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Beyond Plutocracy - True Democracy for America
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Price: Free! Words: 113,820. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Plutocracy is governance by the wealthy. America is not really a democracy but a plutocracy dominated by a powerful wealthy minority that serves itself first and best. This book offers a partial redesign of our government that really fixes in just the right way what’s really wrong with it, moving our nation beyond plutocracy to true democracy, honest government and a just society.
Occupy the Highway
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In November of 2011, twenty-four Occupy Wall Street protestors marched from New York City to Washington, D.C. Seven of those marchers formed a Mobile Occupation, called Walkupy, and continued on to Atlanta, Georgia, arriving there in Late January. Altogether, they marched 1,000 miles in two and a half months. Occupy the Highway is the Journal of Sarah Handyside. It chronicles the entire trip.
BEHOLD, THE DEVIL SHALL CAST SOME OF YOU INTO PRISON: MARTIAL LAW & THE CONCENTRATION CAMPS
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In the wake of austere measures and severe, stringent legislation being passed at alarming rates by the Obama administration, the question and concern is what is the intention behind these rigorous laws? Within the past year, we've seen bills introduced that strip civil liberties, enable martial law (NDAA), censor, monitor and control the internet. Find out the secrets of why, and who is targeted.
Government and Governance
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Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A book needed in our times: commentary on the proper role of government and governance that respects the dignity of man.
The Rowan Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 145,660. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
Home of the R$D Fight With BLUE (collar)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A thoughtful and informative expose' on the rise of the Tea Party and the 'politics of greed' and obstruction. Chronicled in real time by a member of the '47 percent', these essays are meant to inspire the political junkie and novice alike.
Saragosa Prime: A Stolen World
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Series: Contact, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Saragosa Prime had been scheduled for turn-over to democratic government... up until the invasion. Now, Saragosa is occupied by a brutal dictator. Winner White is determined to free Saragosa, to complete the transition to democracy, and to save the civilian population. First, though, he needs to survive the occupying armies, find a way off-planet, and find a plan to defeat overwhelming forces.
Think and Think Again...
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Price: $9.11 USD. Words: 99,160. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
The purpose of this book is to inspire you to begin thinking for yourself. Why? Because we live in a society that is always dictating or telling us what to do, when to do it, and how to do it. We live in a society that has taken over our lives and our ability to think for ourselves.
A People's Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This author subscribes to the principle of check and balance in all human enterprises and endeavours to mitigate the effects of human sin. Therefore he supports a two-party system as the only legitimate democratic process whereby contesting sides in an election to parliament, state legislative assembly or local council may not take their constituents for granted.
CDR: Insure Domestic Tranquility
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
“The police are not here to create disorder, they're here to preserve disorder.” ~Mayor Richard J. Daily. Actually, since absolute freedom is pretty much pure anarchy, then maybe Daley was closer to the truth than it might first appear -- at least for this country. After all, freedom is disorderly, because everyone is at liberty to pursue their own lives and happinesses.