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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.
The Subtle Change from Principles to Rules
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
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In the lazy summer days of 2007, the world appeared to be getting its groove back. Few, if any, were the signs pointing to the financial catastrophe that was about to unfold. Yet despite the feeling of relative calm and optimism, it was clear that a permanent change was occurring at the very base of society. The Subtle Change from Principles to Rules explores this change and its implications.
The Perfect Dictator Manual
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Price: Free! Words: 24,240. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
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The Perfect Dictator Manual is a shocking, revealing and interesting book. The author strips off myths and legends the personalities of the most sinister dictators: Lenin, Stalin, Mussolini, Hitler, Mao, Pol Pot, or Ceausescu. At the same time, the functioning mechanisms of tyrannical regimes are highlighted. In other words, it is an essay on dictators, dictatorships and their true nature.
Long War for Freedom
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Price: Free! Words: 98,970. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
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This book foresaw the “Arab Spring” of 2011. It was obvious years before that the old Arab nationalist dictatorships had failed and were being challenged by two forces: liberal democracy advocates and revolutionary Islamists. While the Long War for Freedom focuses on the moderates, it also, by necessity, presents the worldview and strategy of the Islamists.
The Truth about Syria
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Price: Free! Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
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A stock figure of modern political literature is the Latin American dictator, a beribboned generalissimo, overweight, corrupt, propping up rich landlords who live in luxury on the back of impoverished peasants, using the language of anti-Communism to justify crushing any possibility of reform. Clearly, such people were seen as villains.
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.
North Korea: An Analysis of the International Repercussions of Juche Ideology
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Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
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This academic essay analyzes and examines the international repercussions of North Korea's notorious "Juche" philosophy. In particular, there is focus on three specific international topics: American-North Korean nuclear relations, North Korean-Iranian relations, and American aid to North Korea. Additionally, this essay discusses recent power struggles within the North Korean government.
A College Liberal Meets the Conservative Side: A Funny Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
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A short entertaining story about a young college liberal woman who has a discussion with her conservative father. If you liked it please leave a friendly review. Thanks for the support mates. -A.J.K
Mandatory Military Service: Good or Bad?
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Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
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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
Chimps with Nukes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Antenna Books. Category: Essay » Political
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In this compelling article, Jim Morris, a Vietnam Veteran, points out that the individuals making war decisions are often not the ones carrying them out. With the realization that only one Congressman's son served during the Vietnam War, Morris explains that, "The people will lose faith in a leadership that expends their sons and daughters like used Kleenex, but sends its own to Harvard and Yale."
Death of a Hero, Birth of a Legend
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Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Antenna Books. Category: Essay » Political
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Slightly altered from its original appearance in Soldier of Fortune magazine, Death of a Hero, Birth of a Legend tells the story of four men as they battle war and life. However, when one man, Vietnam Vet Rick Rescorla (a major character in We Were Soldiers Once...And Young), is tested during the attack on the World Trade Center on 9/11, the beauty of a true hero is shown.
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.
A Burning Problem
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Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
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A Burning Problem is a short satirical essay on education reform
Essay: On the State of Public School Education in America
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Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
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This is a short 2 page paper on the problems and possible solutions of the American Public School System. If you liked it, please leave a friendly review.
Cuba Is Not the Second China (And Other Essays)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
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An essay on U.S and Cuba political relationship and its dos and don't. With other essays on today political and social issues including Thai movement, Ukraine movement and...
Soliloquy: One Sociopath's Opinion
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Price: Free! Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
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In a world full of homicidal sociopaths, it takes an anti-social desert hermit to explain how to live a decent life. These are my opinions: they damn well ought to be yours! These political essays were written during the Bush2 Regime and they do not reflect my opinions regarding the Obama Administration.
Just My Opinion Some Old and New Ideas
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Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
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Just My Opinion series is one that I'll build upon as time progresses. Now that I am retired I have the time to start going through these old files. If I'd kept every old computer I ever had everything would be readily accessible, but I didn't. Some I will publish with present day comments. Hope you enjoy them!
Toward a Legal and Social Foundation for Gay Rights
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Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
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In the battle for equality for gay men and women, some legal foundations are better than others.
The Spirit of the Anzac
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
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An emotional look at what Anzac Day means to Australians and New Zealanders.
Are We Losing Our Independence?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
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There is a growing trend in the United States that is of great concern for many independent thinkers. It has to do with losing our independence as our population increases. We lose independence slowly each year, so slowly that most of us do not even notice the change