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Robert B. Reich’s Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Free enterprise, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This is a Summary of Robert B. Reich’s Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few. This presents a myth-shattering breakdown of how the economic system that helped make America so strong is now failing us, and what it will take to fix it. This summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the current time to devour all 304 pages.
Another Election? How the Voting System Works in Australia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
This up-to-date booklet on the Australian Voting System will give you clarity and understanding of how voting at elections works. Jim Reiher was inspired by his adult daughter who said that many of her friends want to understand how the Australian voting system works, but are a bit embarrassed to ask. This book fills that gap, with its easy to understand communication and diagrams.
4-5 Forum Issue No. 28 四五论坛 第28期
Series: April 5th Forum. You set the price! Words: 550. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
《四五论坛》为中国"民主墙"时代的第一本民办刊物,以探讨、辩论及宣传民主化理论为主,兼与民主宪政相关的评时政热点话题。该刊物于2013年通过邮件与网络论坛形式复刊,从2016年起,《四五论坛》将以自发行方式向公众发布,前期试运行阶段将采用不定期发行方式。本期将发表创刊号的封面照片。 4-5 Forum was the 1st non-governmental periodical in Democracy Wall era. Mr. Xu Wenli, the founder, literally physically self-published 17 issues from 1978 to 1980, for which he was sentenced 15 years. We'll enclose the photo of the cover of the 1st issue.
Political Ideology and the Liberal Centre
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book explores the nature of political ideology. What is it, why is it important, how can we categorise it? The text - designed for students and the general reader - addresses these questions. It then offers a detailed examination of liberalism identified as the key ideology of the modern world. The book provides a clear set of Learning Outcomes and Review Questions to test understanding.
State of Power 2016: Democracy, sovereignty and resistance
Series: State of Power. Price: Free! Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
TNI's fifth annual State of Power 2016 report explores the intersect of power and democracy. Featuring prominent activists and academics, its essays feature the long battle between economic power and popular democracy, expose the different powers seeking to undermine democracy today, and tell the stories of radical popular democratic alternatives emerging worldwide.
Transformations in West Asia: Regional Perspectives
Price: Free! Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The second West Asia Conference titled “Transformations in West Asia: Regional Perspectives,” saw conversation on developments that followed the Arab Spring, which have created instability and political uncertainty throughout the West Asian region. The papers* presented in this short volume represent these conversations.
Fighting for the Democracy We Deserve
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This is a manual for constructive voting in the 2016 and 2018 elections. It presents a concrete plan for wresting control of the country and our democracy back from the rich and powerful, and restoring the constitutional mandate of government of the people, by the people, and for the people.
Skeletal Life
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Profile I live in a forest on an island in Greece I have nothing worth anything in this tent that I live in I get fed by people whom I call friends this is a life I never intended it just happened to be on the same path as me as I try to understand all the unintended things that has brought me to this point at this time in this life that I live
Popular Democracy
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book examines popular democracy - its origins and the key central notion; the sovereignty of the people. It is designed for students and the general reader. Different interpreations of democracy are identified and discussed. The role of electoral systems is examined at length. The opens with Aims and Learning Outcomes and concludes with a set of Review Questions to test understanding.
Let Them Go...
Price: $13.00 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The book advised the world's powers/UN: to implement the freedom of Biafra from Nigeria, masterminded by the Islamic Hausa-Fulanis in the Northern part of Nigeria and the British manipulation Biafra since 1885; and that democratic leaders should posses specific traits that includes: Honesty, Intelligence, Courage, creativity, Competence and Fairness which will inspire trust among followers.
Case for Independence - Anguilla from Britain
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A pretty comprehensive and compelling argument drafted, on request, for Anguilla in 2012 to officially ask Britain, its administering power, to begin to prepare the small emerging nation and its people for independence by 2015.
Control, and The New World Order
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,970. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015 by Stargard Inc.. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Are you curious about the "Cuba Connection" or "New World Order"? a.k.a: Genus (Elitus) or the Bastard Rats thereof? They pose a serious and ever increasing threat to the well-being of man-kind’s freedom and prosperity. This problem requires the immediate attention of the world’s common folk...NOW!
Science and democracy reviews.
Price: Free! Words: 93,370. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
As they separately pursue their shared ethic of progress, scientific research and democratic reform conduct themselves as two different journeys, both here followed, as the evidence mounts that they depend on each other to meet the stresses that survival poses.
Getting Screwed: A Layman's Guide to Political Strategy
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 115,570. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Think politicians are really looking out for your best interests? Think again! On the surface, politics might look like a necessary social function being performed for the benefit of the people. But underneath, it's a game being played solely for the benefit of the politicians and the people who own them. In Getting Screwed, Dr. Grant shows you -the pieces- how the game of politics is played.
Down With Elections!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: Australian English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
We assume that elections mean freedom, but is this true? Do we get a democratic government when we vote? If not, what is wrong? "Elections!" says the author. He lists their failings and shows that our "representative democracy" is neither representative nor democratic, and does not meet accepted standards. He then presents a practical route to true democracy.
Revelation and the Islamic Beast
Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Although the Book of Revelation is very coded and difficult to understand, there are two things made perfectly clear. First it warns us there will be a great war that will cause much tribulation. It also warns us to be alert and prepared for that time of tribulation to come. These warnings and others are detailed in this book.
Promoting Democracy for Creating a Better and Peaceful World: Regional, National and Local Perspectives
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This edited volume describes various impediments to democracy at the regional, national and local level, and offers ideas for successfully promoting democracy to achieve the fundamental goal of creating a better and peaceful world
An Itchy Boil: A Guide To Political Power
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The quest for a leader from Luhyaland to lead Kenya is a noble idea. The leader whose character is national but not necessarily a Luhya is welcome. Everything about them being from Luhyaland is perfect but mediocrity if they must be Luhya by tribe.
Elevator Down (The Selling of a Nation)
Series: They Promised Us the Moon, Volume I. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Either a Clinton or a Bush has been in the White House for nearly half, or twenty years, of our precipitous decline. Both seek the office again. This book offers an alternative, a fresh approach to the same land Lincoln referred to when he passionately argued for "our last, best hope".
Lloro una senda para mi seguridad
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
En España, el 1 de julio de 2015 entra en vigor una ley insultante para los derechos fundamentales del individuo. El gobierno la llamó Ley Orgánica de Seguridad Ciudadana pero se la conoce mejor por su nombre artístico: Ley Mordaza. Ésta es mi reacción.