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The Changing representations of the Nanking massacre: its impact on historical truth
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Price: Free! Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
The writings of soldiers and eyewitnesses of the 1937 Nanking massacre, along with post-war deniers and participants of Japan’s modern academic movement depicts the progressive and dualistic nature of Japanese society. This paper demonstrates the struggle for an accurate representation of the past that results from the socially and politically conflicted post-war Japanese state.
I Heard JFK's Death Shots: A Reporter's Look Back At President John F. Kennedy's 1963 Assassination After 50 Years
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I Heard JFK's Death Shots: A Reporter's Look Back At President John F. Kennedy's 1963 Assassination After 50 Years. As a United Press International correspondent, Carter was back-up reporter in Dallas for White House newsman Merriman Smith who won a Pulitzer prize for reporting Kennedy's assassination. This is a behind-the-byline account of how the UPI team functioned under fire and deadline.
Mandatory Military Service: Good or Bad?
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Should military service be mandatory? In this short 1000 word paper, I'll be covering the likes and dislikes and possible effects of enforcing a forced military service. If you liked it, make sure to leave a friendly review. Cheers. -Stay frosty, DerKlemm
#NouveauMonde
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: French. Published: January 29, 2012 by Les Editions Lexemplaire. Category: Essay » Political
Une sorte d' "algo-nouvelle", publiée sous la forme de tweets, entre le 9 et le 14 janvier 2012. - N.B. : Ce projet s'inscrit dans le cadre du projet Hyper-Books. J.-Ph.D.
The New Pot Enlightenment
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Series: Opinions and essays, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
With legalization sweeping the world, what's needed is a more mature attitude toward cannabis. Steven Hager has spent a lifetime on the front lines of the legalization movement and has long stressed responsible use. Cannabis has always had a very close connection with spirituality, along with math and music.
Resistance in the Gulag Archipelago (1918-1956)
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An estimated 70 million people may have died in Soviet gulags. Such raises many questions: Where is the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising of the Stalinist reign of terror? Where are the six hundred prisoners armed with stolen guns and grenades attacking the Nazi guards, literally blowing up the death houses at Treblinka, and fleeing into the nearby Polish forests? Where are the suicide missions?
Conservatives are from Mars & Progressives are from Venus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
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Why do those who disagree with you politically believe the ridiculous things they do? Why don’t they see what’s so obvious? How does the Progressive Mentality differ from the Conservative Mentality? What are their origins? Their motivation? Their goals? What part does religion play in political worldviews – for BOTH sides. What does the Culture War mean for the future of the US.
Clinique Stratégique. Le lieu de l'observation.
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Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: French. Published: May 25, 2011 by Les Editions Lexemplaire. Category: Essay » Political
Si le stratège se reconnaît à son art du diagnostic, j’affirme qu’il n’en peut rien sans disposer d’une clinique. M.F.
The Case for Equality
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Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
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Occupy Wall Street, Occupy London and the global movement they have inspired are clear in what they are against, but nobody quite knows what they are for- not even the protestors themselves. In this short essay drawing on the economic ideas of recent researchers, the author makes the case for a restructuring of society to make it more equal, which he suggests should be their goal.
Pain Below the Equator
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Price: Free! Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
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This is the frank journal of a six week tour of South America from Buenos Aires, around the horn to Valparaíso, Easter Island and Peru, chronicling the good the bad and the insane of the southern continent.
Matthew Hopkins and His Motivations Behind Persecuting Witches between 1645-1647
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Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
A study on Matthew Hopkins The WItchfinder General
The Unique Challenges of Writing for LBJ
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A Memoir by a Former newsman On the final months Of President Lyndon B. Johnson's White House When Carter joined the speech-writing staff in February, 1968, it was presumed that LBJ would seek re-election. Some of the old writing team were opting out and Carter was deemed as a replacement. It was a landmark year of upheaval across America and in the White House with some lighter moments.
4.915.610.154
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Price: Free! Words: 11,430. Language: French. Published: September 1, 2012 by Les Editions Lexemplaire. Category: Essay » Business
La recherche en stratégie, management, gouvernance... face au procès "Kerviel". Le tout, en vue (très) subjective.
Grassroots Handbook for Effective Community Organizing
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Price: Free! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Marmalade Publishing. Category: Essay » Political
This book provides guidance and serves as a call to action for those interested in learning more about community organizing.
To Divide and Not Conquer: Preventing Partisan Gerrymandering with Independent Nonpartisan Commissions
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This essay proposes that the responsibility of appropriating United States legislative districts, rather than being the responsibility of state legislatures or courts, would be best placed in the hands of independent nonpartisan commissions.
The Grasshopper and the Ant, or the Beautiful and the Damned? Why We Have What We Have, and How Government Should Take What it Needs for Charity
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Price: Free! Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
This essay examines the roles of luck and hard work in determining lifetime earnings, and summarizes research showing that at least half of what we earn is explained by the "birth accidents" of gender, genes and parents. The implication for tax policy is that a sharply progressive income tax--a "Fortune Tax"--passes the tests for both fairness and efficiency. (18,000 words, 18 charts)
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.
Clinique Stratégique (3). Tableaux.
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Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011 by Les Editions Lexemplaire. Category: Essay » Political
Les symptômes assemblés créent des figures saisies par la symptomatologie. La symptomatologie permet de construire des tableaux, les tableaux cliniques. M.F.
Who's Catcher McCall?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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"I became a hero by mistake. My desire was to be an honest coward like everyone else. Yet, I argued with the gods of power and influence and stirred up evil. And learned - the difference between a hero and a coward is not what you think, but what you do about it. I have no desire to save the world or defend the rights of others; merely my intent is to be invisible and pick my causes."
My Chomsky Critique
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Series: Opinions and essays, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Noam Chomsky exploded on the academic scene while I was a graduate student in 1977, but, since I'd already had my world views rearranged by Thomas Kuhn, I never really could buy into the Chomsky fan club or a lot of their dogmas.