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47% Benghazi by Evan Williams
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Whether they were al Qaeda affiliates, whether they were Libyan-based extremists or al Qaeda itself I think is one of the things we'll have to determine." That is an excerpt from Ambassador Rice's comments on the CBS show Face the Nation on Sept. 16. Many would and should take the words al Qaeda or al Qaeda affiliate to mean terrorist. How the media and the nation did not jump on this and give...
Social Politics by Tony Whittingham
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Social media has changed politics forever. This book examines the use of social media in politics and demonstrates how you can take both an active and passive role in social politics. The book illustrates how you can use social media to add your voice to the issues that are important to you and to connect with important decision-makers that might otherwise be out of your reach.
Culture, Identity and Information Technology in the 21st Century: Implications for U.S. National Security, the Future of English in Language Usage, Demographic Shifts by Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This monograph traces global trends in the use of language and media in order to identify the national security implications of cultural change and identity formation. The analysis suggests that in the next several decades, the world is likely to be more ideologically fragmented than at any time during the 20th century.
The Battle for Eastleigh - The True Story of the 2013 Parliamentary By-Election by Janet Bew
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The shock result of the Eastliegh By election of 2013 gave a massive boost to UKIP, and a blow to the Conservatives. This is a gripping account of the Eastleigh Parliamentary By-Election written by an experienced observer of Parliamentary By-Elections who charts the rise, and fall, of the different parties. .
Looking at Iran by James Zogby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
When American policy makers discuss Iran, the focus is only Israel. In reality, Iran a growing concern for people across the Arab and Muslim Worlds as well. In this book, based on polling in 20 Arab and Muslim countries, Zogby examines how in just six years Iran has experienced a precipitous decline in popularity among Arabs and Muslims.
The Double-Edged Sword of Freedom of Speech by Stanislaw Sielicki
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Essay » Political
What were the Classical Philosophers and Thinkers of the Age of Enlightenment saying about the Censorship and Freedom of Speech? What did the Founding Fathers learn from their Great Predecessors? Were the Framers of the Constitution the real Champions of Freedom? This short essay may help you find answers to the questions mentioned above.
Ritratti di italiani in tempi di elezioni by Luca Luchesini
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: Italian. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Brevi ritratti di elettori italiani incontrati in volantinaggi, raccolte firme e altri momenti di campagna elettorale vissuta sul territorio, che anche nell’era delle reti sociali si rivela un metodo insostituibile per tastare lo stato di un Paese. Spero di aver restituito fedelmente la realta' di persone e storie che sostiene il cammino delle idee in generale e della politica in particolare.
Shafshoofa Maleshi by Prashant Bhatt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Essay » Sociology
These narratives of common Libyans examine how they have been affected by the 2011 upheaval and its aftermath. How did Italian colonialism affect the lives of common Libyans? What were the opportunities brought about by independence? What meanings did Arab nationalism to different people? How does the 2011 liberation war open new horizons to veterans and youngsters?
Let Us Heed Good Advice by James Kemoli Amata
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: British English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
If you don’t support wisdom and peace initiatives DON’T READ THIS BOOK! The 4 March General Elections are here. We all want peace. No one wants a repeat of what happened in 2007/2008. Wrong choices will mean no development, poverty and endless exploitation. Do not allow moneybags to cheat you. Elect with your future in mind.
CDR: Insure Domestic Tranquility by M.T. Bass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“The police are not here to create disorder, they're here to preserve disorder.” ~Mayor Richard J. Daily. Actually, since absolute freedom is pretty much pure anarchy, then maybe Daley was closer to the truth than it might first appear -- at least for this country. After all, freedom is disorderly, because everyone is at liberty to pursue their own lives and happinesses.
To Divide and Not Conquer: Preventing Partisan Gerrymandering with Independent Nonpartisan Commissions by Victoria Stoklasa
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This essay proposes that the responsibility of appropriating United States legislative districts, rather than being the responsibility of state legislatures or courts, would be best placed in the hands of independent nonpartisan commissions.
Say No To Guns: Why Gun Control Will Solve Our Problems by Danica Wallenberg
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Geoff Wells. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a topic that will be a hot topic for quite a while and as it is an international concern it is best to be apprised of the situation as it can affect anybody at all. The author leaves you to form your own opinion at the end of it all. Sure persons have a right to bear arms but to what extent does it get out of control and require the intervention of the government?
Emergency Economy: A PFRI Paper by Dr. Imran Chaudhry and Saleena Karim by Saleena Karim
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Essay » Sociology(5.00 from 1 review)
This paper, produced by the Pakistan First Research Institute (PFRI), presents a two-pronged contingency model for a sustainable microeconomy in Pakistan’s context.
Essays for the 99% - The Collection - Class Warfare by John David
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
"Well if you want to hear what most of us are thinking read this book."~~"This writer is spot on . . . making him one of the biggest dreamers in America at the present time. His writing is eloquent and concise."~~The "Essays for the 99%" are the voice of the speechless, the dream of the hopeless, and the passion of the true Patriots who love this great nation enough to want to save it.
Cromwell Quarterly Review no. #001 by Clarence Cromwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Premier issue with two articles: 1.) Malcolm X and Owosso Michigan: the art of forgetting the past. 2.) Snapshots of Occupy Oakland.
Is The US 2012 Presidential Election Tipping Point for the fall of the Greenback? by Nirav Chandarana
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
This book gives Visionary Thinking to see how the world and markets function with New Dimension. This book opens New Dimension to see the change in the Market Equations of the US Dollar and Interest Rates with the US Presidential Elections 2012 being over. The most important thing in this book is the Time of Change i.e. Inflection Point identified and the Political Event as a Tipping Point.
America in Decline by The Florida Hoosier
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
America has been on a long spiral of decline for many years,not only financially, but morally, militarily and spiritual as well there are many reason for this, all of which can be traced back to one group of people, who are they?
Barack Haiku Obama: Political Haikus 2008-2012 by Neil Glick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The four years from the Obama-McCain Election to the Obama-Romney Election were an incredible period in US political history. First African-American President; explosion and crash of the Tea Party; Sarah Palin's father of her first grandchild appearing in Playgirl; the almost first Latter Day Saint President; ObamaCare and the birth of the Occupy Movement - it's all covered here in haiku form!
Prometheus Astray by Tommy Bertrand
Price: Free! Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Last year espionage cost the United States more than $250 billion and a staggering $1.2 trillion over the last decade. It's not hard to envision why the United States is a prime target of espionage when one considers that the United States spent more money in the year 2012 on research and development than all of the other G-7 countries combined.
Government and Governance by Adrian Poniatowski
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
A book needed in our times: commentary on the proper role of government and governance that respects the dignity of man.