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Annihilation / Likvidacija
Price: Free! Words: 51,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
The case known as ‘Likvidacija’, Macedonian for ‘Annihilation’ gives a breathtaking example of power abuse as on May 2013 the investigating journalist Tomislav Kezharovski (1965) is arrested by special forces and sued for an article he wrote in 2008.
Russian Spies at the Top
Price: Free! Words: 71,150. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2019 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography
How Australia and Japan coped differently with shocking spieling revelations. A story about human frailties, Cold War politics and an anti-espionage chief spying for the Russians.
Casus belli: cómo los Estados Unidos venden la guerra
Price: Free! Words: 142,800. Language: Spanish. Published: April 8, 2011 by Transnational Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
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Casus belli: cómo los Estados Unidos venden la guerra es una valiosa y didáctica recopilación de ensayos escritos por destacados expertos de todo el mundo. En ella, se analizan las diversas excusas que se han esgrimido para ir a la guerra durante las últimas décadas de crecientes ambiciones imperialistas por parte de los Estados Unidos.
2020 U.S.A Presidential Election 2.0 A Teaser
Price: Free! Words: 148,410. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
2020 Democratic and Republican candidates and their agenda from their website Trump's contract with American - 2016, Trump's election website information - rare now. And 2020 agenda Defeating trump is not enough -must have a clear agenda to improve for good 2 Bonus books attached Must read before next debate After debate Iron Lady Warren (Dem) leads - VP Bernie or Van Jones
Democracia participativa y modernización de los servicios públicos: Investigación sobre las experiencias de presupuesto participativo en Europa
Price: Free! Words: 115,380. Language: Spanish. Published: August 30, 2011 by Transnational Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
En 1989, la ciudad de Porto Alegre creó el mecanismo del presupuesto participativo. En Europa, la primera data de 1994, pero no sería hasta la entrada de este nuevo siglo que la experiencia se difunde globalmente en el viejo continente. Este libro pretende analizar ese viaje y su expansión por Europa. El objetivo es dar cuenta de cómo se ha generalizado este proceso.
Improving Our Standard of Living: The Science, Politics, and Economics of Global Betterment
Price: Free! Words: 260,510. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
This book is about how to reduce poverty and improve global living standards. Topics include economic growth, income inequality, poverty, corruption, causes of the decline of the middle class, sustainable development, emerging technologies, and more. This isn't a textbook, but it's packed with evidence and easy to understand. This is for anyone who cares about how to solve the world's problems.
Den Fria Marknaden har snart gjort 99% av oss utfattiga (Swedish/Svenska)
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Första Boken. Price: Free! Words: 76,710. Language: Swedish. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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Om inget annat så visade den ekonomiska krisen 2008 hur nära vi är en ekonomisk kollaps av det system vi alla lider under idag. Det system som kallas den ”fria marknaden”. Boken visar hur vi kommit dit vi är med början för 100 år sedan med en viss Edward Bernays som skapade en ny politisk idé byggd på att styra människors irrationella känslor så de blev lyckliga och lugna genom konsumtion.
Regional Planning for Sustainable Land Use in India
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
This publication aims to build knowledge of the best ways to utilise land through spatial planning on a broader scale, i.e., district or region. It comprises twelve chapters written by Indian scholars and professionals, who describe the role regional spatial planning can play in overcoming India’s social, economic, environmental, and infrastructure challenges.
Presidencialismo no Brasil
Price: Free! Words: 86,400. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
Ao abranger temas relativos à Ciência Política, à História, às Relações Internacionais e à Administração Pública, este livro contribui para cobrir um gap na literatura dos estudos presidenciais no País.
Desafiando al imperio
Price: Free! Words: 115,790. Language: Spanish. Published: April 8, 2011 by Transnational Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
Phyllis Bennis analiza el auge del unilateralismo estadounidense y la doctrina de la guerra preventiva, centrándose especialmente en los casos de Iraq e Israel/Palestina, y examina los retos y las oportunidades para reivindicar las Naciones Unidas como parte del movimiento mundial por la paz.
GCC: Evaluation, Lessons Learned and Future Prospects
Price: Free! Words: 56,170. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
The contributors to this volume explore the policies and priorities of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states, the tensions within and across the organisation, and behavioural traits of its key actors. Several also pay close attention to the GCC’s interactions with the wider region and in particular such countries as Iran and Turkey.
Greens for a Better Europe: Twenty Years of UK Green Influence in the European Parliament, 1999-2019
Price: Free! Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Ecology & Environment
This guide to two decades of UK Green achievements in Europe brings together analysis from prominent academics, journalists, campaigners and the current and former Green MEPs themselves.
Selected Works of David Huttner
Price: Free! Words: 102,230. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
This work contains editorials, essays and lectures written between 2001 and 2018. There is no common thread. Subjects range from politics and current events to humor and advice to the lovelorn.
A Social Carol
Series: Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 59,330. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & 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.
Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience
Price: Free! Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
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This book describes the shocking ways factory farmed animals are treated in New Zealand, the lengths industry and government will go to maintain the status quo, and effective ways to make a difference for animals as individuals and as a society. The issues raised about exploitation, political influence and effective activism can be applied to many situations worldwide.
The Conquest of Bread
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by Jonathan-David Jackson. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
Peter Kropotkin was born a prince, but renounced his title and became an anarcho-communist. He was imprisoned and exiled from Russia for his beliefs. In this book he shows how capitalism creates poverty and scarcity even though there is enough for all.
Democratic Quality Vector
Price: Free! Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
Today, democratic institutions find themselves under attack. Looming threats from everywhere seek to unravel the fabric of democracy. We see evidence of this in the news everyday. But there is hope. This book tells a sweeping story visiting history, political theory and even cognition itself on the journey to a solution. But, can we resolve this problem before our democracy lies in ruin?
Save the Dreaming: A simple plan to rescue Aboriginal culture and make Australia great
Price: Free! Words: 53,500. Language: Australian English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
Save the Dreaming offers a synchronised four-step plan to change the Australian Constitution, separate traditional and legal land ownership, agree on a treaty for Aboriginal people and make Australia an inclusive republic. Author Brian Morgan says this will resolve all major Aboriginal grievances and create a platform for future problem-solving. The book has already been called a game-changer.
Revival of the West: Securing a Future for European People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,240. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
This book deconstructs the myth of progressive liberalism. The author explores left-wing ideals of equality, diversity, social justice and open society, and exposes them for empty fiction.
Resgate da reforma política
Price: Free! Words: 112,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
Uma das questões mais comentadas e talvez menos compreendidas no Brasil é a reforma política. Ela diz respeito à revisão das instituições vinculadas à nossa democracia representativa. Trata-se de um conjunto de temas fortemente entrelaçados, que repercutem em várias dimensões das relações sociais.