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The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Volume 3: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Most Interesting People in Politics and History, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A sample: Bob Rafsky suffered from AIDS, and he was an activist for AIDS research. One day, he went to a Japanese pharmaceuticals company to ask why research was being delayed on a promising new drug. To make a point, he rolled the leg of his pants up, and then showed the executives a lesion-covered leg. (Some anecdotes are thought provoking rather than funny.)
World Government and Other Polemic Issues
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 93,590. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This e-book constitutes recognition of the fact that the Internet is the most effective means of reaching a worldwide audience, anywhere and at any time. It is being made available with the objective of motivating people to believe that, if they receive correct information and honest opinions, the world can be changed for the better.
Reality Today Forum 2012
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,580. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Budgeting
Did you miss some issues in 2012? Here are the articles that were published on www.realitytodayforum.com in 2012. Reality Today Forum is an e-magazine for the growing number of people who wish to get their opinion out there to make a difference in our ever-changing world.
2012 U.S. Intelligence Community Threat Assessment on Global Water Security - Shortages, Floods, National Security Impact, Nile, Tigris-Euphrates, Mekong, Jordan, Indus, Brahmaputra, and Amu Darya
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This report, issued in February 2012 and requested by the Department of State, is designed to answer the question: How will water problems (shortages, poor water quality, or floods) impact US national security interests over the next 30 years?
Is It Evil & Wicked - Terrorism in Islam
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,830. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
A review of the religion of Bin Laden, Islam. Why was his view of this religion different from what most Muslims believe. Who are the Sunnis, the Shiites, Wahhabis and what do they believe. How are women treated, what about marriage and divorce, heaven and hell. What is jihard and why do some believers kill themselves. AlQaeda and the Muslim Brotherhood are discussed.
Quatre priorités pour 2012 (3)
You set the price! Words: 2,020. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Comment sortir du nucléaire? Quelles sont les options, tant sur le plan énergétique que politique? Réponses argumentées à 4 objections pro-nucléaire: le nucléaire, c'est pas cher; le nucléaire, c'est l'indépendance énergétique de la France; le nucléaire, en France, c'est sûr, nous avons les meilleures normes de sécurité au monde; sans le nucléaire, on retourne à la bougie.
State of Power 2016: Democracy, sovereignty and resistance
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.
Complete Guide to Maritime Pirates, Piracy, and Security, Assaults from Somalia, 2009 Capture of the Maersk Alabama, Rescue of Captain Richard Phillips, al-Shabaab
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 431,110. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This unique ebook provides an encyclopedic overview of all aspects of maritime piracy, assaults on shipping from Somali pirates, security measures including the work of the U.S. Navy, and the 2009 attack on the Maersk Alabama and the Navy rescue of Captain Richard Phillips. This massive compendium includes government reports, federal material, military information, and Congressional hearings.
Reality Today Forum: The Best of 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Quality control, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
These articles are our editors’ picks, or favorites, from 2012 issues. Reality Today Forum is a new e-magazine that launched in October 2011. To read more, go to www.realityfodayforum.com for the latest issue online. Reality Today Forum is an e-magazine for the growing number of people who wish to get their opinion out there to make a difference in our ever-changing world.
Self-Determination and Change in the Middle East and North Africa: Policy Speech by President Barack Obama, May 2011 - Islam, Israel and the 1967 Borders, Palestine, Libya, Egypt, Tunisia, Iraq, Iran
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,570. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Here is the complete text of the historic speech given by President Barack Obama on May 19, 2011 about self-determination and change in the Middle East and North Africa, plus extensive material from the State Department about Administration policy towards Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, Yeman, Iraq, Iran, Israel and the Palestinians, and more.
2011 Federal Debt Limit Extension Controversy: Official Reports, Potential Effects on Government Operations, Treasury Department Assessments and Possible Actions, Federal Debt Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,480. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The ongoing controversy in Washington over raising the federal debt limit is the subject of this comprehensive, ten chapter ebook which provides detailed and authoritative information on all aspects of federal debt management. Treasury officials believe that a failure by Congress to raise the debt limit would have catastrophic economic consequences
The Essence of September 11th 2nd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,670. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book doesn't advance a conspiracy theory concerning the events of 9/11. It is a critical exploration into an analysis of the ideas that underpin the U.S. government's 'official' position on 9/11 and an explanation of why that position is untenable. This book entails a detailed examination of the alleged 'causes' of the destruction of the Twin Towers, Building 7, and part of the Pentagon.
Après le capitalisme (2)
You set the price! Words: 1,390. Language: French. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Après le scénario de la « primauté de la force », pourquoi celui de la « primauté de la religion » nous parait-il de nature à le concurrencer ? Quels sont les prémices de cette évolution ? Allons-nous vers une civilisation où « le sabre et le goupillon » se taillent la part du lion ?
2011 Official Dictionary of Nuclear, Radiation, and Radiological Terms and Acronyms: Nuclear Power Plants, Atomic Weapons, Military Stockpile, Radiation Medicine
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Untangle the confusing technical, scientific, and medical jargon used in the nuclear and radiological fields with this comprehensive dictionary featuring official, authoritative definitions of nearly 1500 terms and acronyms for the nuclear power industry, nuclear weapons, the military nuclear stockpile, and radiological medicine.
2014 President Barack Obama's Speech to the United Nations about the Islamic State (IS) and America's War Against ISIS / ISIL Terrorism, Ukraine and Russia, Israel and Palestine, Ebola Outbreak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This ebook presents the complete text of President Barack Obama's September 24, 2014 speech to the United Nations, along with his 2013 UN speech, and additional material.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - U.S. Military Forces and Police Assistance in Stability Operations: The Least-Worst Option to Fill the U.S. Capacity Gap
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,000. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
The author rightly observes that establishing an effective local police force is critical to successful stability operations. An effective police force is a key component to security sector reform, justice sector reform, and the successful transition to the host nation's security force.
"Ground Zero"
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.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Learning With Professionals - Selected Works from the Joint Military Intelligence College - Spying as Depicted in Movies, Spy Fiction, Clancy, LeCarre
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: spying as depicted in movies and novels, spy fiction vs. spy reality, history of intelligence, John LeCarre, Tom Clancy, Robert Ludlum, Principles of Intelligence, and much more.
Obvious Or Oblivious - How Ignorance, Ideology, & Greed Are Destroying Our Political Process
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,370. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
You don't have to follow politics to know we have some serious issues in this nation right now. But why does it seem like we can't agree on how to fix them, or even get anything done? Obvious Or Oblivious addresses these questions and more. A challenging look at politics and the responsibility of every citizen to contribute to the solution.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: NIMS Communications and Information Management (IS-704) - Interoperability, Mutual Aid and Assistance, Exercises, Scenarios
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,950. 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 (in written form in this reproduction) the Communications and Information Management component of the National Incident Management System (NIMS).