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A Thousand Lies: Lies Every Good American Must Believe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(3.55 from 11 reviews)
These are a few of the lies we must believe if America’s political system, culture and world dominance is to endure. Our faith in them insures we never question who we are, how we live or the world we have made. This list is for all Americans, be they progressive, conservative, moderate or radical. It is guaranteed to offend everyone, regardless of ideology.
Around Rakaposhi
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Price: Free! Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010 by Aichje Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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The western Himalayas and the Karakoram range – earthquakes – landslides – the world’s highest paved international highway (dangerous, too) - ethnic tensions – ancient cultures – staggering beauty: 'Around Rakaposhi' is an account of two and a half years of living, working, and travelling among the Muslim people of the remote yet politically sensitive regions of 'Pakistani Kashmir'.
译者合集 庭审谷开来 V2.0 Gu Kailai On Trial
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Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
在对谷开来的死缓判决公开之后,全球多家媒体都进行了重点报道和评论。更新后的本期《译者合集增刊 庭审谷开来》综合了多家香港、台湾、欧美、日本媒体的相关报道,并分为“网友评论”、“外媒精选”、“专家视角”、“小道消息”、“未来悬念”几个部分。供参考。
Macedonia: A Nation at a Crossroads
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Price: Free! Words: 211,910. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The economy, culture, society, politics, and Balkan geopolitics of the Republic of Macedonia and its people.
An Essay On Niggers and Squirrels
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Price: Free! Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
An essay on the relationship between African American males and law enforcement, including insights on Rodney King, OJ Simpson and personal experiences of the author. An appeal to correct systemic wrongs and forge a new future.
Misanthropy's My Business, and Business Is Good: A Year of Anthony Bialy's Crabby Columns
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Price: Free! Words: 97,340. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Conservative columnist Anthony Bialy's 2012 columns are collected here in book form. Remember the year's events from the perspective of these twice-weekly cynical doses.
The Belgian Curtain - Europe after Communism
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Price: Free! Words: 30,120. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The European Union, NATO, the euro, and central and eastern Europe after the fall of communism.
Secrecy, Democracy, and Fascism: Lessons from History
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Price: Free! Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A nation that went to war thinking that it would be quick and easy, but then getting bogged down, becoming polarized, falling into financial difficulties, losing confidence in their government, looking desperately for strong leadership, and falling for conspiracy theories and false accusations about those within and without who oppose the romantic call for cultural purity and supposed morality...?
Voices from Armageddon
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Price: Free! Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Extraordinary inspirational true stories from the heart of the Middle East conflict.
AFGHANISTAN IS VIETNAM REVISTED BUT WORSE
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Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
When we read about Afghanistan, it is almost totally accepted that we are going to stay there endlessly. Please! Eight years already with no credible view that we are leaving as the President says in the summer of 2011. Afghanistan is a "fast train to nowhere." It is not that we would not like to help: we have already with American blood. We must begin to serious thing of our exit.
Israelis and Palestinians Both Like Food
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Immediex Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A look at the Israeli–Palestinian conflict.
Il nido degli scorpioni
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Series: http://www.inchiostroscomodo.com/?page_id=15, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 25,420. Language: Italian. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Un leggero battito d’ali di una farfalla è in grado di provocare un uragano dall’altra parte del mondo”. Può una piccola provincia del centro nord Italia provocare “l'effetto farfalla”? Se lo sono chiesti gli autori nel realizzare una inchiesta giornalistica unica nel suo genere.
Military Related Essays
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Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Because so few people have military experience, I have this overwhelming desire to give insight (whether they want it or not) into military thinking. Critical thinking I might add. Only 1%of our population serves in the military. The military belongs to the country. Unfortunately, the military often becomes a subculture, little understood. I am dedicated to helping that not happen.
Defence Forces Review 2011
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Price: Free! Words: 74,330. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Defence Forces Ireland presents Defence Forces Review for 2011. This year we have managed to produce a thought provoking document covering a wide range of issues which will be of interest throughout the wider Defence Community.
Random Thoughts
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Price: Free! Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A collection of short features and essays in my blog covering a period of over a year, talking about local events related to economics, politics and trivia in my corner of the world.
Villaggio Fire: A Tragedy Silenced
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Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: American English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
As images spread across the world - of thick smoke billowing from the mall, of firefighters looking confused and unprepared, of parents breaking down in tears of grief, of lifeless children being pulled from the roof - the question on everyone’s lips was, “why?” "Villaggio Fire: A Tragedy Silenced" offers an in-depth look into one of Qatar's worst tragedies in recent memory.
The Path to A Future
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You set the price! Words: 34,510. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Change is inevitable. What to change and how to change it are the challenges we face now and in the next few decades. Our decisions will profoundly affect humanity’s destiny. As we enter this critical period in our evolution this book examines the changes necessary to reach a destination described as “sustainable prosperity”.
A Generation in Transition: Religion, Values, and Politics among College-Age Millennials
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Price: Free! Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Step into the future with Public Religion Research Institute's 2012 Millennial Values Survey. Find out what college-age Americans have to say about the most pressing issues facing the nation today and learn about the number of Millennials who are leaving their childhood religions. Here young Millennials weigh in on the country's moral, social, and economic agendas as well as the 2012 election.
The 2012 American Values Survey: How Catholics and the Religiously Unaffiliated Will Shape the 2012 Election and Beyond
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Price: Free! Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Explore how America’s diverse and fluid religious landscape influenced the outcome of the 2012 election in Public Religion Research Institute’s American Values Survey. This annual survey delves into the intricacies of American values, with a particular emphasis on the "Catholic vote" and the religiously unaffiliated, both of which reveal a greater complexity than previously acknowledged.
Committed to Availability, Conflicted about Morality: What the Millennial Generation Tells Us about the Future of the Abortion Debate and the Culture Wars
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Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Move beyond the rhetoric and into the heart of one of the most contentious social questions facing America today. This 2011 survey from Public Religion Research Institute explores the nation's conflicted views on abortion, discovering that majorities of Americans simultaneously believe that abortion should be legal and accessible, but also think it is immoral.