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The Resurgence of Al-Qaeda in Syria and Iraq - AQIM, Ansar al-Sharia, Al Nusrah Front, ISIS, Islamic Front, Alleppo, Alawites, Sunni, AQAP, Assad, Al-Shabaab, Salafist
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Even though Al Nusrah has shown a willingness to cooperate with the Islamic Front, the latter is likely to have to reject any long-term alliance with Al Nusrah if it wishes to retain funding from the Saudis and the Gulf States.
Nujood Ali, 10, Divorces Her 30 Year-Old Husband
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a story about Nujood Ali, 10, who divorced her 30 year-old husband and wrote a best-seller that lifted her and her family out of poverty. The analysis shows how the theory of unkind deeds and cover-ups applies and how important resistance is to abuses of power.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: - Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) - Creating Effective Alert and Warning Messages (IS-247.a)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,140. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an overview of IPAWS, its operation and benefits.
PUNISHMENT - BE THE ONE TO GIVE IT. NOT THE ONE TO RECEIVE IT.
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
My son is a baby. He won't understand anything. I will strangle him to death.
Wildcats of Finance
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.
Deepwater Horizon Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: 2011 U.S. Coast Guard Report of the Investigation into the Explosion, Fire, and Sinking aboard the Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit (April 20, 2010)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,560. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This long-awaited report by the U.S. Coast Guard provides authoritative, official findings on the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the explosion, fire, sinking and loss of eleven crew members aboard the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010.
A Staple in the Granola
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.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: National Incident Management System (NIMS) Multiagency Coordination Systems (IS-701.a)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces Multiagency Coordination (MAC) Systems as described in the National Incident Management System (NIMS), and shows how these systems can be used to improve incident response.
The Forgotten Cost of Freedom
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.
CIA Sherman Kent Center for Intelligence Analysis Papers - Practice of Analytic Tradecraft in the Directorate of Intelligence, Transnational Threats, Profession of Intelligence Analysis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This publication of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is intended to help the Kent Center fulfill its mission of promoting the practice of analytic tradecraft in the Directorate of Intelligence, and of furthering a greater understanding of intelligence analysis in the wider communities in which it is practiced, studied, or taught.
Taming the Bureaucrat
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.
Contender: The Justin Trudeau Story
Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Essay » Political
Is Justin Trudeau the saviour of the Liberal Party of Canada? Will he one day be prime minister? As the son of one of Canada’s most popular leaders, Trudeau was never far from the political spotlight, but in recent years the MP for Papineau has sought it out. Now he’s running to take charge of the party his father once led.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Mongolia's Peacekeeping Commitment - Training, Deployment, and Evolution of Field Information Capabilities - Iraqi Freedom, Afghan Army Training
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Military
Mongolia's military peacekeeping experience is a recent and remarkable development, having only begun in 2002 when the State Great Hural passed a law establishing the legal framework for participation in international peace operations. This Mongolian capability, while nascent, exists at a time when the international need has never been greater and is likely to continue unabated.
The Demise of Osama bin Laden (Usama Bin Ladin, UBL): U.S. Assault in Abbottabad, Pakistan to Kill the al Qaeda Leader, Intelligence, Implications for the Future, Legal and Military Considerations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,970. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique ebook provides the complete story of the killing of Osama bin Laden by U.S. forces at a compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan as described by American government officials with briefings by Defense Department intelligence officials and an important background paper on implications and considerations regarding the death of bin Laden and its effect on the future of al Qaeda.
The Most Interesting People in Politics and History: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 1. Price: $0.99 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.”
Replace #2: Guns & Race in America: How to Save Lives
Price: Free! Words: 36,730. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » History » American
Replace #2 proposes the Newtown Amendment, a replacement for the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution. The book traces the origin of the gun culture in America and its connection to racism. This bold proposed amendment would overcome the legal and political might of the NRA by allowing all levels of government to regulate guns as they see necessary to build a safer America.
Fighting a Nuclear-Armed Regional Opponent: Is Victory Possible? Earth Penetration Warheads, EMP, High-Altitude Nuclear Detonation (HAND), Nuclear Weapons Effects, Nuclear Proliferation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,290. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
In order to sustain the current international system organized around American-led alliances, the United States may need to be able to confront challenges posed by revisionist powers armed with nuclear weapons.
Speak Up, Speak Out And Be Heard
You set the price! Words: 51,840. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This is a book about conflict, about change. It is not about making you angry, but about channeling your anger, your drive for a better world. This book provides the tools to plan and organize protests, to create change, and to help bring about the world you want to live in. This e-book also includes bonus chapters discussing the Patriot act, and how you can help the Occupy movement.
Empowerment by Virtue of Golden Truth, Human Cloning: Specifically, REM Driven Human Cloning, Summary Disclosure
Price: Free! Words: 16,700. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Goldentruth. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Just read it. Every word in this document is true, and it is the most important document to ever reach the internet. This document is written to empower good people of the world against the tyranny which exists all around us in our world today.
2011 Deficit Reduction Plans: The Moment of Truth, Final Report of National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, Speech by President Obama, House Republican Roadmap by Congressman Ryan
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 78,490. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Three competing visions of deficit reduction are presented in this compilation: the report The Moment of Truth, Final Report of National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform; the April 13 speech by President Barack Obama on fiscal policy; and the House Republican Roadmap for America's Future, written by Congressman Paul Ryan, Ranking Member of the Committee on the Budget.