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Cubaleaks ¿Realidad ó ficción?
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: Spanish. Published: March 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Tony hijo de Fidel ocultándose en las redes sociales y correos electrónicos fantasmas con apodos ficticios dirigen negocios turbios, vive infidelidades y mucho más. Estas crónicas demuestran un mundo alejado de la realidad cubana. Realidad o ficción ustedes dirán. Todo esto resultará interesante para el lector y todo aquel que quiera conocer quiénes manejan y manipulan al pueblo de Cuba.
Vladimir Putin Biography: The Rise of the New Tsar, How Putin Will Rule The World and The New Russian Empire? | The Glory of Vladimir Putin, The Glory of Russia
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
There's hardly a person who does not heard of Vladimir Putin. Most of the Western media describe him as an aggressor, dictator and autocrat. We are going to eliminate some of the common myths about Putin and see the "real Putin" behind the scenes...
Operation Fast and Furious: Senate Report on the ATF Gunwalking Policy on the Southwest Border, Mexican Gun Trafficking, Death of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, Mexico Drug Violence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,470. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This is a reproduction of a June 2011 Congressional report on the Department of Justice's Operation Fast and Furious, using a strategy called gunwalking which allowed suspects to "walk away" with illegally purchased guns. The report claims that the program facilitated deaths and violence, including the murder of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry - called a preventable tragedy.
Ruth Bader Ginsberg
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Legal systems
Ruth Bader Ginsberg The Life of the Notorious Female Judge By World Watch Media At the start of her legal profession, Ginsburg dealt with trouble discovering work being a partner, a mom of a five-year-old child, and Jewish. In 1960, regardless of a strong suggestion from Albert Martin Sacks, a teacher and later on dean of Harvard Law School, Supreme Court Justice Felix Frankfurter...
Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This is a Summary of Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness With dazzling candor, legal scholar Michelle Alexander argues that by targeting black men through the War on Drugs and decimating communities of color, the U.S. criminal justice system functions as a contemporary system of racial control.
Shanakht Kay Qaidi
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 210. Language: Urdu. Published: January 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
Shanakht Kay Qaidi reveals stunning stories of discrimination and racism against the new migrants that came from India to Pakistan in 1947. The 10 chapters of the book reveals the horrors against the Muhajirs (Urdu-speaking) who came to the newly created Pakistan from India, in 1947. The author has documented his own experiences, observations about the discrimination he experienced.
The Social Justice Warrior Handbook: A Practical Survival Guide for Snowflakes, Millennials, and Generation Z
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The Social Justice Warrior Handbook will unlock the secrets to identifying social injustice and surviving in a world that doesn’t care about your feelings.
A Tradecraft Primer: Structured Analytic Techniques for Improving Intelligence Analysis - Cognitive and Perceptual Biases, Reasoning Processes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders
This primer highlights structured analytic techniques—some widely used in the private sector and academia, some unique to the intelligence profession. It is not a comprehensive overview of how intelligence officers conduct analysis.
Fat Cat: The Steve Mnuchin Story
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2018 by Strong Arm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
Fat Cat is authored by two extraordinary journalists, Rebecca Burns and David Dayen. From Mnuchin’s beginnings at Goldman to his time as a Hollywood Producer, and from his coronation as America’s “Foreclosure King” to his narrow confirmation to Trump’s cabinet, Burns and Dayen show how Mnuchin has made a career – and a fortune – by bilking average American families.
Deconstruct the History Perspective of a Coercively “United” China
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Program: Mirror Interview (明镜专访)/ Host: Baosheng Guo (郭宝胜)/ Interviewee: Zhongjing Liu (刘仲敬) / Time: 9:30 am EST, June 5, 2017
Narratives of the East Asian Community in the World Order Coordinate System
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
It is said that the history of China is dynasty politics. This assumes that the entire history since the Zhou dynasty was continuous and that the old dynasty would inevitably be taken place by a new dynasty. In fact, this is the biggest historical invention in Chinese history.
The Triple Faces of Inner Asia (English-Chinese Bilingual)
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
In the foreseeable future, no matter what the United States does or does not do, Inner Asia will certainly become a battlefield for all kinds of extremist armed forces. The most active interveners in Inner Asian will certainly pay the heaviest cost.
The China Fantasy: Ancient Myths and Subsistent Crisis
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
In the future, you are actually faced with: either you completely overturn the discourse system, reconsider yourself, redefine yourself, redefine your missions and tasks or you will follow the unreliable and untenable discourse system and lead yourself to an absolute danger.
The Imagination of the Empire, the State, and the Nation-State
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Lecturer: Zhongjing Liu (刘仲敬)/ Time: September 20, 2015 / For Chinese version: Transcriber: Three Horses (三马兄)/ For English version: Translator: Scott Cui (怀瑾)/ Cover maker: Fuyukawa Mame (冬川豆)/ Words: 14,329
Hongkong Nation’s Holzweg (English-Chinese Bilingual)
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Hongkong nationalists can only prevent Hongkong from repeating the mistakes of Shanghai by integrating the grassroots in a timely manner. There is no need for them to win. They only need to ensure the struggle can be long.
History Tells (English-Chinese Bilingual)
Series: Translation. You set the price! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Judgment and pursuit of truth are not based on knowledge or materials, but on your grasp and judgment of the entire structure.
The New Cold War Between China & the United States
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / comparative
The dawn of the Asian century is upon us and China is rapidly taking its place among advanced economies and governments. The US and China are now engaged in a new cold war with economies tied together and militaries on the rise. What should the US do to counter this Chinese rise and what specifically is China doing to become a global leader on the world's stage?
Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
Acemoglu's theory and explanation of the differences in global prosperity are as enlightening as they are entertaining. He manages to make the puzzling concept dead simple to understand because the book, rather than a lengthy lecture explaining the theory, is a series of examples supporting it.
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Legal systems, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn When You Download Your Copy Today • How Jim Crow Laws Have Evolved Through American History • The Reason Why America Has The Highest Incarceration Rate • Learn How The war On Drugs Was Set Up To Target Minorities
Rosemary Kennedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Rosemary Kennedy The Legend of The Hidden Kennedy By World Watch Media According to Henry H. Goddard, Rosemary had actually suffered from a disability which required her to receive intellectual specials needs. A biographer composed that Rose Kennedy did not confide in her good friends and she pretended her child was typical, with some family members understanding absolutely nothing...