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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.
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.
“¿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, ...
The King here is the people—Demokratia
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In ancient Greek ordinary people ran their own society. 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.
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.
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.
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?
Obama: America's Liar and Thief in Chief!
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. 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.
Vote Your Ass Off
Price: Free! Words: 27,200. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: 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.
Justice--Liberty or Equality
Price: Free! Words: 47,610. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: 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.
Participation and Condorcet Criterion Compatibility
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A flawed paper I'm keeping here for historical purposes. I tried show errors in Herve Moulin's original proof that the Participation and Condorcet Criterions are incompatible, while trying to use a logical proof to show compatibility.
Buckner Voting Method
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This is a proposal for a voting method like STV or Schulze, but better. Some criticisms are answered. Source code for a program that recognizes but doesn't decide between ties is included.
Dân Chủ Pháp Trị
Price: Free! Words: 132,540. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 12, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Nguyễn Hữu Liêm DÂN CHỦ PHÁP TRỊ Luật Pháp, Công Lý, Tự Do và Trật Tự Xã Hội Copyright © 2012 by Nguyễn Hữu Liêm Kệ Sách eBook xuất bản – 2012 Smashwords Edition ISBN: 978-1-4524-9448-7 Bản in do BIỂN MỚI xuất bản VĂN NGHỆ phát hành. (C) 1992). San Jose, California, USA. Mọi trích dẫn xin vui lòng đề xuất xứ
Le clivage français
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: French. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Qu'est-ce que le clivage ? Quelques exemples de clivage. À quoi sert le clivage ? Quels sont ses inconvénients ? Pourquoi la France se complait-elle dans le clivage ?