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Political Incompetence: What's Wrong With Our System and How To Fix It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Our political system is in trouble. Myths and opinions often override facts, data, and analysis. One of our problems is political incompetence in both the electorate and officials. The book identifies critical political competence skills, such as political mythbusting, and shows how they can be used to better understand critical policy and campaign issues.
The Bicycle Reader: Number 1 | Summer 2012
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A new collection of quality writing about cycling. In this issue are ten articles written at various moments over the past 130 years, from the very earliest days of the bicycle right up to today. Some are lighthearted, some demand deeper engagement. All are great reads.
Black Male
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
White paper on the problems with victimless crimes including substance abuse and the attempts at resolution since 1957
African Expectations: Musings from Where I Stand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
African Expectations is a collection of essays about how political, economic, and socio-cultural issues retard Africa’s development and how the most important factor for this failure is the lack of good leadership. The book offers tentative solutions to some of the most pressing issues of our times based on the author’s worldview and life experiences.
The Pathology of Leadership: A Sufi's Perspective
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The desire for leadership is a pathological disorder that is engendered in others by those who already have succumbed to the malady. Leadership is a delusional belief system in which a human being maintains that he or she should be given (or usurp) the authority to organize and control the lives of other human beings. This book explores different aspects of the pathological character of 'leader.
The Candy Store Generation: How the Baby Boomers are Screwing Up America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,850. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
A look at the political performance of the Baby Boomers. How have they done running Congress? How have they done in the presidency? How have they done in charge of corporate America? How bad has it become under their leadership in all parts of our nation? What can we expect in the next decade of their leadership? Who will resucue us from their awful performance?
Globalization, Poverty, and International Development
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by PovertyCure. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
One subject that never fails to spark debate is globalization. The phrase is used in every possible context, and yet its origins, nature and implications - especially for developing countries - are often misunderstood.
In Search of Hippocrates: A Solution to the Health Care Crisis Facing America
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The authors of “In Search of Hippocrates” take a cold hard look at the primary causes of rising medical costs and present a simple, fair, and equitable solution to the problem: a common sense solution that will allow every American citizen to decide who treats them and how their medical care dollars are spent without interference from government administrators or health insurance companies.
Wildcats of Finance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
Wildcat groups such as hedge funds play a growing role in causing or aggravating blowups in the marketplace. This primer exposes the reality behind the illusion of profits. For instance, hedge funds as a group perform the astounding feat of losing money for their clients. The target audience for the book includes investors and policymakers as well as general readers.
Deep Web Secrecy and Security - an inter-active guide to the Deep Web and beyond
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,450. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet / security, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet / security
Use the secrets of the Deep Web to travel the Parallel Internet, set up secure coms, visit banned websites, upload and download secretly, protect yourself online, blog and post anonymously, avoid unwanted attention, hide and encrypt anything, buy and sell on the Deep Web. Inter-active ebook with direct links to Surface and Deep Web.
America's War on Islam, and Everything and Everyone Else, Including Americans.
Price: Free! Words: 36,490. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This work cuts through the usual spin that America bombards its citizens with when trying to explain its actions, both in the world community, and at home. It also offers a critical view of how Americans find it possible to blindly support their nation in its wars on everyone else.
Texas Drifter Volume 1: Stand Heel and Toe
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 148,550. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Non-fiction political writing exercises
20th Century Guide to the Tuskegee Airmen, Air Force Integration, Blacks in the Army Air Forces in World War II, Racial Segregation and Discrimination, African-American Race Relations in the Air Force
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 246,430. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
This comprehensive five-part history of the Tuskegee Airmen and Air Force integration efforts tells the story of the distinguished air crew and ground crew personnel associated with black flying units of the Army Air Forces (AAF) during World War II, along with extensive military histories documenting Air Force integration and race relations.
Mathematical Analysis of the Nobel Peace Lectures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,370. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book examines the Nobel Peace lectures for uses of affection, attention, affiliation and time. Those lectures contain a rich pool of material describing advanced concepts for social maturity. The recurring themes are calls for world police, elaborated treaties, mutually beneficial agreements and optimism about our future.
G.O.P. War On U.S.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
G.O.P. is at War with U. S. Republicans want to limit Women's rights to abortion and contraceptives. G.O.P.-controlled States are using voter ID laws to suppress the vote and intimidate voters. G.O.P. is a minority Party that is trying to hold power by by suppressing the majority vote. G.O.P. governors, such as Rick Scott (FL) are trying to purge progressives from the voter list
The Radical Moderate
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 129,070. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
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"The Radical Moderate" details a new way to view politics and public policy in the United States. This book focuses on pragmatic solutions to the challenges that face this country. Pat O'Brien draws from his experiences in the private sector and as a former elected official. The ideas in this book are fresh and can stand the test of time.
Air Force Strategy Study 2020-2030: Power Projection, Freedom of Action in Air, Space, and Cyberspace, Global Situational Awareness, Military Support for Civil Authorities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The team analyzed four future world scenarios — a peer competitor, resurgent power, failed state, and jihadist insurgency — in relation to the nation's vital interests and the 12 Air Force core functions. The resulting analysis led to a synthesis of the core functions into five critical capabilities designed to meet the Air Force's strategic challenges in 2030.
McCune's Manchester Volume 1 - 2008
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Adam McCune's "McCune's Manchester" column appeared in the New Hampshire Union Leader from April 2008 to July of 2012. This volume covers all columns published in 2008.
Subverting Syria: How CIA Contra Gangs and NGOs Manufacture, Mislabel and Market Mass Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by Progressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
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"An E-book to Beat the Bombing - Expose the Big Lie in Time to Stop War on Syria." Syria’s situation is truly serious, under attack by infiltrators, neighbors and the USA. The "uprising" is a cynical US plot using the Countergang tactic. Terrorists -- mercenaries and irregulars, the "CIA foreign legion" -- massacre innocents: and then blame the carnage on the targeted government!
Could I Vote for a Mormon for President? An Election-Year Guide to Mitt Romney's Religion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by Strange Violin Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism
Mitt Romney is a Mormon, but does that mean he’s a Christian? Does he belong to a cult? Does he wear funny Mormon underwear? These questions and more are answered in this accessible and concise introduction to Mormonism, in which two sociologists of religion take an objective and often humorous look at 2012 presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s beliefs.