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Созерцание или уроки времени
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Price: Free! Words: 11,190. Language: Russian. Published: April 16, 2012 by L&L Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
«Уроки времени» ---- это магические путешествия и фантастические превращения. Возможность поговорить с самим собой о своём будущем и о будущем общества.
Möten med Internet Generationen
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Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,020. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest är att den unga generationen skiljer sig så enormt från tidigare generationer. Jag hade träffat dem vid flera tillfällen och jag har en son som föddes 1991 vars uppväxt jag följt på nära håll. Varför denna otroliga skillnad? Kunde det vara Internet, och i så fall, varför? Vad är det som gör att vi har en generation som har så hög empatiförmåga?
Diverse, Disillusioned, and Divided: Millennial Values and Voter Engagement in the 2012 Election
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Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
With nearly two-thirds of younger Millennials (age 18-24) registered to vote, college-age Americans are a significant voting bloc. As the second installment of a two-part study, Public Religion Research Institute’s new 2012 survey gives voice to their voting preferences and voter engagement, views of the current state of government, and perspectives on affirmative action programs.
God Bless America!
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Price: Free! Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013 by Jesse Olsen. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Thomas Jefferson declared his greatest regret was that when the Founding Fathers set up the United States government, they placed checks and balances on the Congress (the presidential veto) and on the president (Congress could over-ride his veto), but none were placed on the Supreme Court. They could do anything they wanted to. Let’s correct that now!
So, You Want to Run for Office? A Candidate's Cookbook to Running for Office In Grays Harbor County
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Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Written primarily for the first-time candidate, this free 'Candidate's Cookbook' guides you through the process of running for local office and discusses ingredients for success. The process is broken down into five, bite-sized, easily digestible chapters: The Basics, Add Water and Stir,15 Easy Steps to Launch Your Candidacy, What's Up With Social Media?, and Resources for your Campaign.
Transgender Marriage Rights in Texas
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Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
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From the author of SIGN IT INTO LAW and TO DIVIDE AND NOT CONQUER comes a previously unpublished essay considering the politics behind one of the most threatened civil rights in Texas. How long will the right for transgender people to marry last? Victoria Stoklasa presents three reasons why it might not last for very long.
Is It Ever Okay To Steal?
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Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Politics & Government
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Have you ever taken what’s not rightfully yours? We’ve all been told stealing is bad, but many continue to steal. Some make excuses for stealing. Some steal without knowing they’re stealing. Does that make it alright? When, if ever, is it okay to steal?
Turkey; a short history of the near future?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A two-page paper aimed at the well-informed everyman attempting to explain what, and how, Turkey's foreign policy objectives could be in the near future
Buckner Voting Method
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Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This is a proposal for a voting method like STV or Schulze, but better. Some criticisms are answered. Source code for a program that recognizes but doesn't decide between ties is included.
Introduction to Dumb-Ass Theory
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Price: Free! Words: 46,240. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book is intended for those readers who have little or no knowledge of recent scholarship in Dumb-Ass Theory, such as people who are unfamiliar with the foundational work of Hunza, Kopecki and Taylor, hereafter HKP. Even neophytes who have yet to study the fine epitomes of HKP from Lawrence and Kirokota will profit from the exhaustive survey which my book provides.
No More War
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is the text to a YouTube video that compares American foreign policy to Florida’s Stand Your Ground law: As the law gives an individual the right to kill a person he feels threatens him, we Americans believe we have the right to kill people in other nations that we feel threaten us. This belief, which has led us to support dictators and to start three wars, essentially legalizes war crimes.
A Call to Action
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Price: Free! Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The revised 2nd edition of a book published in 1984, that speaks of the gradual loss of individual freedom in the United States and outlines the possible means to regain those rights and liberties.
Happy Party Platform
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Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
As Happytarians, we seek a world of Happiness; a world in which all individuals own their lives, Government is compassionate, collaborative, and simple. We are the people, by the people, and for the people to own Happyness so help us God.
An Impulse to bring-off a "Remodeled India"
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Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A Monograph on "Politics and Economic Development".
Let Us Heed Good Advice
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Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: British English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
If you don’t support wisdom and peace initiatives DON’T READ THIS BOOK! The 4 March General Elections are here. We all want peace. No one wants a repeat of what happened in 2007/2008. Wrong choices will mean no development, poverty and endless exploitation. Do not allow moneybags to cheat you. Elect with your future in mind.
the Corporate Injustice march
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Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This is an opening for the upcoming book You Against Them. Within this short, two perspectives are viewed - the laborer and the Corporate World. The two divisions of society. Every quarter millions are and have become unemployed, yet the Corporate "job creators" report record profits, how is this fitting?
What's Wrong with America: The Real Patriot's Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Warning! This book is not for everyone. It contains strongly held opinions & discusses controversial topics such as the Vietnam War, SWAT teams, abortion, the Republican Party, the corruption in Washington, the NSA, the drone program, the criminal justice system, gun control, globalization, taxes on the wealthy, health care, and the racism, selfishness, greed, and arrogance in U.S. foreign policy.
The Economics of a Storm
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Series: Economics Simply Put. Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
What happens when a major storm barrels through an area? In addition to the tragedy of loss of life and loss of property that accompanies so many of these storms, we also see shortages and cries of price gauging. In this short work on the topic, Catherine lays out her argument for why price gauging is not evil, and that artificially maintaining low prices in a crisis situation is not virtuous.
Truth and Consequences
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Price: Free! Words: 17,950. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Jesse Olsen. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When we choose the path we will follow, we automatically choose the destination to which that path will most surely take us, if we stay on it long enough.
My God! What a Story!
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Price: Free! Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
It is my sincerest hope that one-day mankind will overcome the minor walls that governments and religions have built between us and realize that we are all basically the same. Instead of fighting and killing each other over petty insignificant differences, should we not try and celebrate them! Who knows, for the first time in two billion years the World could actually enjoy World Peace!