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The Story of Mission272+
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Price: Free! Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This is the story of how Narendra Modi’s speech-making, spanning more than 100 speeches (with a marathon 75 plus public rallies (including the Assembly election 2013 campaign and 20 plus town-hall events) shook up the Indian political landscape in little over 15 months.
The Wee Blue Book
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Price: Free! Words: 15,760. Language: British English. Published: August 11, 2014 by The New Curiosity Shop. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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Scotland's referendum 2104 - the facts the papers leave out. Don't vote in the independence referendum until you've read this.
The Quotable Dissenting Heretic: Profound Statements of Human Dignity and Revolution
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You set the price! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by aLife Beyond Books. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Some people stood up for themselves, and some people weren't allowed to stand at all, but all had a voice. Some were political, some were philosophical, but all were thought-provoking.
21: The Last Night with Taiwan's Sunflower Movement
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Price: Free! Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
On March 18, 2014, Taiwanese students known as the "Sunflower Movement" peacefully occupied their nation's legislature. Three weeks later, after their peaceful demonstration raised national and global awareness of the dangers of secret negotiations with China, they withdrew. This inside story tells the last 21 hours of the non-violent occupancy and includes background, politics, peace, and love.
Australian Politics – the GST Solution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Social and political commentator, Skye Blue, looks at an innovative solution to the GST issue in Australian politics.Do we have a revenue problem, or a spending problem? Who should decide what the GST rate is? Perhaps you should decide? Join Skye in this unique article about the GST.
The Social Contract
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
By what authority does your government govern you? Do they have your explicit consent? Did they ask for your permission? And why is it that our paid employees, the politicians, tell us what the rules are? Don't we own and pay for the government to exist? For hundreds of years people have explored the relationship between government and the People - here is a new look at this critical issue.
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.
The 2013 American Values Survey: In Search of Libertarianism in America
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Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Despite conventional wisdom linking the Tea Party movement with the libertarian arm of the Republican Party, a majority of libertarians (61 percent) say they do not consider themselves a part of the Tea Party movement. Libertarians, who comprise seven percent of the public, also hold positions on many important economic and social issues that are distinct from the Tea Party and Republicans.
Why We Should Opt Out
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A booklet that seeks to examine under Protocol 36 those European Union Police and Criminal Justice Measures into which the Home Office has indicated a desire to 'opt in'. The evaluation focuses on measures with potential negative consequences for freedom, and measures which the United Kingdom would manage better outside of European Court of Justice (ECJ) auspices.
“¿Perdone, ...? – ¡deneí! ¡deneí! ”
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Price: Free! Words: 9,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
¿Qué hay para hoy? Nunca sabes qué. Siempre una sorpresa. A veces hace bien. Otras no tanto. Pero cuando la sorpresa invade de forma opresora y no deja espacio para el ser y el vivir, es decir, cuando la sorpresa no es casual ni trae buenaventura, cuando está regida por la envidia, el odio, la ignorancia, la avaricia y la codicia, deja de ser sorpresa y se transforma en alarma. Y entonces, ...
The King here is the people—Demokratia
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Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
In ancient Greek ordinary people ran their own society. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
Themistocles talks back
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Themistocles read and then gave his opinion--talkback. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
The Other Side of Democracy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Once people hear about democracy, their minds directly think about beautiful and positive concepts like freedom, justice, and rights. Why don’t we consider the other side of democracy away from what mass media presents and how society shapes our minds. The following article highlights some of the weakness points of democracy.
The Best of Times
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A narrative about what life in The United States was in our golden era, and how it became what it is, and offering solutions to enable us to once again travel the path to freedom and self reliance.
The Right Can't Win
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
How the LEFT renders the RIGHT impotent in today's dumbed down society. By its very nature Government is composed of people that firmly reside on the Left. The Right Can't Win explores the various reasons for this with the most obvious reason almost never being discussed; People that want to simply be left alone (and not be the champion of do-gooder causes) don't covet elected office.
Democratic Legitimacy in The European Union
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
As the European Community has grown both in size and in influence, a democratic deficit has emerged as the result of its creation and perpetuation without direct consent from the European citizens over whom its political jurisdiction has asserted authority.
Ritratti di italiani in tempi di elezioni
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Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: Italian. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Brevi ritratti di elettori italiani incontrati in volantinaggi, raccolte firme e altri momenti di campagna elettorale vissuta sul territorio, che anche nell’era delle reti sociali si rivela un metodo insostituibile per tastare lo stato di un Paese. Spero di aver restituito fedelmente la realta' di persone e storie che sostiene il cammino delle idee in generale e della politica in particolare.
Let Us Heed Good Advice
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Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: British English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
If you don’t support wisdom and peace initiatives DON’T READ THIS BOOK! The 4 March General Elections are here. We all want peace. No one wants a repeat of what happened in 2007/2008. Wrong choices will mean no development, poverty and endless exploitation. Do not allow moneybags to cheat you. Elect with your future in mind.
CDR: Insure Domestic Tranquility
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
“The police are not here to create disorder, they're here to preserve disorder.” ~Mayor Richard J. Daily. Actually, since absolute freedom is pretty much pure anarchy, then maybe Daley was closer to the truth than it might first appear -- at least for this country. After all, freedom is disorderly, because everyone is at liberty to pursue their own lives and happinesses.
The Dying Yankee
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Have you ever wondered what happened to our spark? That flame that once shot up so strongly from our American souls? Our passion as American citizens? I am talking about the enthusiasm for a great life in this magnificent country…the United States of America. Who or what has stamped out our flame of passion, and left us in mediocre dimness to become dying Yankees?