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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.
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.
Espionage Agency Mossad and Eichmann Drama
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Price: Free! Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This first book in the series, ‘modern espionage’ dwells upon the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad (short for “Ha Mossad le Modi”, meaning institute for intelligence and special operations), its objectives and activities with a detailed account of Eichmann’s capture from Argentina by Mossad agents for trial in Israel
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?
Un coup de pouce ou une aumône : des suggestions pour améliorer le programme canadien de péréquation
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Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: Canadian French. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The French edition of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation's popular e-book on the Canadian equalization program.
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!
Introduction to Dumb-Ass Theory
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Price: Free! Words: 47,790. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book is intended in general for newbies with little or no knowledge of recent scholarship in Dumb-Ass Theory and specifically for those unfamiliar with the foundational work of Hunza, Kopecki and Taylor, hereafter HKP. Even neophytes who have yet to encounter the epitomes of HKP from Lawrence and Kirokota will profit from the exhaustive introductory survey which my book provides.
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.
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.
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.
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 Great Cloud of Witnesses: The Catholic Church's Experience in the Holy Land
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Price: Free! Words: 82,010. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
A compilation of the Catholic Church's experience in the Holy Land in its' own words. Assembled here for the first time in one place, is a series of official Church statements, documents, articles, and interviews collected from over a seventy year time span. It is the uncensored, authentic voice of the Church in the Holy Land and it continues to faithfully call out to us.
ISIS: The New Power
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Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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This e book is an attempt to understand ISIS and the Islamic Movements.
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.
99 Obama Blogs
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Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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Sadly for the world, his words came true. On November 21, 2007, Barack Obama said, “I truly believe that the day I'm inaugurated, not only the country looks at itself differently, but the world looks at America differently. If I'm reaching out to the Muslim world they understand that I've lived in a Muslim country and I may be a Christian, but I also understand their point of view.”
The Story of Mission272+
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Price: Free! Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This is the story of how Narendra Modi’s speech-making, spanning more than 100 speeches (with a marathon 75 plus public rallies (including the Assembly election 2013 campaign and 20 plus town-hall events) shook up the Indian political landscape in little over 15 months.
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.
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
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.
How the Government Might Have Telepathic Technology
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Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Lots of schizophrenics think people are talking to them telepathically. This book describes one way it could be real!