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My Trip to the Land of Gandhi: A Mexican-American's Journey to the Legacy of Nonviolent Resistance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A memoir about a Mexican mother’s son growing up in poverty in America and his pursuit of the human right to education through the legacy of Gandhian nonviolence. Erik Olson Fernández’s journey and his strategic insights are a call to action to finish the “unfinished business” of the 1960s with a nonviolent struggle for the human right to quality free public education in the Americas.
Peace-making Power-sharing.
Price: Free! Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
The first Canadian Citizens Assembly found out the best electoral reform, only to have the goal-posts moved against its adoption. Britain had half a dozen undemocratic voting methods, because only that one democratic method could work at all levels of government. The world anarchy of election systems are passed off as fashion statements. But progress in democracy wont go away.
The Lost Canadians
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 175,780. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
When Vancouver-born Don Chapman was six years old, he was stripped of his Canadian citizenship, thanks to an arcane provision of the 1947 Canadian Citizenship Act. Years later, he was stunned to discover that fact, and thus began his David and Goliath battle to change Canada’s discriminatory citizenship laws. In riveting, hard-hitting prose, Chapman describes his fight to rectify this injustice.
The Activist's Toolkit
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Advice and Encouragement from an Experienced Activist to Help You Be a Successful Leader in Your Community
Tragedy and Hope 101: The Illusion of Justice, Freedom and Democracy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,830. 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.)
The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,270. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Only half of the people vote and half of that bunch do not have a clue as to what they are doing. The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant, is a snarky look at the stupidity and ignorance found amongst the voting citizenry, the politicians they elect, and the professionals who report on their folly.
For the Love of Long Shots: A Memoir on Democracy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,480. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Bones Kendall. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Shawn Casey O'Brien's literary memoir For The Love Of Long Shots looks at the off-beat, humane possibilities as a rag tag group of disabled rebels lay the groundwork for a bloodless, democratic revolution by getting out the vote. Follow the true story of how O'Brien registered 100,000 disabled voters as well as their friends and family members in California in the 1990s.
America: Where Great Things Happen
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,580. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
Every single day, wonderful things happen in our country, but you would never know it from the news coverage. The philosophy that seems to drive headlines is: "If it bleeds, it leads." We are blasted out of our chairs daily by television commentators announcing "breaking news," which is almost always negative.
Crimini in Salotti Marci
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 102,110. Language: Italian. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Una denuncia della corruzione nell'Italia di oggi e del suo non essere più una democrazia bensì un regime comunista in camicia rosa.
Capitalism, Socialism, Social Plutocracy: An American Crisis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,280. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A call to action for all Americans, this book describes vital conditions that threaten the social, economic and political well-being of the nation. Among the topics covered are , technological change, offshoring, labor force participation, income inequity, education and health care. Long term solutions are suggested to remedy the political, economic and social problems examined in the book.
Party Politics in Southeast Asia - Organization Money Influence
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 130,690. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The first comparative study covering eight of the ten ASEAN countries. It provides a fresh look into organization and internal mechanisms of the main political parties, how they function on the ground, how they hold together, how their leadership systems work, including internal competition and candidate selection, campaign strategies and party finances, money politics and career opportunities.
99 Obama Blogs
Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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Sadly for the world, his words came true. On November 21, 2007, Barack Obama said, “I truly believe that the day I'm inaugurated, not only the country looks at itself differently, but the world looks at America differently. If I'm reaching out to the Muslim world they understand that I've lived in a Muslim country and I may be a Christian, but I also understand their point of view.”
The Constitution of the 4th Republic of Ghana
Price: Free! Words: 50,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book is the 1992 constitution of the Republic of Ghana. It summarizes the wishes and aspirations of the Ghanaian people. It is called the constitution of the 4th Republic of Ghana as well. The information in this book was sourced from Ghana's Ministry of Justice.
Muerte de una República
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: Spanish. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
El libro narra cómo el gobierno de Daniel Ortega, que llega al poder al ganar las elecciones de noviembre de 2006 en Nicaragua con solo el 38 por ciento de los votos de los nicaragüenses se encarga de instaurar un régimen absolutista, en muchos casos valiéndose de la debilidad de las instituciones democráticas. El libro recorre "el primer período orteguista" que para efectos de la obra abarca de 2
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
The Rise of UKIP
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Written by a key insider and UKIP activist, this book takes a look at the rise of this ground breaking political party that threatens to overthrow the conventional face of British Politics.
Representative Bureaucracy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“Professor Samuel Krislov’s Representative Bureaucracy remains among the most important and enduring books in the field of public administration and its intersection with political science." -- David H. Rosenbloom, Distinguished Professor of Public Administration, American University. A classic resource in political science and public administration, now available with a new, 2012 Foreword.
Fractured Hope. South Africa reflects on the future of her children
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The book is about assessing the progress South Africa has made in the last twenty years since the advent of its democracy and it looks into the future especially what the youth may need to do
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.
The Middle and Working Class Manifesto
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
"The Middle and Working Class Manifesto" For the many who like to read leftist, politically subversive nonfiction, or who are fed up with the status quo, and particularly for those who think American government is broken beyond repair, this 470-page book will electrify and inspire you!