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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.
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
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"
Can Trump Make America Great Again? Raging People in the Age of Automation, Offshoring, and Globalization
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 35,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Do you want to see the bigger picture of what is happening to your country? To your industry? To you? There are global trends at play that are driving political, economic, and social movements in directions that may become serious. This book spells it out in an award-winning pedagogy that is accessible to any person who can read. It is a MUST read for all citizens of industrialized countries.
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.
Nuclear Power Plant Reactor Training Manual: Boiling Water Reactor (BWR) Design at Japan TEPCO Fukushima Plant and U.S. Plants - Comprehensive Technical Data on Systems, Components, and Operations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,770. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Learn the full details of the nuclear power reactor design at the heart of the 2011 Japanese TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi disaster with this training manual for nuclear workers published by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). Every important safety system which has played a key role in the crisis is discussed in detail, including the reactor core, containment, emergency core cooling, and others.
Team Ministry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,900. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Team Ministry ~ Being effective for the kingdom! Author: Brad Cork B.Sc, Dip. Min., MAICD All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the author.
Organic Revolutionary: A Memoir of the Movement for Real Food, Planetary Healing, and Human Liberation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,870. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Grace Gershuny, a teacher, former organic farmer, and pioneer in organic certification, tells a personal and political story from the historic roots of the modern organic movement, its codification into law under the auspices of the USDA, and the key role organic has to play in the future of the planet.
Essential Guide to Russian Hacking and Malicious Cyber Activity in the 2016 Presidential Election, Intelligence Agency Reports, Role of Putin, Russia Political Warfare Against America and the West
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 112,770. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is a comprehensive compilation of breaking government reports and congressional testimony regarding the assessment of the U.S. intelligence community, including the CIA, FBI, and NSA, that Russia and Vladimir Putin engaged in cyber attacks and propaganda to influence the outcome of the 2016 Presidential election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
The Writings of A Curious Mind: A Collection of Essays, Memoirs, and Short Stories
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,390. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In essay form, the author uses the rational dimension of his curiosity to explore controversial social, political, and economic issues. In memoir and short stories forms, he uses the emotional dimension of his curiosity to explore the lives of people caught up in the circumstances of life.
They're Raping Our Moon
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Two weeks before America’s 2017 presidential inauguration, a flash of light in the distant Kuiper Belt heralds an Object now approaching Earth, setting off a global crisis; deciphering its intent is critical, but is a response possible? Or does the world stand by even as the incoming president-elect tweets, “They’re raping our Moon.” The question on everyone’s mind: Where will the Object go next?
Conservative Insurgency
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Conservative Insurgency is a rallying cry and a battle plan for constitutional conservatives that takes the form of an oral history looking back from the year 2041 at constitutional conservatives’ successful struggle against progressive dominance. Conservative Insurgency also shows what the country will look like when conservatism is firmly in control and have restored the Founder’s vision
'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.
Life in the Shadow: An Examination of the Minor Foreign Relations of the DPRK - North Korea Modern Pariah State, Iran, Cuba, Europe, Syria, Africa, India, Strategic Direction, Allies and Partners
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 120,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This thesis explores the diplomatic relations of the DPRK with an emphasis on the minor diplomatic relations of the state. Minor, for purposes of this thesis, does not speak to durability of the bond between two states.
Idoj de la imperio. La rusoj en Baltio
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 65,800. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: May 9, 2016 by Mondial. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
En Estonio, Latvio kaj Litovio loĝas miliono da ruslingvanoj – unu el la plej grandaj minoritatoj de Eŭropa Unio. Kiam la landoj de Baltio sendependiĝis, multaj el la rusoj restis sen civitaneco en ajna lando. Ili ne malofte estas traktataj kiel fremduloj en la lando kie ili naskiĝis aŭ vivis la plej grandan parton de sia vivo. Sed ĉu vere la ruslingvanoj estas la kvina kolono de Putin?
Krimeo estas nia. Reveno de la imperio (Originala nefikcia rakonto en Esperanto)
Price: $6.45 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: March 11, 2015 by Mondial. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
La anekso de Krimeo fare de Rusio en marto 2014 profunde skuis la mondpoliti­kon. Kalle Kniivilä veturis en Krimeo kaj renkontis homojn kun tre malsamaj vidpunktoj. La anekso tuŝis malnovajn vundojn kaj starigis novajn liniojn de konflikto inter la krimeanoj. Multaj loĝantoj de Krimeo sopiris ŝanĝon - sed ĉu tiu ĉi estas la ŝanĝo, kiun ili deziris?
Enlightened Regressivism
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,270. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Navigating unwanted governmental interference has become a way of life. A license for this, a fee for that, a new tax for the other. We're subjected to unending regulation and complex compliance nightmares and then fines for doing it wrong. An historical view of what went wrong, and a guide to help us return to the seemingly abandoned traditional conservative principles of our founding fathers.
The Nazi Hydra in America: Suppressed History of a Century - Wall Street and the Rise of the Fourth Reich
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 288,910. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011 by Progressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
Exposes how US elitists launched Hitler, then recouped Nazi assets to lay the postwar foundations of a modern police state, complete with controlled corporate media. Fascists won WWII because they ran both sides. "A valuable history of the relationship between big business in the United States and European fascism...The story is shocking and sobering and deserves to be widely read."– Howard Zinn
Smoke & Mirrors: The Truth About the Political Status of U.S. Women
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Women hold a measly 19.4% of seats in Congress, 241 years after independence from the British Empire. We are #100 (#116 counting ties) in the world for electing women. Why don’t our political parties establish voluntary quotas or rule changes, like so many other countries have done to accelerate the election of women? Have women become enablers of a national disgrace? Can we reach 30% by 2020?
Холистично общество
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 73,760. Language: Bulgarian. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Кой е най-добрият начин да посрещнем глобалните предизвикателства на утрешния ден? В тази книга се представя холистичният модел, на чиято основа се изгражда холистично общество. Изведени са принципите на функциониране на нов тип икономика, която не е капиталистическа, а холистична. В нея оптимално се защитават интересите на човечеството, Земята, животните и растенията. Автор е Александър Миланов.
Howl, 2016! Poems, Rants, and Essays about the Election
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 38,690. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017 by Prism Light Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Essay » Political
The poems, essays, rants, and stories in this anthology were written in the immediate aftermath of the most contentious election that any of us can remember. They represent a visceral and often raw reaction, with contributions from established (and even iconic) writers, and we have contributions from young people just discovering their voice.