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Putin, the Russian Elite, and the Future of Russia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Asteroid Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
In this thoughtful monograph, the author traces how Russia’s character has shaped its evolution, with a particular focus on how the ruling “elite” has led the country from one disaster to another. An examination of Russia’s ruling circles since Lenin and the leadership selection process, reveals how and why Putin ascended to power, and how his policies are likely to shape the country’s future.
Vote for Who? Quotes of Political Observations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
At the core of every democratic society is a political entity, controlling the very existence of the society. Because the leaders are elected, we like to believe the voters control the direction and the management of the society.
The Quotable Dissenting Heretic: Profound Statements of Human Dignity and Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by aLife Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Some people stood up for themselves, and some people weren't allowed to stand at all, but all had a voice. Some were political, some were philosophical, but all were thought-provoking.
Zombie-fied
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Full Moon Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
How Voters Turned into Shuffling Zombies and Other Rants from a Senior Citizen -- “I’m mad as hell and I’m not gonna take it anymore!” Told with equal parts humor, crankiness, and common sense by a senior who has the pulse of the fed-up public. Few subjects are left untouched. An entertaining read during a volatile election season.
POTUS Please: Poems to Presidents
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 660. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016 by Freedom Dawn Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
POTUS Please is a short collection of poems to presidents that conveys thoughts, hopes, demands, advice, thanks, and whatever other sentiments could be expressed in such few words.
JFK, Oswald, Cuba, and the Mafia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,210. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
In his years of research on the assassination of John F. Kennedy, David Pratt, a respected scholar, noticed a gap in the literature: the absence of a work that simply presents the evidence and allows readers to judge. This book fills that gap by offering a timeline of firmly established evidence. No theories or conspiracies. But the evidence does not support the Warren Commission verdict.
Laws That Shape Our Lives: Public Policy Essays
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
From cyberspace to outer space, public policy shapes our lives, our planet, and our future. The ten essays collected in Laws That Shape Our Lives comprehensively analyze controversial policy measures such as net neutrality, tobacco packaging, water fluoridation, same-sex marriage, and the patenting of biological & genetic material.
Sorry! But Islam Is Not a Religion of Peace, and Here's Why in Its Own Words
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Abel & Solomon. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This e-book contains a wealth of links to news stories, official reports, videos and other informative web-pages, a whole multimedia library, which, together with the authors' extensively researched exploration of the subject, settle the issue beyond any shadow of a doubt. This is the clearest, most concise yet detailed, analysis of the topic ever to have been published. A triumph for the truth.
Commerce of the Undesirable
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
No less than in our continuing wars on poverty, poisonous substances, poly-ethnicisim, and faith, our “free enterprise” obsessed society too often experiences tragic collateral damage. Hoyt’s poems examine the damage, inflicting discomfort on the unwary reader. Hold on to your convictions if you can.
Freedom Tax
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Amanda McLain-Young. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Freedom Tax simplifies our tax system, reduces focus on divisive topics such as rich versus poor, and puts the attention on allowing people to live their lives without hidden and obtrusive taxes at every turn. Imagine a world where you do not have any taxes withheld from your paycheck. Necessities to live, like groceries and property, are no longer taxed. It can happen. You just need a plan.
Dust Net
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,610. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
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Walls have always given us privacy, safeguarding us from the eyes and ears of others. That’s about to change. Surveillance drones the size of insects will be superseded by surveillance devices the size of specks of dust floating in the breeze. They will watch us, but they will also let us communicate with each other in ways that no government or corporation will be able to intercept or block.