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By the Golden Rule, Torture is Always Wrong
Series: Social Justice. Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
United Church of Christ clergyman John Zehring makes the case that based upon the Golden Rule, torture is wrong, all torture is wrong, and torture is always wrong. The Golden Rule as taught by Jesus of Nazareth: Do to others as you would have them do to you. Versions of this rule are found in all of the major world religions, which Zehring lists in this brief essay.
The Story of Mission272+
Price: Free! Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This is the story of how Narendra Modi’s speech-making, spanning more than 100 speeches (with a marathon 75 plus public rallies (including the Assembly election 2013 campaign and 20 plus town-hall events) shook up the Indian political landscape in little over 15 months.
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?
$22.00 Per Hour Federal Minimum Wage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Byron Goines gives a thorough examination of the history of minimum wage increases since its beginning in the 1938 Fair Labor Standards Act. Senate salary increases since 1789 are examined in detail, and compared with the federal minimum wage increases since 1938. Get ready Americans; you may by surprised by what you will find out in the factual evidence contained in this book!
A Great Cloud of Witnesses: The Catholic Church's Experience in the Holy Land
Price: Free! Words: 82,010. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A compilation of the Catholic Church's experience in the Holy Land in its' own words. Assembled here for the first time in one place, is a series of official Church statements, documents, articles, and interviews collected from over a seventy year time span. It is the uncensored, authentic voice of the Church in the Holy Land and it continues to faithfully call out to us.
Area 51: An Introductory Level Overview of the Classic Area 51 Conspiracy Theory
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
An introductory level overview of the classic conspiracy theory, area 51.
A Most Un-Islamic Islamic State
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Rituals & Practice
The Islamic State, the so-called caliphate straddling Syria and Iraq, is renowned for its barbarism and cruelty, yet claims that it conforms to the Laws of Islam in everything it does. Nothing could be further from the truth. This brief book explains in simple clear language the basics of Islam and how the Islamic State is breaking all the rules it pretends to hold dear.
Attack of the Killer Beavers & Other Dangers of Misconstrued Science & Ecology
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Essay » Political
The original intent of science was so that man might be able to think some of God's thoughts after Him.
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.
Burning Bridges of the Delicate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Burning Bridges is a call to action, or at least I would hope so. It's poetry that isn't for the faint and/or delicate. It's poetry about our current state, our emotions and maybe a bit of anger? It's what you make of it.
Pooling Our Resources to Foster Black Progress: An Entrepreneurship and Impact Investing Framework
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This book provides a framework for pooling resources on a large, national scale to address problems, particularly in underserved communities, through an impact investment fund. The “EXCEL-TRANSFORM Fund” will be a vehicle for galvanizing large numbers of people to pool funds to provide needed capital to entrepreneurs, businesses and nonprofits that can have transformational impact in communities.
Thou Art My Son. Part One B. Call To Arms.
Price: $1.61 USD. Words: 35,660. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » History » Study & teaching
This is the revealing of the Seventh Angel that is commanded by Jesus Christ in Heaven for your reading if you expect to survive the entrapment created by Satan to destroy your freedom of the Christian Church. I must read for the survival and salvation of the Church. Satan wants you kidnapped and murdered by invasion! The time is short and you only have months before the great unveiling of Christ.
The Government Took My Property! A Comparison of Acquisition Law in Australia and the United States
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,770. Language: Australian English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Law » Land Use
Most people don't think much about acquisitions or "takings" of private property by the government--until they receive a letter that their land is about to be taken! This complex subject is made easy to understand in this volume. The author uses zany humor and bizarre examples to describe the history of acquisitions in Australia and the USA, and how they have come to be what they are today.
Black unconsciousness
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A Book about black South Africans living in post apartheid South Africa
A construção do mito Mário Palmério
Price: Free! Words: 85,880. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » South American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
O livro “A construção do mito Mário Palmério” (Ed. Unesp, 2012) conta a história da ascensão profissional, social e política do escritor mineiro Mário Palmério na década de 1940. Empreendedor em uma cidade interiorana e tradicionalista, o jovem professor aprendeu a utilizar os mais diversos símbolos para encenar um papel social relevante e se tornar um dos personagens mais prestigiados da região.
What Price Liberty?
Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
With every temporary politician with a ‘pen and a phone’ your liberties are shrinking. Don’t believe it? Read on!
Prophecy or Coincidence
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 46,890. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
On 9/11 our nation was attacked in an event of a lifetime. In December of 1988 on the eve of the Pan-Am Flight that blew up over Lockerbie, Scotland, I had a strange dream that I was unable to interpret until September 12, 2001. My personal story will runs chills up your spine but will make you believe that there is a force that is more powerful than man that is in control of our destinations.
James Madison American Prophet
Price: Free! Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Rather amazingly, James Madison foresaw many of the problems we face in America today. He foresaw our modern obsession with individual rights, the dangers of judicial activism, the problems of a war presidency, and the economic difficulties that can bring a nation to ruin. Most importantly, as America's preeminent political visionary, he also saw how these problems can be solved.
Is The United Nations A Desirable Enforcer Of Interntional Order ?
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Law » International law
This essay questions whether the United Nations has the capacity to take objective, independent action to maintain international order. It concludes the UN’s capacity to enforce collective security on an objective basis will always be curtailed by the Security Council's permanent member's interests, its lack of a monopoly on the use of collective force and its inability to take decisive action.
Kill Zone: A Sniper Looks at Dealey Plaza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Kill Zone: A Sniper Looks at Dealey Plaza is the result of a seven year investigation into the Kennedy assassination by veteran police officer and former US Marine sniper and SWAT sniper Craig Roberts. It explores the event, the conspiracy of the planners, and traces the power behind the plot to levels higher than was ever imagined. Non-Fiction.