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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.
The Union Paper
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Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: British English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Union Paper is designed to oppose the White Paper. It tells you all the reasons why Alex Salmond and the SNP shouldn't be in power or government. What are the financial implications for independence? Experts like Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael and Institution of Fiscal Studies report on the dire monetary issues like what currency we will have and how much will it cost?
What's Wrong with America: The Real Patriot's Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Warning! This book is not for everyone. It contains strongly held opinions & discusses controversial topics such as the Vietnam War, SWAT teams, abortion, the Republican Party, the corruption in Washington, the NSA, the drone program, the criminal justice system, gun control, globalization, taxes on the wealthy, health care, and the racism, selfishness, greed, and arrogance in U.S. foreign policy.
Ellisian Fields
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Price: Free! Words: 11,520. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Tim Ellis is one of the UK’s most exciting environmental poets. Ellisian Fields is a selection of 43 of the best poems he’s written over his 20 year career. Some are popular but previously unpublished performance poems, some are competition winners, and others samples from his three collections. An essential introduction to the work of this witty yet authoritative writer.
Is It Ever Okay To Steal?
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Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Politics & Government
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Have you ever taken what’s not rightfully yours? We’ve all been told stealing is bad, but many continue to steal. Some make excuses for stealing. Some steal without knowing they’re stealing. Does that make it alright? When, if ever, is it okay to steal?
2012, China and Beyond: World thinking, China's global role, individual survival & the path of life beyond the end of civilization as we know it
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Everyone worried about the predictions related to 2012 and the end of the world, but even though this year has passed, the structure of the old system remains, reason why many still believe in prophecies such as the one of Nostradamus, in which a third antichrist would create another holocaust on Earth. With the same vision in mind, the author analyzes current events from different perspectives.
An Impulse to bring-off a "Remodeled India"
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Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A Monograph on "Politics and Economic Development".
How To Prepare For When The Shit Hits The Fan
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Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
How To Prepare For When The Shit Hits The Fan was written with the beginning prepper in mind. It covers an expanse of general prepping topics, such as possible catastrophic events, how to plan for a disaster, how to protect yourself and your family from threats, how to hunker down at your home, and when to bug out to another location.
Profit over Pets
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Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A scary look at the pet mill money making scam that is Banfield Pet Hospital.
The 2013 American Values Survey: In Search of Libertarianism in America
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Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Despite conventional wisdom linking the Tea Party movement with the libertarian arm of the Republican Party, a majority of libertarians (61 percent) say they do not consider themselves a part of the Tea Party movement. Libertarians, who comprise seven percent of the public, also hold positions on many important economic and social issues that are distinct from the Tea Party and Republicans.
Happy Party Platform
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Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
As Happytarians, we seek a world of Happiness; a world in which all individuals own their lives, Government is compassionate, collaborative, and simple. We are the people, by the people, and for the people to own Happyness so help us God.
How Fox News KO'd The Republican Party
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Price: Free! Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by New Dawning Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
How Fox News KO'd The Republican Party chronicles the history of the Tea Party as a movement and as an ill fitting political party within the Republican Party.
Umbeleko
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Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
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Umbeleko is a Non Profit Organisation situated in Gugulethu, one of the most desperate and deprived areas in South Africa. What are Umbeleko and the people / organisations supporting it doing to make a difference in this poverty-stricken "suburb,'" opposite Cape Town International Airport and just 20 minutes from the thriving City of Cape Town? Read this Newsletter and find out.
2013 Hispanic Values Survey: How Shifting Religious Identities and Experiences are Influencing Hispanic Approaches to Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The new Hispanic Values Survey conducted by the nonpartisan Public Religion Research Institute. The survey’s release coincides with the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.