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Novembre 2018 : guerre ou paix ?
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You set the price! Words: 1,620. Language: French. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Un article de politique fiction de Dominic Sandbrook et publié dans le Daily Mail permet de poser la question suivante : les « plans de rigueur » successifs peuvent-ils déboucher sur des situations de type révolutionnaire, avec transfert du pouvoir par la force ? Analyse détaillée des éléments de réponse, tant dans un cadre européen que français.
Common Sense About the Roberts' Court Monster
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
The Supreme Court’s ruling in Citizens United v. FEC has solidified the doctrine of corporate personhood, that corporations are persons that have the same constitutional rights of natural people. This book exposes the progression of control of corporations by our founding fathers to the super-human power of corporations over their creators today. We must reverse the Court's ruling.
τραγῳδία… tragôidía
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You set the price! Words: 940. Language: French. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Qu'a révélé la « tragédie grecque » qui s'est déroulée fin octobre / début novembre 2011 ? Quels enseignements en tirer ? Ce qui arrive aux Grecs préfigure-t-il ce qui nous arrivera demain ?
How To Create Useful idiots---And Avoid Becoming One
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Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
1. Hit lists 2. Narratives 3. The establishment 4. The power of hit lists and narratives 5. Dancing the edge This chapter shows how hit lists and narratives are used by advertisers, interest groups, political parties, friends and enemies to influence what you think, how you feel, and what you do. Best to know how they do it.
The Tradition of Cheating at the Sport of Kings
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
(4.94 from 18 reviews)
Most race horses, despite strict regulations prohibiting it, are given illegal drugs on race day. Glenn Thompson, a race horse trainer with over 30 years of experience, reveals the darkest secrets behind the scenes of the Sport of Kings. By shining a light on these secrets, he hopes to change the pattern and return decency and honor to horse racing.
Les biens du clergé
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You set the price! Words: 1,110. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
En 1789, Talleyrand propose de nationaliser les biens du clergé pour résoudre la « crise financière ». Et aujourd'hui, quelle démarche adopter face à une situation similaire ? En France, les biens du clergé du XXIe siècle sont constitués des fortunes, toutes supérieures à 100 millions d'euros, amassées par moins de 400 personnes. Comment les taxer ? Pourquoi les taxer ?
Raid Night
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Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Belmont Estate Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Award-winning foreign correspondent Michael J. Totten embeds with U.S. Army soldiers in Baghdad during the Surge. They were sent out as bait to lure an insurgent commander, but instead find themselves stalked in the dark by a shadowy faceless militia.
On the Hunt in Baghdad
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Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Belmont Estate Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
In this classic riveting dispatch from Iraq, award-winning foreign correspondent Michael J. Totten embeds with a unit of battle-hardened American soldiers as they hunt the elusive terrorist commander Haji Jawad—who wore a suicide vest wherever he went—in the fetid slums of Sadr City, Baghdad, at midnight.
Las Vegas Oscar Goodman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
The Academy Award goes to Oscar Goodman. In the film about Las Vegas, he is the main character. Each story insists on a protagonist with personality. Greek poets used to refer to as the “protagonistes” as the primary. The chief actors amongst actors who plays the first part. If a Las Vegas films happened to lead with the primary roles being Meyer Lansky, Lefty Rosenthal, or Tony Spilotro.
Las Vegas Political Scandal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
John Ensign spoke to every person in the room while entering the Las Vegas gym, approaching the juice bar, Ensign spoke about fruit drinks. Charming John Ensign was personable and voters knew he was powerful as well as rich. His father owned Mandalay Bay. I knew it as the Hacienda Casino when my father brought me to town. Joined by the Five Star resort, Ensign is connected to Las Vegas casinos.
Une autre vision de la politique
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You set the price! Words: 2,200. Language: French. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
La représentation traditionnelle en « demi-camembert » des forces politiques ne rend que très imparfaitement compte de la réalité. Dans ce billet, nous proposons une représentation cellulaire tridimensionnelle de l'univers politique pour analyser les rapports de force. Dans cette optique, comment se présente la campagne électorale de 2012 ? Et après ?
Shaping the Future, FOR THE PEOPLE BY THE PEOPLE, What to do now!
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
A Comprehensive but consice treatment of current economic and political woes, and how to address them.
兰德报告 与中国的冲突 RAND Conflict With China
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Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: Chinese. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
本文由美国军方提供支持,兰德公司研究表明:随着中国的崛起,美国可能与中国在中国周边地区发生冲突,但是如果美国能保持威慑,则美中发生大规模冲突的几率不大。本文分析了美中冲突的前景、后果和威慑战略。由“译者”志愿翻译小组翻译,未经原作者审校。
The Occupy Manifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A concise list of the problems The Occupy movement is demonstrating against and a list our our demands.
Democracy: A Proposal For a New Constitution For the United States
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Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A proposal to cut through the corrupting influence of campaign donations and corporate money on the U.S. government with a new Constitution that would make such corruption literally impossible.
Les 12 péchés capitaux (3e partie)
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You set the price! Words: 1,230. Language: French. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Troisième et dernier volet d'un bilan de la présidence Sarkozy, basé sur les « 12 propositions pour 2012 » de la Droite populaire. À lire « en creux » : tout ce que Sarkozy va promettre, c'est tout ce sur quoi il a échoué… ou tout ce qu'il est allé emprunter dans le programme du Front national pour essayer de se faire réélire.
Les 12 péchés capitaux (2e partie)
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You set the price! Words: 1,240. Language: French. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Deuxième volet d'un bilan de la présidence Sarkozy, basé sur les « 12 propositions pour 2012 » de la Droite populaire. À lire « en creux » : tout ce que Sarkozy va promettre, c'est tout ce sur quoi il a échoué… ou tout ce qu'il est allé emprunter dans le programme du Front national pour essayer de se faire réélire.
Teabonics!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,900. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A compilation of "wit" and "wisdom" from self-styled "Tea Party Patriots."
Les 12 péchés capitaux
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You set the price! Words: 1,340. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Premier volet d'un bilan de la présidence Sarkozy, basé sur les « 12 propositions pour 2012 » de la Droite populaire. À lire « en creux » : tout ce que Sarkozy va promettre, c'est tout ce sur quoi il a échoué… ou tout ce qu'il est allé emprunter dans le programme du Front national pour essayer de se faire réélire.
The Ombudsmen - Time for Reform
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Thoughtful and convincing work arguing for the thorough reform of the Ombudsman system written by an MP PPS in the House of Commons.