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Themistocles talks back
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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.
Powers of the Texas Governor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Byron Goines explains some of the specifics concerning the powers of the Texas Governor and gives an explanation of the gubernatorial breakdown of the powers, along with some information about the Governor's power in the legislative process.
The Best of Times
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals
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.
Evolving Democracy
Price: Free! Words: 17,020. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
There's currently a growing sense of clarity that's besieging the world; where more and more people are realizing and, agreeing, that there is something terribly wrong with their respective countries. Written by an fed up citizen that has also grown tired of a broken system, this book aims to start a serious conversation about how to overhaul our archaic government policies.
The Right Can't Win
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: 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.
Updated and Expanded List of 212 of President Obama’s Accomplishments
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This e-book “Updated and Expanded List of 212 of President Obama’s Accomplishments” is a short list of accomplishments of a man who cares more about his country and the people than most past Presidents. This is why he was elected for a second term by an overwhelming majority of people who want to see America move forward with this man as the leader.
Democratic Legitimacy in The European Union
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by Miniver Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate governance, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: Italian. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
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
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: British English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“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
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: British English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: 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: America's Liar and Thief in Chief!
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: 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 contributed to his political opponent.
Local Ballot Initiatives: How citizens can change laws with clipboards, conversations, and campaigns
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A booklet about how people use the ballot initiative process at the local level.
Beyond Plutocracy - True Democracy for America
Price: Free! Words: 113,820. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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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
You set the price! Words: 19,630. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
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!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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