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Rally! A President's Obsession: Chronicling the secret government takeover of equity markets: to win elections and disguise economic decline
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You set the price! Words: 56,810. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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Since the Financial Crisis and Recession politicians have been fearful of a double-dip but more so of a return of financial crisis. Trillions of U.S. dollars has been spent to bring the economy back and markets up, but when it all came crashing down in 2011, somehow markets rallied and continue to rally, but why? The answer is simple: the government took control.
De l'utilité de la Bourse
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You set the price! Words: 820. Language: French. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
En matière boursière, la comédie de la « catastrophe que l’on évite de justesse » sonne de plus en plus faux et évite de s'interroger sur l'utilité réelle de la Bourse? À quoi sert-elle ? Faut-il la réformer ? Dans l'affirmative, comment ? La « méthode de Luther » s'applique-t-elle à cette problématique ?
Twenty-One Songs for Zion
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You set the price! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Poems of longing for Israel and Jerusalem. What were once the songs of the Zionists of the Middle Ages, of the Babylonian exile, and of the Roman catastrophe, are now the songs of a 21st century American girl. "My heart is in the East, and I am at the ends of the West." Any money I earn off of this will go directly to the One Family Fund for terror victims.
Democratic Socialist Ideas in Buddha Dharma
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You set the price! Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Democratic Socialism in Buddha Dharma is a text and Sutra all in one. Buddha-Guatama Siddartha,canbe consider one of the world first Democatic Socialist thinkers, and yet in consistency, even into the WON Buddhist sect it is proven that Democratic Socialism is the answer.
Euthanasia: The Good Death
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Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
An individual's choice to end his or her own life, is at once the most personal decision, and should not be in the control of anyone other than the person considering self-termination. Human beings have the right to end their own suffering, if that suffering will ultimately end in death, or else be prolonged, and without any hope of quality of life.
Do Americans Believe Capitalism and Government are Working?: Religious Left, Religious Right and the Future of the Economic Debate
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Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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Greed, lack of equal opportunity, poverty and lasting inequality are the reasons more than 4-in-10 (42 percent) Americans say capitalism is not working well, a major new national survey finds. The survey, which explores Americans’ views on faith, values and the economy, also finds that only the oldest Americans believe they are better off than their parents’ generation.
Give Me Two Days
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Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
While history and time still work to fully comprehend and evaluate Operation Iraqi Freedom, it is certain that the impact of this war goes beyond battlefields and budget allocations. It has personally touched an entire generation. For every soldier that deployed to Iraq, there is a story. This is one. It profiles and Iraqi businessman, an Army supply officer, and a quest for gravel.
America's War on Islam, and Everything and Everyone Else, Including Americans.
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Price: Free! Words: 36,490. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This work cuts through the usual spin that America bombards its citizens with when trying to explain its actions, both in the world community, and at home. It also offers a critical view of how Americans find it possible to blindly support their nation in its wars on everyone else.
The End Is Not Near: How the Culture of Fear Has Corrupted Democracy, Built an Empire, and Eroded Our Intellectual Life
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Price: Free! Words: 105,070. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
"The End Is Not Near" explores the complicated world of the culture of fear and its origins in Christian prophetic traditions. "The End Is Not Near" also explores how we can mitigate this culture. In a nutshell, we need a renewed faith in our science-based liberal capitalist system, which has given us so much over the last century. However, this also means letting go of the distant past.
Denied 3 Times
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Price: Free! Words: 24,410. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Is there now a new war on Christians?Three times Peter denied knowing Jesus when Roman soldiers came to arrest Jesus. He was fearful for his life and didn’t want to be known as one of Jesus’s followers. Even after Jesus told Peter he would deny him three times before the rooster crowed, Peter weakened. Modern-day Christians will face that same question. How will they answer; will they deny God?
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
Le « mal américain »
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You set the price! Words: 630. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Qu’Obama aboutisse ou non à un accord avec les Républicains, cela ne changera pas grand’ chose à la perspective à long terme des États-Unis, celle d’une faillite programmée. Comment les États-Unis en sont-ils arrivés là ? Le « mal américain » peut-il frapper la France ? Sarkozy y a-t-il concouru ?
Contender: The Justin Trudeau Story
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Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Is Justin Trudeau the saviour of the Liberal Party of Canada? Will he one day be prime minister? As the son of one of Canada’s most popular leaders, Trudeau was never far from the political spotlight, but in recent years the MP for Papineau has sought it out. Now he’s running to take charge of the party his father once led.
Quatre priorités pour 2012 (3)
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You set the price! Words: 2,020. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Comment sortir du nucléaire? Quelles sont les options, tant sur le plan énergétique que politique? Réponses argumentées à 4 objections pro-nucléaire: le nucléaire, c'est pas cher; le nucléaire, c'est l'indépendance énergétique de la France; le nucléaire, en France, c'est sûr, nous avons les meilleures normes de sécurité au monde; sans le nucléaire, on retourne à la bougie.
Bilan 2011, perspectives 2012
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You set the price! Words: 1,420. Language: French. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Les prévisions que nous avions dressées en janvier 2011 se sont-elles avérées justes ? Et quelles sont nos perspectives pour 2012 ? Accélération de la vitesse d'évolution de notre civilisation, effondrement du dollar, crise chinoise, accroissement de la puissance et du rôle des très grandes entreprises : autant de « facteurs-clés » que nous analysons.
Quatre priorités pour 2012 (4)
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You set the price! Words: 2,090. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Troisième priorité pour 2012 : redistribuer la richesse entre les individus. Pourquoi ? Comment ? Et quel est, en définitive, le principal obstacle ?
Recycled Thoughts
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Price: Free! Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
Just how Green is Green? Recycled Thoughts will change your views on current environmental challenges. It’s time for change.
Les chênes qu'on abat
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You set the price! Words: 970. Language: French. Published: April 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Comme Philippe II d'Espagne fit abattre la forêt espagnole pour bâtir ses rêves de grandeur, quelles forêts abattent aujourd'hui nos dirigeants pour poursuivre leurs chimères ? Pourquoi la notion de prospective a-t-elle disparu du discours et de l'action politiques, lesquels ne sont plus tournés que vers le court terme ? Quelles conséquences pour le monde de demain ?
D’Hiroshima à Ispahan
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You set the price! Words: 880. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
En 1945, l'objectif de Truman en larguant des bombes nucléaires sur Hiroshima et Nagasaki était avant tout d'impressionner Staline. Aujourd'hui, quel serait le véritable motif d'une possible intervention américano-israélienne en Iran ? Ne faut-il pas le chercher du côté de Pékin ?
Les biens du clergé
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You set the price! Words: 1,110. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
En 1789, Talleyrand propose de nationaliser les biens du clergé pour résoudre la « crise financière ». Et aujourd'hui, quelle démarche adopter face à une situation similaire ? En France, les biens du clergé du XXIe siècle sont constitués des fortunes, toutes supérieures à 100 millions d'euros, amassées par moins de 400 personnes. Comment les taxer ? Pourquoi les taxer ?