Books tagged: current affairs

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Cured! The Insider's Handbook for Health Care Reform
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,880. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2009 by HobNob Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medical insurance
Veteran health care insider Stephen S. S. Hyde explains how America’s health care crisis is the result of a market failure magnified over 7 decades by the well-meaning but misguided actions of government and employers. Hyde's provocative cure - detailed here - plans for regulated consumer markets to deliver affordable health insurance and high quality health care for everyone.
The Peace Prescription: Five Key Steps We Can Take to Prevent Wars
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
The Peace Prescription tells how everyone at the grass roots can help take the five steps needed to prevent wars. Physician/author Edward Marshall describes the serious advocacy and initiation of violence as the most awful of all behavioral disorders. When the vast majority of us, who prefer peace, gain control over this behavior, we will have established a worldwide peace maintenance environment.
Hall of Repetition - a journey of self discovery
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
In the mysterious Hall of Repetition, a young woman learns about natures’s laws, the art of anagram, color vibrations, numerology, as well as discovering the iconic significance of the ancient tabloids. This book is also your personal journey and how this ancient wisdom can help you find your place in the universal picture.
No Missing Links And Other Essays
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
5 essays celebrating complexity and the connective principle: “Gandhi Remix” reformulates Gandhi’s Seven Social Sins “Small Change” puts the health care reform into perspective “Too Many Notes” is a short essay on concision “Constructive Universalism” compares this Uruguayan art theory to Ayn Rand’s "objectivism" “No Missing Links” unveils the illusion of separation
Law in a New Key: Essays on Law and Society
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
For thoughtful readers--and not particularly lawyers or scholars--engaged in the issues of the day who want something other than "easy" answers from right or left. Renowned sociologist Etzioni addresses key issues of terrorism, drone wars, TSA scanners, DNA banks, surveillance, privacy, norms of social disapproval and forgiveness, human rights, and respecting cultures; 15 trenchant essays in all.
US Government Quacks and Dolts
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,060. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
This book is a must read for all law-abiding people interested in assuring Government does not continue to replace constitutional rights with Quack/Dolt based mental masturbations. This book captures the contentious Governmental ruse and “hit men” issues published in the author’s three earlier books, including issues pursued from their inception all the way to the US Supreme Court.
Citizen Soldier Handbook: Fighting Big Government
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
An Activist Book with hundreds of Action Points for American Citizens to Make Their Voice Heard! As an American Citizen, you are probably growing tired of public officials, bureaucrats and 'representatives' who don't listen to us. Well, you have to make your Voice heard in a world where everyone is connected to a phone, iPhone, Android or internet. Get connected today to make a difference!
The Secret Life of a Sperm Donor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,820. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
Davis Williams jokingly says he will provide sperm to his lesbian friends. When they take him up on his offer, the three of them embark on a life journey unknown to mainstream America. Tales of buying a male home fertility kit, or selecting an appropriate container for the transfer of semen are told alongside insightful vignettes about life in suburban America.
In The Country of No Compassion
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Collected short fiction for a turbulent world. Compassion is Revolution. watch the book trailer here:
Fast Times in Palestine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Pamela Olson, a small town girl from eastern Oklahoma, had what she always wanted: a physics degree from Stanford University. But instead of feeling excited for what came next, she felt consumed by dread and confusion. This irresistible memoir chronicles her journey from aimless ex-bartender to Ramallah-based journalist and foreign press coordinator for a Palestinian presidential candidate.