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The Year Past/The Year Ahead: The Editors and Writers of techPresident on 2011/12
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Personal Democracy Media. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
As you read through this compilation of the best of techPresident from 2011, as well as the prognostications of thirty of our smartest friends and fellow travelers as they look at the year ahead, you can't help but be affected by just how much took place in 2011, and how hyper-empowered, hyper-networked people everywhere are the engine of this increased velocity of activity and tumult.
The Solutionist
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by EU-2. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book is about how we might individually, and collectively, improve our lives and the world around us. It stresses not only simple changes we can each make, but a way we can work together to solve many of our major problems. It touches on many personal issues and issues that are much broader and challenging.
Iran: From Regional Challenge to Global Threat
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,070. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs anthology of 31 recent studies by eleven leading security and diplomatic experts outlines the Iranian threat to Israel, the Middle East region, and the West.
Apolitika Dergisi Seçkisi
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 64,910. Language: Turkish. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Apolitika dergisinin gönlümde apayrı bir yeri var. Öncelikle, ilk anarşizm tedrisatımı ilk aldığım dergi Apolitika’dır. İkincisi, Apolitika’nın üslubu bana anarşist kuramın, bir çok diğer kuramsal bombardımanın yaşandığı siyasette, sıkıcı olmadığını öğretmiştir. Belki bu nedenlerle, bu cildi nispeten uzun tutmaktan gocunmadık.
Neither Liberal Nor Conservative Be: An Action Plan for People Disgusted By Polarized Politics
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Larry Bradley uses illustrations and analogies to explain his points in a lively, easy to read and understand original work. This book is for people who want to understand today's political landscape and how to take action if they aren't happy with what they see.
Presidential Power In Troubled Second Terms
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,360. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In Troubled Second Terms, was written for American history buffs and presidential junkies. Chapters on each second-term president offer insights into the character traits and temperaments of these chief executives and how those influenced the successes or failures of their second terms.
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
Dismantling The Republic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
A chronicle of the incremental attacks on state sovereignty from the 1700s to the present. The principal figures responsible for dismantling the American republic and how they achieved that are identified. It delineates the specific issues that gave rise to the Tea Party Movement and concludes with a difficult, but feasible, solution to restoring the republic of 1787.
Is It Evil & Wicked - Terrorism in Islam
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,830. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
A review of the religion of Bin Laden, Islam. Why was his view of this religion different from what most Muslims believe. Who are the Sunnis, the Shiites, Wahhabis and what do they believe. How are women treated, what about marriage and divorce, heaven and hell. What is jihard and why do some believers kill themselves. AlQaeda and the Muslim Brotherhood are discussed.
Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism - including full original text by Lenin
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,930. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Lenin's Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism" was published in the summer of 1917. Although one of Lenin's shorter works, it is widely recognised as being one of his most immediately influential. The introduction by historian Rupert Matthews sets the book in its historic setting and explains why it was such a profoundly influential work when it first came out.
Amargi Dergisi Seçkisi
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 28,640. Language: Turkish. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Amargi dergisini düşündüğümde, aklıma ilk gelen sözcük polemik oluyor.Ateşli, kimi zaman saldırgan ve ironik ve biraz küstah ve ukala, kimi zaman şevkatli bir ton barındıran bu tartışmalar, bana sorarsanız, bugün dahi sahip olmadığımız bir tartışma kültürüne sahipti. Bu seçkide polemikler yaratan makaleleri okuyabileceğiz.
Türkiye’de ve Dünyada Vicdani Ret
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 74,590. Language: Turkish. Published: January 18, 2012 by Propaganda Yayınları. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Barış Esmer'in bu eseri, vicdani reddin Türkiye'deki ve dünyadaki politik ve sosyolojik gelişimini incelemektedir.
One Man's Opinion: Thoughts on the Current State of African-American Culture
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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Author Charles Story encourages African-Americans to engage in meaningful dialogue with each other about each other. One Man’s Opinion is a conversation with readers addressing critical issues within African American culture, including education, health, business, religion and family. He challenges readers to then move beyond talk and into action and suggests concrete ideas for next steps.
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.
Mexican Cliques in Construction
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights
I have written this book in order to bring unquestionable practices to light with the ultimate goal of cleaning up the corrupted industrial construction from the Mexican cliques.
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.
Future Namibia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Namibians have a lot to be proud of. It is one of the most spectacular countries in terms of scenery and wildlife. In addition, it has enormous mineral wealth. This book is the result of my experiences and study of the best system for making this country even better for us, and our generations to come.
Broken Solidarity—Secrets of a UAW President
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You set the price! Words: 31,240. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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Prepare to see the UAW, the world’s most powerful union, as never before—from a position of leadership. One of the youngest presidents ever elected in the UAW is taking you behind the scenes. Imagine the perspective of an outsider promoted from the working class. Every chapter will be a key that unlocks an inner door of one of the most controversial organizations of our day.
The Happy Pill: Portrait of a Middle-Class Homeowner During the Fallout of Economic Meltdown
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,260. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Happy Pill uses a creative, narrative style to convey the realities about the past 12 years of the decay of American culture and the resulting financial meltdown fiasco in a way that wealthy, mainstream, popular media figures still refuse to do. The book offers a critical examination of the forces behind the huge transfer of wealth executed by politicians and their cheap interest agenda.