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DC Cuts: How the Federal Budget Went from a Surplus to a Trillion Dollar Deficit in 10 Years
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting / governmental
This book by former Division Controller at a Fortune 500 company dissects the federal budget from the point of view of someone far outside the Beltway. o Find out how the budget went from a surplus to a string of trillion dollars deficits o Discover where your tax dollars are being spent o See what it takes to balance the budget again in 5 years
Mexico: A Sociopolitical Critique
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
This book attempts to explain to the foreigner, particularly those living in The West, how life is in Mexico. It attempts to explain where Mexico's sociology comes from and what can be done to solve its many problems and also why they aren't solved. Travel with the author through Mexico's institutions and idiosyncrasy to understand a little better Mexicans, as well as Hispanics of Mexican origin
Конец Времени эпох
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2013 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
«Конец Времени эпох» - книга о переходе человечества в режим Реального Времени, о современных и перспективных политических, социальных и экономических тенденциях. В книге представлены прогнозы на 21 век для мирового сообщества и России, программы и проекты развития мира, регионов, стран, России.
Disaster Preparedness: Urban Preppers with Kids, Pets & Parents; Disaster Survival for the Family
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Disaster preparedness for the family. Most of us live in the city and are NOT trained survivalists. Urban Preppers is a practical emergency preparedness guide that can save your life and the lives of your loved ones. Well researched, almost 500 pages covering topics ranging from emergency food and water to protecting your pets or your child with disabilities. Be ready when the next crisis happens.
Ending World Hunger: School Lunches for Kids Around the World
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 64,910. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The book Ending World Hunger: School Lunches for Kids Around the World features over 50 interviews with officials from the United Nations World Food Programme, Catholic Relief Services, World Vision, the Barefoot Foundation and ChildsLife International. Each interview shows the status of these critical child feeding programs and their role in ending hunger and poverty.
Obvious Or Oblivious - How Ignorance, Ideology, & Greed Are Destroying Our Political Process
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,370. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
You don't have to follow politics to know we have some serious issues in this nation right now. But why does it seem like we can't agree on how to fix them, or even get anything done? Obvious Or Oblivious addresses these questions and more. A challenging look at politics and the responsibility of every citizen to contribute to the solution.
Intelligence Community Legal Reference Book - Laws of the Federal Government Guiding the Intel Community - CIA Act, USA PATRIOT Act, Detainee Treatment Act, War Crimes Act, Executive Orders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 319,660. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Government / Federal, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The American intelligence community draws much of its authority and guidance from the body of law contained in this massive collection. Updated in the winter of 2012, this latest edition incorporates the latest changes and legal developments since the publication of the previous edition.
The War Peace Establishment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,180. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Essay » Political
Discussion of how to avoid the cold war's recurrence. It may be that a cold warless world will require that we reshap a host of notions concerning war, peace, and the future.
Project on National Security Reform - Case Studies Working Group Report, Volume II - Biodefense, Unconventional Threats, Homeland Security, Financial Crisis, Terrorism, Iran-Contra, Nixon, Bush, Gore
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 260,240. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The studies featured in this case study volume span from the Eisenhower administration to the present day, offering diverse lessons and covering a range of issues from public diplomacy, to nonproliferation, to biodefense, to peacekeeping and alliance management, among others.
The Fourth Option: Citizen Shares
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » History » American
The Fourth Option: Citizen Shares proposes that we replace our debt and interest based money supply with one that encourages all of us to share the work and share the wealth that our work produces. Read in this little book, that many of our greatest leaders, including Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln, Henry Ford and Thomas Edison, believed that government should issue, not borrow, money.
Delegitimizing al-Qaeda: A Jihad-Realist Approach - Salafist, Sharia, Takfir
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,880. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Islam is a law-governed religious faith that proscribes and prescribes human conduct. The jihad—the religious prescription to struggle and strive in the path/way of Allah until Allah's word reigns supreme throughout the earth—including its military sense, is despite disavowal in popular piety and much modern moderate Islamic discourse, a binding religious prescription.
Conflict Management and "Whole of Government": Useful Tools for U.S. National Security Strategy? Loose Nukes, WMD, Fukushima, Rinderpest, Embassy Security, Afghanistan, Iraq, Sudan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,430. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This volume presents central arguments and key findings of a symposium, tracing the genesis of the conception of a WoG approach, critically examining current WoG practices, and drawing lessons from the operational contexts of Iraq and Afghanistan.
Drug Trafficking, Violence, and Instability - FARC, Medellin Cartel, Cali Cartel, Lootable Wealth, Sendero Luminoso, ELN, Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan, Sri Lanka, LTTE
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
The rationale for this series is a reflection of the ways in which the world of armed groups has changed and is continuing to change, and the impact of these changes on threats and challenges to national and global security.
2013 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Cyber Threat to Critical Infrastructure, Iran, Nuclear Weapons, Terrorism, al-Qaida, Jihad, WMD, North Korea, Syria, Afghanistan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2013 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on March 12th. In the published report, Clapper provides a thorough review of the status of possible threats from a wide variety of nations and terror groups. The report highlighted cyber and computer threats to the Nation.
The Libertarian's Handbook - The Centre-Right Principles of Liberty and the Case for a Constitution
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 141,150. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
The Libertarian's Handbook is an epic-length book on civil rights by Richard Pinder. This work shows how the ideas of libertarianism can be applied to all areas of domestic governance, from law enforcement to welfare and from economic policy to immigration. This work also asks if socialism is indeed the road to serfdom, while detailing a new constitutional model designed to protect civil rights.
It's ok to Leave the Plantation, fourth edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,020. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
If we do not tell then they will not know. If we do not lead them, they will not go. Instead of complaining about how the white man has us down, when are we going to stop whining and start progressing? We have accomplished a great deal in America since slavery and we should highlight them. Instead of whining, let's give our children hope by pointing out the endless possibilities.
Citizens DisUnited: Passive Investors, Drone CEOs, and the Corporate Capture of the American Dream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by Miniver Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate governance, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Robert A. G. Monks has been a CEO and board member of large public companies, the head of the Labor Department's ERISA agency, and an entrepreneur/founder of companies including proxy advisor Institutional Shareholder Services. In this book, he shows how corporate executives divert shareholder assets to undermine democracy and enrich themselves, putting both capitalism and democracy at risk.
Political Parties: Failure in American Government
You set the price! Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
In 1796 as he was leaving the office of President of the United States, George Washington warned Americans of the danger political parties posed to their freedom and advised them not to start political parties in American government. Four years later, a political party started by Thomas Jefferson took over the government of the United States. We can now see that Washington was right.
Shaking Hands with the Devil: The Intersection of Terrorism and Theology
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Highland Loch Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
In the wake of 9/11 much has been written on terrorism. Some have examined the potential relation between religion and terrorism, few, if any, have studied the relation between theology and terrorism. This book is an eye-opener on terrorism; it is also a rigorous theological response to the moral and spiritual challenges posed by one of the great evils of our times.
21st Century FEMA Key Documents: FEMA Director Battlebook - Scenario Checklists for Hurricane, Flood, Earthquake, Fire, Tornadoes, Terrorist Attack, NBC (Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical) Incident
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,790. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This document is intended to serve as a "one stop" reference that includes information on the agency's emergency teams and resources. This document is not developed as a standard operating procedure, but is designed to provide key information and identify issues or concerns that may impact the agency operations depending upon the scenario involved.