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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.
The Cost of 1929 Papal Disobedience: 2 Billion Dead
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
In Tuy, Spain, on June 13, 1929, appeared the Most Holy Trinity and Our Lady of Fatima to Sister Lucia, the only surviving seer of Our Lady of Fatima's 1917 apparitions in Portugal. Sister Lucia was told by Heaven that the Pope, in union with all the Catholic Bishops, was to consecrate Russia to the Immaculate Heart of Mary, to secure true world peace, etc. The last 8 Popes have disobeyed GOD.
Why What We Use as Money Matters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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Could it be that it is not how, but what we use as money that matters when contemplating the root causes of Climate Change and other global problems? Why What We Use as Money Matters: Unpacking the Key to Reversing the Effects of Climate Change is an Economic and Philosophical Treatise written by Monetary Theorist David Mint which explores these issues in an entertaining and thorough fashion.
Transgender Marriage Rights in Texas
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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From the author of SIGN IT INTO LAW and TO DIVIDE AND NOT CONQUER comes a previously unpublished essay considering the politics behind one of the most threatened civil rights in Texas. How long will the right for transgender people to marry last? Victoria Stoklasa presents three reasons why it might not last for very long.
Síntesis de las Principales Violaciones a La Constitución de Honduras
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
La Constitución del 82 simbolizaba la restitución de la democracia. En la práctica, en Honduras no hay democracia porque el poder reside en los clanes que siempre han gobernado al país y no en el pueblo. Entre 1982 y 2012 esos clanes han quebrantado La Constitución cientos de veces con la intención de perpetuarse en el poder. Este libro hace un recuento de las violaciones más impactantes.
Libertarian Renaissance
Series: Liberty for America, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Former Libertarian Party State Chair George Phillies proposes a systematic plan for fixing the difficulties that ail the Libertarian Party. His objective is majority party status for the Libertarians.
Publik Skoolz Is Grate Edyukashun: How A Failed System Is Failing The Next Generation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Radical leftists have a stranglehold on this nation's public education system. B. Christopher Agee's latest book offers a scathing indictment of the institution and illustrates how teachers unions and administrative propaganda have colluded to mold today's students into tomorrow's socialists.
Leaders and Idiots
Price: Free! Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This book is a collection of articles that rebuke mediocrity, exploitation, social injustice, archaic traditions, autocracy and strategic myopia.This book rebukes all sorts of crooks from political mavericks to religious fanatics who turn people they are supposed to serve into ignorant victims of their manipulations and exploitative tactics.This book is a call for good leadership.
LONG YARN, THE STORY OF INDIAN COTTON AND FARMER SUICIDES
You set the price! Words: 5,320. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
The cotton story is a tangled tale with thousands of farmers committing suicide.This book analyses what goes into the vicious cycle is indebtedness, brought on by a combination of international trade cycles, state policies on subsidies and tariffs and the trade-off between the interest of cultivators and manufacturers. Improper genetic revolution has benefited some while weighing on some others.
American Elites and Debt Crisis
Series: Government, Book 2. Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Historian Zinn (1920-2010) sets forth the unending struggles between American corporations and workers and claims that government is in the hands of ruling elites not government of and for the people.I say that elites will never join with people except in their biological roles as rulers (good or bad) and ruled. Injustice, to some degree or another, is the hallmark of every society.
Knowing Guns: The Ins and Outs of Firearms and Firearm Politics for the Uninitiated
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
No matter where you stand in the debate on guns, getting good, unbiased information is often difficult. "Knowing Guns" is an attempt to correct this deficit. Written for everyone from those completely unfamiliar with firearms to the enthusiast/activist on either side of the debate, readers will refer to this book again and again. Fully footnoted with sources.
Atheism with Regards to Government
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Anarchy. The word conjures images from fraternity house shenanigans to rioting and looting on the streets of important cities at its mention. For most civilized persons, with these mental images close at hand, anarchy is something to be avoided at all costs. How can civilized society carry on with the threat of bombs and looting effectively slamming the brakes on human progress?
Bread And Water: The Escape And Ordeal Of Two New Zealand World War II Conscientious Objectors
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
New Zealand World War II conscientious objectors were treated harshly. Imprisoned for their pacifist beliefs, Chris Palmer and Merv Browne were held in military defaulters’ camps in the central North Island. To bring conditions in the camps to public notice, in 1944 Chris and Merv escaped to Wellington. This classic book tells of their audacious adventure and consequent punishment.
Wars and Greek Elites
Series: Government, Book 11. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: American English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Since 1821, the date the Greeks started their revolution for independence from the Ottoman Turks, there have been six civil wars in which pro government Greek fought anti government Greek.
Greek Elites and Debt Crisis
Series: Government, Book 10. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: American English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Greece has been hit hard by the late-2000s recession which is central to the related Western sovereign debt crisis and capitalism. The Greek government debt crisis, subsequent economic crisis and resultant, sometimes violent protests have roiled domestic politics and have regularly threatened both European and world financial markets and political stability since the crisis began in 2010.
Debt Democracy and Greek Nemesis
Series: Government, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Since becoming a nation back in 1830, Greece has gone bankrupt and kept alive by external loans 5 times and, not withstanding its democratic vote in June of this year, is surely headed to the poorhouse again.