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Postcard Revolution
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Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This is a collection of postcards sent to leaders, including members of Congress, the President, his council of economic advisers, chairs of sociology departments throughout the United States, Canada, and the United Nations. My purpose was to catch their attention with the old fashioned mail method rather than email. I hope you enjoy them and want to read more of my Smashwords books.
“¿Perdone, ...? – ¡deneí! ¡deneí! ”
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Price: Free! Words: 9,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
¿Qué hay para hoy? Nunca sabes qué. Siempre una sorpresa. A veces hace bien. Otras no tanto. Pero cuando la sorpresa invade de forma opresora y no deja espacio para el ser y el vivir, es decir, cuando la sorpresa no es casual ni trae buenaventura, cuando está regida por la envidia, el odio, la ignorancia, la avaricia y la codicia, deja de ser sorpresa y se transforma en alarma. Y entonces, ...
Un coup de pouce ou une aumône : des suggestions pour améliorer le programme canadien de péréquation
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Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: Canadian French. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The French edition of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation's popular e-book on the Canadian equalization program.
Do Americans Believe Capitalism and Government are Working?: Religious Left, Religious Right and the Future of the Economic Debate
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Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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Greed, lack of equal opportunity, poverty and lasting inequality are the reasons more than 4-in-10 (42 percent) Americans say capitalism is not working well, a major new national survey finds. The survey, which explores Americans’ views on faith, values and the economy, also finds that only the oldest Americans believe they are better off than their parents’ generation.
Zealous Blurbs and Proverbs
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Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Zealous Blurbs and Proverbs is a compilation of my tweets on the topics of writing, creativity, economics, politics, and spirituality. I was asked to produce this by my twitter followers in the wake of finishing my first novel. Feel free to follow me on twitter for more. @bruceburk
The King here is the people—Demokratia
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Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
In ancient Greek ordinary people ran their own society. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
Transgender Marriage Rights in Texas
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Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
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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.
Leaders and Idiots
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Price: Free! Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: 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
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You set the price! Words: 5,320. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 19, 2013. Category: 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.
Public Diplomacy: A Case Study of China’s Public Diplomacy towards Pakistan
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You set the price! Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This study explores how China is using public diplomacy initiatives to influence Pakistan, as it is geographically and strategically important country for China, and what are the developments in result. This research tries to find reasons, though the two countries have different ideologies, culture and language but still share very strong relations.
E Mahe tou Blair Mountain
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Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: Greek. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Hroniko tis Mahis tou Blair Mountain, ths megalyterhs ergatikhs exegersis twn HPA.
E Dikhe ton Pithhekon
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Price: Free! Words: 12,940. Language: Greek. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Apospasma twn praktikwn ths 7hs hmeras ths dikhs "Politeia tou Tennessee kata Scopes": H exetash tou W.J. Bryan apo ton C. Darrow. Ti symvainei otan h misallodoxia, o fanatismos, h 8rhskolhpsia, o antiepisthmonismos kai o paralogismos ginontai Nomos?
In Censorship We Trust: Obama Hates Freedom of Speech and Should Be Impeached
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Price: Free! Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights
The author tells the story of how he was fired from a federal civil service job just because he expressed non-violent political opinions, while off-duty, that liberals don't like. Despite the fact that the law clearly requires that he be reinstated, the Obama administration has refused to do so.
E Dikhe ton "Dikaston"
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Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: Greek. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Apospasmata apo ta praktika ths Dikhs twn Dikastwn tou 3ou Raih (Nyrembergh 1947).
Binnen Zonder Bellen
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Price: Free! Words: 11,710. Language: Dutch. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Europees parlementslid Philip Claeys (Vlaams Belang) beschrijft hoe het feitelijke wegvallen van de binnengrenzen in de EU de immigratiestroom nog groter en oncontroleerbaarder heeft gemaakt. Het asiel- en immigratiebeleid van de EU is geen oplossing voor het probleem, het is een onderdeel van het probleem. Elk land moet dus opnieuw zelf kunnen bepalen wie het op zijn grondgebied toelaat.
The Bigfoot Chronicles
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Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
The field notes of Mike Palecek from years of walking in the woods of Minnesota, Iowa and South Dakota in search of Bigfoot.
Was Ben Laden Really killed?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Was Ben Laden really killed? A question that may surprise you especially that everyone is affirmative about this. However, consider the following lines might just change your mind. Is there another theory about Ben Laden’s death? Who might be the person behind this theory? Is he an official or just an anonymous person? And why did Ben Laden’s role end at this time?
A Hand Up or a Hand Out: Ideas on How to Improve Canada's Equalization Program
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Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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
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Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: American English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
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.