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How to Catch an African Chicken ~ A Canadian Woman’s Outrageous but True Story of Marriage Fraud
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
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A dancer named Lainie traveled to West Africa and fell in love with a drummer named Keza. After several trips, they got married. Lainie then sponsored him to come to Canada. Soon after Keza arrived, he disappeared. If he collected welfare, Lainie would be responsible for reimbursing the government. She went public with her story and sparked a movement that helped to change an entire system
Scared of Scorpions: My Year of Hell in the Holy Land
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Songwriter Chauncey Roberts is robbed of his movie camera in Syria, beginning a hellish year in which his Palestine, My Heart Concert in Bethlehem is cancelled because of the Gaza Flotilla Tragedy, his TV sitcom nearly comes into being, and he begins Camp Evil in which Jewish settlers attack a scout camp. He overstays his Israeli visa by nine months, escaping at Tel Aviv's airport.
Why Martin Luther King Jr had to die and will Barack Hussein Obama suffer the same fate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,780. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
An investigative reporter takes a hard, deep look into the true motives behind Martin Luther ing's death and the possiblity of an attempt to assassinate Barack Hussein Obama.
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, The Speakership Battles
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era is the historical and biographical account of California’s Willie Brown and the era in which he served in the legislature. "The 1974 Speakership Battle," "The 1980 Speakership Battle" and "The Willie Brown Show" are three chapters that involve the contest to become the Assembly Speaker, perhaps the most powerful politician in the State of California.
Contender: The Justin Trudeau Story
Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Essay » Political
Is Justin Trudeau the saviour of the Liberal Party of Canada? Will he one day be prime minister? As the son of one of Canada’s most popular leaders, Trudeau was never far from the political spotlight, but in recent years the MP for Papineau has sought it out. Now he’s running to take charge of the party his father once led.
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Australians know how to engage in activism. When the Australian prime minister would not apologize to Aborigine peoples because of the removal of Aboriginal children from their homes, 250,000 people in Sydney walked on the Sydney Harbour bridge on May 28, 2000, and a plane above the bridge skywrote the word “Sorry.”
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Volume 3: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Bob Rafsky suffered from AIDS, and he was an activist for AIDS research. One day, he went to a Japanese pharmaceuticals company to ask why research was being delayed on a promising new drug. To make a point, he rolled the leg of his pants up, and then showed the executives a lesion-covered leg. (Some anecdotes are thought provoking rather than funny.)
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, Texas Roots/California Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era is the historical and biographical account of California’s Willie Brown and the era in which he served in the legislature.
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,450. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Activist Abbie Hoffman was under constant surveillance by government agents for five years. He handled this situation well—when he needed to go somewhere, he used to hitchhike and get a ride with the agents who were trailing him.
McCune's Manchester Volume 1 - 2008
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Adam McCune's "McCune's Manchester" column appeared in the New Hampshire Union Leader from April 2008 to July of 2012. This volume covers all columns published in 2008.
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, Conspiracy and The Sting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,540. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
"Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era" is the historical and biographical account of California’s Willie Brown and the era in which he served in the legislature. "Conspiracy" and "The Sting" are two chapters that involve calculated attempts to depose or otherwise destroy this brilliant politician and the battles that ensued.
Jonathan: The Squandering of Goodluck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Having governed Nigeria for four years; the jury is out: Mr Jonathan has exhausted his goodluck charm in 2015. He has alienated important go-to-guys and has squandered enormous goodwill and goodluck that saw him to the presidency five years ago. Inside and outside Nigeria, there is a call for a change. This biography of Mr. Jonathan is a clinical dissection of the change epitomized by Gen Buhari.
1,366 well sourced examples of Barack Obama’s lies, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, hypocrisy, waste, etc.
Price: Free! Words: 119,850. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
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Every claim that I make in this list is sourced. Click on the underlined text to see the sources. I have cited a wide variety of sources, from right wing, to left wing, to middle of the road.
Promised You America
You set the price! Words: 28,890. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
A Memoir
Donald Trump: The Campaign, the Controversy, and the Conservative Voter’s Dilemma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
From a fascinating exploration of why Donald Trump and his message resonate, to the potential short and long-term consequences on American politics of Trump's White House bid, Ian Fineman's brisk, fair-minded, and unauthorized eye-opening examination of the political and psychological factors contributing to the Trump phenomenon is a compelling and thought-provoking must-read.
The Murder of Antonin Scalia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Was former Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia murdered in his sleep on February 12, 2016? While investigators, media outlets, and local police have all perpetuated reports that Scalia’s death at age 79 was due to “natural causes,” countless conspiracy theorists -- from Michael Savage to Donald Trump -- have suggested that something about Scalia's death is, indeed, suspect.
The Other Side of Reason
Price: $8.60 USD. Words: 32,590. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Behind the scene of air strikes against Yugoslavia, Top story of the Globe in the spring 1999, there is an inside drama in Radio Television of Serbia.
Destination: Freedom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,600. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Destination: Freedom: a memoir based on the true life story of a young girl Lily and her mom is the first part of a trilogy and was nominated for the "Summer Indie Book Awards" and the "Independent Authors Award 2016".
Hollywood Sauna Confidential
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,270. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Author Jeanne Rejaunier was one of five young women who shared weekend saunas in Hollywood for five years with several men who are often cited as co-conspirators in the Kennedy assassination. Here, Rejaunier challenges accepted assassination views and writes of experiences with two other prominent figures connected with JFK and Lyndon Johnson.
My Years In Triumph A Search for the Lost Utopia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,080. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
A look back at what happened in my life and the mining area of Triumph during the 1970s.