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Standoff, How The Cold War Really Ended by Rick Karlsruher
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,690. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics(4.96 from 23 reviews)
What if everything you thought you knew about how the Cold War ended was wrong? Forget about Reagan, Gorbachev and the Pope. When the superpowers decided they couldn't blow each other off the face of the Earth, other plans had to be created. Think of Dr. Strangelove meets Barney Fife meets Angie Tribeca while wagging the dog. Standoff is the participants' story...and they are sticking to it!
Mirth, Wind, and Ire by Bill Gralnick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mirth, Wind, and Ire is a book of essays on the contemporary social and political scene--with a bit of humor thrown in. An easy read, using case studies, that is engaging yet challenging, the reader travels through five sections exploring: the world around us, religion, intergroup issues, topics from the international scene, and of course politics. Like Levy's Bread says, "Try It, You'll Like It"
Just Too Weird: Bishop Romney's Mormon Takeover of America: Polygamy, Theocracy, Subversion by Webster Griffin Tarpley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 135,870. Language: American English. Published: October 11, 2012 by Progressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Mormonism(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mitt Romney’s Mormon tradition is no real religion but a cult invented by a charlatan, a disguise for a subversive ideology opposing all that is best in the American tradition. The British recruited Mormon leaders into their 19th-century plot to break up the U.S., leading to the cult’s strategic occupation of Utah territory. Mormonism has never abandoned its secrecy and its enmity to America.
From Riches to Rags: My Direct Approach to Solving Homelessness and How I Got My Ass Kicked by Matthew Bjonerud
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity(5.00 from 4 reviews)
I spent a year attempting to solve homelessness as a 23 year old recent college graduate. Inspired by the Jesuit ideals ingrained in me through my Catholic education, I pulled the homeless off the streets to live with them and attempted to help them get jobs. However, balancing my days in corporate America and my nights with the homeless created frequent conflicts.
The Republic of Mars: Stage 4 (Book 2) by Matthew B. Thompson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism(5.00 from 1 review)
Book 2 - It’s 2026. The human dream of turning Mars into another Earth has gone sour. Mars becomes an overcrowded prison, and friction turns into rebellion, which turns into murder. Earth has it even worse. An alien invasion fleet massacres our people and levels our cities.
Psychopath Economics: Part 1 – The Bull & The Bewildered Herd by Peter Batt
Series: Psychopath Economics and how to defeat it. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,470. Language: British English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking(5.00 from 1 review)
Economics is the ultimate expression of human power. But today's economic system is increasingly controlled by a psychopathic elite that is unconcerned with its impact on people or planet. Unless we challenge the system, it will lead us to our destruction.
12 Clues: The Prophetic Collision by Anna Raddon
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 42,360. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Eschatology, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs(5.00 from 1 review)
The prophecies of ancient faiths agree: the end is near! Uncover the incredible parallels in the apocalyptic prophecies of Paganism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. All agree that great change is already beginning; but do the prophecies actually converge or collide? Discover how today's headlines were written thousands of years ago and are preserved today. Find hope to face an uncertain future.
My Trip to the Land of Gandhi: A Mexican-American's Journey to the Legacy of Nonviolent Resistance by Erik Olson Fernández
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy(5.00 from 1 review)
A memoir about a Mexican mother’s son growing up in poverty in America and his pursuit of the human right to education through the legacy of Gandhian nonviolence. Erik Olson Fernández’s journey and his strategic insights are a call to action to finish the “unfinished business” of the 1960s with a nonviolent struggle for the human right to quality free public education in the Americas.
20/20: A Clear Vision for America by Bill Muckler
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism(5.00 from 1 review)
The 20/20 Vision brings a critical background to the issues of today and provides reasoned resolutions to restore our republic and drive our country forward. 20/20 tells how a small, limited government is the best solution to make America prosper again. Read the book that thousands of Americans are using to roll out the revolution!
Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience by Michael Morris
Price: Free! Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism(5.00 from 1 review)
This book describes the shocking ways factory farmed animals are treated in New Zealand, the lengths industry and government will go to maintain the status quo, and effective ways to make a difference for animals as individuals and as a society. The issues raised about exploitation, political influence and effective activism can be applied to many situations worldwide.
Bridging The Gap by GmB Bailey
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights(5.00 from 1 review)
Bridging The Gap is a disturbing, yet poignant look into modern day democratic surveillance societies, and how this structure is used to discredit, disenfranchise, and destroy innocent citizens. The systemic apparatus that that reaches out to destroy and discredit those declared enemy by the state. Open your eyes to how the informant system has taken over these democratic countries.
The Republican Cult of Ignorance by Gregory E. Haley
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,510. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
The Republican Cult of Ignorance examines how the extreme right-wing gained control of the Republican Party and exposes the common rhetorical fallacies used by conservative politicians and their media supporters to promote radical positions on taxes, women's rights, unions, healthcare, energy, national defense, and other important issues. It is Rhetorical Judo for Your Conservative Friends.
Freedom Sailors by Bill Dienst
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Middle East(5.00 from 1 review)
FREEDOM SAILORS is a much-needed account of how a small group of ordinary people conceived and executed what seemed like a grandiose and audacious plan to break Israel’s illegal military blockade of the Gaza Strip, a blockade that keeps more than 1.5 million people in an open-air prison.
Paradigm Shift: The Palin Matrix: The Progressive Left Strikes Back! by Floyd M. Orr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 212,630. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » American(5.00 from 1 review)
Paradigm Shift is the story of the rise and fall of the American Empire as viewed within a psychosocial context. After eight years of Bush and Cheney, we were almost ready to turn our Titanic around before it hit the Iceberg from Wasilla. These are the rumors and legends about Sarah Palin that the mainstream media do not want you to know about their cash cow.
Why Are You Atheists So Angry? 99 Things That Piss Off the Godless by Greta Christina
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Why are atheists angry? Is it because they're selfish, joyless, lacking in meaning, and alienated from God? Or is it because they have legitimate reasons to be angry -- and are ready to do something about it? With outrage, humor, and intelligence, popular blogger Greta Christina makes a powerful case for outspoken atheist activism, and explains the empathy and justice that drive it.
Invisible Powers - Loose Yourself And Run by Jaden Mars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,510. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Uncover hidden areas of supernatural power which influence & govern you. Two powerful forces exposed & their direct conflict with one another; God and Satan. A 3rd, the Christian, has available power just waiting to be used. Learn to recognize the voice of all three powers & discover how to walk in & exercise the gift of discernment. Confidence & personal power is your reward.
Fast Times in Palestine by Pamela Olson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Pamela Olson, a small town girl from eastern Oklahoma, had what she always wanted: a physics degree from Stanford University. But instead of feeling excited for what came next, she felt consumed by dread and confusion. This irresistible memoir chronicles her journey from aimless ex-bartender to Ramallah-based journalist and foreign press coordinator for a Palestinian presidential candidate.
The World's Best Place Norway and the Norwegians by Solveig Torvik
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism(3.83 from 6 reviews)
The United Nations says Norway is the world's best place to live. So what's it like to live there? Who are these people, and what are their civic and cultural values? An unblinking look at celebrated, and uncelebrated, aspects of this paradoxical socialist welfare state by a Norwegian-American journalist.
The Red Pill by M.E. Brines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,260. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » US Constitution(5.00 from 1 review)
The horrifying “ultimate book on conspiracy theories.” Does a cabal of evil financiers dominate Western civilization? This book examines the how and the why, investigating the relationship of modern politics and ancient religion, revealing who “they” are and their plans for your future.
Dust Net by David Dvorkin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,610. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies(5.00 from 1 review)
Walls have always given us privacy, safeguarding us from the eyes and ears of others. That’s about to change. Surveillance drones the size of insects will be superseded by surveillance devices the size of specks of dust floating in the breeze. They will watch us, but they will also let us communicate with each other in ways that no government or corporation will be able to intercept or block.