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They Got the Gold Mine and We Got the Shaft
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A must read for every political junkie. This easy informative explanation of what politics has to done to give us this economy, and why we have the 1% vs the 99% today. This book is well researched and connects all the dots between politics, money and our economy. This information will make it easy to win many political arguments.
Occupy: Guide to the Perplexed.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The "Occupy" movement has taken the country by storm. They are here to stay and this essay deals with both some of their agenda, and how the State has reacted to them. It is a guide, for those who wish to learn more, as well as Occupiers who are facing agressive police response.
Les chênes qu'on abat
You set the price! Words: 970. Language: French. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Comme Philippe II d'Espagne fit abattre la forêt espagnole pour bâtir ses rêves de grandeur, quelles forêts abattent aujourd'hui nos dirigeants pour poursuivre leurs chimères ? Pourquoi la notion de prospective a-t-elle disparu du discours et de l'action politiques, lesquels ne sont plus tournés que vers le court terme ? Quelles conséquences pour le monde de demain ?
NASA's Management of the Mars Science Laboratory Project (MSL): Inspector General Report on Technical and Financial Problems with Mars Exploration Program Rover
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
NASA's Office of Inspector General issued this status report on the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) slated for launch in late 2011. The findings indicated that unresolved technical problems and cost issues could delay the launch.
Rage and Righteousness
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
The title of this chapter is Rage and Righteousness. Maybe a better title would be Outrage! When we awakened this morning, and turned on the radio, instead of being upset by the weather report, we were saddened by a new challenge to us and our nation, to pray or not to pray, to stand by and do nothing or, like the Founding Fathers of our Constitution, fight for Religious Freedom.
Reid on Government Secrecy
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Government secrecy is likely one of the most controversial topics of our time. Often it is difficult to grasp the actual impacts of secrecy on our lives, but there is one book that does examine the impact over decades called Silent Heroes of the Cold War Declassified. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid wrote the foreward. This is that forward, painfully honest and sobering.
Charlie Hebdo: The Global View
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When the Charlie Hebdo killings happened in Paris in early 2015, attention swivelled to the way that terror and accusation are being used to try and stifle debate. But these are discussions that are not only being held in France. Here writers around the world including Ariel Dorfman and David Edgar write on ways that journalists and artists have been threatened over the years
Les biens du clergé
You set the price! Words: 1,110. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
En 1789, Talleyrand propose de nationaliser les biens du clergé pour résoudre la « crise financière ». Et aujourd'hui, quelle démarche adopter face à une situation similaire ? En France, les biens du clergé du XXIe siècle sont constitués des fortunes, toutes supérieures à 100 millions d'euros, amassées par moins de 400 personnes. Comment les taxer ? Pourquoi les taxer ?
ایران آزاد
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: Persian. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
بکتاش خمسه پور در این کتاب که از طرح تا تکمیل حدود پنج سال بطول انجامید کوشیده است یک ایران آزاد را به زبانی ساده ترسیم کند. در کتاب «ایران آزاد» ویژگیهای یک کشور آزاد بازگو میگردد. نویسنده در این کتاب تشریح میکند که دستیابی به ایران آزاد و مهندسی یک کشور آزاد، آباد و آبرومند دور از دسترس نیست. «ایران آزاد» مسائل بازدارنده آزادی ایران را روشن مینماید و خواننده را به آزادی ایران امیدوار میسازد
The Republican Con
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Your guide to the 2012 republican field and their atrocious governing philosophy.
Official Bonds in Montana
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Fidelity bonds are the vehicle to insure the performance of government officials. Official fidelity bonds were once required by Montana law. That requirement has been removed. Montanans are no longer protected from unlawful government employees. Find out how ruse this was accomplished.
Observation to Understanding.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
My Collected Poems are the result of observing people and their actions. By analysing behaviour in various situations, I responded with sarcasm and humour. My excess of anger was depleted by the beauty of nature which surrounds me on Kangaroo Island South Australia
Les 12 péchés capitaux (3e partie)
You set the price! Words: 1,230. Language: French. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Troisième et dernier volet d'un bilan de la présidence Sarkozy, basé sur les « 12 propositions pour 2012 » de la Droite populaire. À lire « en creux » : tout ce que Sarkozy va promettre, c'est tout ce sur quoi il a échoué… ou tout ce qu'il est allé emprunter dans le programme du Front national pour essayer de se faire réélire.
The Intra-Arab Oil War : 1950-1970
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay explains the oil war between Egypt and Saudi Arabia in the 1950s and 1960s
Connaissez-vous Gini ?
You set the price! Words: 940. Language: French. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Définition du coefficient de Gini. Opposition modèle anglo-saxon / modèle nord-européen. Évolution depuis 40 ans. Conséquences sociales et politiques.
Understanding Caucuses and Primaries
Series: Simply Put: Civics Lessons. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Every four years citizens of the United States go to the polling places in November to cast their vote for the next President of the United States. But few realize all that has gone in to the selection of one or both of the main candidates on the ballot. This little book will help explain primaries, caucuses, open vs. closed, pledged vs. unpledged, and more.
State of The Union Address with Republican and Tea Party Response - January 25, 2011: Introduction by William W Baughman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
The full text of the January 25, 2011 State of the Union Address including Republican and Tea Party responses, and an introduction by William W Baughman.
Woodsy On The Rampage: The Ecology Of Radical Environmentalism
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
In "Woodsy On The Rampage: The Ecology Of Radical Environmentalism", social theorist Frederick Meekins analyzes the dark underside of this pervasive ideology and how a number of the movement's most enthusiastic adherents would like to see nothing less than the destruction of the United States of America and even the extinction of the human species.
Magna Carta in the 21st Century
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Magna Carta was a key foundation stone in the development of the British Constitution and the establishment of freedom in Britain. But how relevant is the Magna Carta to life in the 21st Century?
The Battle for Corby - The Inside Story of the 2012 Parliamentary By-Election
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A gripping account of the Corby Parliamentary By-Election written by a Corby-based journalist and published just 7 days after Polling Day