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Islamic Fundamentalism in Egyptian Politics
Price: Free! Words: 158,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
The purpose of this book is to identify and analyze the political positions of Egyptian Islamic fundamentalist movements and their chances for seizing power.
Long War for Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 98,970. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
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This book foresaw the “Arab Spring” of 2011. It was obvious years before that the old Arab nationalist dictatorships had failed and were being challenged by two forces: liberal democracy advocates and revolutionary Islamists. While the Long War for Freedom focuses on the moderates, it also, by necessity, presents the worldview and strategy of the Islamists.
Murder in the Name of Allah
Price: Free! Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Hardly a day passes on which an Islamic event does not make headlines. The president of a Muslim country is assassinated by the supporters of Muslim brotherhood; a European journalist is taken hostage by Islamic Jihad; a Pan-American aircraft is hijacked.
Rethinking the BBC: Public Media in the 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Rethinking the BBC: Public Media in the 21st Century brings together some of the most influential and creative thinkers on media politics and policy in the UK and beyond. It is a vital contribution to the debate on public media at a moment of rapid change.
Paved with Good Intentions
Price: Free! Words: 137,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
Watching the Iranian revolution in 1978, it seemed to me vital to explain the history of U.S.-Iran relations and how things had become so much in conflict. This book traces that relationship down through the hostage crisis. Many have recognized it as the critical account on this issue.
TrueTom Vs the Apostates!
Price: Free! Words: 131,600. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution, & Conflict, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
Fire leveled Rome in 64 CE. Suspicion fell upon Nero. He shifted blame to the new religion of Christianity, it’s members “hated for their enormities,” says Tacitus. They were hunted and killed in heinous ways, History is not now repeating itself—but under the guise of a modern "anti-cult" movement that extends the age-old derogatory C-word to new targets, it is beginning to rhyme a little.
A Great Cloud of Witnesses: The Catholic Church's Experience in the Holy Land
Price: Free! Words: 82,010. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
A compilation of the Catholic Church's experience in the Holy Land in its' own words. Assembled here for the first time in one place, is a series of official Church statements, documents, articles, and interviews collected from over a seventy year time span. It is the uncensored, authentic voice of the Church in the Holy Land and it continues to faithfully call out to us.
Revisiting South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program
Price: Free! Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » History » Military
Revisiting South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program draws on previously secret information to provide the first comprehensive, technically-oriented look at South Africa’s nuclear weapons program; how it grew, evolved, and ended. It also finds lessons for today’s nuclear proliferation cases.
Islam: Through Quran
Price: Free! Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Islam Through Quran will give you understanding of what Islam is, and what Islam is not, by moving you through the Quran.
Peace-making Power-sharing.
Price: Free! Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
The first Canadian Citizens Assembly found out the best electoral reform, only to have the goal-posts moved against its adoption. Britain had half a dozen undemocratic voting methods, because only that one democratic method could work at all levels of government. The world anarchy of election systems are passed off as fashion statements. But progress in democracy wont go away.
Macedonia: A Nation at a Crossroads
Price: Free! Words: 210,890. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » European
The economy, culture, society, politics, and Balkan geopolitics of the Republic of Macedonia and its people.
Russia vs Turkey: The Geopolitics of the South & the Turk Stream Pipelines
Price: Free! Words: 53,420. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This long essay is the second part of a series, with the first part being “USA Russia & China in the Middle East: Alliances & Conflicts”. Over 80 maps are used to explain the energy war between Russia and Turkey, two countries that have been fighting for regional dominance for many centuries.
Cauldron of Turmoil: America in the Middle East
Price: Free! Words: 82,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This book is the culmination of 15 years in studying U.S. policy and Middle East politics. All of my opinions, much of the material, many of the anecdotes, and the unattributed quotes are the result of direct observation and private discussions with American and regional policymakers and experts.
Assimilation and its Discontents
Price: Free! Words: 120,470. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
When I realized that nobody had written a comprehensive history of Jewish assimilation, I knew that I had to try doing it myself. It was a remarkable learning experience as I researched a wide range of cultural and historical issues and discovered lots of people and events of which I’d previously known nothing.
Uncage Eden - A Spiritual Philosophy Book about Food, Music, and the Rewilding of Society
Price: Free! Words: 275,820. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Our planet is in peril. Our species is in captivity. We alone hold the key. We have become disconnected from the love song of our home, and completely enslaved by the systematic destruction of her. This is the story of one water protector's path to understanding the universe, the reweaving of symbiosis, an evolution of camp style cooking, the great cosmic jam scene, and an end to human supremacy.
The Free Market Has Soon Turned 99 % Of Us Into Miserables
Price: Free! Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
If nothing else, the economic crisis in 2008 showed how close we are an economic collapse of the system we all suffer under today. The system that is named the "Free Market." This book shows how we got where we are beginning 100 years ago by presenting Edward Bernays who created a new political idea based on controlling people's irrational feelings, to keep them happy and calm by consuming.
Neighbourhood First: Navigating Ties under Modi
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
This publication brings to focus India’s policy towards its immediate and extended neighbourhood—South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) members, Iran, China and Myanmar—under Modi thus far.
Children of Dolhinov
Price: Free! Words: 146,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Essay » Political
It is a titanic story though one rather slow-moving by contemporary standards.
Random Rants for Rational Reflection
Price: Free! Words: 57,030. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Every so often we need to look at the way things are done to see if they still make sense today. The Rants and recommendations in this book attempt to do just that. As a centrist my viewpoints will probably alienate those who hold extreme viewpoints on the left and the right.. The individual rants have been grouped into chapters according to the segment of society they address.
Step One: Save the World - The Journey of a Water Protector
Price: Free! Words: 314,360. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
This is a cookbook. This is an adventure novel. This is a love story. This is a tale of survival. This is a spiritual journey. This is a catalog of the oppressions and destructions perpetrated by the machine of mankind. This is a handbook on standing up to the tyranny enacted by a corrupt government through the mechanism of fear. This is a recruitment manual for a global movement of resistance