Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs

Sub-categories: Current affairs | Government | Terrorism | World politics | Civil and human rights | Activism | Democracy | Economic policy | Social policy | Islamic militancy | History | Communism and socialism | All sub-categories >>
A Typology of National Responses to Terrorism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book synthesizes terrorism researchers' work in comparing or describing national responses to terrorism into a single typology.
Obama's Greatest First-Term Successes
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
President Barack Obama's most important successes are explored and discussed. This review of his major achievements explains why his historic first-term was one of the most significant of the modern era. Topics include President Obama's landmark healthcare reform, the killing of Osama bin Laden, the rescue of the American automobile industry and many more.
Romney's Run
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: British English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A look at some of the key moments of the 2012 Republican Presidential Campaign, this is a collection of blog posts & entries originally published on the Al Jazeera English website. From the early campaigning in Iowa to Mitt Romney's concession on election night this follows an historic and dramatic election campaign. Also includes some exclusive 'behind the scenes' photos.
The Crusades Again, a History of the 'Twins'.
Series: Crusades Again....a History of the 'Warring Twins'.. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,450. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Fiction » Historical » USA
The ‘Cold War’ with Russia was mostly ended by 1990 and the new ‘War on Terror’ or 'Crusade' was secretly and methodically created, as this book shows. A new generational war was started. And....another generation of Americans was misled and lied to! See the terrorist formations for your self!
Envisioning 2030: US Strategy for a Post-Western World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Envisioning 2030: US Strategy for a Post-Western World outlines a US leadership strategy for the period ahead to 2030 and offers policy approaches in key subject areas to ensure a positive outcome at this inflection point toward a “post-Western world,” given historic shifts in political and economic influence.
The 10+ Secrets Why Most White People Don't Understand Most Black People
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
We need to understand each other in order to get along and communicate. Republicans over estimate American black people and Democrats under estimate them. Being an American Black myself I have endeavored to explain some things never talked about. I believe in using my GOD Given right to speak freely as expressed in the United States Constitution. I hope my work greatly serves you.
Apocalypse
Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012 by Coyotes Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A short release done by Kenny Roberts giving his thoughts about the Apocalypse on December 21st 2005.
Coyotes: A Journey Across Borders with America's Mexican Migrants
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,640. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012 and represented by David Halpern. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
To understand the lives of Mexicans who slip into the United States, Ted Conover accompanied them across deserts, hid in orange orchards, floated across the Rio Grande, and cut deals with traffickers in human sweat. This classic account, a harrowing vision of life among the American underclass, is an enduring contribution to our national debate on immigration.
A Letter from Iran
Price: Free! Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A fresh look at the events of modern time and the source of current troubles between Iran and America, issues that have far too long been ignored by the mass market American media. A Letter from Iran goes beyond information to consider, reminding us that whatever country we call home, we share similar dreams and hopes for the future.
Terrorist Attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012: Report of the State Department Accountability Review Board (ARB), plus House Committee Hearings, Briefings, Statements
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 155,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique ebook provides a comprehensive guide to the terrorist attacks against American government facilities and personnel in Benghazi, Libya on September 11, 2012; the attacks killed four Americans, including the U.S. Ambassador to Libya, John Christopher Stevens.
Misadventures in Journalism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
From the 1976 Republican National Convention in Kansas City to the 1995 O.J. Simpson trial of the century in Los Angeles, gonzo journalist H.B. Koplowitz explores the oxymoron of "journalism ethics" in this anthology of seven New Journalism stories.
Why Romney Lost The 2012 Presidential Election
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Read the national bestseller that examines the reasons why Mitt Romney’s Presidential campaign was a severely flawed effort. Topics include Romney's gaffes, strange behavior, flip-flops and outright lies. A strong case is presented against the questionable tactics used by Romney and his top advisers. Find out why his 2012 Presidential campaign was doomed from the start.
Occupy the Highway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In November of 2011, twenty-four Occupy Wall Street protestors marched from New York City to Washington, D.C. Seven of those marchers formed a Mobile Occupation, called Walkupy, and continued on to Atlanta, Georgia, arriving there in Late January. Altogether, they marched 1,000 miles in two and a half months. Occupy the Highway is the Journal of Sarah Handyside. It chronicles the entire trip.
Sandy Hook Slaughter: The Newtown Shooting and Massacre in Connecticut - Adam Lanza. Thoughts and Lessons on a Tragedy and the Coming Paradigm Shift.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
"As much as it is the right of citizens to bear arms, so too is the right of parents to bear their children in their arms." - Conrad Powell, Dec 16, 2012, quoting from "Sandy Hook Slaughter..." Our hearts go out to the families devastated by the Newtown tragedy. We as a nation are left with broken hearts and a reality that public policy on gun control or lack thereof is broken as well.
Na Poważnie Nr 7-8/2012
Price: $4.70 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: Polish. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
„Na Poważnie” – to nowy miesięcznik o Polsce, naszej historii i kulturze.
...And the Souls Cried Out: Remembering the Victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Tragedy
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This book is dedicated in remembrance of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy as well as their parents.
The Orange Trees of Baghdad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,960. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In this “powerful and important book” (Vancouver Sun), Leilah Nadir uncovers her lost roots, in the Iraq her father left behind decades ago. In the brutal aftermath of the invasion, a surprise reunion brings east and west together. Orange Trees won the George Ryga Award; Naomi Klein called it “Lovingly woven together … reminds us that Iraq is not just a war; it is a country.”
Defence Forces Review 2011
Price: Free! Words: 74,330. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Defence Forces Ireland presents Defence Forces Review for 2011. This year we have managed to produce a thought provoking document covering a wide range of issues which will be of interest throughout the wider Defence Community.
Love 2013: God, Humanity, Oneness
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
"This is my commandment, that you love one another, even as I have loved you." - Jesus Christ. Love 2013 shares with the reader that oneness is being understood by mankind at a powerful pace in 2013. The awareness of spiritual writings has aided this evolution where truth, light and peace are manifesting everywhere on this beautiful planet. In 2013 humanity will know of the awesome power of love.
Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds - American Intelligence Agency Report on the Megatrends, Gamechangers, and Black Swans of the Future, the Rise of China, Alternative World Scenarios
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This important report from the American National Intelligence Council (NIC) was released in December 2012. Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds is the fifth installment in the National Intelligence Council's series aimed at providing a framework for thinking about the future.