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Compound Interest: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Compound interest not conducive to economic growth and harmony in society. Proposes banks charge simple interest on loans, and be allowed to invest in entrepreneurial partnerships to supplement profits. This produces absolute wealth, more assets for society rather than redistribution.
চিলেকোঠায় আকাশ The Remote Sky
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 30,430. Language: Bengali. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
রেডিও টেলিভিশন তো আছেই, ইন্টারনেটে বসলেই এখন বাটন চেপে বিশ্বের একপ্রান্ত থেকে আরেক প্রান্তে ঘুরে আসা যায়। তথ্য আদান-প্রদান যতো সহজ হয়েছে, বাংলাদেশে আন্তর্জাতিক ভাবনা কি ততোটা ছড়িয়েছে? নাকি এখনো সেই কেন্দ্রমুখীই হয়ে আছে সবকিছু?
Private Bowe Bergdahl, Where Are You??
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Screenplays » War, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Bowe Bergdahl was absent from his post in Afghanistan and the resulting odyssey that occurred after his walk in the park or capture has made for interesting reading. Depending on where you read the article or who is writing, it is always high speculative and sometimes opinionated. In this story we present the facts as known at the time of writing and some after action reports from covert ops.
Il ritorno del Califfato: L'ISIS in Siria ed Iraq - Lo Stato islamico e lo sconvolgimento dell’ordine regionale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Il fenomeno inedito dello Stato islamico in Medio Oriente non finisce di far parlare di sé a causa della sua violenza, ma anche dell’inquietudine che genera nell’area mediorientale e sopratutto nell'Occidente.
The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,270. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Only half of the people vote and half of that bunch do not have a clue as to what they are doing. The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant, is a snarky look at the stupidity and ignorance found amongst the voting citizenry, the politicians they elect, and the professionals who report on their folly.
Citizenship An Introduction to Social Ethics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A detailed examination and homage to Milton Bennion’s exceptional treatise on social ethics and citizenship, first published in the early twentieth century, rewritten in part and edited in part by Gregory P. Hawkins, who makes the case that "Aspirational Ethics" should and may become the new mantra for the twenty-first century mind.
Mutawas: Saudi Arabia's Dreaded Religious Police
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
The mutawas, the dreaded religious police of Saudi Arabia, consider themselves the supreme guardians of public morality. They are keepers of their faith the way they see it. They have the backing of the Kingdom and they are watching you - everywhere, all the time. And, they are ruthless with anybody who does not conform to their concept of what is right and wrong.
The End of America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,140. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The decline and fall of America is thoroughly portrayed via articles from several hundred sources. Chapters 1-9 delineate a historical aspect with the second half showing the collapse of society and various possibilities to consider including suggestions for coping.
Saga Di Lui
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 133,490. Language: Italian. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Romanzo di formazione, 140mila parole, è stato scritto da un perfido giornalista professionista politicamente molto scorretto e maschilista. L'assurdo e tragico legame d'amicizia profonda fin dall'infanzia tra un assassino terrorista rosso e Lui, un poeta idealista perduto tra amori, sogni, ricerca di verità. Sullo sfondo, la corruzione in Italia e nel mondo alla fine del secolo scorso. Come oggi.
The Saturday Night Massacre: What Really Happened on October 20, 1973
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Fiction » Historical » USA
The nation watched in astonishment as the Watergate scandal dominated media headlines for 26 months, leading ultimately to the only resignation of an American chief executive since the founding of the United States, the world’s oldest Constitutional republic. The culminating climactic events of October 20, 1973 shattered the Nixon administration beyond repair.
How to Take Down a Government
You set the price! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Do you have a pesky government? It won’t mind its own business? It dips deeper into your paycheck each year? It is constantly getting into trouble behind your back? Look no further. How to Take Down a Government is a free and timeless publication to get you started.
The Piketty Task
Price: Free! Words: 12,930. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The main economic problems in 2015 are national debt and declining real incomes. Piketty’s theory of investment and growth is outlined before economic remedies are considered. These might include vigorous pursuit of tax avoidance by multinationals and restoration of the state’s role in public housing. The curious nature of money and ways of reducing national debt are considered.
A Terrible State
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Kathryn Nelson had enjoyed successful careers as a teacher and then as an international advisor, relishing her life and work in the Bulgarian capital, Sofia. Her world came crashing down around her when she was wrongly implicated in money laundering after the biggest bank robbery of the time, when robbers had walked out of the Northern Bank in Belfast with £26.5m in cash.
"Ground Zero"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"Ground Zero" is a third compilation of pieces written for The Sierra Star, The Yosemite Mountain Democrats, “My City” magazine and a few other publications that have seen fit to present my admittedly subjective commentaries on life in the early 21st Century. Things begin with a serendipitous visit back to Flint, Michigan in early October – then flash back.
State of Power 2015: An annual anthology on global power and resistance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
State of Power seeks to examine different dimensions of globalised power, unmasking the key holders of power and identifying sources of transformative counter-power. The essays cover an impressive breadth of themes, from corporate law to the dominance of the financial sector, from big mining to food speculation, to the struggles challenging power in Mexico, Mozambique, Italy and Greece.
La strategia del canguro - L'Australia tra l'alleato americano ed il partner cinese.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: Italian. Published: January 24, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
L'Australia oggi intende giocare un ruolo sempre più attivo come Potenza regionale inserita nella fondamentale area geopolitica del Pacifico asiatico.
How to Choose Political Leaders
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Is God interested in Politics? The answer is a resounding Yes. Is He interested in the kind of persons we should choose as our leaders? Another resounding Yes. But how do we know what His will is? Is there a guideline from His word, the scriptures? In this book, renowned Life Coach, Dr David Ogbueli, President of the Golden Heart Foundation, shows us they keys according to God's guidelines. Shalom
Politicians and Comedians Poke Fun at Politics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Politicians can be quite comical. Have you ever noticed when they start a speech it sounds like baloney and, when they are finished it is still baloney. I sometimes believe if a politician was telling the truth, they still wouldn’t be believable. This ebook isn’t intended to offend anyone, it is just meant to poke fun at politicians.
Revolutionary Discoveries of the 21st Century: The Key to the World’s Transfiguration in the Unified Science Book Series
Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
According to the God’s calendar, “the fullness of the time” has come for radical changes in His Creation. God desires human society to make the historical transition from the “darkness” of the existing world order, established under the hidden influence of “the ruler of this world”, to the “light” of a new socio-economic system that will be directed by the Creator Himself.
Guns & Salvation: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Essay » Political
Essay suggests attack on gun ownership be parried by expanding the militia to its original notion of a nation in arms to defend itself. Controlled at the local level, no totalitarian draft army of the North Korea kind is intended.