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Millennials: Boom'er Bust or How Gen Y Will Save the World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
An interpretive 'quick-read' that explains why boomers have completely misunderstood millennials (Gen Y) and how this next big generation can fix everything...because (after all) they have to! A quick read in easy, narrative style...thought provoking and optimistic!
The Whistleblower - Lifting The Lid On Ireland's Banking Sector Just Before The Bust
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
IT WAS ME, I DID IT! In 2007 Jonathan Sugarman walked into the Irish Regulator’s office, told him: ‘I’ve been breaking your most serious banking law; signing off on billions that don’t exist, on statements verifying my employer bank is sound when in fact it dices with disaster, breaks liquidity requirements by multiples; here, the evidence.’ For this, he has paid a high price. This is his story.
Sketches from South African History
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 47,880. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
We all know that education has become a battleground. Anyone who believes that education can be neutral is mistaken. All ideas have consequences. Actions flow from thought patterns. The chapters in the Sketches from South African History book have been developed over many years of travel, research, investigation, presentations and interactions with key-players in our country's history.
Walking the Talk: Engaging the Public to Build a Sustainable World
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 58,700. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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W.B.Yeats' line that "The best lack all conviction, while the worst are filled with passionate intensity" could have been written to describe the public attitude towards climate change. _Walking the Talk_ argues that the traditional motivators of "faith" and "duty" have become debased coins, which limits public engagement. In exchange the author offers the ideal of "practical philosophy".
Voices of the Movement
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,510. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The Movement is a new, meritocratic, grassroots force that seeks to topple the privileged elite. What is the problem with contemporary capitalism? Simple: the capitalist elite. Without them, and with a much wider and more equitable distribution of capital, capitalism could be reformed and become an authentic force for good. We call this new and improved capitalism "social" or "public" capitalism.
Crapitalism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,810. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
John Maynard Keynes said, “Capitalism is the extraordinary belief that the nastiest of men for the nastiest of motives will somehow work for the benefit of all.” That’s capitalism in a nutshell. You need to be mad to believe that capitalism will have a good outcome for the human race. Capitalism thus degenerates into crapitalism.
A Sinking Nation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,330. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
The United States has accumulated $19 trillion in debt. Learn exactly what it means for your future and the future of our country. What will it take to fix it? A Sinking Nation provides an explanation of the issues involving U.S. deficits and deficits in a clear, concise and understandable manner.
The Citizen Army
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,380. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book shows that the online Illuminist community has enough talent and energy to form the vanguard of a genuine Citizen Army to carry forward the great cause of bringing about a Second and Final meritocratic Enlightenment, a true Age of Reason, based on the Principle of Sufficient Reason, expressed through ontological mathematics.
Home Again in Paris: Oscar, Leo and Me
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A lively, insightful, and poignant memoir about daily life in the France of myth and reality. The book is an inspirational personal journey and a portrait of modern France combining observation, anecdote, and a cast of colourful characters in a rich narrative that takes the reader on an eye-opening adventure into the French soul. Above all, it’s a book about faith, hope and the meaning of home.
The Case for Meritocracy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,570. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
What would happen if smart people rather than military people were in charge, if people of knowledge ruled rather than people of wealth? The world would be transformed. Humanity would undergo a wondrous metamorphosis. A political system exists that can deliver this New World Order... a world where intelligence becomes the most valued resource. It’s called Meritocracy.
The Well From Hell
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Well From Hell offers an engaging and informative context for BP’s tragedy in the Gulf of Mexico, placing the company’s failures in the larger and colorful story of BP’s corporate culture. Sargent also considers the spill’s potential legacy in the broader frame of other oil spills, the geology of our remaining oil, and the incentives that drive energy production.
Sample Fundraising Letters
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by AKG Media LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Are you at a loss for words and don’t know where to start? How do you best get across how much passion you have for your work? How do you ask for money without sounding shy or rude? Make it easy on yourself and get inspiration and solid samples for your next fundraising letter from our collection of Sample Fundraising Letters!
Threat - Diagnosis and Treatment Options - Handbook for Families Facing Threats or Physical Violence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
A handbook designed for families facing threats or who have experienced physical attacks. The book shares ideas on how to block criminal activities, and how to cope emotionally. Topics reviewed include assassination, hostage-taking, arson, kidnapping, drive-by shooting, safety in church nursery and in school, weapons and permits, legal issues of using lethal force, and effects on the neighborhood.
Amintiri din România socialista
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: Romanian. Published: September 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Autorul ne introduce în atmosfera vietii din România socialista, amintindu-si de perioada razboiului, ocupatia sovietica, instaurarea si consolidarea regimului comunist pâna la prabusirea dictaturii. Evenimentele istorice si personale aduc scriitorul în cele mai neasteptate situatii. Recomandat celor care au trait "Epoca de aur", dar si mai mult generatiilor de dupa '89.
America’s Primal Prayer: Is Jesus Christ The God Of The Declaration; Did The Founders Dedicate The Nation To Him; Is The Constitution Woven From Christian Fabric; And Why Does It Matter?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,210. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book will be controversial in the political and culture wars if the 75% of Christians who don’t vote learn that: (1) the Founders dedicated the nation to Jesus by “confessing [him] before men” (Matt 10:32-33), referencing him 4 times in the Declaration (one a prayer), thus, obligating Jesus to confess our nation “before [his] Father”--which explains the reason WHY America has been so blessed.
A Social Carol
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
[On Sale] As in 'A Christmas Carol' with Scrooge's transformation, Evan Sanders is to be visited by three spirits to alter his collectivist worldview. Evan wants the people to control businesses and the State to control both for the Greater Good. However, when the spirits show him the worlds he wants and he begins to get what he wanted, Evan finds out that it wasn't what he wanted after all.
Defiant for America
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
President Trump's unorthodox approach to governing could be exactly what's needed in order to dismantle the status quo which has crippled the country for so long. The book takes you through the journey of the campaign and guides you in his decision making in order to understand how he's taking the country to higher grounds.
Exopolitics: Politics, Government, and Law in the Universe
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,610. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Essay » Political
EXOPOLITICS is the evolution of Alfred Lambremont Webre's groundbreaking work as a futurist at the Stanford Research Institute, where in 1977 he directed a proposed extraterrestrial communication study project for the Carter White House. It reveals that we live on an isolated planet in the midst of a populated, evolving, and highly organized multi-dimensional Universal society.