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Blinkered
Price: Free! Words: 18,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Chronic disease, Antibiotics resistance and Lyme disease- This essay argues that three major threats to human health are rooted in a state of complacency in modern medicine, as valuable knowledge is routinely repressed. Is our medical system too convenient to change? Blinkered suggests a set of proposals and opportunities relevant to every stakeholder of the healthcare ecosystem.
the Corporate Injustice march
Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consumerism
This is an opening for the upcoming book You Against Them. Within this short, two perspectives are viewed - the laborer and the Corporate World. The two divisions of society. Every quarter millions are and have become unemployed, yet the Corporate "job creators" report record profits, how is this fitting?
India’s Urbanisation Experiences
Series: GP and ORF e-books, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 24,250. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This publication provides information on key urban challenges facing India, and directions the country could take to absorb and manage future growth. Five aspects responsible for achieving sustainable urbanisation are reviewed: Urban population trends, implementation of master plans, housing for the urban poor, solid waste management and the need for smart cities.
Censorship, Liberty, and Truth
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A sentiment exists among our leaders today that citizens are children and need to be protected. The belief has spread with viral depth. It has persisted with religious tenacity, and the state is at fault. The state is at fault with its paternalistic zeal, with its judicious abandon, and thus we find ourselves beneath its dark umbrella.
Writings @ Ankur Mutreja: Satire, Reviews, Opinions, Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 96,630. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » General law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The book presents my views on issues ranging from contemporary events to personal philosophy. The book is, in fact, a consolidation of my views concretized on my blogs over years and is divided into four sections: Satire, Reviews, Opinions and Philosophy.
The Second Beast
Price: Free! Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General
Revelation tells Christians what will happen to our future. It tells us we must hold fast, or we will suffer the same fate as those who follow the Beast and those prophesies of that Jezebel. We have also been given the Seven Spirits of God to help us persevere through the coming desolation. This book gives a clearer understanding of what’s happening today, and what’s to come in the future.
Evil Orwell: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
George Orwell seen as abettor of totalitarian rule, not its enemy. His character is called into question under analysis of his novel: Nineteen-Eighty-Four.
Inner-directed et other-directed
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: French. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A travers plusieurs exemples (pour qui voter ?,guerre civile, informations prématurées, crise des subprimes), Patrice Ranjard montre comment des individus ou des dirigeants inner ou other-directed vont réagir de façon totalement différente alors qu'ils disposent, au départ, des mêmes informations.
Outlaw or American Patriot?
Price: Free! Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
"Resist illegitimate authority!" meant both religious and secular authority as they waged the Vietnam War. Inspired by the visions of Vatican Council II and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, like other "Catholic Radicals," I destroyed tens of thousands of draft cards as one of the "Minnesota 8." Why did I do it? What did my trial and prison do to me? Dread-filled times waging "Peace, now!" MLK & Lennon!
E Dikhe ton Pithhekon
Price: Free! Words: 12,940. Language: Greek. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Law » Court Records
Apospasma twn praktikwn ths 7hs hmeras ths dikhs "Politeia tou Tennessee kata Scopes": H exetash tou W.J. Bryan apo ton C. Darrow. Ti symvainei otan h misallodoxia, o fanatismos, h 8rhskolhpsia, o antiepisthmonismos kai o paralogismos ginontai Nomos?
2014中國網絡金融改革風雲錄
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
夜伤鹰2014年财经周刊电子版已经制作完工,2014年是中国经济形势最为复杂多变的一年,本书作者以不同的财经视角引领投资者独立思考,阅读此书可以帮助投资者有效规避风险,而且还可以给投资者带来全新的投资理念以及投资诀窍,本书以舆情分析为出发点进行财经评论,凡是喜欢本电子书的读者,都可以在书中获益金融知识,本电子书还是投资初学者的启蒙书,可以帮助初级投资者实现自己的财富人生。 本电子书是作者辛苦所创,文字约六万字. 由于时间仓促,书中可能会有讹误部分,希望读者见谅。
America's War on Islam, and Everything and Everyone Else, Including Americans.
Price: Free! Words: 36,490. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This work cuts through the usual spin that America bombards its citizens with when trying to explain its actions, both in the world community, and at home. It also offers a critical view of how Americans find it possible to blindly support their nation in its wars on everyone else.
47% Benghazi
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Whether they were al Qaeda affiliates, whether they were Libyan-based extremists or al Qaeda itself I think is one of the things we'll have to determine." That is an excerpt from Ambassador Rice's comments on the CBS show Face the Nation on Sept. 16. Many would and should take the words al Qaeda or al Qaeda affiliate to mean terrorist. How the media and the nation did not jump on this and give...
Local Ballot Initiatives: How citizens can change laws with clipboards, conversations, and campaigns
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A booklet about how people use the ballot initiative process at the local level.
Murder in the Name of Allah
Price: Free! Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and 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.
The Prison Experience
Price: Free! Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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This book is about our broken prison system. It introduces the Nordic prison model, talks about a new direction for our nation's prisons and gives reasons why a soft on crime approach would be an improvement over today's philosophy of punishment.
The Other Side of the Fence - Setting the record straight
Price: Free! Words: 42,670. Language: Australian English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When you pick up the news paper and you see yourself in print being accused of attempting to blackmail a federal senator with the purpose of extorting money and none of it is true, you have to do something.... anything to clear your name. In the interest of setting the record straight, on behalf of the Curry, Coe and Batman families I present the Other Side of the Fence.
The Final Discrimination
Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Our civilised societies have abolished discrimination - right? WRONG! Read how we can remove the final discrimination.
Biochemistry Will Kill Us All
You set the price! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Scientists will soon know so much about biochemistry that it will be possible for any fairly smart college student with some fairly cheap equipment to create deadly new viruses. This will make it possible for terrorists to kill billions of people.
2013 Hispanic Values Survey: How Shifting Religious Identities and Experiences are Influencing Hispanic Approaches to Politics
Price: Free! Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
The new Hispanic Values Survey conducted by the nonpartisan Public Religion Research Institute. The survey’s release coincides with the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.