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Modern Dictators - Third World Coup Makers, Strongmen, and Populist Tyrants
Price: Free! Words: 122,700. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
The world suddenly became a lot more difficult for Americans to understand in the 1970s and 1980s. Dozens of Third World countries underwent a seemingly endless series of coups and revolutions.
The Truth about Syria
Price: Free! Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
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A stock figure of modern political literature is the Latin American dictator, a beribboned generalissimo, overweight, corrupt, propping up rich landlords who live in luxury on the back of impoverished peasants, using the language of anti-Communism to justify crushing any possibility of reform. Clearly, such people were seen as villains.
The Arab States and the Palestine Conflict
Price: Free! Words: 121,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
Hundreds of books and thousands of articles have been devoted to the history and contemporary course of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Dear Mr. Putin - Jehovah's Witnesses Write Russia
Price: Free! Words: 160,830. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution, & Conflict
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In early 2017, Jehovah’s Witnesses were invited just once to write Vladimir Putin. Within two months, up to 49 million letters had been sent. They weren’t all to Putin – other officials were identified – but his was the most visible name. Trouble was not averted, yet Russia came to know of one nation on earth where every citizen cares deeply about every other.
TrueTom Vs the Apostates!
Price: Free! Words: 115,230. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution, & Conflict, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
Fire leveled Rome in 64 CE. Suspicion fell upon Nero. He shifted blame to the new religion of Christianity, it’s members “hated for their enormities,” says Tacitus. They were hunted and killed in heinous ways, History is not now repeating itself—but under the guise of a modern "anti-cult" movement that extends the age-old derogatory C-word to new targets, it is beginning to rhyme a little.
Istanbul Intrigues
Price: Free! Words: 106,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This is the story of Istanbul--but also of Turkey, the Balkans, and the eastern Mediterranean--during World War II, based on extensive interviews and the use of archives, especially those of the OSS, which I was the first to see for this region. The book is written as a cross between a scholarly work and a real-life thriller.
1,366 well sourced examples of Barack Obama’s lies, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, hypocrisy, waste, etc.
Price: Free! Words: 119,850. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography
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Every claim that I make in this list is sourced. Click on the underlined text to see the sources. I have cited a wide variety of sources, from right wing, to left wing, to middle of the road.
Thinking Through the Cold War
Price: Free! Words: 207,440. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Thinking Through the Cold War is the first scholarly history of the RAND Corporation from its inception in at the end of World War II through the organization’s diversification from military into social welfare research and policy analysis in the 1960s and 1970s. The book uses RAND as a window on the interaction among national security and social welfare policy making in Cold War America.
2020 U.S.A Presidential Election 2.0 A Teaser
Price: Free! Words: 148,410. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Dems political mafia is winning -Comy Biden -Stupid is as stupid does what is good for USA is good 4 me 8/23 MSN Google Yahoo full of Anti-Trump Learn Hindi - Official language IF DEM elected Blame Obama for race conflict - 2008 ".. they cling to guns or religion .." O said BLM formed during O in WH. BLM hijacked by US's ISIS type Blue Live Matters VOTE Trumpy- Save USA Harris was part 2 Justice
The Tragedy of the Middle East
Price: Free! Words: 111,440. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
The title was chosen in great sincerity because the theme here is to explain how the region’s modern history really is a tragedy.’ Terrible mistakes were made; the wrong roads were chosen. Bloodthirsty ideology took hold; pragmatism was thrown out the window. And yet alongside all of these disasters was a certainty of correctness and a violent rejection of even considering what had gone wrong.
Secrets of State
Price: Free! Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This book is a history of the State Department but, more broadly, of the American foreign policymaking process. It narrates the development of both the decision-making institutions and the content of policy from the founding of the republic through the administration of President Ronald Reagan.
Islamic Fundamentalism in Egyptian Politics
Price: Free! Words: 158,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
The purpose of this book is to identify and analyze the political positions of Egyptian Islamic fundamentalist movements and their chances for seizing power.
The Cure: Of, By And For The People
Price: Free! Words: 198,430. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book details a groundbreaking new, scientifically-based roadmap for transitioning out of the current dysfunctional, unsustainable dominant socio-economic paradigm in the world today and into a new paradigm that will facilitate the thriving of individuals, communities, countries and Humanity as a whole in a dynamic, symbiotic system of mutually-empowering relationships.
Trăm Việt Trên Vùng Định Mệnh
Price: Free! Words: 107,740. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 31, 2014 by Kệ Sách eBook. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History
Hơn 40 năm sau khi loạt bài "Trăm Việt trên vùng định mệnh" được đăng tải lần đầu trên tạp chí Bách Khoa (Sài Gòn 1969-1974), cùng với các tranh chấp biên giới và lãnh hải giữa Việt Nam và người láng giềng khổng lồ phương Bắc (và với cả các lân bang Trăm Việt), những điều chứa đựng trong Trăm Việt Trên Vùng Định Mệnh ngày càng minh bạch và đầy ý nghĩa.
Dear Mr. Putin - Jehovah's Witnesses Write Russia: Russian Edition
Price: Free! Words: 156,770. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution, & Conflict
This book is identical to Dear Mr. Putin – Jehovah’s Witnesses Write Russia, save only that all quotations from Watchtower publications have been removed, making it safe to read in Russia – that is, unless and until the entire book is declared extremist there. No need to download this if you can safely read the other.
Step One: Save the World - The Journey of a Water Protector
Price: Free! Words: 314,360. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
This is a cookbook. This is an adventure novel. This is a love story. This is a tale of survival. This is a spiritual journey. This is a catalog of the oppressions and destructions perpetrated by the machine of mankind. This is a handbook on standing up to the tyranny enacted by a corrupt government through the mechanism of fear. This is a recruitment manual for a global movement of resistance
Border Tales
Price: Free! Words: 126,040. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
A first hand journalistic account of the day to day working life of front line Customs and Border Protection officers on the Arizona Mexican border. The author is both a former journalist and a retired Customs and Border Patrol officer.
Uncage Eden - A Spiritual Philosophy Book about Food, Music, and the Rewilding of Society
Price: Free! Words: 275,820. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Our planet is in peril. Our species is in captivity. We alone hold the key. We have become disconnected from the love song of our home, and completely enslaved by the systematic destruction of her. This is the story of one water protector's path to understanding the universe, the reweaving of symbiosis, an evolution of camp style cooking, the great cosmic jam scene, and an end to human supremacy.
The European Federalist Papers
Price: Free! Words: 115,970. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Jakub Jermář. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Taking the American Federalist Papers (1787-1788) as the best benchmark, the authors of The European Federalist Papers present the facts and arguments why the current intergovernmental system of the European Union is no longer adequate and has to be replaced by a European Federation like the United States of America in order to guarantee the Citizens’ and Member States' sovereignty.
Democracia participativa y modernización de los servicios públicos: Investigación sobre las experiencias de presupuesto participativo en Europa
You set the price! Words: 115,360. Language: Spanish. Published: August 30, 2011 by Transnational Institute (TNI). Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
En 1989, la ciudad de Porto Alegre creó el mecanismo del presupuesto participativo. En Europa, la primera data de 1994, pero no sería hasta la entrada de este nuevo siglo que la experiencia se difunde globalmente en el viejo continente. Este libro pretende analizar ese viaje y su expansión por Europa. El objetivo es dar cuenta de cómo se ha generalizado este proceso.