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A Generation in Transition: Religion, Values, and Politics among College-Age Millennials
By Robert P. Jones
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.
Committed to Availability, Conflicted about Morality: What the Millennial Generation Tells Us about the Future of the Abortion Debate and the Culture Wars
By Robert P. Jones
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.
A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man
By Alexey Subbotin
Price: Free! Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
«A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man» is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to actual events or locales or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental. Sort of. The quest is to guess the YM's family name...
The Newest Baltimore Catechism
By Francesco Marioni
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Baltimore Catechism was the de facto standard Catholic school text in the U.S. from 1885 to the late 1960s. The Newest Baltimore Catechism ©2012 is not a religious text and it should be taught in all U.S. schools. Mandatory testing and a demonstrated high level of competency should also be required of all persons seeking public office and public service jobs.
The 2011 American Values Survey: The Mormon Question, Economic Inequality, and the 2012 Presidential Campaign
By Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Move beyond the rhetoric and find out where Americans really stand at the intersection of religion and politics. The Public Religion Research Institute's 2011 American Values Survey takes America's temperature on the 2012 presidential campaign, the country's comfort with a Mormon serving as president, and the general public's stance on economic and social inequality.
Israelis and Palestinians Both Like Food
By Rodney Ohebsion
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.
Random Thoughts
By Emil Justimbaste
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.
Freebie
By Roderic Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Five short pieces expressing ideas on some key issues. 1. Writers: George Orwell's views. 2. Tolerance: Freedom of speech. 3. Science 4. Sex and the Church:What the Bible says about sex 5. Flying Doctor: Ideas about old age and death.
Les 12 péchés capitaux (2e partie)
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,240. Language: French. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Deuxième volet d'un bilan de la présidence Sarkozy, basé sur les « 12 propositions pour 2012 » de la Droite populaire. À lire « en creux » : tout ce que Sarkozy va promettre, c'est tout ce sur quoi il a échoué… ou tout ce qu'il est allé emprunter dans le programme du Front national pour essayer de se faire réélire.
Les 12 péchés capitaux
By Lundi
You set the price! Words: 1,340. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Premier volet d'un bilan de la présidence Sarkozy, basé sur les « 12 propositions pour 2012 » de la Droite populaire. À lire « en creux » : tout ce que Sarkozy va promettre, c'est tout ce sur quoi il a échoué… ou tout ce qu'il est allé emprunter dans le programme du Front national pour essayer de se faire réélire.
Military Related Essays
By Gusdavis Aughtry
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.
Republicans and Other Jokes: 101 Jokes, Gags, and One-liners
By Terrell Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A collection of jokes mostly about Republicans.
Secrecy, Democracy, and Fascism: Lessons from History
By Julie R Butler
Price: Free! Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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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...?
When the People Bubble POPs
By World Audience
You set the price! Words: 26,530. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
When the People Bubble POPs is a clear and detailed analysis of human overpopulation of Planet Earth. This scholarly work features detailed graphs and limericks by the author. "You Don't Know Jack", a movie starring Al Pacino, Susan Sarandon, and John Goodman about Dr. Kevorkian's life, will be produced in spring, 2010, in addition to a documentary film about Dr. Kevorkian.
Around Rakaposhi
By Brian H Jones
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'.
AFGHANISTAN IS VIETNAM REVISTED BUT WORSE
By Gusdavis Aughtry
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.
An Essay On Niggers and Squirrels
By Pegasus Books
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.
Voices from Armageddon
By Larry Rich
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.
The Belgian Curtain - Europe after Communism
By Sam Vaknin
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.
Macedonia: A Nation at a Crossroads
By Sam Vaknin
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.