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Blogmania 2
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Price: Free! Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In his second installment of blogs novelist R.D. Byron Smith continues the wit, humor and intellectual rigor of the Blogmania Series. While he doesn’t neglect his core competence of commentary on the whacky world of law, “There Go Da Judge” being a perfect for instance, he also offers up a funny delivery room scene in a personal blog, “A Father’s Story.”
Our New Tomorrow: A Conversation About Europe
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Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Our New Tomorrow is a written supplement to Paul Okel's series of talks, A Conversation About Europe, intended to respond to the results of the 2014 European Parliament elections. Far from being an end point, the 2014 elections mark the beginning of a critically important moment in the construction of the European Union.
A Terrorist Converts: How I Learned to Stop Hating America
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Series: A Terrorist Converts, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by J.M. Porup. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Terrorist Shazam al-War bin al-Gorithm hates America. More bloodthirsty than Osama bin Laden, he’s notched his Koran so many times that nothing is left but confetti. When a SEAL team tries to take him out in the mountains of Wakistan, al-War defeats them all--and captures the Navy’s first female commando. Their unlikely romance makes him question his hatred of America.
Ukraine and Guns and Mistrust
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
Ukraine is following Yugoslavia and Syria. There are two essential priorities: Trust your neighbours Do not touch a gun. No doubt there are bad things which have happened in Ukraine, and some bad things are no doubt still happening. They will not be stopped by more bad things. The two most dangerous things are guns and mistrust.
The Currency Paradox
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Price: Free! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
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With the publishing of French economist Thomas Piketty's seminal work, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, many have begun to contemplate the effects of economic inequality and the potential for a "post-capitalist" world. This essay outlines the fundamental flaw of the capitalist system and attempts the daunting challenge of conceptualizing a system that could viably replace it.
Visions of the Desert: (Re)-Imagining the Nation in Postcolonial North African Film
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Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
a critical analysis of the ways in which the contemporary idea of 'nation' is imagined by way of cinematic text. Using the films of african film auteurs abderahmanne sissako and mahamat saleh haroun as primary examples, this text looks at how we can articulate our identities in a fragmented, globalised world.
How To Kill Your Doctor For Fun And Profit
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
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Congress implemented the "Affordable Health Care Act" based on Electronic Medical Records. They immediately tried to exclude themselves from participation. This is the story of the murder of one great doctor that started with the Clintons and continued with Obama's "Affordable Health Care Act." Written for doctors to help them understand EHR's impact on their practices.
Stories of Spies
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You set the price! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This e-book depicts the colourful true story of a few real world spies, whose espionage created sensation all over the world. These include both male and female spies of variegated characters and motivations.
In Censorship We Trust: The Obama Administration's Attack on Freedom of Speech
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Price: Free! Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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The author was a federal civil servant who was fired solely because he expressed political views, while off-duty and not in the workplace, that liberals dislike. Firing him was illegal, but the federal courts don't have jurisdiction to enforce that particular civil service laws, and the Obama administration refuses to reinstate him and refuses to explain why it is refusing to do so.
To Be Frank!!
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Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
"To be frank!!" is a collection of satirical poems highlighting the existing Indian political scenario in the run up to general elections.
U. S. Third Republic: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
A proposal for a new constitution for a third American Republic. The current constitution is a seditious rag that supports corruption and the subversion of the electorate.
Horror of Soviet Secret Police
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Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book depicts the crime against humanity committed by Lenin and Stalin through Secret Police and espionage agencies and slave labor camps in the USSR
Recycled Thoughts
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Price: Free! Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
Just how Green is Green? Recycled Thoughts will change your views on current environmental challenges. It’s time for change.
Poetic Justice Volume 1: The 2012 Presidential Campaign in Verse
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Price: Free! Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
“Poetic Justice, Volume I: The 2012 Presidential Campaign” is a wickedly funny collection of satirical political limericks that originally appeared on Pensito Review, the online publication of political and social commentary. While having a decidedly progressive bent, Volume 1 is an equal-opportunity dispenser of humorous poetic justice to both Democrats and Republicans.
The World Needs Marriage Equality Now
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Price: Free! Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a collection of articles about marriage equality, written in 2011-2013, by TaraElla. TaraElla is a singer-songwriter, and has been a strong supporter of marriage equality for over a decade. Many of these articles were written to sincerely convince conservatives to come on board the movement, therefore they may be particularly useful for convincing people to support marriage equality.
India Beyond Stampede Of Stupidities (Revised & Updated)
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Price: Free! Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
An analytical commentary on how energies of ideas for socio-political changes, create a stampede of stupidities, when they are reactive and participants of change fail to observe assimilative perspectives, compromising the sanity of system, which could weed out loads of aggression, chaos and conflicts from the soil of struggle. A global reality, elaborated with India as a case study.
Kicking The Bit Bucket Volume 1 (2013) (Blog Postings)
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Series: Kicking The Bit Bucket Blog Postings. Price: Free! Words: 16,620. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The first volume of blog postings from Kicking The Bit Bucket, featuring 39 blog postings from 2013: "The Ballard of Bilbo Baggins By Leonard Nimoy," "Crashing At SFO With Carryon Luggage In Hand," "Driving While Black In My Apartment Complex," "The Nightmare Continues At Amy’s Baking Company," "A Truly Tasteless French Ad About JFK Assassination" and "No Funemployment For Spongebob Squarepants".
Unsustainable Population
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Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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The book attempts to put the issue of sustainable population on the political agenda. Global warming, species extinction and migration pressure arise when seven billion people occupy a planet that may only sustain two billion. Anti-immigrant feelings, the Arab Spring and wars in Africa and Syria may be consequences of the birth rate. Options are considered for six countries.
The Roots of Racial Conflict
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Price: Free! Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Why are there continuing racial conflicts in the world? Author Joaquim Huang delves into the fears that ethnic groups harbour against other groups and shows that the way forward is to develop an inclusiveness transcending race as well as religion.
Truth and Consequences
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Price: Free! Words: 17,950. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Jesse Olsen. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When we choose the path we will follow, we automatically choose the destination to which that path will most surely take us, if we stay on it long enough.