Australian politics.Do we have a revenue problem, or a spending problem? Who should decide what the GST rate is? Perhaps you should decide? Join Skye in this unique article about the GST.
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, Texas Roots/California Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: July 12, 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.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Mission Assignment Overview (IS-288) - Disaster Declaration Process, Types of Mission Assignments
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,310. 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) introduces key Mission Assignment (MA) concepts and provides knowledge needed to carry out MA processing responsibilities.
9/11/2001 Why? Could it happen again?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Who should read this book? America, are you really ready for the truth? Every single American that has ever wanted to know the truth about why 9/11/2001 was allowed to touch our shores will find the answers herein. In this book you will see and know why God allowed this horrific tragedy to occur.
Blue Notes, Red State (Volume 1)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Sandye M Roberts Arthur L Jones III. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
"Blue Notes, Red State" is an ebook comprised of selected, previously published pieces from Arthur L. Jones, III - Democratic Op-Ed Columnist for the Thomasville Times-Enterprise.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Protecting Your Home or Small Business From Disaster (IS-394.a) - Natural Disasters, Water and Wind Damage, Wildfires, Earthquake Damage, Success Stories
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This non-technical FEMA independent training course manual provides an overview of natural disasters and how protective measures can prevent damage and losses.
2012 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Iran, Nuclear Weapons, Terrorism, al-Qaida, Jihad, Homegrown Terror, WMD, North Korea, Cyber Threat, Taliban, Afghanistan, Arab Spring
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2012 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on January 31st. In the published report, Clapper provides a thorough review of the status of possible threats from a wide variety of nations and terror groups.
The Social Contract
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
By what authority does your government govern you? Do they have your explicit consent? Did they ask for your permission? And why is it that our paid employees, the politicians, tell us what the rules are? Don't we own and pay for the government to exist? For hundreds of years people have explored the relationship between government and the People - here is a new look at this critical issue.
A Staple in the Granola
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Jorge goes on another adventure which will introduce him to the inefficient legal system in Mexico. Live through real life events of a simple conflict taken to the civil courts. Meet up close and personal the haughtiness, discrimination, and lobbying of the rich in Mexico, also known as the Bourgeoisie class.
2011 Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Report: Reforming America's Housing Finance Market and Fixing the Mortgage Market, Winding Down the GSEs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate
On February 11, 2011, the Obama Administration delivered a report to Congress that provides a path forward for reforming America’s housing finance market. The Administration’s plan will wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and shrink the government's current footprint in housing finance on a responsible timeline.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #4 Firefighting (IS-804) - NRF, Forest Service, Hotshot Crews, Wildland Fires, Structural Fires, National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: July 16, 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) provides an introduction to Emergency Support Function (ESF) #4- Firefighting.
A Most Un-Islamic Islamic State
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Rituals & Practice
The Islamic State, the so-called caliphate straddling Syria and Iraq, is renowned for its barbarism and cruelty, yet claims that it conforms to the Laws of Islam in everything it does. Nothing could be further from the truth. This brief book explains in simple clear language the basics of Islam and how the Islamic State is breaking all the rules it pretends to hold dear.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Workplace Security Awareness (IS-906) - Access Control, ID Badges, Scenarios and Procedures, Bomb Threat Checklist, Identity Theft
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: July 16, 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) presents information on how employees can contribute to your organization's security.
The Intra-Arab War for Oil : 1950-1970
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay explains the oil war between Egypt and Saudi Arabia in the 1950s and 1960s
Back to Boston Harbor: Defend our Country, Faith, and Family
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
In these troubled times, Americans must show the strength and courage of the founders to stand behind their most precious convictions.