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World Crisis and the Pathway to Peace
Price: Free! Words: 38,580. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A compilation of Speeches and Letters to the International World by Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad, Worldwide Head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad has been fearless in announcing to the world where things are heading and how the world can avert disaster and chart a course to peace and security for all the people that inhibit in this global village.
A Hand Up or a Hand Out: Ideas on How to Improve Canada's Equalization Program
Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The current Equalization formula, which re-distributes some $16 billion in federal funds to six provinces (PEI, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario and Manitoba), is set to expire in 2014. We’ve gathered in this eBook the writings of a handful of individuals and groups, all who have made suggestions on how to improve the program.
Villaggio Fire: A Tragedy Silenced
Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: American English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
As images spread across the world - of thick smoke billowing from the mall, of firefighters looking confused and unprepared, of parents breaking down in tears of grief, of lifeless children being pulled from the roof - the question on everyone’s lips was, “why?” "Villaggio Fire: A Tragedy Silenced" offers an in-depth look into one of Qatar's worst tragedies in recent memory.
Shariah Relationship between Religion and Politics in Islam
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
A speech delivered by Hazrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad at Suriname on 3rd June 1991 in a meeting organized by Inter-Religious Consults in Suriname. The topic of speech, and questions answered are related to Shariah and Politics, the law of Shariah and imposition of Shariah law in any country.
Murder in the Name of Allah
Price: Free! Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Hardly a day passes on which an Islamic event does not make headlines. The president of a Muslim country is assassinated by the supporters of Muslim brotherhood; a European journalist is taken hostage by Islamic Jihad; a Pan-American aircraft is hijacked.
True Love for the Holy Prophet
Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
(2.00 from 1 review)
Recently there has been an international conspiracy against Islam and its Holy Founder the Holy Prophet Muhammad. To use vulgar language, obscene descriptions, distortion of the teachings of Islam and the noble character of the Holy Prophet Muhammad, negative propaganda, blasphemous criticism of the most Noble of the Prophets, all this is done in the name of free speech and western civilized value
The Blessed Model of the Holy Prophet Muhammad and the Caricatures
Price: Free! Words: 31,990. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Shock waves of indignation ran across the Muslim world following the recent publication of offensive and crude caricatures of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (may peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) in some parts of Europe. The uninformed, as ever, misled by the mullah gave in to public display of rage and rampant chaos ensued.
Gay Marriage is not Logical
Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
(2.00 from 4 reviews)
Many people wrongly feel they should be 'tolerant' of gay marriage and not oppose it, even though it is not something they would do personally. This book explains the falsity of this notion. Gays won the legal right to be left alone in the 2003 case of Lawrence v. Texas. They are no longer on the defensive. Their goal with gay marriage is to proactively compel acceptance of gayness as normal.
Capitalism Receives Failing Grade
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / comparative, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Simulation of barter, socialism, capitalism, and a system called autonomy with Cooperation: The Wealth of Nations Game played and graded by university students in a sociology class results in a C for barter, a B for socialism, an F for capitalism, and an A for autonomy. The game in computer form is available free, so you can examine and judge each system yourself.
Crackernomics
Price: Free! Words: 43,020. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Think you know what caused the Credit Crunch? It wasn't greedy bankers. It wasn't computer geeks. It wasn't the Rothschilds and it wasn't the Illuminati. It wasn't Socialists or Communists or Agenda 21 or the Chinese or the United Nations. But it wasn't an accident. It was Crackernomics and the Democratisation of Money. Find out why.
Improving Road Safety in Asia and the Pacific
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
(4.00 from 1 review)
A safe system approach to road safety offers a holistic view of road transport systems, and considers interactions between several elements. This ebook offers lessons for improving road safety and shares good road safety practices by drawing on various publications.
The Art of Strategic Agency
Price: Free! Words: 36,800. Language: British English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Post-structuralism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In an age of postmodern irony, the army commander is trapped in a loop of strategic narratives. The endgame in the hyperreal, media-saturated world is pre-determined by the stories of old. This author- a former military researcher at the World’s oldest thinktank- takes a look at this startlingly new frontline in military plotting.
Lebanon - Where to? (Review)
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This book entails an analysis for the change in Lebanon over the span of a hundred years from a developmental perspective.
Turning Away From Your Slavic Brother: The Effects Of Identity On Relations Between Russia And Belarus
Price: Free! Words: 42,360. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Looking inside the Kremlin through the lens of identity, this study focuses on the relationship between Russia & Belarus. As an increasingly liberal identity made itself manifest throughout the Medvedev presidency, relations continually soured with Belarus. This book seeks to uncover the nature of this relationship, & in a broader context seeks to uncover the significance of identity in politics.
Non-Ideological Manifesto: Why porn should be mandatory and childless people should get ganja subsidy
Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Each of us filled our mind with prejudice that support our agenda rather than truth. What about if we sit back for a while and see life the way it really is. Forget all ideologies and let's come up with a real solution that really works.
The Egg Breakers - Counter-Terrorism in Sub Saharan Africa
Series: Legal Books, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 91,340. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » History » Africa
It is not generally known that Sub Saharan Africa has a long tradition of successful counter-terrorism operations. During the 1950's to 1989 many operations took place in Colonial Kenya, Rhodesia and Apartheid South Africa. This book is not fiction and read in Military Academies of 5 countries. It also warns on the lack of good intelligence on the War of Terror in Sub Saharan Africa.
Doctors, Politicians, Bureaucrats, People And Private Practice.
Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Wherever there are uneducated politicians and jealous bureaucrats, they share a common jealousy and animosity towards doctors. Bureaucrats retire at an age and politicians stop when party men stop following them. This hatred and jealousy stems from the right of doctors to practice medicine till the end of their days.
Censorship, Liberty, and Truth
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A sentiment exists among our leaders today that citizens are children and need to be protected. The belief has spread with viral depth. It has persisted with religious tenacity, and the state is at fault. The state is at fault with its paternalistic zeal, with its judicious abandon, and thus we find ourselves beneath its dark umbrella.
Judicial Review and American Activism
You set the price! Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Judicial review was introduced into the American government by a Supreme Court decision, Marbury v. Madison, in 1803. This book details the effects of judicial review on the United States up to the present day.
47% Benghazi
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Whether they were al Qaeda affiliates, whether they were Libyan-based extremists or al Qaeda itself I think is one of the things we'll have to determine." That is an excerpt from Ambassador Rice's comments on the CBS show Face the Nation on Sept. 16. Many would and should take the words al Qaeda or al Qaeda affiliate to mean terrorist. How the media and the nation did not jump on this and give...