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May the Odds Be With Us Legal Segregation in America
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,180. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Americans are legally segregated. MAY THE ODDS BE WITH US shows how and why corporate sports monopolies and their political representatives were able to enact the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act. That legislation created legal segregation. The principles of liberty and justice apply to all Americans. Everyone should be free to make wagers on sports.
The Dying Yankee
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Have you ever wondered what happened to our spark? That flame that once shot up so strongly from our American souls? Our passion as American citizens? I am talking about the enthusiasm for a great life in this magnificent country…the United States of America. Who or what has stamped out our flame of passion, and left us in mediocre dimness to become dying Yankees?
Jeffersonian Oppression: How the third president foreshadowed and shaped modern U.S. imperialism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
'Jeffersonian Oppression, How the Third President Forshadowed and Shaped Modern U.S. Imperialism' relates recent controversies surrounding the third president to larger historic qualities of the United States.
Sweden, the EU, and Judicial Review
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
This book explores the topic of judicial review in Sweden and the relationship with European Community laws. It also examines the ways a proposed (now implemented) amendment to the Swedish Constitution will affect the domestic use of judicial review in relation to both Swedish and European law.
A Typology of National Responses to Terrorism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book synthesizes terrorism researchers' work in comparing or describing national responses to terrorism into a single typology.
Obama's Greatest First-Term Successes
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
President Barack Obama's most important successes are explored and discussed. This review of his major achievements explains why his historic first-term was one of the most significant of the modern era. Topics include President Obama's landmark healthcare reform, the killing of Osama bin Laden, the rescue of the American automobile industry and many more.
Romney's Run
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: British English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A look at some of the key moments of the 2012 Republican Presidential Campaign, this is a collection of blog posts & entries originally published on the Al Jazeera English website. From the early campaigning in Iowa to Mitt Romney's concession on election night this follows an historic and dramatic election campaign. Also includes some exclusive 'behind the scenes' photos.
Envisioning 2030: US Strategy for a Post-Western World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Envisioning 2030: US Strategy for a Post-Western World outlines a US leadership strategy for the period ahead to 2030 and offers policy approaches in key subject areas to ensure a positive outcome at this inflection point toward a “post-Western world,” given historic shifts in political and economic influence.
Apocalypse
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Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012 by Coyotes Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
A short release done by Kenny Roberts giving his thoughts about the Apocalypse on December 21st 2005.
A Letter from Iran
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Price: Free! Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A fresh look at the events of modern time and the source of current troubles between Iran and America, issues that have far too long been ignored by the mass market American media. A Letter from Iran goes beyond information to consider, reminding us that whatever country we call home, we share similar dreams and hopes for the future.
Misadventures in Journalism
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
From the 1976 Republican National Convention in Kansas City to the 1995 O.J. Simpson trial of the century in Los Angeles, gonzo journalist H.B. Koplowitz explores the oxymoron of "journalism ethics" in this anthology of seven New Journalism stories.
Why Romney Lost The 2012 Presidential Election
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Read the national bestseller that examines the reasons why Mitt Romney’s Presidential campaign was a severely flawed effort. Topics include Romney's gaffes, strange behavior, flip-flops and outright lies. A strong case is presented against the questionable tactics used by Romney and his top advisers. Find out why his 2012 Presidential campaign was doomed from the start.
Occupy the Highway
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In November of 2011, twenty-four Occupy Wall Street protestors marched from New York City to Washington, D.C. Seven of those marchers formed a Mobile Occupation, called Walkupy, and continued on to Atlanta, Georgia, arriving there in Late January. Altogether, they marched 1,000 miles in two and a half months. Occupy the Highway is the Journal of Sarah Handyside. It chronicles the entire trip.
Sandy Hook Slaughter: The Newtown Shooting and Massacre in Connecticut - Adam Lanza. Thoughts and Lessons on a Tragedy and the Coming Paradigm Shift.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"As much as it is the right of citizens to bear arms, so too is the right of parents to bear their children in their arms." - Conrad Powell, Dec 16, 2012, quoting from "Sandy Hook Slaughter..." Our hearts go out to the families devastated by the Newtown tragedy. We as a nation are left with broken hearts and a reality that public policy on gun control or lack thereof is broken as well.
Na Poważnie Nr 7-8/2012
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Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: Polish. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
„Na Poważnie” – to nowy miesięcznik o Polsce, naszej historii i kulturze.
...And the Souls Cried Out: Remembering the Victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Tragedy
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Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This book is dedicated in remembrance of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy as well as their parents.
Defence Forces Review 2011
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Price: Free! Words: 74,330. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Defence Forces Ireland presents Defence Forces Review for 2011. This year we have managed to produce a thought provoking document covering a wide range of issues which will be of interest throughout the wider Defence Community.
Love 2013: God, Humanity, Oneness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"This is my commandment, that you love one another, even as I have loved you." - Jesus Christ. Love 2013 shares with the reader that oneness is being understood by mankind at a powerful pace in 2013. The awareness of spiritual writings has aided this evolution where truth, light and peace are manifesting everywhere on this beautiful planet. In 2013 humanity will know of the awesome power of love.
A Nation of No Losers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This book provides ultra simple but refreshing solutions to most of our problems from unemployment to foreign policy. We should live peacefully with China by resolving all conflicts and respecting each other. This is a political satire on the U.S. and China.
Quotations from Chairman Rush: the Words of Rush Limbaugh
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Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The actual quotations of El Rushbo. Witticisms on Economics, politics, liberals, global warming, Obama, etc. etc.