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'Don't Make the Black Kids Angry:' The hoax of black victimization and those who enable it.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Black people are relentless victims of relentless white violence, often at the end of a badge -- for No Reason What So Ever. That was the biggest news story of 2014 and it was easy to find in the New York Times, CNN, MSNBC, Spike Lee, Oprah, USA Today, and lots of other places. That is a hoax. That is what Don't Make the Black Kids Angry is about.
Collapse Now and Avoid the Rush: The Best of the Archdruid Report
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Since 2006, author John Michael Greer has been sharing his perspectives on the fate of industrial civilization and more on his weekly blog, The Archdruid Report. His writing, both highly engaging and rooted in a depth of broad scholarship, has earned him thousands of readers who want to understand the trajectory our world has taken. Collapse Now and Avoid the Rush includes some of his best essays.
Preventing and Managing Conflict in an Unstable World - Iran, Rio Gangs, Iraq, Afghanistan, Taliban, Moldova, World War II, Rwanda, Child Soldiering, Japan Foreign Policy, Foreign Aid, Post-Conflict
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 200,940. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This anthology of research papers explores how to prevent and manage conflict in an unstable world. Some of the topics covered include Iran, Rio Gangs, Iraq, Afghanistan, Taliban, Moldova, World War II, Rwanda, child soldiering, Japan foreign policy, foreign aid, post-conflict, Greece, Uganda, Timor-Leste, and more.
2015 U.S. Intelligence Community Worldwide Threat Assessment - Clapper Testimony: Islamic State, ISIS, Cyber Threats, Russia, Iran, Terrorism, al-Qaida, North Korea, Syria, National Security Strategy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 177,140. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. presented the 2015 annual U.S. intelligence community worldwide threat assessment in Congressional testimony on February 26, 2015.
Pruno, Ramen, and a Side of Hope: Stories of Surviving Wrongful Conviction
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Imagine you are in prison for a crime you did not commit. From prison yard gardens to contraband cooking to family visits, "Pruno, Ramen, and a Side of Hope" gives you a glimpse of life inside some of America's prisons and shares how each exoneree survived, and in some cases thrived, and prevailed against overwhelming odds.
Pathbreakers: U.S. Marine African American Officers in Their Own Words - Oral History Anthology with 21 Personal Accounts Covering 60 Years of Service - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, Jr.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,910. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This oral history anthology provides insight into the history of the African American officer experience in the U.S. Marine Corps. In the personal accounts of the 21 officers included that cover 60 years of service, the reader comes to understand how these men and women succeeded.
THE GOODLUCK TRANSFORMATION:How Nigeria Brokethrough
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book is on the on-going transformation of Nigeria and the battles of attrition against the incumbent president even as he is breaking records left,right and center.Its about the records of President Goodluck Jonathan and the battle against his reforms by intrenched interest to reap from financially from the archaic old system.
Jonathan: The Squandering of Goodluck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Having governed Nigeria for four years; the jury is out: Mr Jonathan has exhausted his goodluck charm in 2015. He has alienated important go-to-guys and has squandered enormous goodwill and goodluck that saw him to the presidency five years ago. Inside and outside Nigeria, there is a call for a change. This biography of Mr. Jonathan is a clinical dissection of the change epitomized by Gen Buhari.
Organizational Intelligence: Knowledge and Policy in Government and Industry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This prizewinning, foundational book—as a new ebook featuring a 2015 Foreword by Neil Smelser—focuses on the structural and ideological roots of intelligence failures (both informational and analytical) found in government, industry, and other institutions. It provides groundbreaking theory and structure to the analysis of decision-making processes and their breakdowns, and the use of "experts."
Tragedy and Hope 101: The Illusion of Justice, Freedom and Democracy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,100. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
If you’ve ever suspected that “democratic governments” can be secretly manipulated and controlled, this book is for you. (It will both confirm your suspicions and show you how it’s done.) However, if you’ve accepted the schoolhouse version of Western democracy, the meticulously footnoted facts presented in this book are sure to turn your worldview upside down. (Read at your own risk.)
The Shape of Events to Come
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Institute for Consciousness Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Wars, terrorism, revolutions and civil unrest mark the ravages of a mental plague afflicting the human race. This epidemic of the psyche is caused by a state of constant stress, worry, and tension created by a lifestyle that is not in harmony with evolutionary laws. Gopi Krishna proposes that it is only the discovery of these laws that can save mankind from an inevitable nuclear catastrophe.
The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Only half of the people vote and half of that bunch do not have a clue as to what they are doing. The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant, is a snarky look at the stupidity and ignorance found amongst the voting citizenry, the politicians they elect, and the professionals who report on their folly.
The Saturday Night Massacre: What Really Happened on October 20, 1973
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Fiction » Historical » USA
The nation watched in astonishment as the Watergate scandal dominated media headlines for 26 months, leading ultimately to the only resignation of an American chief executive since the founding of the United States, the world’s oldest Constitutional republic. The culminating climactic events of October 20, 1973 shattered the Nixon administration beyond repair.
Israel la Guerra Asimétrica y el Terrorismo Global
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,650. Language: Spanish. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Diferentes Manifestaciones, Métodos de Lucha y Contención del Terrorismo Global / Concepto, Origen y Causas de la Guerra Asimétrica / La Verdad Histórica Sobre Palestina y el Conflicto Árabe-Israelí / El Petróleo Como Arma de Guerra, Proyección de Reservas y Precios / La Desintegración del Sistema Comunista Internacional / El Oportunismo Político en Europa y América / y Mucho Más en un Solo Libro
2015 Complete Guide to Operation Inherent Resolve - America's War Against the Islamic State, ISIS, ISIL Terrorists in Iraq and Syria, Leader al-Baghdadi, Levant, al-Qaeda in Syria
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 705,070. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Operation Inherent Resolve is the name given by U.S. Central Command to the ongoing U.S. military operations in Iraq and Syria against ISIS/ISIL, also known as the Islamic State. This unique, fully updated ebook encyclopedia documents all aspects of this operation with comprehensive and authoritative information from renowned experts and government sources.
Heirs of a Heritage
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,960. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015 by GodKulture. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
With the development of a modern tax administration, Lagos State has begun to chart a course of stable progress never before seen in Nigeria. Public projects to improve mass transport, infrastructure, and important social services have been funded largely by tax revenues instead of oil revenues, creating a much more sustainable government budget...
Terrorism and WMD in the Contemporary Operational Environment (U.S. Army TRADOC G2 Handbook 1.04) - CBRN Threat, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Chemical, Biological, Nuclear, Dirty Bomb
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » Military
Understanding terrorism and weapons of mass destruction (WMD) span foreign and domestic threats in strategy, tactics, and targets in a full spectrum contemporary operational environment (COE).
2015 Complete Guide to al-Qaeda in Yemen: Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, AQAP, Anwar al-Awlaki, Online Radicalization, U.S. Strategy, Drones, Tribal Militias, Yemeni Government, Ansar al-Sharia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 346,710. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This unique and authoritative ebook compilation includes ten informative government reports, studies, and documents about the ongoing terror threat posed by Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in Yemen.
The Emperor Has No Clothes A Practical Guide for Environmental and Social Transformation
You set the price! Words: 64,560. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Waste Management
The first part of this book examines the intertwined social,economic, and technological causes that are the wellsprings of many of the environmental and social challenges we face. The second part offers workable solutions to attenuate or eliminate these problems. The ideas being presented are simple effective things we as ordinary citizens can implement to successfully abate these challenges.
Creating Consensus: The Journey Towards Banning Cluster Munitions
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Cluster bombs are weapons that are small but deadly. Their unexploded submunitions in effect, act as landmines, sometimes even years later. For decades, humanitarian organizations sought to limit their use, but progress on the issue stalled. In 2008, the campaign to ban cluster munitions succeeded. How was this accomplished, and are there any wider lessons to be learned from it?