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Reformism or Revolution
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 200,160. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Wellred Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
ePub 418 Pages Wellred Publications 2015 First Published 2008 ISBN-13: 978 1 900 007 55 9
Peace-making Power-sharing.
Price: Free! Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
The first Canadian Citizens Assembly found out the best electoral reform, only to have the goal-posts moved against its adoption. Britain had half a dozen undemocratic voting methods, because only that one democratic method could work at all levels of government. The world anarchy of election systems are passed off as fashion statements. But progress in democracy wont go away.
The Other Side of the Fence - Setting the record straight
Price: Free! Words: 42,670. Language: Australian English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When you pick up the news paper and you see yourself in print being accused of attempting to blackmail a federal senator with the purpose of extorting money and none of it is true, you have to do something.... anything to clear your name. In the interest of setting the record straight, on behalf of the Curry, Coe and Batman families I present the Other Side of the Fence.
Ukraine - Trip Three
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The protests and violence of the Euromaidan movement pushed me to visit the Ukraine prematurely—to witness the happenings there and to find answers. A secondary endeavor during this tour was another road-trip to the Crimea.
Powerful Women: The 25 Most Influential Women in Congress
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,180. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by CQ Roll Call. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
From a lone legislator in 1917 to today’s power players, women in Congress are changing the culture of U.S. politics. In this brief look at the history of female legislators, find out how women have made their mark in Washington, D.C., along with exclusive personal profiles of 25 leading women Democrats and Republicans including detailed biographies, their photos and legislative achievements.
Internet Generation (English)
Price: Free! Words: 99,450. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
This book is written with the intent and hope to be able to show that there is a totally new kind of people inheriting the planet. Why it is so is explained through the knowledge that Marshall McLuhan presented in the 1960-ties with “The Media is the Message”. His books sells today more than ever before and that it is the Internet Generation that reads them there shouldn't be any doubt about.
Firewall: The Propagandist's Guide to Self-Defense
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 44,620. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The freedom we cherish is illusory if our minds are shackled! Advertisers and political machines bombard us with propaganda every day. Follow a trained military propagandist behind the scenes. Learn how propaganda ordnance is crafted, launched and targeted, and the impact it has on our daily lives. Arm and equip yourself against even the most insidious attack on your free will.
Sold Down the Yangtze: Canada's Lopsided Investment Deal with China
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 96,330. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Law » International law
In Sold Down the Yangtze, investment treaty expert Gus Van Harten offers a searing critique of Canada’s 31-year investment deal with China, which could end up costing taxpayers billions of dollars. As a warning to Canadians, Gus Van Harten describes how the agreement favours China and puts public money and democratic institutions at risk.
What a Fix-Up!
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
A in-depth analysis and passionate critique of the Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011, explaining in full how it affects who becomes Prime Minister in a hung Parliament, and how it can be used and abused to prop up British governments or topple them without consulting the voters.
Brazil's Rise to Global Power - Bolsa Familia, Neoliberal Reform and Trade Partnerships, Military Capabilities, Defense Spending, Soft Power Projection, Role in International Organizations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,140. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » History » South American
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military study assesses the rise of Brazil as a global power.
Building Peace in a Post-Assad Syria: State Without a Nation, Establishing Secure Environment, Democratic Transition, Reconciliation - Case Studies including Peru, South Africa, Liberia, Sri Lanka
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 128,630. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military study explores a scenario where a post-Assad Syria faces a transition from civil war toward peace with its current borders and internal divisions.
L'enigma nord-coreano - Cosa accade oggi al 38° parallelo e quale futuro ha la dittatura di Kim Jong-un
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,910. Language: Italian. Published: May 6, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
La Repubblica Popolare Democratica di Corea, guidata dal misterioso Kim-Jong-un, erede dell'unica dinastia comunista della storia, rappresenta per antonomasia lo "Stato canaglia" per eccellenza, ma rappresenta veramente un pericolo per l'equilibrio internazionale?
A Dying Breed: Insights Into The African American Question
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A Dying Breed; Insights into the African American Question, is the first of a trilogy of books designed to focus on America’s relationship with African American males. Although there is a focus on family issues, my goal is to provide insight on how American social perspectives have contributed to a self -imposed path of destruction.
Talking Back: Voices of Color
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Red Letter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A dynamic anthology featuring voices of youth, political prisoners, feminists, immigrants and history-makers. Introduction by poet Nellie Wong. "A rainbow of radical authors writing on many of the critical issues of today -- education, racism, healthcare, LGBT, immigration, the penal system, feminism... This book is a treasure."--James Wright, Black scholar, unionist, former civil rights organizer
The Lost Canadians
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 175,780. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
When Vancouver-born Don Chapman was six years old, he was stripped of his Canadian citizenship, thanks to an arcane provision of the 1947 Canadian Citizenship Act. Years later, he was stunned to discover that fact, and thus began his David and Goliath battle to change Canada’s discriminatory citizenship laws. In riveting, hard-hitting prose, Chapman describes his fight to rectify this injustice.
You've Got a Problem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Written in plain English without being bogged down in psychological language, this is a book everyone, not just economists and sociologists should read, but everyone from every walk of life. Robert Muddiman's book is an in depth analysis; not just of what it means to be human; but also the nature of humanity.
There Shall Be An Independent Scotland: British And Scottish Nationalism After The 2014 #Indyref
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Scottish independence is one of the most significant political debates that has taken place within the UK nation's three hundred year history. One thing is clear: there shall be an independent Scotland, one day. In this collection of papers, Nye uses contemporary and historical examples to explore Scottish-British relations and particularly the values given to both British and Scottish nationalism
Adiós Cataluña: Las reglas del juego
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: Spanish. Published: April 26, 2015 by Editorial Dragon. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
¿Independencia de Cataluña? Sí, pero siguiendo las reglas Este libro plantea cómo realizar la independencia de Cataluña de una forma legal, eso sí, con todas las consecuencias. Establezcamos las reglas del juego (62 en este libro) y clarifiquemos lo que va a ocurrir y cuál será la posición de España en caso de secesión por parte de Cataluña. Luego ya podremos hablar de independencia.
War: A Crime Against Humanity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » War
Roberto Vivo’s War: A Crime Against Humanity is a concise condensation of the history of war and of the evolution of humanity in its search for enduring and active world peace. Vivo posits that in a world where nine out of ten victims of war are civilians, every war is a crime against humanity. He studies the causes of wars and provides innovative ideas for placing the world on the path to peace.
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad, de Roberto Vivo, es una concisa historia de la guerra a través de los tiempos, y de la búsqueda para encontrar una paz activa y duradera. Según Vivo, si hoy en el mundo nueve de cada diez víctimas de las guerras son civiles, se debe considerar toda guerra de lesa humanidad. Estudia las causas de la guerra y ofrece ideas para conducir el mundo hacia la paz.