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South Africa's People's Parliament: The Dream Deferred
Price: Free! Words: 115,310. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In 2006, an employee of South Africa's Parliament was summarily fired, because he was a candidate in the municipal elections. This is the true story of his struggle to defend his political rights and that of Parliament’s 2000-plus employees. In the process he exposed the hypocrisy at the same Parliament that elected Mandela as the first black president of a post-Apartheid South Africa.
The Doctor,The Eye Doctor and Me
Price: Free! Words: 35,350. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Analogies and Parallels Between the World of Doctor Who and the Syrian Conflict
Ideas for the World's Future: A Collection of Cultural, Social and Politically Themed Articles
Price: Free! Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
TaraElla is a singer-songwriter. She is, however, most notable for her cultural projects. This book contains articles she has written over the years, with ideas on how we can make the world a better place.
Polska,ale jaka?
You set the price! Words: 60,700. Language: Polish. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Polska w uścisku globalizmu i konsumpcjonizmu.
If It's Broken Don't Fix It
You set the price! Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A teacher on the inside exposes the truth about the Common Core. Why did NCLB collapse? Find out how the federal government took control over education without congressional approval. Learn why our children are still failing despite all the hype. The hypocrisy of the philosophy: they preach what they don't want you to teach. A must for those concerned with the state of education in America today.
How to Fix the United States Government
Price: Free! Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
How to Fix the United States Government is a political science non-fiction book geared toward offering simple solutions to major problems facing the United States and the world.
The Entrapment Of A Nation
Price: Free! Words: 41,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A book about the corruption and bad governance in Nigeria. A Collection of essays written by Adeola Aderounmu
Rally! A President's Obsession: Chronicling the secret government takeover of equity markets: to win elections and disguise economic decline
You set the price! Words: 56,810. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
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Since the Financial Crisis and Recession politicians have been fearful of a double-dip but more so of a return of financial crisis. Trillions of U.S. dollars has been spent to bring the economy back and markets up, but when it all came crashing down in 2011, somehow markets rallied and continue to rally, but why? The answer is simple: the government took control.
You Say Misanthrope Like It's a Bad Thing: Anthony Bialy's Complaints About 2013
Price: Free! Words: 88,610. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Anthony Bialy's 2013 columns are compiled here in book form. Join the "Red Eye" conservative in looking back on a year he's glad is over. His endearingly grumpy outlook is the only thing sustaining him. Frown and maybe occasionally smile along with him.
Reconstructing Oregon’s Frankentax: Improving the Equity, Financial Sustainability, and Efficiency of Property Taxes
Price: Free! Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The City Club of Portland chartered your committee to research the evolution of the Oregon property tax system, to understand and explain it, to evaluate its pros and cons, and to recommend improvements.
God Bless America!
Price: Free! Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013 by Jesse Olsen. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Thomas Jefferson declared his greatest regret was that when the Founding Fathers set up the United States government, they placed checks and balances on the Congress (the presidential veto) and on the president (Congress could over-ride his veto), but none were placed on the Supreme Court. They could do anything they wanted to. Let’s correct that now!
Middle Class Lifestyle – Fatal Environmental Consequences
Series: Environmental Chaos, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This book is conceived to demonstrate just how deeply embedded the rapidly growing problems destabilizing our environment are ingrained in what constitute daily life particularly related to the upper and middle class. These range from personal life styles through the various societal, political, business and other infrastructure that ticks and tocks relentlessly during a typical day worldwide.
Liberty Defined
Series: Defined. Price: Free! Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Government should be remembered as an antiquated idea befitting a less civilized period of Humanity's history! The enemies of liberty are everywhere. Often innocent people are completely unaware of the results of their actions. Here liberty is clearly defined. The most terrible losses of liberty always come, not from well thought out plans of attack but, from those who inadequately defend it!
Canadian Health Policy in the News
Price: Free! Words: 127,890. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Canadian health policy will always be emerging and unfolding, responding to changing environmental and economic factors, new technologies, publicly held values and differing political landscapes. "Canadian Health Policy in the News" captures a moment in time and presents the issues that concern Canadians most, grounding our national discourse and debate on healthcare in the best evidence.
Thinking Through the Cold War
Price: Free! Words: 207,440. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Thinking Through the Cold War is the first scholarly history of the RAND Corporation from its inception in at the end of World War II through the organization’s diversification from military into social welfare research and policy analysis in the 1960s and 1970s. The book uses RAND as a window on the interaction among national security and social welfare policy making in Cold War America.
The Book of Change: Environmental Issues vs. Politics
Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. You set the price! Words: 40,670. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
We cannot expect environmental change if we are not willing to make the necessary sacrifices to ignite a complete paradigm shift - which is to move from a culture of consumption to a culture of conservation. Knowing the truth is part of the solution to a healthier planet. The rest of the solution lies within every one of you - to change, or not to change. That is the question.
Il nido degli scorpioni
Series: http://www.inchiostroscomodo.com/?page_id=15, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 25,420. Language: Italian. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Un leggero battito d’ali di una farfalla è in grado di provocare un uragano dall’altra parte del mondo”. Può una piccola provincia del centro nord Italia provocare “l'effetto farfalla”? Se lo sono chiesti gli autori nel realizzare una inchiesta giornalistica unica nel suo genere.
To Kinhma tou Merentith
Price: Free! Words: 47,680. Language: Greek. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
To istoriko ths katalhpshs ths polhs twn Patrwn epi 5 hmeres apo stasiastes me epi kefalis ton Lohago Orofylakhs Nikolao Merentith, apo tis 27 Noembrh ews thn 1 Dekembri 1847. Htan ena lhstriko - stasiastiko kinhma 'h mhpws eixe kai ba8ytera politika xarakthristika?
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.
Constituyente ¿Para Qué?: Propuestas Recopiladas Para La Asamblea Nacional Constituyente
Price: Free! Words: 24,720. Language: Spanish. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Los autores argumentan las razones por las cuales se requiere una nueva constitución,al tiempo que presentan propuestas concisas sobre su contenido. Esas propuestas se expresan en un lenguaje sencillo,justificando por qué ciertos elementos deberían ser incluidos por 1ra vez en la Constitución,por qué otros deberían ser modificados y otros más que no tienen razón de existir,deberían ser elimanados.