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The Final Discrimination by David Minor
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.
A Comprehensive Approach to Improving U.S. Security Force Assistance (SFA) Efforts - DoD Programs to Train, Advise, and Assist Foreign Partners' Security Establishments by Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
This Letort Paper analyzes the topic of Security Force Assistance (SFA) and provides some specific recommendations designed to improve U.S. performance. SFA may be a new term, but the activities themselves are familiar ones related to how the Department of Defense (DoD) works to train, advise, and assist foreign partners' security establishments to accomplish common objectives.
Village Stability Operations (VSO) in Afghanistan: Comparing Past Counterinsurgencies for Future Applications - Special Operations COIN, Philippine War, Malayan Emergency, Taliban, Karzai by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,490. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Village Stability Operations (VSO) has been the cornerstone counterinsurgency strategy and primary mission for U.S. Special Operations Forces in Afghanistan since 2010. The VSO program has drawn criticism for human rights violations committed by the Afghan Local Police and poor reception by much of the Afghan population.
Aftermath: Rebuilding Global Security After a Century of Warfare by Jason S. Belcher
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Why have there been so many violent conflicts in 2014? Our leaders have been unable to explain why the number of conflicts is growing or to do much about them. Giving voice to the insights of a new generation of veterans Aftermath provides fresh answers and a novel framework for managing conflicts and improving international security.
Back to Basics: A Study of the Second Lebanon War and Operation CAST LEAD - Israeli IDF Incursions into Lebanon and Gaza 2006 and 2008 Against Hezbollah and Hamas, Tactics, Hard Lessons Learned by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,700. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The Israeli incursions into Lebanon in mid-2006 and into Gaza in late 2008/early 2009 are important studies in contrasts. During the first, often termed "the Second Lebanon War," Hezbollah fought Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) seeking hostage rescue and retribution to a bloody standstill. During the second, Hamas enjoyed far less success against the same forces.
United States and Unconventional Warfare - Al Qaeda's Exploitation of American Weakness, Iran and Proxy Terrorism, Hizbollah, China's Holistic Asymmetric Warfare Plan, Future Adversaries by Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Given the success of terrorist organizations against the United States since 1983 it is prudent to ask if nations will pursue unconventional engagements with the United States.
Analyze West: A Psychiatrist Takes Western Civilization on a Journey of Transformation by Nicholas Beecroft
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,550. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Imagine Western Civilization embodied in a character called West. On the brink of suicide, West presents himself to maverick psychiatrist Dr James Hill. West has lost his self-confidence and direction. James leads West through a process of analysis, therapy and transformation. An easy to read novel which will leave you feeling much more positive and clear about the Future of Western Civilization.
Terrorism and the New Age of Irregular Warfare: Challenges and Opportunities - New Technologies, WMD Proliferation, American Military and National Security, Weapons, Nuclear Systems by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,210. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This Congressional hearing examined terrorism and the new age of irregular warfare, exploring issues such as the use of new technologies, WMD proliferation, the role of expensive weapons systems, nuclear weaponry, and the American military and national security.
Burning Bridges of the Delicate by KD M
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 by Michael Isimbabi
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. by Gregory Alan McKown
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 by Silas Flint
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.
A construção do mito Mário Palmério by André Azevedo da Fonseca, Sr
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? by Vince Iuliano
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!
Avoiding Praetorian Societies: Focusing U.S. Strategy on Political Development - Arab Spring, Polyarchy, Closed Hegemonies, Kleptocracy, Social Capital, Political Stability Model by Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,370. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The initial limited campaigns of Afghanistan and Iraq became the largest American stability and reconstruction campaigns since World War II, and led directly to the resurgence of counterinsurgency (COIN), stability and reconstruction operations as key facets of American strategy.
Prophecy or Coincidence by Michael Lofaso
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 by Duane L. Ostler
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.
Domestic WMD Incident Management Legal Deskbook - Federal Response to Major Disaster, Medical, Liability, and Communications Issues, Federal Authorities, State Emergency Authorities by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The purpose of this Deskbook is to identify legal authorities available to Executive Branch Departments and Agencies responding to a WMD event involving terrorism or an accident.
Mia Love: The Rise, Stumble and Resurgence of the Next GOP Star by Matt Canham
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Utah’s Mia Love made history by becoming the first black Republican woman elected to Congress. As a small-town mayor, she snagged a prime-time slot at the 2012 GOP Convention, appeared on Sunday political talk shows and campaigned for GOP nominee Mitt Romney at his request. Her bid for a House seat then failed, by a tiny margin, but she triumphed in 2014 and is expected to be a rising star.