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Fading Paradise
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Price: Free! Words: 16,010. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This is a warning to those who would invest in Panama´. Take the greatest care. Join in trying to have the president crack down hard on scams. This is a great country with a terrible worldwide reputation because the corruption and badly thought-out laws favor crooks over victims. This president has the strength and ability to make changes, but will he?
2012 U.S. Intelligence Community Threat Assessment on Global Water Security - Shortages, Floods, National Security Impact, Nile, Tigris-Euphrates, Mekong, Jordan, Indus, Brahmaputra, and Amu Darya
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology
This report, issued in February 2012 and requested by the Department of State, is designed to answer the question: How will water problems (shortages, poor water quality, or floods) impact US national security interests over the next 30 years?
WNC Forestry Success Stories: Change for the Better
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Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Brian Rathbone. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
WNC Forestry Success Stories: Change for the Better is an ebook highlighting the success of the WNC Forest Products Cooperative Marketing Project. WNC Forestry Success Stories: Change for the Better showcases the diverse group of forest enterprises participating in the Western North Carolina Forest Products Cooperative Marketing Project.
Faites vos jeux
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You set the price! Words: 1,510. Language: French. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Les conditions exigées par le groupe américain Las Vagas Sands afin de s'implanter en Espagne illustrent parfaitement le transfert de compétences qui s'opère du public vers le privé ainsi que son corollaire, la décadence des États-nations.
People, Politics, and Profits: The Ties that Bind Main Street, the Beltway, and Wall Street
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This essay is an attempt to provide a look at some of the realities that have evolved as people and organizations reexamine their everyday decisions in the contexts of shifting institutional priorities, changing global dynamics, underfunded public expenditures, and perhaps hidden agendas. The emergence of our new paradigm is also an indication that each sector is inextricably linked to the other.
Terrorists or Freedom Fighters?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Delves into the issues that have faced people in Northern Ireland and elsewhere during four decades of terrorist violence. Was Northern Ireland attacked by terrorists, or were they truly freedom fighters? In today's muddled thinking, multitudes around the world have been deliberately deceived about this critically important issue. The bibliography alone is worth the price of the book.
Against Excess
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You set the price! Words: 186,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
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Mark Kleiman cuts through the rhetoric of the war on drugs and the legalization debate to discuss the practical options to control a wide range of substances. Both drug-taking and drug-control can be done to excess, and "Against Excess" shows how we can limit the damage done by both errors. It argues we need a middle ground: "grudging toleration" -- neither prohibition nor full legal availability.
The Book of Thieves - Stephanie C. Fox, J.D.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Book of Thieves is the story of how a greedy few destroyed a nation called Oblivion. Oblivion was once a great place to live and work in, with excellent laws to protect everyone who worked there, and to keep conditions fair for them. Not anymore. A greedy few called Gangsters cheated and stole after working harder at getting the rules changed and finding ways to simply ignore them.
Vote 99 Percent
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Vote 99 Percent envisions a not too distant future when 99 Percent voters replace a corrupt Congress beholden to the 1% who buy favoritism from its members with a Congress beholden to the 99% who don’t. Major issues that affect the economic and political freedom of the 99% are presented together with brief explanations and links for further information as questions for candidates to answer.
The "Al-Aksa Is in Danger" Libel: The History of a Lie
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
The modern blood libel "Al-Aksa is in danger," referring to the Al-Aksa Mosque on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, originated in the days of Grand Mufti Haj Amin al-Husseini, ally of Hitler, and is propagated today by Sheikh Raed Salah, Hamas, Hizbullah, Iran, and many others in the Muslim world. This lie has come to be regarded as unalloyed truth by millions in the Muslim world.
Above It All... Above America... The Presidency of Barack Obama
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Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 27,040. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Go behind the facade of falsehoods that the American media has created for this man and learn the truth about the real Barack Obama.
The American Worldview Chronicle: Issue #3
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
This edition contains the following: (1) Some Mormons Less Cultic Than Others?, (2) Leftist Commemoration Undermines Resolve Against Terror, (3) Most Respect Needs To Be Earned, (4) Quips & Observations, (5) Headline Links
It's the Economy that Matters Most
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Every American concerned about protecting Freedom and the right to property and prosperity must read this book. The enemies of the United States are not out to conquer the US militarily. They are seeking to collapse the US from within. They attack not our military,they instead target the US way of life: Its Economy. This book explains the strategic choices which lie ahead for America.
The Twilight of the Monetary System: And Dawn of a New Era
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Price: Free! Words: 17,090. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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Ever more intelligent robots are steadily replacing people in the workplace, and pushing the monetary system into its twilight. The author shows us that, if we mobilize modern science now, we could easily develop a new economic system to create the dawn of a new era of economic democracy to allow everyone to share in the economy.
Troublesome Country
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012 by ePublishPartners.com. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Americans agree overwhelmingly with and take vigorous pride in a limited number of familiar, cogent propositions inherited from our Revolutionary/founding era that define our country and comprise the tenets of the unofficial American national creed. Troublesome Country presents an unflinching evaluation of America’s history and the stupendous failure to practice our sterling ideals.
A Tradecraft Primer: Structured Analytic Techniques for Improving Intelligence Analysis - Cognitive and Perceptual Biases, Reasoning Processes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This primer highlights structured analytic techniques—some widely used in the private sector and academia, some unique to the intelligence profession. It is not a comprehensive overview of how intelligence officers conduct analysis.
Joint Operational Access Concept (JOAC): Department of Defense (DOD) Strategy for Joint Forces Operations in Response to Emerging Antiaccess and Area-Denial Security Challenges
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is a flowing-text ebook format reproduction of an important Department of Defense (DOD) strategy document describing in broad terms how joint forces will operate in response to emerging antiaccess and area-denial security challenges.
Arctic Operations and the Northwest Passage: Department of Defense (DOD) Report to Congress on the Effect of Climate Change, Arctic Warming, National Security, Infrastructure, Icebreakers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This is a flowing-text ebook format reproduction of an important Department of Defense (DOD) report on Arctic operations addressing strategic national security objectives, needed mission capabilities, an assessment of changing the Unified Command Plan (UCP), needed basing infrastructure, and the status of and need for icebreakers.
How to Create An Economic Democracy
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Price: Free! Words: 17,130. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
In 1620 Francis Bacon’s Novum Organum introduced a new scientific method of investigating nature. In 1690 John Locke used the new scientific method to discover how to create political democracy. In this book the author uses Bacon’s scientific method and the trail blazed by Locke to discover how to create economic democracy.
Türkiye'de Ordu ve İnsan Hakları İhlalleri
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 56,310. Language: Turkish. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Aslında bir kitaptan çok bir rapor, bir derleme olan bu çalışmayı, Hollanda da bulunan Study Center on Turkey adlı organizasyonun sağladığı küçük ölçekli finansal destekle sevgili arkadaşım Ayşegül Kuru ile birlikte hazırlamıştık. Her ikimizde İzmir Savaş Karşıtları Derneği’nin (İSKD) aktif üyeleriydik. (Coşkun Üsterci, sunuş yazısından)