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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.
Citizens DisUnited: Passive Investors, Drone CEOs, and the Corporate Capture of the American Dream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by Miniver Press. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate governance
Robert A. G. Monks has been a CEO and board member of large public companies, the head of the Labor Department's ERISA agency, and an entrepreneur/founder of companies including proxy advisor Institutional Shareholder Services. In this book, he shows how corporate executives divert shareholder assets to undermine democracy and enrich themselves, putting both capitalism and democracy at risk.
The Battle for Eastleigh - The True Story of the 2013 Parliamentary By-Election
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The shock result of the Eastliegh By election of 2013 gave a massive boost to UKIP, and a blow to the Conservatives. This is a gripping account of the Eastleigh Parliamentary By-Election written by an experienced observer of Parliamentary By-Elections who charts the rise, and fall, of the different parties. .
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.
Revolution In The United Kingdom
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Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A revolution in the United Kingdom is needed in order to bring true democracy. Power should be exercised by the people. Exercising that power through representatives, with their political party allegiances, distorts it and waters it down. There is a better way.
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.
Essays for the 99% - The Collection - Class Warfare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
"Well if you want to hear what most of us are thinking read this book."~~"This writer is spot on . . . making him one of the biggest dreamers in America at the present time. His writing is eloquent and concise."~~The "Essays for the 99%" are the voice of the speechless, the dream of the hopeless, and the passion of the true Patriots who love this great nation enough to want to save it.
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?
Romney's Run
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: British English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A look at some of the key moments of the 2012 Republican Presidential Campaign, this is a collection of blog posts & entries originally published on the Al Jazeera English website. From the early campaigning in Iowa to Mitt Romney's concession on election night this follows an historic and dramatic election campaign. Also includes some exclusive 'behind the scenes' photos.
OBAMA; Liar and Thief in Chief
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Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
How the President of the United States used the FBI to attack a private company for no other reasons than it was not unionized, and the management game money to his political opponent.
Local Ballot Initiatives: How citizens can change laws with clipboards, conversations, and campaigns
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A booklet about how people use the ballot initiative process at the local level.
Beyond Plutocracy - True Democracy for America
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Price: Free! Words: 113,820. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Plutocracy is governance by the wealthy. America is not really a democracy but a plutocracy dominated by a powerful wealthy minority that serves itself first and best. This book offers a partial redesign of our government that really fixes in just the right way what’s really wrong with it, moving our nation beyond plutocracy to true democracy, honest government and a just society.
Maximum Republic
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You set the price! Words: 19,630. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Anyone who knows anything about Britain knows that it is a democracy and a constitutional monarchy. The trouble is, it is neither. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is one of the most exotic nations on earth. In Maximum Republic Dan Hind explains how the country is currently run and sets out a programme of thorough reform.
Tax Hikes – you decide!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The US election has been won- now Congress must agree to budgetary measures to see the US through the next year. Again the focus will be tax increases on the rich and the Republicans will fight those increases. But it doesn't need to be this way.The solution is simple, take the decision of tax rates away from bickering politicians and give it to the people, where the power belongs, in a democracy.
How To Decide In The Elections: A Global Vote-Formula on Issues and Leadership and the Obama-Romney Case in 2012
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A scientific method to vote and decide in a meaningful rational political way. We propose and apply the ISPLE methodology (Issues, Similarity, Priority, Leadership, Estimation) to the Obama-Romney case in 2012. We use a Global Vote-Formula to score the candidates analytically. This is an e-Book for all the citizens, voters and children for any coming elections worldwide. A vision for e-Elections
Vote Your Ass Off
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Price: Free! Words: 27,200. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This is a humorous, tongue-in-cheek, hard-hitting commentary of political facts delivered in a comedic viewpoint to the masses.
It's The Economy Stupid, Or Is It?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
“It’s the Economy Stupid” That is all you hear in America and from all corners of the earth every day. Europe is in a crisis with financial meltdown due to socialist government practices and control of the money and the way it is created (or not created as is the case most of the time). “But, if we can just fix the economy” If this is all that is wrong in America; the Founders died in vain.
The Democrat Playbook for Conservatives
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
'The Democrat Playbook for Conservatives' is an examination of the mind and mindless-ness of today's democrat. This is the same party that fought against Abe Lincoln in the Civil War.This is the same party today who voted to exclude God and Jeruselem from their convention platform. This just might be the pocket aid you need to help you deal with any bloviating liberal at your next dinner-party!
Justice--Liberty or Equality
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Price: Free! Words: 47,610. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Revolutionaries generally emphasize equality. The citizens believe they are equal to the kings and the cardinals. As America’s Declaration of Independence stated “All men are created equal.” But after the revolution the constitutions written almost universally emphasize liberty–– the freedom to vote, to stand equally before the law and possibly for equality of opportunity.