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Freedom of Speech in England: Its Present State and Likely Prospects
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Freedom of Speech in England: Its Present State and Likely Prospects, is a defence of freedom of speech without exceptions. It begins with a standard defence of speech in sexual matters, and continues with racism, Islamic radicalism and holocaust denial. It is a controversial work of hard core libertarian polemic.
Connections: Celebration, Wisdom and Commentary from Dunedin Methodist Parish
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Philip Garside. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Arising from a New Zealand context and touching on universal issues, Connections offers 45 responses from the people of Dunedin Methodist Parish to the challenge of being church and living out the gospel in their community. The articles, selected from weekly contributions 2007–2013, are grouped into five broad categories, and cover diverse topics.
A Conservative's Thoughts on Rights and Duties, their Duality, and some Implications
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
An understanding of individual rights and individual duties, especially their nature as individual endowments rather than as attributes of groups of men or as grants from some men acting in a "government's" name, forms a critical part of Conservative thought. With Americans broadly divided on what rights and duties really are, now is the time to lay out the Conservative's view of these concepts.
1914-2014: Van Loopgraven naar Republiek
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Price: Free! Words: 69,230. Language: Dutch. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Het zopas verschenen boek van Vlaams Belang-voorzitter Gerolf Annemans, waarin het project van de Vlaamse ontvoogding wordt scherp gesteld
Australian Politics -The Alternative Commission of Audit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The newly elected Australian government appointed a Commission of Audit, a group of conservative businessmen. The result they produced sent the population shuddering at the horrifying vision they painted. We have produced our own Audit report, a vision by the People, for the People. It paints a far rosier picture that would build a fairer, more equitable and inclusive Australia.
The Currency Paradox
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Price: Free! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
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With the publishing of French economist Thomas Piketty's seminal work, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, many have begun to contemplate the effects of economic inequality and the potential for a "post-capitalist" world. This essay outlines the fundamental flaw of the capitalist system and attempts the daunting challenge of conceptualizing a system that could viably replace it.
The 10% Solution: Simplifying The Tax Code In The New Economy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,760. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
A short history of taxation, a treatise on suggested alternatives to tax reform, and a modest proposal by the author which would eliminate the need for the tax code altogether. This book was written in response to President Barack Obama's call for suggestions from the public for tax reform, and is based on the author's experience with the complex issues of taxation and its financial impacts.
Economics: Household Management
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
This one returns Economics to its original meaning, household management and identifies entropy, not scarcity, as the problem and cooperation, not competition, as the solution. It addresses the two defects in money ignored by the prevailing scarcity-competition orthodoxy; that money originates as interest-bearing debt and that money has no definition of its value.
Freedom, Fascists, Fools, & Frauds: Bapton Books Position Papers and Other Critical Pieces, 2011 – 2014
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Series: Bapton Books Position Papers, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Bapton Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Free speech, free minds ... the assault is unremitting on these liberties. The partners in Bapton Books have a few words on that, and a Classical Liberal perspective on fighting back.
Visions of the Desert: (Re)-Imagining the Nation in Postcolonial North African Film
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Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
a critical analysis of the ways in which the contemporary idea of 'nation' is imagined by way of cinematic text. Using the films of african film auteurs abderahmanne sissako and mahamat saleh haroun as primary examples, this text looks at how we can articulate our identities in a fragmented, globalised world.
Profiles in Leadership: Directors of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and its Predecessors - Iran Hostage Crisis, Gulf War, Iran-Contra, Iraq War, 9/11, Seymour Hersh, Family Jewels
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The profiles depict the 23 leaders in the context of their times, describing their triumphs and their setbacks not in isolation but as elements in a larger drama of domestic politics and foreign affairs. Their stories are inspiring, sometimes sobering, and always fascinating.
Learning From the Enemy: The Gunman Project - Espionage at the Moscow U.S. Embassy, Soviet Spying, IBM Selectric Typewriter Bugs, Great Seal Implant
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This NSA paper examines the nature of the Soviet electronic penetration and the damage assessment of Soviet access to typewriters at the U.S. embassy in Moscow. This history of Project GUNMAN will also answer such questions as how the typewriter bugs were discovered and how they worked.
The Ascent Of The Common Man Of India
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Price: Free! Words: 23,580. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book is about the changing landscape of politics in India. It also evaluates evolution of Indian mores and values in the recent years. This book explores contrasting visions of Indian growth, development, defense and role of religion in society. It captures the rise of common man and more importantly the need of true rise of common man in Indian politics.
The Separation of Business and State
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,780. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2014 and represented by Cailean Babcock. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
To end our nation's funding of corporate welfare, wars-for-profit and bank bailouts, we must first understand the tangled relationship that exists between corporations, banks, and the government. Political analyst Ryan Dawson discusses the problems that plague our system and offers some practical solutions on how we can work together to establish a separation of business and state.
21: The Last Night with Taiwan's Sunflower Movement
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
On March 18, 2014, Taiwanese students known as the "Sunflower Movement" peacefully occupied their nation's legislature. Three weeks later, after their peaceful demonstration raised national and global awareness of the dangers of secret negotiations with China, they withdrew. This inside story tells the last 21 hours of the non-violent occupancy and includes background, politics, peace, and love.
The Futility of War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by National Pacific Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Wars have been used as a means of settling territorial and other political disputes since the dawn of human civilisation. The Futility of War takes the reader through the long history of human conflict in all its forms, and considers the reasons why wars still exist today. It offers a fascinating insight into human nature, and the past, present and possible future of all mankind.
The Big Obama Bubble
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
No it’s not a Rally, No it’s not a Boom, It’s the Big Obama Bubble! As stock market indices rise to ever increasing all-time highs all declare this unfathomable rise in stock prices is due to the Federal Reserve’s continuing Quantitative Easing program, but it is not. Rather stock markets are being driven relentlessly upwards through the actions of the President of the United States!
Ending the Culture War-A Devoted Conservative and a Diehard Liberal Make Friends (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Professor Phil Neisser and Jacob Hess interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft. “You’re not as crazy as I thought. (but you’re still wrong) Conversations between a Devoted Conservative and a Die-Hard Liberal” by Phil Neisser and Jacob Hess is an inspiring attempt by its authors to show how we can move beyond the energy sapping conflict between left and right, conservative and liberal.
Future of Western Civilization-Progress Report (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,570. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Melanie Mortiboys interviews Dr Nicholas Beecroft for this Progress Report on the project exploring the Future of Western Civilization in the light of the interviews so far.
The Future of Europe-A View from Inside the European Union (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Helen Titchen Beeth interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Helen Titchen Beeth is an evolutionary leader operating at the heart of Europe as a linguist and change consultant in the European Union Commission Headquarters in Brussels. She is a committed European and describes herself as a student and practitioner of individual and collective evolutionary living.