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Poetry of Soulful and Social Consciousness
By Chrystine Julian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A “Best Of” collection of political and social commentary poems by Chrystine Julian
What a Load of Crap; You Got Mail
By Paul Farrell
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,680. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
"What a Load of Crap; You got Mail" is comprised of e-mails sent to New York City Daily News writers in response to their columns. "Crap" is an essay on the important social issues in America.
Against Excess
By Mark Kleiman
You set the price! Words: 186,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mark Kleiman cuts through the rhetoric of the war on drugs and the legalization debate to discuss the practical options to control a wide range of substances. Both drug-taking and drug-control can be done to excess, and "Against Excess" shows how we can limit the damage done by both errors. It argues we need a middle ground: "grudging toleration" -- neither prohibition nor full legal availability.
Future Namibia
By Milton Louw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Namibians have a lot to be proud of. It is one of the most spectacular countries in terms of scenery and wildlife. In addition, it has enormous mineral wealth. This book is the result of my experiences and study of the best system for making this country even better for us, and our generations to come.
From Riches to Rags: My Direct Approach to Solving Homelessness and How I Got My Ass Kicked
By Matthew Bjonerud
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
I spent a year attempting to solve homelessness as a 23 year old recent college graduate. Inspired by the Jesuit ideals ingrained in me through my Catholic education, I pulled the homeless off the streets to live with them and attempted to help them get jobs. However, balancing my days in corporate America and my nights with the homeless created frequent conflicts.
Democratic Socialist Ideas in Buddha Dharma
By Tino Rozzo
You set the price! Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Democratic Socialism in Buddha Dharma is a text and Sutra all in one. Buddha-Guatama Siddartha,canbe consider one of the world first Democatic Socialist thinkers, and yet in consistency, even into the WON Buddhist sect it is proven that Democratic Socialism is the answer.
Shoveling Smoke: Laws & Regulations Smother Jobs & Economy
By James Jackson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Like it or not, America gets 4 more years of Obama & Democrat policies. Like shoveling smoke, Obama & those like him are never there, and never responsible. Nothing sticks. Mincing no words, Firenze Sage, aka James A. Jackson, comments on laws and the stories which shapes our world. Attorney Jackson places responsibility on Obama and years of liberals. You will cry. And laugh.
Take Action
By Marshall Davis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Get your copy today! Due to the current injustices, unbalanced policies, economic inequality, and disconnect between the people and politicians, Take Action urges the reader to demand change while they better themselves.
ТӨРИЙН НУУЦЫН ТУХАЙ ӨНӨӨГИЙН ХАНДЛАГЫГ ӨӨРЧЛӨХ ЗАМААР ИРГЭДИЙН МЭДЭХ ЭРХИЙГ ХАНГАХ НЬ
By Open Society Forum
Price: Free! Words: 12,340. Language: Russian. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This is a policy report about improving citizen participation in country's policy making process through changing state secrecy approach within the country. The policy report was carried under the policy fellowship program by the Open Society Forum in 2010.
Thank You For Being Young
By Andrew Lerner
Price: Free! Words: 40,040. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A venture capital executive draws on a wide variety of business, government, and societal trends to illustrate how most major challenges facing younger adults are exacerbated by age biases. 2011 eLit award winner.
Civility in America: Essays from America's Thought Leaders
By DGI Press
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
In 2011, The Dilenschneider Group, a strategic communications firm, sponsored a series of lectures on civility in conjunction with the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Collected in this volume are the thoughts of six of the nation’s most insightful minds as they explore this crisis and offer their opinions as to how we can restore civility in society.
Return Of The Brown People
By Andy Wilkinson
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Approximately six hundred years ago Europeans came to this country, killed many of the brown people, (with weapons or diseases), and ran the rest of them off or put them on reservations. It looks like the brown people are coming to get it back.
Copaganda: Why the Constitution Doesn't Apply to You
By I.C. Thruit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A light-hearted look at police brutality, judicial malfeasance and media complicity.
BLACK, DUMB and BAREFOOT...AND KNOCKED UP BY THE DEMOCRATS
By Milt Thomas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A provocative, unapologetic exposé on the Black voters and their relationship with the Democrat Party, as Black voters are characterized as paramours, at best Through immensely entertaining anecdotes, many of which from his own past, the author takes the reader on a journey through what has be called the "Black Code."
Understanding Thomas Sowell
By Richard Patterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,780. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
An examination of the underlying assumptions in Sowell's libertarian analysis of society with a view to pinpointing exactly where liberals are most likely to part company with him. Starting with Sowell’s view of the role of intellectuals in our society, Patterson digs down into the conceptions of knowledge and reason underlying Sowell’s ideas about social processes, justice, and morality.
La jeunesse n'est plus ce qu'elle était .... tant mieux !
By Olivier Vial
Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: French. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
49 % des Français ont une image négative de la jeunesse. De nombreux préjugés se sont ainsi développés finissant par poser un véritable problème politique. En 2012, la droite a rendez-vous avec la jeunesse. Elle ne doit pas le rater.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: IS-30 Mitigation eGrants for the Subgrant Applicants (IS-30)
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,810. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, provides Subgrant applicants basic knowledge about using the web-based Mitigation Electronic Grants (eGrants) Management System.
50 Key Questions Only We The People Can Answer
By Stanley Bronstein
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
From August through October 2010, Stanley Bronstein walked all 50 states of the USA. Inside you will discover the 13 Self-evident Truths he learned about America and the 50 Key Questions We The People MUST ask and answer if America is to be saved.
The Peaceable Christian: Five Evangelicals Reflect on Peace
By Michael T. Cooper
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 43,780. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 by Sacred Tribes Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Following an interdisciplinary approach, the diverse authors of this book suggest how seeking to become peacemakers may be a wiser path than the traditional approaches of just war or pacifist total nonviolence approaches. In this book you will gain perspectives from a philosopher, Bible scholar, multicultural expert, a psychologist, and an educator.
Passing Obamacare
By Glenn Morton
Price: Free! Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Hello fellow Americans! My name is Glenn, and I'm an insurance broker. I have seen the effects of high premiums first hand, and wanted Obamacare to bring positive change in health care. As I became more familiar with Obamacare, I realized how harmful it is, and found a better solution. By reading Passing Obamacare, you will too :o) "Repeal" now has an important partner...Replace!