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Travesty in Haiti: A true account of Christian missions, orphanages, fraud, food aid and drug trafficking
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,950. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
TRAVESTY is an anthropologist’s personal story of working with foreign aid agencies and discovering that fraud, greed, corruption, apathy, and political agendas permeate the industry. It is a story of failed agricultural, health and credit projects; violent struggles for control over foreign aid; corrupt orphanage owners, pastors, and missionaries; the nepotistic manipulation of research funds.
All Over the Map
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 154,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
Foreign policy analyst John Feffer looks at global affairs in the Obama era. This collection of more than 125 Foreign Policy In Focus columns covers war, peace, terrorism, global economics, culture, democracy, and the environment. It critically analyzes what's happening all over the map, from the financial crisis to the Arab Spring, and offers specific recommendations for Washington policymakers
Slavery: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,440. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
A frank and open look at the situation of slavery as it existed in the world since mankind began its existance and a close examination of slavery as it exists in the 21st Century.
Did Greed Kill Capitalism?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 131,480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
American capitalism changed fundamentally after 1980. Aggressive deregulation, privatization, entitlements, greed and creative financing have since generated a chaotic market and drove America into astonishing debt. Simultaneously, the world has innovated and invented itself into an Information Revolution, analogous to the earlier Industrial Revolution.
The Nazi Hydra in America: Suppressed History of a Century - Wall Street and the Rise of the Fourth Reich
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 288,910. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011 by Progressive Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Exposes how US elitists launched Hitler, then recouped Nazi assets to lay the postwar foundations of a modern police state, complete with controlled corporate media. Fascists won WWII because they ran both sides. "A valuable history of the relationship between big business in the United States and European fascism...The story is shocking and sobering and deserves to be widely read."– Howard Zinn
Barack Obama and the Enemies Within
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Series: The Enemies Within, Book 1. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 171,480. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011 by Trevor Loudon. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
"Trevor Loudon does the job that few in the media ever even attempt. This eye-opening book is proof that one person really can make a difference, especially when they have no agenda other than finding the truth.” -Glenn Beck, #1 New York Times bestselling author and founder of GBTV.
America Disarmed: Inside the U.N. and Obama’s Scheme to Destroy the Second Amendment
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Price: Free! Words: 207,680. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011 by Liberty Library. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
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America Disarmed shows you how Obama and the United Nations are teaming up to make their gun ban dream – and your nightmare – a reality. This expertly sourced sequel to Wayne LaPierre’s 2006 blockbuster, The Global War on Your Guns, exposes the Obama administration’s scheme to use the United Nations to make an end-run around the Constitution.
The 29th Day: Changing Our Future
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,330. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In the 21st century, for the first time in history, the rate of change in our world is accelerating visibly. Problems are becoming crises too quickly; solutions are being implemented too slowly. It is frightening and angering us. This book explains what has happened and how we can develop and use individual personal power to take back control of our future.
No Safe Haven: Homeland Insecurity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,960. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Retired United States Army Captain, Ken Hudnall, presents a frightening view of America's true risks of terrorism. Using transcripts of pre-September 11th Congressional hearings as the backbone of this text, we are able to see that the United States government was well aware of the vulnerabilities in our border control policy.
Capitalism 101
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,760. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Capitalism 101 is a highly anticipated "almost" textbook about capitalism. Easy to understand, logical & entertaining explanation of why capitalism works & other systems don't. "I wish you and the book the best of luck" Karl Rove "I have a particular interest in this book's subject matter" Michele Bachmann "I look forward to an opportunity to read your book" Michael Steele
Ghetto Plainsman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,480. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Gritty, raw and spiritual, Ghetto Plainsman chronicles one man’s triumph over humiliation, self-hatred, anger and violence in a chaotic journey between urban survival and the life-or-death struggles of the ravaged American Great Plains. This gripping parable takes us from the streets to the even more devastated American West and finally into a place of deeper healing for us all.
Shattered Relations Recounting the death of Kiwane Carrington
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
On October 9, 2009, 15 year old Kiwane Carrington was shot and killed by an on-duty police officer from the Champaign Police Department. This is the recounting of the news stories, editorials, and letters to the editor published by The News-Gazette reporting on and reacting to that fateful incident. In the retelling, the need to repair the shattered police community relationship is revealed.
Democracia participativa y modernización de los servicios públicos: Investigación sobre las experiencias de presupuesto participativo en Europa
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Price: Free! Words: 115,380. Language: Spanish. Published: August 30, 2011 by Transnational Institute. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
En 1989, la ciudad de Porto Alegre creó el mecanismo del presupuesto participativo. En Europa, la primera data de 1994, pero no sería hasta la entrada de este nuevo siglo que la experiencia se difunde globalmente en el viejo continente. Este libro pretende analizar ese viaje y su expansión por Europa. El objetivo es dar cuenta de cómo se ha generalizado este proceso.
Municipal Waste
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,960. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Bullets fly—a city councilman is dead—and when Kurt Lvov stops hiding, he curses his new camera gig. But that’s showbiz, and since the Queen Latifah show got canned he’ll shoot anything for a buck, even shadowing the arrogant mayor of New York City.
Diplomats & Terrorists - Or: How I Survived a 61-day Cocktail Party
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,380. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by MAP. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
American Ambassador Diego Asencio bravely reconstructs his 61 days of captivity in Bogota, Colombia, with many other diplomats who were held by Colombia's M-19 guerrilla organization. This book is a rare look at how the captive diplomats played a large role in securing freedom. It is also testimony that, given time and effort, the honest practice of conflict resolution can bring positive results.
Breaking the Siege: Voyages of Free Gaza and the Freedom Flotilla
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You set the price! Words: 131,220. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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Supporting the Civil Rights of Gaza’s Palestinians via the Sea. Edited by Dr. Bill Dienst, Greta Berlin and Huwaida Arraf
Understanding Thomas Sowell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,780. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
An examination of the underlying assumptions in Sowell's libertarian analysis of society with a view to pinpointing exactly where liberals are most likely to part company with him. Starting with Sowell’s view of the role of intellectuals in our society, Patterson digs down into the conceptions of knowledge and reason underlying Sowell’s ideas about social processes, justice, and morality.
Taming the Bureaucrat
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 176,740. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
"Taming the Bureaucrat" begins with one physician's curiosity about the increasing bureaucratization of medicine and concludes that bureaucratic systems cast a wide shadow over virtually all aspects of modern society - the legal system, government agencies, religious bodies, financial institutions, military organizations, etc.
The Republicrat Junta - How Two Corrupt Parties, in Collusion with Corporate Criminals, have Subverted Democracy, Deceived the People, and Hijacked Our Constitutional Government
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,600. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Both the Democrats and the Republicans are peddling the exact same deception; and that bill of goods is that the Republicans represent the interests, values, and will of Conservative Americans, and the Democrats represent the interests, values, and will of Liberal Americans.
Preparing for the Coming Collapse of the U.S. Dollar
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Series: Surviving in the New America, Book 1. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 102,560. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A Perfect Storm of a combination of hyper-inflation and the devaluing of the US Dollar is coming. Most books on this topic focus on WHY the collapse is coming. THIS book focuses on what you can do about it. For those who don't have the funds to invest in silver, gold, or other things, this book will give you practical step by step directions on how to procure food, water, and energy.