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Las Vegas and Dune by Frank Herbert
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Nevada used to have a lot of petroleum as well as gold and silver. The obsession to mine brought riches to Nevada. Now investors around the world are excited again. Oil in Nevada means that oil would be discovered in a state where corporations have tax incentives. Oil companies are making plans with accountants. The desert is vast like Dune. Read Dune by Frank Herbert. Understand petroleum's power
The Business & Politics of Sports: A Selection of Columns by Evan Weiner Second Edition
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Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 246,610. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Everybody in America and around the world is paying in some way for sports, whether it is through taxes, cable TV bills, tax breaks or incentives. In a selection of his columns spanning from 1998 to the present, award winning journalist Evan Weiner connects the dots and shows how business, politics and sports are so closely interwoven.
España y América: un ensayo de balance histórico
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Price: $18.00 USD. Words: 23,830. Language: Spanish. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Un breve, pero enjundioso estudio de la problemática que ha informado y jalonado la historia de España y América desde el Descubrimiento hasta nuestros días...
Australia's Refugee Disgrace
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Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: British English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Some things must be said. Refugees are dying because Australian politicians lack the courage to do the right thing. I am printing here the text of two articles that I wrote three years ago. (No Australian newspaper would publish them.) The situation has not improved in three years. With the election of a new and even less compassionate government the situation is likely to get worse.
Open Letter to the GOP
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Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Narrative regarding the GOP refusal to defund Obamacare
The Tyranny of Political Correctness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
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An account of how political correctness is eroding our freedom and destroying our way of life in America, and what we can do about it.
Chum for Thought: Throwing Ideas into Dangerous Waters
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Price: Free! Words: 53,200. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Collected essays: The new guy in a small conservative town radiates optimism as he explores values, virtues, and his faith in personal, community, and human progress. "His writing is humorous, bold, and adventurous all at once ... channeled through a facility for language and the music of words." He is variously friend, teacher, inquisitor, and voice crying out in the wilderness.
Barack Obama: The Non-President President
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Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
What a train wreck this Presidency has become. Unemployment, true unemployment, is off the charts, race relations are in the tank, the economy is at best struggling, inflation is soaring, the debt accumulated will never be paid off in this life time or our children’s or grandchildren’s life time.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 3: Business as Usual - Greed, Racism and Genocide
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Vol.3 of Professor Gutierrez's powerful collection of social justice essays and reviews focuses on issues of class, racism and greed. "His claim that democracy is under attack is spot-on and his cry for activism is necessary and timely." Earnest, informed and articulate, Gutierrez raises a voice of moral conscience too often lacking in today's public discourse.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 2: War and Democracy- War on Democracy
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Professor Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews on social justice have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and most importantly action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.2 focuses on problematic areas of America's democracy such as militarization, war, prisons, and political rhetoric. It includes the book-title essay "Feeling the Unthinkable."
Restoring The Republic
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Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
A brief essay on how we can restore America to a Constitutional Republic.
Feeling the Unthinkable Vol. 1: State Terrorism - My Country Must Not Torture in My Name
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Political
Gutierrez's essays and reviews have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.1 focuses on Washington's abuse of power domestically and abroad. This is important reading for all Americans, who need to know that their government has used U.S. money and clout to direct hellish activities abroad in their name.
America: A Christian Nation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Making the case that America is a Christian Nation. That does not mean it is a Theocracy, it isn't and was never envisioned to be. American and it's people are exceptional and is so by the Grace of God.
A Look at Syrian Intervention
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Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
look at intervention in Syria 2013
Just My Opinion on Syria
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Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Just my opinion about Syria and what we should do.
Australian Senate Voting System Alternative
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In the Australian Federal election of 2013, some disturbing results occurred in the Senate with candidates who attracted only very small support, often less than 1% of the vote, winning Senate seats. This short work looks at an alternative Senate voting system that is simple, direct and easy to understand - and above all, completely fair!
On Second Thoughts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A former newspaper columnist and publisher continued his print column, "On Second Thoughts," into the digital age. Inside are fifty "essays" from his weekly e-column. Ranging in topics from the death in Iraq of a local boy to a valentine to his father, to ruminations about social upheavals and to second thoughts on using words when, Bechtel gives life a quirky second look. Fit for the bathroom!
The Truth in Black and White - The 2013 Trial That Rocked the Nation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
We all heard the story and saw the news..Trayvon Martin.
Kingdom Vs. Empire
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Price: $6.20 USD. Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
'Kingdom Vs. Empire' was devised as 100-odd pages of liner notes to accompany the latest album of songs by The Army of the Broken Hearted. From this initial seed, the book has emerged as an explosive manifesto for politicised faith in 21st Century Britain, an apocalyptic social critique appealing for an integrated spiritual response.
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.