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The Vanunu Legend Israel’s Nuclear Whistleblower’s Struggle for Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Israel’s Nuclear Whistleblower, Mordechai Vanunu was 'freed' from 18 years behind bars on 21 April 2004 to open air captivity under draconian restrictions and 24/7 surveillance. The Vanunu Legend continues the saga the author began documenting in 2005, after meeting Vanunu in east Jerusalem on her first of eight investigative trips to both sides of The Wall in the Holy Land.
America: One Nation, Under Heavy Divide
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Are we one people, and one America? Or is there much more to it than that? Presidents like FDR, Lyndon Johnson, George H.W. Bush, and Ronald Reagan; are elections like those that created these great men even possible in the 21st Century? Or are we left to spin the tale of Presidents, Elections, and aspects of American History itself gone by, and therefore, never to be seen by anyone again?
The Truth About Conspiracy Theories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Are Conspiracy Theories intrinsically absurd? Why do some people believe in them while others just laugh at the very idea? A must-read for every conspiracy theorist and scary as hell if you aren’t.
Trump: American Melodrama
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Disastrous election of 2016 is the consequent event, the lowest point of the degenerating developments in America of the last thirty-five years. Trump Presidency looks like the transformation of the political TV show into the real life political Melodrama, loud, vulgar and stupid. President Trump is a shallow man, mediocre, ignorant with limited intellectual capacity and ridiculous self-adulation.
It's Common V/S Wealth
Price: Free! Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book talks about the real side of CWG-2010 to be held in Delhi. They are killing animals, they are cutting trees, they are displacing people, snatching livelihoods,destroying river,looting the taxpayers,violating all possible labor laws, increasing cost of living to unimaginable heights, asking students to vacate hostels, destroying heritage of this age old city and all this in name of Games
Democracy: A Proposal For a New Constitution For the United States
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A proposal to cut through the corrupting influence of campaign donations and corporate money on the U.S. government with a new Constitution that would make such corruption literally impossible.
Reclaiming Socialism, or: Economic Democracy (Recovering a Stolen Word)
Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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An attempt to reclaim the word "socialism" from those that have re-defined it and rendered it taboo. Socialism does NOT mean a state-run economy or the end of private property, let alone Soviet-style tyranny. Socialism DOES mean economic democracy, worker-owned business, an economy for the 99%, and a humane alternative to capitalism. Capitalism is broken and it's time to discuss replacing it.
The Wee Blue Book
Price: Free! Words: 15,760. Language: British English. Published: August 11, 2014 by The New Curiosity Shop. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Scotland's referendum 2104 - the facts the papers leave out. Don't vote in the independence referendum until you've read this.
From The Medes to the Mullahs A History Of Iran
Series: In Brief, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book offers an accessible, but comprehensive, introduction to the long and rich history of Iran. Starting around 600 bce it traces the main historical events finishing with the modern Islamic Republic of Iran. It would be of particular interest to the non-academic person who wants to understand a country that is frequently misunderstood.
Refugee Nation - A Radical Solution to the Global Refugee Crisis
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
With 60 million refugees and IDP's around the world, it is time for bold and radical action. For the 60 million stateless people around the world, a state of their own.
Global Warming Is Good
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
(5.00 from 1 review)
A warmer climate: good or bad? The icy polar regions would thaw. But would hotter parts of the world dry up? In the past they didn't. Five periods in the last half-million years were warmer than today. Each time the Sahara got more rain and turned to lush grass. When Earth warmed up the forests bloomed and the deserts shrank. But when Earth got colder the deserts expanded and the trees died back.
Understanding North Korea: Demystifying the World's Most Misunderstood Country
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
(5.00 from 1 review)
North Korea is one of the world's least understood, yet most important countries, all the more so with the recent death of Kim Jong Il. Almost no book, article, or other media makes sense of North Korea or presents it simply, without sensationalism or polarization. This brief book does.
Emergency Economy: A PFRI Paper by Dr. Imran Chaudhry and Saleena Karim
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Essay » Sociology
(5.00 from 1 review)
This paper, produced by the Pakistan First Research Institute (PFRI), presents a two-pronged contingency model for a sustainable microeconomy in Pakistan’s context.
Time for TEA
Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
(5.00 from 1 review)
We are heading into the socialist grip and we may not recover if we don’t turn things around NOW. Everyday more evidence turns up that we Americans are losing more and more freedoms. We MUST stop this government from implementing SOCIALISM and get back t
Beyond Guns and God: Understanding the Complexities of the White Working Class in America
Price: Free! Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set aside stereotypes about the white working class and explore the complexities of this major voting block. Public Religion Research Institute’s 2012 survey, "Beyond Guns and God," upends many liberal and conservative assumptions about the white working class' affinity with the Tea Party, religiosity, cultural values, and perspectives on the economy, while confirming some established beliefs.
Transgender Marriage Rights in Texas
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the author of SIGN IT INTO LAW and TO DIVIDE AND NOT CONQUER comes a previously unpublished essay considering the politics behind one of the most threatened civil rights in Texas. How long will the right for transgender people to marry last? Victoria Stoklasa presents three reasons why it might not last for very long.
The Twilight of the Monetary System: And Dawn of a New Era
Price: Free! Words: 17,090. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever more intelligent robots are steadily replacing people in the workplace, and pushing the monetary system into its twilight. The author shows us that, if we mobilize modern science now, we could easily develop a new economic system to create the dawn of a new era of economic democracy to allow everyone to share in the economy.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Reagan's Star Wars
Series: Military and Government Stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,630. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
(5.00 from 1 review)
President Eisenhower understood how Washington worked. He left us a warning: Beware of the Military Industrial Complex I not only witnessed his warning being ignored, I participated in using the power of the Military Industrial Complex during my aerospace career. Reagan’s Star Wars describes why and how the Military Industrial Complex gave birth to Strategic Defense Initiative known as Star Wars
An Essay On Niggers and Squirrels
Price: Free! Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(5.00 from 1 review)
An essay on the relationship between African American males and law enforcement, including insights on Rodney King, OJ Simpson and personal experiences of the author. An appeal to correct systemic wrongs and forge a new future.