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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.
More Mirth Wind & Ire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
More Mirth, Wind & Ire is the sequel to Mirth, Wind, and Ire. It expands the number of America's unresolved social and political problems. issues that stretch back as three or four decades. The essays are grouped by title subject, not topic subjects. The book offers the to the reader, or book club, a discussion guide for how to discuss and approach resolve issues locally.
Listening for Leviathan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,630. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » History » War
(4.00 from 1 review)
Listening for Leviathan is the biography of Captain Joseph Paul Kelly, USNR, the US Navy's Father of Project Caesar and SOSUS. During the Cold War, Captain Joe Kelly headed the anti-submarine project that secretly tracked Soviet submarines during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Later, SOSUS discovered the causes of the destruction of the two US nuclear submarines Thresher and Scorpion.
Lessons from Intervention in the 21st Century: Legality, Feasibility and Legitimacy
Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Debates about military intervention, humanitarian or otherwise, typically involve three issues: the legality of intervention in relation to international law, the legitimacy of the intervention to the wider public and the feasibility of proposed interventions. Edited by David Held and Kyle McNally, this e-book brings together world-class academics and practitioners to comment on these issues.
Quest to Rescue Our Future
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 194,170. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Quest to Rescue Our Future chronicles the path of humanity, diagnoses our present misfortunes, identifies the dangerous trends and maps the desirable and feasible futures. Most importantly, it locates the transformative social forces that are still intact – the moral reserves of humanity – and delves into the strategy and actions that can shape a different version of humanity.
Syria: War of Deception
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,860. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
The mainstream narrative about the Syrian war is sheer propaganda. The truth about this war: it was Project Mujahideen 2.0 - a proxy war waged with extremists and terrorists. To understand this war, is to know how the world works. This book has shocking revelations about the Syrian war, ISIS, propaganda, globalism and even social engineering.
Los Estados Unidos y la PROMESA para Puerto Rico: Un Análisis de la Ley para la Supervisión, Administración y Estabilidad Económica de Puerto Rico
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,650. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Public finance, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Su guía para entender por qué la junta de control existe y cuáles serán sus prioridades al gobernar a Puerto Rico. El libro analiza las discusiones congresionales y el proceso de redacción de la ley, así como todos los borradores de la PROMESA. Contiene notas y bibliografía.
'Don't Make the Black Kids Angry:' The hoax of black victimization and those who enable it.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Black people are relentless victims of relentless white violence, often at the end of a badge -- for No Reason What So Ever. That was the biggest news story of 2014 and it was easy to find in the New York Times, CNN, MSNBC, Spike Lee, Oprah, USA Today, and lots of other places. That is a hoax. That is what Don't Make the Black Kids Angry is about.
Pinched or Planted? - The Cungelella Cattle Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,380. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(4.00 from 1 review)
It’s a modern day, Australian real-life Whodunnit - Two mobs of cattle. - Hysteria. - A posse of police and neighbours. - A man charged with cattle rustling Accused of a crime he did not commit, it appeared as if the system was manipulated to point the finger at Graeme and away from other suspects. But it won’t end there. The McDonalds are honest and innocent. This book is their story.
2017 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Coats Testimony: Cyber Attacks, Islamic State, ISIS, ISIL, Counterintelligence, Syria, Nuclear Missiles, Russia, Iran, North Korea, China
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 218,940. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Director of National Intelligence Daniel R. Coats presented the 2017 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on May 11, 2017. In the published report, Coats provides a thorough review of the status of possible threats from a wide variety of nations and terror groups.
Chinese Mindwork: A Primer on Why China is Number 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
English speaking people have constructed a global order over several centuries, but China has now emerged as its likely strategic, financial and cultural centre. This book uses half a century of experience and exploration to suggest the profound and unique cultural and historical wisdom that informs this achievement, but that remains unknown and unimaginable to the world beyond Asia.
A Soldiers Viennese Love Story - Book 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
My Book 2 describes events that have taken place in my lifetime to include joining the US Army, being stationed in Vienna Austria, working with Russian Soldiers as a Military Policeman the Cold War, the Berlin Airlift, Cuban Missile Crisis and reasons for my getting out of the military to enter civilian life.
Mirth, Wind, and Ire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mirth, Wind, and Ire is a book of essays on the contemporary social and political scene--with a bit of humor thrown in. An easy read, using case studies, that is engaging yet challenging, the reader travels through five sections exploring: the world around us, religion, intergroup issues, topics from the international scene, and of course politics. Like Levy's Bread says, "Try It, You'll Like It"
Miaka Miwili Ya Urais Wa Magufuli: Safari Ya Matumaini Au Nyota Iliyofifia?
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: Swahili. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Kitabu hiki kinafanya tathmini ya kina ya urais wa Dokta John Pombe Magufuli, Rais wa Tano wa Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania, tangu alipoingia madarakani Novemba 5, 2015 hadi Novemba 5, 2017. Kitabu kinaangalia maeneo ambayo Rais Magufuli amefanya vizuri na yale aliyofanya vibaya. Ni uchambuzi makini usioelemea upande wowote isipokuwa kwenye ukweli.
Axioms for Organizers: Trailblazer for Social Justice
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Fred Ross Sr.’s AXIOMS FOR ORGANIZERS is a gem--a concise, bilingual treasure trove of tips for social justice advocates. It provides a stirring portrait of Ross, one of the 20th century’s most influential grassroots organizers, and spells out his guiding principles! A must read for students, teachers and community, labor, immigrant and human rights organizers committed to social justice.
Red Mittens & Red Ink: The Vancouver Olympics
Price: $1.16 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics were the Games of the Great Recession. A $6 billion-plus party that inspired a nation. But at what cost? This is more than a story of the thrill of victory and agony of defeat. It's about fear and greed, unity and division, celebration and anguish. It is red mittens and red ink.
Last Resort – Migration And The Middle East
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,610. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2017 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The Middle East sits at a crossroads of migration. How is migration affecting religious communities? How are the region’s Christians, as well as others of goodwill, responding to the opportunities created by disruption? Why are Middle Eastern church leaders asking Christians to stay in the region? This book offers credible reasons why emigration should be the option of last resort.
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.
Democratic Values (Political Essay)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
This is an unorthodox article about the morality and the democracy explaining some basic, yet misunderstood, points about the democracy, in what way it is good and in what bad, why it has no morality, and how we can better it a little. This essay is of a bit later time, so that it contains in brief form other, more profound, ideas expressed earlier. There is also a funny poetical Appendix to it.