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Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy

Tragedy and Hope 101: The Illusion of Justice, Freedom and Democracy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,100. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
If you’ve ever suspected that “democratic governments” can be secretly manipulated and controlled, this book is for you. (It will both confirm your suspicions and show you how it’s done.) However, if you’ve accepted the schoolhouse version of Western democracy, the meticulously footnoted facts presented in this book are sure to turn your worldview upside down. (Read at your own risk.)
How To Democrat In The Age Of Trump
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2018 by Strong Arm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Having spent a lifetime fighting the good fight in the trenches of the progressive movement and Democratic Party, Mike Lux has seen the good, the bad, and the ugly of politics up close and personal. A progressive populist before it was cool, but with an aversion to blindly following anyone’s dogmatic approach, he lays out a strategy and message for winning a long-term Democratic governing majority
Discorso sulla servitù volontaria
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: Italian. Published: April 7, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“vorrei solo comprendere come è possibile che tanti uomini, tanti paesi, tante città e nazioni tollerino talvolta un solo tiranno, che non ha altro potere che quello che gli danno; che ha il potere di nuocere loro solo finché essi possono sopportarlo; che non potrebbe far loro alcun male, se non quando essi preferiscono sopportarlo piuttosto che contraddirlo..."
Let's Move On: Beyond Fear & False Prophets
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Vicente Fox, the former president of Mexico, issues both a denunciation of the current state of American politics and a call to unity and resistance in the face of rising ethnocentric and anti-democratic sentiments.
Two Tyrants. The Myth of a Two-Party Government and the Liberation of the American Voter
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Are you sick of Republicans and Democrats? Polls show that the vast majority of Americans are tired of the two party system and its trappings. Although it seems that we are doomed to be led by one party or the other in perpetuity, Two Tyrants argues that the right reforms could alter the course of our collective political destiny.
Public Choice Theory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book will offer a brief understanding of the concept and try to shape the understanding about elections for most people. An introductory chapter on what is public choice is followed by the theory’s historical development starting from late 1700s till modern day, what concepts from several disciplines shape up our understanding about public choice.
Mafia Don: Donald Trump's 40 Years Of Mob Ties
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,060. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
If you don't know this book, you don't know your President. Written a year before his inauguration, MAFIA DON correctly predicted Mr. Trump's ascent to the presidency and the chaos that would surround his first days in office. Mr. Trump is the least transparent person ever to serve as President of the United States, and the book chronicles many dark secrets including Mafia ties through 2017.
Liberal Betrayal of America and the Tea Party Firestorm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,670. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010 by Elderberry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This book explains why liberals hate America, the enormous power of the Tea Party movement, and the many ways individual citizens citizens can act to revive the spirit and confidence of of a great nation under siege.
Robert B. Reich’s Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Free enterprise, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This is a Summary of Robert B. Reich’s Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few. This presents a myth-shattering breakdown of how the economic system that helped make America so strong is now failing us, and what it will take to fix it. This summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the current time to devour all 304 pages.
Axioms for Organizers: Trailblazer for Social Justice
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Fred Ross Sr.’s AXIOMS FOR ORGANIZERS is a gem--a concise, bilingual treasure trove of tips for social justice advocates. It provides a stirring portrait of Ross, one of the 20th century’s most influential grassroots organizers, and spells out his guiding principles! A must read for students, teachers and community, labor, immigrant and human rights organizers committed to social justice.
Another Election? How the Voting System Works in Australia
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
This up-to-date booklet on the Australian Voting System will give you clarity and understanding of how voting at elections works. Jim Reiher was inspired by his adult daughter who said that many of her friends want to understand how the Australian voting system works, but are a bit embarrassed to ask. This book fills that gap, with its easy to understand communication and diagrams.
United We Stand, Divided We Fall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
This is an essay about Patriotism The basic concept is that unless the people are united, it is easy to destroy them. We have to decide if we are Individualist or Collectivist under an Oligarch Collectivist system run by a selective “elite” group of monarchs.

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