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Turkey; a short history of the near future?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A two-page paper aimed at the well-informed everyman attempting to explain what, and how, Turkey's foreign policy objectives could be in the near future
Hitler's Youth - An Analysis of Mein Kampf
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Series: An Analysis of Mein Kampf, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
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A critical analysis of Mien Kampf, the doctrine of the NAZI regime in wartime Germany.
Charade of the Debt Crisis
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Price: Free! Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
A rampant blunder in the marketplace is a mix-up between the destination and the journey. A showcase arose with the financial crisis of 2008 and its aftermath: frantic politicians wasted mounds of public funds even as they crippled the financial markets and the real economy. More generally, a solid grasp of means and ends is the first step toward thrashing out a cogent agenda in any domain.
Generations at Odds: The Millennial Generation and the Future of Gay and Lesbian Rights
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Price: Free! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
How will the Millennial generation shape the future of gay and lesbian rights in America? Public Religion Research Institute's 2011 survey, Generations at Odds, profiles the great shift between the attitudes of seniors and college-age Millennials in the United States regarding gay and lesbian issues, including support for same-sex marriage.
Twenty-One Songs for Zion
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You set the price! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Poems of longing for Israel and Jerusalem. What were once the songs of the Zionists of the Middle Ages, of the Babylonian exile, and of the Roman catastrophe, are now the songs of a 21st century American girl. "My heart is in the East, and I am at the ends of the West." Any money I earn off of this will go directly to the One Family Fund for terror victims.
A Generation in Transition: Religion, Values, and Politics among College-Age Millennials
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Price: Free! Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Step into the future with Public Religion Research Institute's 2012 Millennial Values Survey. Find out what college-age Americans have to say about the most pressing issues facing the nation today and learn about the number of Millennials who are leaving their childhood religions. Here young Millennials weigh in on the country's moral, social, and economic agendas as well as the 2012 election.
Committed to Availability, Conflicted about Morality: What the Millennial Generation Tells Us about the Future of the Abortion Debate and the Culture Wars
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Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Move beyond the rhetoric and into the heart of one of the most contentious social questions facing America today. This 2011 survey from Public Religion Research Institute explores the nation's conflicted views on abortion, discovering that majorities of Americans simultaneously believe that abortion should be legal and accessible, but also think it is immoral.
The Newest Baltimore Catechism
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Baltimore Catechism was the de facto standard Catholic school text in the U.S. from 1885 to the late 1960s. The Newest Baltimore Catechism ©2012 is not a religious text and it should be taught in all U.S. schools. Mandatory testing and a demonstrated high level of competency should also be required of all persons seeking public office and public service jobs.
The 2011 American Values Survey: The Mormon Question, Economic Inequality, and the 2012 Presidential Campaign
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Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Move beyond the rhetoric and find out where Americans really stand at the intersection of religion and politics. The Public Religion Research Institute's 2011 American Values Survey takes America's temperature on the 2012 presidential campaign, the country's comfort with a Mormon serving as president, and the general public's stance on economic and social inequality.
CDR: I, Citizen
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Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The Citizen is one of the most powerful forces in the universe. Without Citizens, the map of the earth would be as borderless as the surface of the moon. Without Citizens, a government is just a bunch of empty buildings – you know, like a business without customers. Taking the Citizen out of the equation is like taking the speed of light out of Einstein's E = MC2 – No Energy, just Mass.
Participation and Condorcet Criterion Compatibility
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Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A flawed paper I'm keeping here for historical purposes. I tried show errors in Herve Moulin's original proof that the Participation and Condorcet Criterions are incompatible, while trying to use a logical proof to show compatibility.
Buckner Voting Method
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Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This is a proposal for a voting method like STV or Schulze, but better. Some criticisms are answered. Source code for a program that recognizes but doesn't decide between ties is included.
La Elección
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Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
"La Elección" es un relato que nos cuenta la vida de un mexicano en los últimos 5 sexenios del país y sus expectativas sobre lo que acontecerá en México a partir del 2012.
Chapter Three: Stillness
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Price: Free! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
What does the Bible say about War? Is Jesus some pansy who will let bad guys run the world without taking action? Is Jesus some gun-toting adrenaline-junkie who pulls triggers first and asks questions later? Are we even asking the right questions? This chapter poetically reflects on the concept of war and illuminates what the Bible says about it. Price is set at $0.001 per word.
What is diplomacy?
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Price: Free! Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
What Is Diplomacy? is a book which consists of thirteen articles initially published on the foreign policy blog called Diplomatic Magazine (geostrategic.eu).
Sayings of FounderChurch
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Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / Adult
Sayings are the Wisdom of the Ages
Why Women can do a Better Job in Ruling the World, Than Men
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Price: Free! Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
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Five Thousand years of human history have shown men do a really terrible job in ruling our world. Male rulers still settle disputes between countries by warfare, while the gap between rich and poor grows all the time, condemning billions of people to poverty and starvation. If we accept men are so dreadful in ruling our world then why don't we think about women ruling instead?
No More War
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is the text to a YouTube video that compares American foreign policy to Florida’s Stand Your Ground law: As the law gives an individual the right to kill a person he feels threatens him, we Americans believe we have the right to kill people in other nations that we feel threaten us. This belief, which has led us to support dictators and to start three wars, essentially legalizes war crimes.
The Lummox
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
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An epic poem for our times – it’s short and has pictures – The Lummox explores loss, redemption and environmental protection.
The Counterrevolutionary and Royal Army of America
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Price: Free! Words: 16,960. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The Counterrevolutionary and Royal Army of America (CRAA) is a call for an organized religious, political, social, and cultural counterrevolution in defense of the beauty and majesty of "Le Royaume," the Kingdom of God on earth, the Holy Roman Catholic Church. http://www.catholicmonarchy.com/