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La grève des électeurs
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: French. Published: May 23, 2014 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
La Grève des électeurs est le titre d’une chronique, d’inspiration clairement anarchiste, de l’écrivain français Octave Mirbeau, parue le 28 novembre 1888 dans Le Figaro. Comme tous les anarchistes, Mirbeau ne voit dans le suffrage universel et le recours à des élections qu’une duperie par laquelle les dominants obtiennent à bon compte l’assentiment de ceux-là mêmes qu’ils oppriment et exploitent.
The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government by Philip K. Howard... In 20 Minutes
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Series: Boiled Down, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Government / Federal
This is a summary of The Rule of Nobody: Saving America from Dead Laws and Broken Government by Philip K. Howard summarized by J.J. Holt
Ukraine and Guns and Mistrust
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
Ukraine is following Yugoslavia and Syria. There are two essential priorities: Trust your neighbours Do not touch a gun. No doubt there are bad things which have happened in Ukraine, and some bad things are no doubt still happening. They will not be stopped by more bad things. The two most dangerous things are guns and mistrust.
Harta politică
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,090. Language: Romanian. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Politica este procesul de luare a deciziilor de către grupuri de oameni.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Evolutionary Leadership-Conscious Leadership in an Age of Transition (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Peter Merry interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Peter is an evolutionary leader who operates at the evolutionary edge of our civilization. He describes himself as a the human being, author, speaker, global activist, leader, consultant, trainer, synnervator, human ecologist, father, folk singer, theatre director, rugby trainer, husband and energy worker.
Wise Democracy-Discovering Solutions to Intractable Problems (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Jim Rough interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Jim is an expert in Wise Democracy. He originated the technique called dynamic facilitation which he now uses with Wisdom Councils, a social process designed to empower large systems of people. In this interview Jim describes how the quality of conversation which really counts along with the people who have that conversation.
Successful Nations-Harnessing the Aspirations of the People (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Richard Barrett interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Richard is an author, speaker and social commentator on the evolution of human values in business and society. Richard’s latest book is Love, Fear and the Destiny of Nations; the impact of the evolution of human consciousness on world affairs. Richard is a leading global expert on the evolution of human values &, leadership.
Catalyzing Change-Engaging Emergence (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Peggy Holman interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Seattle based author and consultant, Peggy Holman, has helped explore a nascent field of social technologies that engage “whole systems” of people from organizations and communities in creating their own future. She is a leader in deploying group processes that directly involve hundreds, or thousands in achieving breakthroughs.
The Rise of the Forty-seven Percent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
In "The Rise of the Forty-seven Percent," Byron Goines addresses many political issues that are important to Americans. This book identifies changes that need to be made to ensure the poor and middle class gain upward mobility. The time is NOW for poor and middle class Americans to push forward for change.
How To Kill Your Doctor For Fun And Profit
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
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Congress implemented the "Affordable Health Care Act" based on Electronic Medical Records. They immediately tried to exclude themselves from participation. This is the story of the murder of one great doctor that started with the Clintons and continued with Obama's "Affordable Health Care Act." Written for doctors to help them understand EHR's impact on their practices.
Amo en tempo de paranojo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 420. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: April 15, 2014 by Diamond Point Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Minimisma libreto de poemoj de Howie Good, usona poeto kaj instruisto. La poemojn tradukis Katerino B Kraus el la originala angla.