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Ideas for the World's Future: A Collection of Cultural, Social and Politically Themed Articles
By TaraElla
Price: Free! Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
TaraElla is a singer-songwriter. She is, however, most notable for her cultural projects. This book contains articles she has written over the years, with ideas on how we can make the world a better place.
The Roots of Racial Conflict
By Joaquim Huang
Price: Free! Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Why are there continuing racial conflicts in the world? Author Joaquim Huang delves into the fears that ethnic groups harbour against other groups and shows that the way forward is to develop an inclusiveness transcending race as well as religion.
Is It Ever Okay To Steal?
By James Benitez
Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Politics & Government
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Have you ever taken what’s not rightfully yours? We’ve all been told stealing is bad, but many continue to steal. Some make excuses for stealing. Some steal without knowing they’re stealing. Does that make it alright? When, if ever, is it okay to steal?
Happy Party Platform
By Roy Baron
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
As Happytarians, we seek a world of Happiness; a world in which all individuals own their lives, Government is compassionate, collaborative, and simple. We are the people, by the people, and for the people to own Happyness so help us God.
2013 Hispanic Values Survey: How Shifting Religious Identities and Experiences are Influencing Hispanic Approaches to Politics
By Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The new Hispanic Values Survey conducted by the nonpartisan Public Religion Research Institute. The survey’s release coincides with the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.
The 2013 Ohio Values Survey
By Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The 2013 Ohio Values Survey, a follow-up survey to the 2012 Ohio Values Survey, was designed to gauge Ohio voters’ opinions on three important issue areas as they begin to look toward the 2014 mid-term elections.
Gay Marriage is not Logical
By E. Reltso
Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
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Many people wrongly feel they should be 'tolerant' of gay marriage and not oppose it, even though it is not something they would do personally. This book explains the falsity of this notion. Gays won the legal right to be left alone in the 2003 case of Lawrence v. Texas. They are no longer on the defensive. Their goal with gay marriage is to proactively compel acceptance of gayness as normal.
Censorship, Liberty, and Truth
By Michael Brulotte
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
A sentiment exists among our leaders today that citizens are children and need to be protected. The belief has spread with viral depth. It has persisted with religious tenacity, and the state is at fault. The state is at fault with its paternalistic zeal, with its judicious abandon, and thus we find ourselves beneath its dark umbrella.
Diverse, Disillusioned, and Divided: Millennial Values and Voter Engagement in the 2012 Election
By Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
With nearly two-thirds of younger Millennials (age 18-24) registered to vote, college-age Americans are a significant voting bloc. As the second installment of a two-part study, Public Religion Research Institute’s new 2012 survey gives voice to their voting preferences and voter engagement, views of the current state of government, and perspectives on affirmative action programs.
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
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
On achève bien les chevaux
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 950. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Inique, injuste et immorale : telle est l'attitude du PDG de Thales qui « presse le citron » de ses employés en exigeant d'eux plus que les objectifs qui lui sont personnellement imposés. Conséquences sociales, économiques et politiques de ce comportement.
"And Gulliver Returns" Book 8 Politics--the Science of the Possible
By Total Health Publications
Price: Free! Words: 116,610. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Dr. Singh of the university assists the commander and his friends to see how people are motivated through political techniques-- such as fear, violence, sympathy, lying,etc. Our values and psychological motivations are used by others to manipulate us and by us to manipulate others. What techniques might be best to move people to do something about global warming and overpopulation?