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1001 Sex Positions
Price: Free! Words: 24,850. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
The title is an eye-catcher intending to say people do not need or want excessive amounts of anything. This is relevant because the US economy has been sacrificing jobs to increase productivity, and such job losses are on track to get much worse. Workers are consumers. Job losses destroy their ability to buy, weakening the economy. An idea is presented for replacing these jobs.
Resistance and Hope: Essays by Disabled People
Price: Free! Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
16 essays by 17 disabled writers, activists and artists. This is crip wisdom for the people. Edited by Alice Wong, founder of the Disability Visibility Project, Resistance and Hope will transform the way you think about activism, leadership, and social justice.
The Truth about Syria
Price: Free! Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Identity, Legitimacy and Power in the Muslim World
Price: Free! Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Edited by Juline Beaujouan This e-book is the fruit of the Institute for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (IMEIS) third annual conference on the theme “Identity, Legitimacy and Power in the Muslim World”. It gathers insights from academics, analysts and field observers, and offers a multidisciplinary overview of the current situation of the Muslim World.
O Livro Urgente da Política Brasileira, 3a Edição
Price: Free! Words: 91,750. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
O Livro Urgente da Política Brasileira é um guia para o cidadão entender a política, o governo e o Estado no Brasil. Numa revisão bibliográfica inédita, o livro aborda questões práticas e temas correntes do discurso político atual. O objetivo deste livro é a formação de um "alfabetismo político", uma base sobre a qual todos nós poderemos construir nossa consciência política.
The Conquest of Bread
Price: Free! Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by Jonathan-David Jackson. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
Peter Kropotkin was born a prince, but renounced his title and became an anarcho-communist. He was imprisoned and exiled from Russia for his beliefs. In this book he shows how capitalism creates poverty and scarcity even though there is enough for all.
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.
Nazis At The Door
Price: Free! Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
NAZIS AT THE DOOR is an e-book for Democratic and Progressive Activists.
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 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.
Gebrandmerkt, Logboek Van Een N-VA Campagne
Price: Free! Words: 49,880. Language: Dutch. Published: September 21, 2014 by Brandhome. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs
In 'Gebrandmerkt' beschrijft Erik Saelens de ontwikkeling en het verloop van de N-VA campagne in de aanloop naar de moeder aller verkiezingen, de verkiezingen op 25 mei 2014. Zijn persoonlijke verslag geeft een meeslepende en vooral onthutsende kijk van binnenuit op de actieve tegenkrachten vanuit media, politiek, cultuur en bedrijfsleven tegen de N-VA, tegen Brandhome en tegen Saelens zelf.
После Вучића
Price: Free! Words: 22,780. Language: Serbian. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
Не питај како сменити човека, већ како променити парадигму.
Target Iran: Drawing Red Lines in the Sand
Price: Free! Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
A history of Iran and its conflict with the United States and Israel over its uranium enrichment program, a discussion of the likelihood of war between the parties and a proposal for a comprehensive nuclear weapons policy for all nations.
The Morality of Capitalism: What Your Professors Won't Tell You
Price: Free! Words: 40,500. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
This second Students For Liberty publication combines the writings of various philosophers, economists, Nobel Prize winners, and entrepreneurs to make the case that not only do “markets deliver the goods” as Vernon Smith says, but that a true free market system is a prerequisite for a just, prosperous, and cooperative society.
How to Become Anonymous, Secure and Free Online
Price: Free! Words: 36,960. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book describes how internet users can become anonymous, secure and free. It gives many free resources and methods for users who want to go anonymous and protect their personal data from being accessed or hacked from outside sources. Ethical concerns for anonymous use are also discussed, along with legal issues that affect freedom and privacy for common citizens who use the internet.
Quran: Must-Read Passages. For Everyone. In Clear English.
Price: Free! Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity
(1.00 from 1 review)
This small book contains the most essential passages of the Holy Quran, translated into clear English. A must-read book for non-Muslims and Muslims alike.
When The Eagle Screams
Price: Free! Words: 89,200. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
(4.00 from 1 review)
America's Vulnerability to Terrorism When The Eagle Screams was written prior to the first World Trade Center bombing. It is recognized as perhaps the first writing by an American author to warn that attacks on American soil were imminent. It predicted the events, the political response and almost every event to present day.
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.
Green Energy War
Price: Free! Words: 32,870. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Environment
No drumbeat resonates like the mobilization of public opinion for war. In 2008 and 2009, policy elites around the world prepared for US re-entry to the global climate debate. These short narrative bursts capture the heady aspirations of the time, tracing the strategic perimeter of energy initiatives that soon turned comatose – a “weird and unintended prequel” to the exuberant 21 Machetes.
The Future of the Middle East
Price: Free! Words: 89,240. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This e-book asks the representatives from various opposition Islamist movements - political outcasts today, but potential leaders of the Arab world tomorrow - and distinguished Western experts to offer their views on where they think the Middle East is heading and what Western policy should be.