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21 Machetes
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Price: Free! Words: 21,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
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Take one of America's largest utilities...a delusional, error-prone CEO...a $46.5 million war chest filched from customers...California's squalid, pay-to-play ballot initiative process...what results? Hubris, overreach and venality upended by truthiness. Over-torqued battlefield dispatches create a fast-paced nonfiction novella -- a bugle call to that silent army of citizen optimists everywhere.
Common Core State Standards and Race to the Top - An Introduction to Marxism 101
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Price: Free! Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This is highly detailed research into the state education system and the inclusion of Socialism and Marxism that are destructive to the American way of life. Taught to our children in public schools as a legitimate means to govern that's worthy to pursue, millions of parents in their respective states have no idea this is being pushed by their publicly funded educators.
Canadian Health Policy in the News
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Price: Free! Words: 127,890. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Canadian health policy will always be emerging and unfolding, responding to changing environmental and economic factors, new technologies, publicly held values and differing political landscapes. "Canadian Health Policy in the News" captures a moment in time and presents the issues that concern Canadians most, grounding our national discourse and debate on healthcare in the best evidence.
...And the Souls Cried Out: Remembering the Victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Tragedy
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Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This book is dedicated in remembrance of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy as well as their parents.
Beyond Guns and God: Understanding the Complexities of the White Working Class in America
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Price: Free! Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set aside stereotypes about the white working class and explore the complexities of this major voting block. Public Religion Research Institute’s 2012 survey, "Beyond Guns and God," upends many liberal and conservative assumptions about the white working class' affinity with the Tea Party, religiosity, cultural values, and perspectives on the economy, while confirming some established beliefs.
India Beyond Stampede Of Stupidities (Revised & Updated)
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Price: Free! Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
An analytical commentary on how energies of ideas for socio-political changes, create a stampede of stupidities, when they are reactive and participants of change fail to observe assimilative perspectives, compromising the sanity of system, which could weed out loads of aggression, chaos and conflicts from the soil of struggle. A global reality, elaborated with India as a case study.
Revolution in the Air
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,030. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Short essays about freedom and hope under our Constitution. Begins with a review of JFK and the Unspeakable by James Douglass. Articles investigate taxes and labor market freedom, health care, financial fraud, secrecy, torture, and citizens' right of revolution. Explores our obligation to replace illegitimate government, and how to advance revolutionary aims via secession and civil disobedience.
Happy Party Platform
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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.
To Be Frank!!
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Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
"To be frank!!" is a collection of satirical poems highlighting the existing Indian political scenario in the run up to general elections.
Reconstructing Oregon’s Frankentax: Improving the Equity, Financial Sustainability, and Efficiency of Property Taxes
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Price: Free! Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The City Club of Portland chartered your committee to research the evolution of the Oregon property tax system, to understand and explain it, to evaluate its pros and cons, and to recommend improvements.
Soldier of Misfortune: George W. Bush's War in Iraq
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Analysis of the war in Iraq as it entered its middle stages in 2004 and 2005. Investigates the war's mistakes, poor reasoning, and catastrophic consequences. Analyzes why the Iraq war was misdirected from the start. Important reading for people interested in the United States' misdirected foreign policy: why the war occurred, how to correct the mistake, what to do as we look ahead.
Binnen Zonder Bellen
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Price: Free! Words: 11,710. Language: Dutch. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Europees parlementslid Philip Claeys (Vlaams Belang) beschrijft hoe het feitelijke wegvallen van de binnengrenzen in de EU de immigratiestroom nog groter en oncontroleerbaarder heeft gemaakt. Het asiel- en immigratiebeleid van de EU is geen oplossing voor het probleem, het is een onderdeel van het probleem. Elk land moet dus opnieuw zelf kunnen bepalen wie het op zijn grondgebied toelaat.
Quatre priorités pour 2012
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You set the price! Words: 1,260. Language: French. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Quel est l'enjeu de la campagne présidentielle ? Quelles sont les priorités pour la France et les Français ? Priorité n° 1 : l'école primaire, le niveau de maîtrise de la langue écrite et des mathématiques élémentaires. Pourquoi cette priorité ? Quel est l'état des lieux ? Comment améliorer le niveau ? Quelles sont les conséquences sur les autres volets de l'action de l'État ?
Give Paz a Chance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Pennylesse. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Give Paz a Chance collects essays in media studies, cultural criticism, and politics by former White House and State Department official Joseph P. Duggan. The title essay lauds Octavio Paz's commitment to criticism as a way of thinking with integrity, as ”the imagination cured of fantasies and determined to face the world's realities.”
The Very First Blog Posts of All Time (on The Blog Empty Glass Full)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
A compilation of the first humorous and satiric posts on the blog Empty Glass Full, written by John Nicholas Datesh. Topical commentary so you should download the book immediately or before the end of the current news cycle, whichever comes first.
The Nigerian Polity
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Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This book contains powerfully crafted articles on many political affairs and national issues about Nigeria. The articles are indeed thought-provoking and captivating. The author’s style and presentation are really fascinating. It’s a compendium of brilliant piece of writing.
Who Gets to Lead When We Don't Know Where We Are Going Or What We Want to Become?
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Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Ignored, abused and sued: that's the state of the Government of New Brunswick's relationship with its citizens in 2014. How the heck did we get here and what are we going to do about it? In their latest collaboration, public affairs writer Lisa Hrabluk and John McLaughlin, president emeritus of the University of New Brunswick, lay out a roadmap to drive change in New Brunswick.
The Student Loan Swindle: Why It Happened – Who’s To Blame – How The Victims Can Be Saved
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The only way to resolve the student loan crisis is with a robust campaign of civil disobedience. This book explains how to use the Internet and social media to force a settlement on Wall Street that is fair to bankers and borrowers alike. Civil disobedience is justified by an analysis of the history of the crisis and the damage it has done to working families and our system of higher education.
Bilan 2011, perspectives 2012
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You set the price! Words: 1,420. Language: French. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Les prévisions que nous avions dressées en janvier 2011 se sont-elles avérées justes ? Et quelles sont nos perspectives pour 2012 ? Accélération de la vitesse d'évolution de notre civilisation, effondrement du dollar, crise chinoise, accroissement de la puissance et du rôle des très grandes entreprises : autant de « facteurs-clés » que nous analysons.
Why Liberalism? How our Sense of Empathy and Fairness Determines our Political Orientation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Ever wonder why it's virtually impossible to change someone's mind on a political issue? It's because political opinion is not based on philosophy, rational thinking or facts. But instead on the culture we've been socialized into. And specifically, how much that culture prizes empathy vs self-interest and the desire for fairness vs the desire for social stability.