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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.
New Frontier Culture: Inside the Mind of John F. Kennedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » History » American
New Frontier Culture is a biographical essay on the ideas, policy theories and career of John F. Kennedy. It shows the origins of Kennedy's ideas and examines how he adapted them to the political exigencies he faced during his tenure as president. New Frontier Culture is both an historical analysis and a remembrance. Readers may appreciate it both for the memory it evokes and for its insights.
The Battle for Caspian Oil During World Wars
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A very short essay with the the battles for the Caspian oil during World Wars, but also during more recent wars of attrition
A Conversation about Abortion Between Justice Blackmun and the Founding Fathers
Price: Free! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Family law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
(5.00 from 1 review)
On a dark night in Independence Hall, ghosts of the founding fathers gather to discuss with Justice Blackmun the Roe v Wade abortion opinion he penned in 1973. Using actual quotes from the founding fathers, this debate soundly refutes Blackmun's arguments from the Roe opinion, and shows that the founders would be greatly disturbed at the law regarding abortion in America today.
Killing America: What Poisoned A Noble Experiment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,850. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » History » American
In 1776 America started with such promise, today it remains the place to immigrate to; but Americans are seemingly dissatisfied with their government. Is it because the character of the US has changed? What caused the change. A brief review of history reveal that the country's fortunes began to change after the 16th amendment overturned the one thing that made America different.
The Right Way? Republicans Rethink, Reload 2014
Price: Free! Words: 36,000. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(3.00 from 1 review)
This e-book, with a foreword by The Wall Street Journal’s Washington Bureau Chief Gerald F. Seib, collects the WSJ’s reporting on the party’s struggle to regroup – and, perhaps, unify its sometimes-fractured elements – after Mr. Obama’s 2012 victory, all in hopes of a comeback.
Undercover Atheist – Inside the mind of a Christian
Price: Free! Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
I go undercover inside Christian chat rooms and forums to test out their moral compass.
Yellen and The Fed: A WSJ Briefing
Price: Free! Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This briefing, with a foreword by the Wall Street Journal’s Chief Economics Correspondent Jon Hilsenrath, excerpts the Journal’s coverage of Ms. Yellen and the Federal Reserve, providing context and background for the committee’s meeting in March and beyond.
Bailing out the Dysfunctional US Property Tax System
Price: Free! Words: 13,080. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The property assessment and tax system in the US is totally dysfunctional. However, slapping more taxes or bonding out fictitious future revenue streams will not cure their self-inflicted wounds. This book will reveal a series of gutsy and long-term solutions to the challenges threatening their economic safety.
Illuminati Master Plan – How They Control Politics and the Public Mind To Dominate The World?
Series: Illuminati and Conspiracy. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"We have come to be one of the worst ruled, one of the most completely controlled governments in the civilized world - no longer a government of free opinion, no longer a government by... a vote of the majority, but a government by the opinion and duress of a small group of dominant men.“ - Woodrow Wilson (28th President of the United States) This isn't just the next conspiracy book on the shelf.
Civilization's Drying Cradle: Water Politics in the Tigris-Euphrates River Basin - Water Supplies and Conflicts, Desalination, Dams, Hydroelectric Plants, Drought Impacting Turkey, Syria, Iraq
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology
This paper details the nature of water shortages in the Tigris and Euphrates basin, discusses relationships between upstream-downstream riparian states, analyzes whether international water laws are sufficiently developed to influence Turkey, Syria, and Iraq toward a long-term solution, and explains the importance of a U.S. role.
Department of Homeland Security Tribal Resource Guide - DHS Resources for Tribal Nations, Federal Agencies and Departments for Safety and Security
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
DHS's Office of Intergovernmental Affairs developed this guide to highlight some of the DHS resources available to Tribal Nations to keep our nations safe and secure.
The True Causes of Greek Anti-Semitism
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay explores the true causes of anti-Semitism. Anti-Semitism is alwasy a financial phenomenon, and the essay examines the interaction betweeen the Greek political and economic elites with the Arab world, and explains how this interaction affects Greek anti-Semitism.
Hostage: Kidnapped on the High Seas
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 and represented by David Vigliano. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Known for her powerful female protagonists who refuse to back down in the face of evil, New York Times bestselling author Linda Davies somehow found herself in a situation that could have been ripped from the pages of one of her thrillers.
The Separation of Church and State
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
There has been much debate over the years about what the founding fathers meant about the separation of church and state. In recent times there has been much disinformation about how they actually believed, especially George Washington. In this short Ebook the author tries to explain how they actually felt.
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.
Espionage Methods And The Horror of Echelon-Imint And The CIA
Price: Free! Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book at first gives an overview of the modern espionage methods and thereafter highlights how our privacy and freedom have been jeopardized by espionage methods like the Echelon and Imint and the all pervasive espionage activities of the Central Intelligence Agency of the USA.
Dead Men Can't Lie: The Truth Behind the Cases of Trayvon Martin and Marlon Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In his book "Dead Men Can't Lie," Dr. Shiping Bao talks openly and in a no-holds-barred manner about a number of major issues surrounding the George Zimmerman trial and the case of Marlon Brown. Dr. Bao is the Medical Examiner who performed the autopsies on both Trayvon Martin and Marlon Brown, two very high-profile and controversial cases still in the media.
Covert Street Warrior Social Unrest Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
The social unrest handbook we all need. Could you protect yourself and your loved ones? Can you survival a flash riot? It is always best to be ready and not need it than to need it and not be ready. Are you ready? Tactical – Physical – Mental - Psychological
The Last Invisible Continent: Essays on Adoption and Identity
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,030. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
"The Last Invisible Continent is an important book, a superb mixing of the personal and the political." -- The Columbus Free Press