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A Consensus Handbook: Co-operative decision making for activists, co-ops and communities
Price: Free! Words: 66,450. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A comprehensive guide to the spirit and philosophy of co-operative decision making as well as providing practical guidance on how to facilitate a consensus process. It looks at common situations and explain the skills and tools your group can use to ease the path to a decision. The book covers techniques for decision-making in small and large groups as well as virtual meetings.
Republican Manifesto
Price: Free! Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A concise representation of the philosophy of the Republican Party of the United States of America. It is based on what the author has seen, heard, and read. The author owns the words, not the content.
Don't Forget About Dedicated Sea Mine Countermeasures (MCM) - Scenario for Disaster, History, Current Force, Threat to American Economic Security, Shipping Lane Protection, Straits of Malacca, Hormuz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Free access to the waterways of the world determine the United States' ability to survive and prosper. The threat and the employment of sea mines are capable of interrupting the U.S. quest for national and economic security.
America's Big Solution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In 1913, Congress created a monster called the income tax. It began innocently enough but has reached far beyond any sense of reason. Fortunately, the FAIRtax stands in the wings, a simple, FAIR replacement. This book explains in simple terms why it should be implemented now.
The Evolving Threat of al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb - AQIM, Transnational Terrorism in Northwest Africa, Algerian Counterinsurgency, Sahel, Mali, Mauritania, and Niger, Trans-Sahara Partnership
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The United States faces an important strategic question in northwest Africa: what level of activity by al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) would constitute a sufficient threat to U.S. national security interests to warrant a more aggressive political, intelligence, military, and law enforcement response?
Donald J. Trump’s Crippled America How To Make America Great Again | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This is a Summary of Donald J. Trump’s Crippled America How To Make America Great Again Look at the state of the world right now. It’s a terrible mess, and that’s putting it mildly. There has never been a more dangerous time. The politicians and special interests in Washington, DC, are directly responsible for the mess we are in. Bring America back to its rightful owners—the American people.
Michael V. Hayden’s Playing to the Edge American Intelligence in the Age of Terror | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is a Summary of Michael V. Hayden’s Playing to the Edge American Intelligence in the Age of Terror An unprecedented high-level master narrative of America's intelligence wars, from the only person ever to helm both CIA and NSA, at a time of heinous new threats and wrenching change
Dr. Mohamed A. El-Erian's The Only Game in Town Central Banks, Instability, and Avoiding the Next Collapse | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This is a Summary of NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The Only Game in Town by Dr. Mohamed A. El-Erian. One of the world’s most influential economic thinkers and the author of When Markets Collide, has written a roadmap to what lies ahead and the decisions we must make now to stave off the next global economic and financial crisis.
Thoughts
Price: Free! Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Life is rarely black and white. In fact it is many different shades of grey. Accordingly, Thoughts challenges modern conceptions of race, politics, terrorism, morality and ethics, war, drug use, immigration, abortion, and the role of government in the affairs of private citizens. This book contains essays that not only stretch the imagination, but present revolutionary answers to old problems.
The Geopolitics of the Civil War of Shia Islam
Price: Free! Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
How oil and natural gas are causing cracks in the world of Shia Islam
Ethnic Relations in Malaysia: Conflict and Harmony
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,770. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Academic turned political activist and presently, Senator from Selangor state to the Parliament, Dr Syed Husin Ali traces how ethnicity has been manipulated, since Independence, by Malaysian politicians for their own gain to the detriment of the people. A must read for those studying ethnic politics and development, Southeast Asia, and sociology in the social sciences.
Artisans of Peace Overcoming Poverty - Volume 1: A People-Centered Movement
Price: Free! Words: 34,220. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"Artisans of Peace Overcoming Poverty - Volume 1: A People-Centered Movement " introduces partners in peacebuilding whose efforts have too often remained unrecognized. People committed to solidarity in Haiti, Madagascar, the United States, Guatemala, and elsewhere help us to understand their efforts to search for peace, go beyond violence, and build a sense of community.
Lights Out: A Cyberattack, A Nation Unprepared, Surviving the Aftermath | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Computer Crime, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Ted Koppel is well known for his role as a television news broadcaster from Nightline News, but he is also the author of Lights Out. In this book Koppel talks about what would happen to the United States if there was ever an attack on the electrical power distribution grid.
Team of Teams: New Rules of Engagement for A Complex World | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The inspiration behind this book came from the fight against terrorist cells in the Middle East. The United States Military forces discovered that they had to adapt their war strategy in order to be effective against these terrorists. Their adaptations in strategy proved to be massively successful and they can be applied to any organization. Especially today’s businesses and corporations.
People: management, law and politics
Series: The Eightfold Path. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016 by Danny H Jorgensen. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
A series of articles on various topics relating to society, including: Management styles and theory Quality philosophies the structure of law Case study in reducing homicide Reflective study on criminal justice Case study on warner brothers' political cartoons The new politics; occupy, disintermediation, and other thoughts
The Financing of Hollywood's Socialist Propaganda
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
An essay about the financing of Hollywood's socialist propaganda
Continuity of Government
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Essay » Political
Continuity of Government (CoG), is just that, the act of providing the governments of the world with the ability to continue to function in the event of an emergency. That is a lofty and noble-sounding description. At first blush, it makes sense. After all, in the event of a tremendous crisis, the governments of the world must be able to continue to function and rally resources.
Trade Wrecks, TPP and Two Hidden Agreements, Greatest Threat to Jobs in U.S. History
Price: Free! Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International / economics
There are two additional trade agreements besides the TPP, both with many of the same provisions. The two hidden agreements are with the European Union, which wants these agreements passed quickly, hopefully before the end of 2016. These agreements will eliminate 80% of the jobs in the U.S. and allow unlimited numbers of foreign workers into the country.
An Adaptive Family Values Conscience
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
The family as an institution has existed for the entire duration of human civilization, and in all but a few unfortunate exceptional cases, has served to support and enrich the lives of humans in countless generations. This book is dedicated to ideas of how we can adaptively apply the ideals of family values to modern society.
Building the Princess's Spirit World
Price: Free! Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The Princess's Spirit is all about dreams and visions, including for a better world. It calls for love and compassion, caring for the less fortunate ones in society. It is something that touches our hearts, and has been captured in both the original Princess's Spirit novels, and other stories in books, the small screen and the big screen.