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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.
The Quotable Dissenting Heretic: Profound Statements of Human Dignity and Revolution
You set the price! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by aLife Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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.
1914-2014: Van Loopgraven naar Republiek
Price: Free! Words: 69,230. Language: Dutch. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
Het zopas verschenen boek van Vlaams Belang-voorzitter Gerolf Annemans, waarin het project van de Vlaamse ontvoogding wordt scherp gesteld
Economics: Household Management
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This one returns Economics to its original meaning, household management and identifies entropy, not scarcity, as the problem and cooperation, not competition, as the solution. It addresses the two defects in money ignored by the prevailing scarcity-competition orthodoxy; that money originates as interest-bearing debt and that money has no definition of its value.
21: The Last Night with Taiwan's Sunflower Movement
Price: Free! Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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.
Ending the Culture War-A Devoted Conservative and a Diehard Liberal Make Friends (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 36. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Professor Phil Neisser and Jacob Hess interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft. “You’re not as crazy as I thought. (but you’re still wrong) Conversations between a Devoted Conservative and a Die-Hard Liberal” by Phil Neisser and Jacob Hess is an inspiring attempt by its authors to show how we can move beyond the energy sapping conflict between left and right, conservative and liberal.
Wise Democracy-Discovering Solutions to Intractable Problems (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 29. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Jim Rough interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Jim is an expert in Wise Democracy. He originated the technique called dynamic facilitation which he now uses with Wisdom Councils, a social process designed to empower large systems of people. In this interview Jim describes how the quality of conversation which really counts along with the people who have that conversation.
Successful Nations-Harnessing the Aspirations of the People (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 23. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Richard Barrett interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Richard is an author, speaker and social commentator on the evolution of human values in business and society. Richard’s latest book is Love, Fear and the Destiny of Nations; the impact of the evolution of human consciousness on world affairs. Richard is a leading global expert on the evolution of human values &, leadership.
Transpartisan Politics-The Power of Integrating Diversity (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Joseph McCormick interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft on Transpartisan Politics. Transpartisan Politics is an approach to politics which is integral and holistic. It seeks to go beyond the old divisions of left/right, conservative/liberal, authoritarian/libertarian, nationalist/inter-nationalist, individual/group, control/freedom, heart/mind, masculine/ feminine, courage/compassion and so on.
Simultaneous Global Policy Making-Bottom-Up Global Policy (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
John Bunzl is interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft on his vision for global, bottom up simultaneous policy formation- the democratisation of globalisation. John is a businessman with a simple and powerful new vision for global governance. In 2000, John Bunzl founded the International Simultaneous Policy Organization (ISPO) and launched the Simultaneous Policy (SIMPOL) campaign.
Australian Politics – the GST Solution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
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.
Money Facts: Simple, Obvious, but Neglected
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
For money to work properly, it needs to be understood as a medium of communication that strangers use to cooperate. Capitalism as we know it is out of control, It can be brought under control by having money originate debt-free with its value defined in work time. Evidence presented from Cooperation:The Wealth of Nations Game shows how it can be done.
South Africa's People's Parliament: The Dream Deferred
Price: Free! Words: 115,310. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In 2006, an employee of South Africa's Parliament was summarily fired, because he was a candidate in the municipal elections. This is the true story of his struggle to defend his political rights and that of Parliament’s 2000-plus employees. In the process he exposed the hypocrisy at the same Parliament that elected Mandela as the first black president of a post-Apartheid South Africa.
India Beyond Stampede Of Stupidities (Revised & Updated)
Price: Free! Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
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 Unprevented War - Why the First World War Was Fought
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The First World War was one of the defining events of the 20th century. It was supposed to be the war to end all wars but instead it had disastrous repercussions, some of which are still reverberating today. A direct line can be drawn from the end of the First World War to the rise of Nazi Germany and to the beginning of the Second World War.
Polska,ale jaka?
You set the price! Words: 60,700. Language: Polish. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Polska w uścisku globalizmu i konsumpcjonizmu.
The 2013 American Values Survey: In Search of Libertarianism in America
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: 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! ”
Price: Free! Words: 9,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
¿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, ...