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How to Lead When No One Follows by Jerry Maynard
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,770. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012 by True Vine Publishing Inspire, Empower, Produce!. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
After electing the first African-American President of the United States, and after significant progress in the election of African-American leaders as mayors and state governors, why haven't our communities felt the benefits? Instead, the African-American community endures the highest prison incarceration, high school drop-out rates, unemployment, and healthcare disparities since the 1970's.
Shattered Relations Recounting the death of Kiwane Carrington by The News-Gazette, Inc.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
On October 9, 2009, 15 year old Kiwane Carrington was shot and killed by an on-duty police officer from the Champaign Police Department. This is the recounting of the news stories, editorials, and letters to the editor published by The News-Gazette reporting on and reacting to that fateful incident. In the retelling, the need to repair the shattered police community relationship is revealed.
State of Power 2016: Democracy, sovereignty and resistance by Transnational Institute
Series: State of Power. Price: Free! Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
TNI's fifth annual State of Power 2016 report explores the intersect of power and democracy. Featuring prominent activists and academics, its essays feature the long battle between economic power and popular democracy, expose the different powers seeking to undermine democracy today, and tell the stories of radical popular democratic alternatives emerging worldwide.
Covert Street Warrior Social Unrest Handbook by Lynn Lane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
The social unrest handbook we all need. Could you protect yourself and your loved ones? Can you survival a flash riot? It is always best to be ready and not need it than to need it and not be ready. Are you ready? Tactical – Physical – Mental - Psychological
Discorso sulla servitù volontaria by Etienne De La Boetie
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: Italian. Published: April 7, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“vorrei solo comprendere come è possibile che tanti uomini, tanti paesi, tante città e nazioni tollerino talvolta un solo tiranno, che non ha altro potere che quello che gli danno; che ha il potere di nuocere loro solo finché essi possono sopportarlo; che non potrebbe far loro alcun male, se non quando essi preferiscono sopportarlo piuttosto che contraddirlo..."
99.5% of Americans Wake Up by Keith Nelson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Essay » Political
99.5 % of Americans Wake Up! Be inspired by pictures, stories, & informative internet links. Do Not be Bullied and Manipulated by the 00.5% Anymore. Stand up to their lies, to their buying votes, to their profiteering from fracking & assault weapons and toxic substances, to their disregard for Mother Earth and for you and your children. Be Inspired to Vote for Stand Up politicians to act Now.
And The World Will Live As One by Jerry Alatalo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,070. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Are you feeling like many people on this Earth that humanity is changing? There is a palpable sense that mankind is moving in a direction where truth and wisdom are being sought for inclusion into the decision making process at all levels. Humanity is increasingly intending for there to be an effort to apply love in every situation. There is a growing awareness that our true reality is oneness.
A Staple in the Granola by Jorge Guerrero Sanchez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Jorge goes on another adventure which will introduce him to the inefficient legal system in Mexico. Live through real life events of a simple conflict taken to the civil courts. Meet up close and personal the haughtiness, discrimination, and lobbying of the rich in Mexico, also known as the Bourgeoisie class.
The Book of Thieves - Stephanie C. Fox, J.D. by Stephanie C. Fox, J.D.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The Book of Thieves is the story of how a greedy few destroyed a nation called Oblivion. Oblivion was once a great place to live and work in, with excellent laws to protect everyone who worked there, and to keep conditions fair for them. Not anymore. A greedy few called Gangsters cheated and stole after working harder at getting the rules changed and finding ways to simply ignore them.
Justice pour la Palestine ! by Tribunal Russell sur la Palestine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: French. Published: May 2, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Stéphane Hessel, Leïla Shahid, Noam Chomsky, John Dugard, Breyten Breytenbach, Jean Ziegler, Ken Loach, Angela Davis, Roger Waters, Desmond Tutu… une même conviction les réunit : la paix au Proche Orient par l’application du droit international. C’est là tout le sens de la création du Tribunal Russell sur la Palestine.
The Truth About The Coming Global Currency Reset 2nd Edition by Marcus Curtis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,610. Language: American English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » History » History of things
There are many people who believe there is a global currency reset coming soon. This reset will result in an overnight crash of the dollar and the stock market.This global currency reset is predicted to be worse than the 2008 meltdown. This book explores the validity of those claims. It seeks the truth concerning many future economic forecasts.
Because the Future Matters: Let's Stop Letting Modern Economics and Our Energy Addiction Ruin Almost Everything! by John M. Braden
Price: Free! Words: 100,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Because the Future Matters: Let’s Stop Letting Modern Economics and Our Energy Addiction Ruin Almost Everything! puts forward and discusses a comprehensive set of proposals intended to focus a national economy (Canada’s in particular) on real human needs now and in the future. Aimed at national frugality, these proposals are as readily compatible with free enterprise as they are with socialism.
The Last Invisible Continent: Essays on Adoption and Identity by Michael Allen Potter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
"The Last Invisible Continent is an important book, a superb mixing of the personal and the political." -- The Columbus Free Press
The Forgotten Cost of Freedom by Eric Jon Kiser
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A Handbook for a Free America in the 21st. Century. Our Founders gave us an enduring gift -- Democracy --We must use it to meet the challenges we face as a nation.
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History: 250 Anecdotes by David Bruce
Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Australians know how to engage in activism. When the Australian prime minister would not apologize to Aborigine peoples because of the removal of Aboriginal children from their homes, 250,000 people in Sydney walked on the Sydney Harbour bridge on May 28, 2000, and a plane above the bridge skywrote the word “Sorry.”
Taming the Bureaucrat by Gerlad W. Grumet MD
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 176,730. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Taming the Bureaucrat" begins with one physician's curiosity about the increasing bureaucratization of medicine and concludes that bureaucratic systems cast a wide shadow over virtually all aspects of modern society - the legal system, government agencies, religious bodies, financial institutions, military organizations, etc.
Wildcats of Finance by Steven Kim
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Wildcat groups such as hedge funds play a growing role in causing or aggravating blowups in the marketplace. This primer exposes the reality behind the illusion of profits. For instance, hedge funds as a group perform the astounding feat of losing money for their clients. The target audience for the book includes investors and policymakers as well as general readers.
Fail: The Collpase of Reason in Gun Control by Everett Drake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Fail: The Collapse of Reason in Gun Control is a look at the evidence available concerning guns and crime. Every attempt is made to present evidence in a straightforward, unbiased manner so that the actual relationship between gun ownership and crime can be explored.
"Ground Zero" by Peter Cavanaugh
Price: Free! Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"Ground Zero" is a third compilation of pieces written for The Sierra Star, The Yosemite Mountain Democrats, “My City” magazine and a few other publications that have seen fit to present my admittedly subjective commentaries on life in the early 21st Century. Things begin with a serendipitous visit back to Flint, Michigan in early October – then flash back.