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A Vision for 21st Century America
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Price: Free! Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
After 9/11/2001, I began to study Islamic history. I saw similarities between our war on terrorism and the past war on the spread of communism and wondered what we could do to defend ourselves against terrorism. The solution appears to be achieving energy independence. This book explains how doing that will help us create the strongest nation on earth.
Globalization and American Hegemony
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Series: Government, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Republicans are supply siders and Democrats are demand siders. What is wrong with this picture? In one word, globalization.
Automaton
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Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A machine, a traveler, with so much time, far away from home. He has some pictures and some sheets of paper, his personal belongings, his treasure. Why not take a peek at his treasure, be my guess. I think he is broken in some way, can you see this too? Can you figure out what he does all day long? So quiet, so dark, this is universe. How scare it is. The universe challenges life.
Debt Democracy and Greek Nemesis
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Series: Government, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Since becoming a nation back in 1830, Greece has gone bankrupt and kept alive by external loans 5 times and, not withstanding its democratic vote in June of this year, is surely headed to the poorhouse again.
Leaders and Idiots
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Price: Free! Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This book is a collection of articles that rebuke mediocrity, exploitation, social injustice, archaic traditions, autocracy and strategic myopia.This book rebukes all sorts of crooks from political mavericks to religious fanatics who turn people they are supposed to serve into ignorant victims of their manipulations and exploitative tactics.This book is a call for good leadership.
Themistocles talks back
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Themistocles read and then gave his opinion--talkback. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
The King here is the people—Demokratia
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Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
In ancient Greek ordinary people ran their own society. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
The Last Election
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
How to eliminate politicians from our democratic system. We save billions of dollars and get more say in the important issues. It's a revolutionary idea without the need for a revolution. Examples of why we don't need them will surprise you.
Football, Democracy & Darwin
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Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Democracy, in this illustration, and in truth stands not as a form of government 'by for and of the people' rather a Plutocracy of wealth and power, defined along racial lines and furthering the interests of the citizenry only as happenstance as may benefit the long term interests of the ruling elite.
The Persecution of William Penn
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The story of William Penn is one of great personal tragedy as well as courage in the face of religious persecution. In England in the seventeenth century, Penn was jailed six times for his beliefs as a Quaker, yet through his connections at court and his deep understanding, good will and intelligence, he managed to establish Pennsylvania as a free, democratic colony.