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Who Gets to Lead When We Don't Know Where We Are Going Or What We Want to Become?
Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: 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.
Branded, The Inside Story Of A Game-changing Belgian Election Campaign
Price: Free! Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by Brandhome. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In Branded, Erik Saelens, strategic director of Brandhome, describes the course of the N-VA campaign in the run-up to the mother of all Belgian elections on May 25, 2014. His personal account offers a suspenseful and disconcerting view from the inside of how opposing forces in the media, politics, culture and business actively worked against the N-VA, against Brandhome and against Saelens himself.
Gebrandmerkt, Logboek Van Een N-VA Campagne
Price: Free! Words: 49,880. Language: Dutch. Published: September 21, 2014 by Brandhome. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In 'Gebrandmerkt' beschrijft Erik Saelens de ontwikkeling en het verloop van de N-VA campagne in de aanloop naar de moeder aller verkiezingen, de verkiezingen op 25 mei 2014. Zijn persoonlijke verslag geeft een meeslepende en vooral onthutsende kijk van binnenuit op de actieve tegenkrachten vanuit media, politiek, cultuur en bedrijfsleven tegen de N-VA, tegen Brandhome en tegen Saelens zelf.
Pritical Thinking - The Lost Art of Critical Thinking and Common Sense in Politics and Public Policy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Pritical Thinking is a book on a mission to restore critical thinking and common sense to American politics and public policy. It's about ending the practice of telling people what to think and teaching them how to think. Pritical Thinking offers an alternative method to evaluating politics and public policy and instills a healthy level of skepticism in conventional wisdom.
The Modern Administration of the Earth
You set the price! Words: 71,920. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In present times, due to mass terrorism and animosity, the world is suffering endless wars. The author puts forth his views on how a modern administration based on Liberal thinking and central power inspired by Christ’s message should function.
Connections: Celebration, Wisdom and Commentary from Dunedin Methodist Parish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Arising from a New Zealand context and touching on universal issues, Connections offers 45 responses from the people of Dunedin Methodist Parish to the challenge of being church and living out the gospel in their community. The articles, selected from weekly contributions 2007–2013, are grouped into five broad categories, and cover diverse topics.
Fifty Shades of Pain: How Obamacare Will Slowly Strangle America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Fifty Shades of Pain: How Obama Care Will Slowly Strangle America” examines fifty of our professions, actions and pursuits, describing how each will be affected, diluted and obliterated by Obama Care. From Sports, to Doctors to Driving to Sex, this tome provides how the most important legislative initiative of our time will end up destroyin
Privacy for Me and Not for Thee: The Movement for Invincible Personal Encryption, Radical State Transparency, and the Snowden Hack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,640. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security / cryptography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Edward Snowden, the former NSA contractor, perpetrated the greatest assault on American intelligence in US history. Yet his select brotherhood of adversarial journalists, radical activists and anarchist hackers have remained in the shadows. This book brings them to light and challenges their war for absolute encryption even as they demand radical transparency of liberal democracies.
The Student Loan Swindle: Why It Happened – Who’s To Blame – How The Victims Can Be Saved
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
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.
Reconstructing Oregon’s Frankentax: Improving the Equity, Financial Sustainability, and Efficiency of Property Taxes
Price: Free! Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: 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.
Los hijos de Robespierre. Francia: de la OAS a la intervención en Libia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: Spanish. Published: November 8, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Esta obra se ocupa de trazar, el itinerario de una tradición que hizo de la ocupación y de las cruentes formas de represión, un hábito sostenido por siglos. Recorre desde los sueños expansivos de Richeliu y Colbert hasta la presencia en el sudeste asiático y la vergonzosa derrota a manos de los vietnamitas; desde el crudo colonialismo en Argelia hasta la escuela de tortura de la OAS.
Canadian Health Policy in the News
Price: Free! Words: 127,890. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: 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.
None Dare Call It Conspiracy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,620. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The story you are about to read is true. The names have not been changed to protect the guilty. This book may have the effect of changing your life. After reading this book you will never look at national and world events in the same way again.
Wake Up America!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,890. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Chris Hedges said, "We now live in a nation where doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, universities destroy knowledge, government destroys freedom, the press destroys information, religion destroys morals, and our banks destroy the economy." Awareness of the problem (like medical care is not healthcare) is step 1, the solutions are based on understanding of true principles v false.
Indeterminate Sentence: A New Zealand World War II Conscientious Objector's Story
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 49,240. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Compelling story of a World War II conscientious objector captures a piece of New Zealand history that is not well known. The small group of people described here had a strong influence on the thinking of others as New Zealanders later grappled with the issues raised by the Vietnam War in the late 1960s and the nuclear ships issue more recently.
Libertarian Renaissance
Series: Liberty for America, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Former Libertarian Party State Chair George Phillies proposes a systematic plan for fixing the difficulties that ail the Libertarian Party. His objective is majority party status for the Libertarians.
Ending World Hunger: School Lunches for Kids Around the World
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 64,910. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The book Ending World Hunger: School Lunches for Kids Around the World features over 50 interviews with officials from the United Nations World Food Programme, Catholic Relief Services, World Vision, the Barefoot Foundation and ChildsLife International. Each interview shows the status of these critical child feeding programs and their role in ending hunger and poverty.
May the Odds Be With Us Legal Segregation in America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,180. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Americans are legally segregated. MAY THE ODDS BE WITH US shows how and why corporate sports monopolies and their political representatives were able to enact the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act. That legislation created legal segregation. The principles of liberty and justice apply to all Americans. Everyone should be free to make wagers on sports.
Misadventures in Journalism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
From the 1976 Republican National Convention in Kansas City to the 1995 O.J. Simpson trial of the century in Los Angeles, gonzo journalist H.B. Koplowitz explores the oxymoron of "journalism ethics" in this anthology of seven New Journalism stories.
The Flim Flam Republic
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,960. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
'The Flim Flam Republic' holds the Australian nation under a bare bulb and asks some serious questions about who we are and where we're headed as a people. What has made us great in the past may be slipping away and there's nobody at the barricades. It tells a few home truths and explodes a few myths in an honest ground level view of ourselves as we enter the 21st Century.