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Shackled and Chained: Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 49,940. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Shackled and Chained, Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America is a thorough examination of mass incarceration, its causes and consequences. Eugene Puryear examines the evolution of mass incarceration as a product of U.S. monopoly capitalism and a result of the bipartisan political system’s needs.
The Wisdom of our Ancestors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
There is an extreme shortage of common sense in today’s world, I often think back to what my parents and grandparents believed and said, at the time I thought they were totally out of their mind and ignored it. I now wish I would have listened and followed their advice more often. It is in this light I have decided to publish some of my random thoughts based on the views of our ancestors.
Today’s The Day - The book of the official International Observance Days
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A book detailing the calendar of International Days - including World Oceans Day, World Refugee Day, World Suicide Prevention Day, World Tourism Day, World Teachers' Day, International Day of Rural Women, World AIDS Day, World Cancer Day, World Radio Day, Martin Luther King Day, etc., etc.
White Christian Domination: When Will it End
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book gives chronological description of major historical events in history of the white race dominating civilizations from the ancient time of Alexander the Great and the Roman Empire to today’s British Empire and the United States Empire.
The King here is the people—Demokratia
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In ancient Greek ordinary people ran their own society. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
Faces of War: Iraq, the Road to Heaven or Hell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,150. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
One young American soldier, a Mortuary Affairs specialist, went to Iraq to bring home fallen soldiers and almost ended up a fallen warrior himself. This is the true story of Michael Foster, his team, and their time spent on the battlefield and in the mortuary retrieving and processing the corpses of allies and hostiles, strangers and friends -- and it is the story of those who can no longer speak.
Labor of Love: How To Start And Run An Animal Organization
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,470. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013 by Jupiter Gardens Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Though the author has always been involved in animal rescue, it was in 1999 when she began an organization devoted to finch and softbill rescue in her local area. The organization worked with other finch fanciers across the country, and when it closed, she had rehomed more than 100 finches and had seen her educational efforts pay off locally.
The Book of Change: Global Finance vs. The People
Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. You set the price! Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
It would appear that money is the root cause of global suffering in the 21st Century, proving that the universal law of cause and effect is alive and well in the world of global finance vs. the people. This book illuminates the endless connections between the elite players who hold all the purse strings and identifies the collateral damage caused by their actions on the human population.
Themistocles talks back
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Themistocles read and then gave his opinion--talkback. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
Long Trips To Nowhere - Quick Quotes, Deeper Thoughts, and Imperfect Poetry
Series: Daily Thought Provokers, First Month. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Daily Thought Provokers. One section a day will get you through this book in a month -- quotes, deep thoughts, poetry and all. It is a challenge. Some entries may intrigue, some anger, some cause nods of agreement, and quite a few will bring laughter. All will provoke thought and help open your mind. Your true life you may never discover; if you hide on your bed, under a cover.
Kashmir : With A Touch Of Beauty, Global Politics and Terror
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 150,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This book deals with history, culture, temples, monuments, paintings, economics, wild life, tourism, , agriculture, secession & terrorism in Kashmir and India.The special feature of the book is additional coverage of Indo-US and Indo-US-Pakistan (terrorism epicenter) relations along with Afghanistan, Bangladesh, China and Russia as well as the long duration of relationship , 1947-2012.
Indeterminate Sentence: A New Zealand World War II Conscientious Objector's Story
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 49,240. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Compelling story of a World War II conscientious objector captures a piece of New Zealand history that is not well known. The small group of people described here had a strong influence on the thinking of others as New Zealanders later grappled with the issues raised by the Vietnam War in the late 1960s and the nuclear ships issue more recently.
Protecting Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
The first step in restoring America to the Founding Father's original vision is to protect all life, including the lives of the unborn. It looks at the emotional, political, and spiritual implications of abortion. It offers hope on how we can begin the process of eradicating abortion, protecting children, and fulfilling the Founding Father's promise of Life, Liberty, and Happiness.
Sacrifice - The True Story of Courage over Chernobyl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,470. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Hero of the Soviet Union Gourgen Karapetyan and Gromov Experimental Test Pilot Anatoly Grishchenko flew into Hell over Chernobyl to save the Motherland and the World. Anatoly developed a radiation-induced, life-threatening, blood disorder. Gougen sought the assistance of a colleague in flight, Cap Parlier, to obtain a potential curative treatment for Anatoly in Seattle. This is their story.
Israel and the Palestinian nightmare
Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 42,400. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
It is both a reliable reference book, and captivating description and review of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Lopez, Carter, Reagan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,480. Language: Spanish. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Essays
José López Portillo, Jimmy Carter y Ronald Reagan encarnaron, como pocas veces ocurre, los temores y aspiraciones de México y de los Estados Unidos de América, por lo que las lecciones de este turbulento sexenio son hoy tan relevantes como lo eran hace 30 años. Este libro analiza el entorno personal, social y político de las relaciones entre estos tres líderes y los gobiernos que encabezaron.
THROWN UNDER THE BUS: THE RISE AND FALL OF AN AMERICAN WORKER
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Workplace bullying meets government incompetence in the riveting, true story of a vivacious young woman's upwardly mobile crash and burn at the hands of a mean-spirited employer, who, for 19 years, relentlessly retaliated against their feisty adversary, driving her to the brink of a nervous breakdown. 'THROWN' is a story as frightening as it is enlightening. Read it - & be warned.
Articles on Current Affairs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This is a collection of articles on current affairs of national and international importance. The book contains many articles on urban planning, environmental sustainability and participatory governance which is rare to find in conventional magazines of current affairs. This book is intended for those who are in any manner related to the policy framing and policy implementation for development.
Jeff's Greatest Political & Economic Tweets
Series: Jeff's Greatest Political & Economic Tweets, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
To politicians and economists everywhere who provide such fertile material...similar to the material cows provide.
The Rule of Law in European Integration: The Path of the Schuman Plan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,550. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This study “remains the definitive analysis of the first crucial decade of the formulation of the Constitution of Europe by at the time a little-known court. It must be read by all serious scholars of European integration.”—Malcolm Feeley, in the new Foreword. In the early days of what would become the EU, it had a weak and ill-defined legislature and executive. And the European Court of Justice.