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The Republican Nominee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
The true story of the race to be the Republican Nominee for President of the United States of America in 2012. The true relative chances of each candidate have been tracked as each one experienced the highs and lows of the campaign.
译者合集 山城演义 薄王败局 Yizhe Collection: Bo Wang Failure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
从2012年2月至6月,集合了25篇外媒精华报道,最完整的“薄王事件”追踪。众多来自中共高层的爆料,记录数十年来最严重的中国官场地震。本期的“前传”是已经推出的《激辩毛的复活》,“后续”是《中国政局分析》,预计会在十八大召开后推出。
Minimum Wage for Low Wage Workers: Conversations between Tom, Guru Dick and Guru Harry
Series: Conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
In this book, the issue of minimum wage for low wage workers is being discussed between a young man, Tom, who had conversations with two gurus, Dick and Harry. Guru Dick epitomizes someone from a worldly society who emphasized on the importance of money and power. Guru Harry epitomizes someone from a spiritual society who considers peace, love, joy and harmony are more important.
No Revolution Is Forever
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The purpose of this collection of aphorisms is to awaken in the reader the desire to meditate on that process we know as a revolution, to weigh the role we play in life, and to gain insight into a possible happy ending that all revolutionary processes should enjoy.
EPN Hipnotizador Colectivo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Todos los medios masivos de manipulación, como lo son televisa, tv azteca, y la radio nacional, hicieron un pacto con el PRI y su candidato EPN para imponerlo en gobierno de México en estas elecciones de julio del año 2012.
Tortilla Sexenal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Las elecciones presidenciales en México están por definirse. Las campañas han caído al nivel del ataque personal. Pareciera que todos se conocen las mañas con las que tratan de embaucar a un pueblo al nivel de la miseria y el hambre.
Maquiavelo y el Principe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / renaissance
Maquiavelo estuvo inmerso toda su vida en grandes conflictos politicos y sociales. La Italia del Renacimiento fue concebida por la inmensa matriz peninsular a fines del siglo XV. Al extinguirse el Imperio de Occidente bajo la planta implacable de los bárbaros, eliminado Rómulo Augústtilo por el hérulo Odoacro, caudillo de sus tropas mercenarias. La importancia del papel que le tocó desempeñar.
Libertad Politica
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Estos son tres ensayos que abordan el tema de la libertad individual y de los pueblos: En los escritos de Carlos Marx hemos abordado los orígenes del hombre; en Jean-Paul Sartre hemos analizado su obra sobre El Ser y la Nada y en J.J. Rousseau discurrimos sobre su libertad planteada en su ya muy famoso Contrato Social.
Liberalismo y Democracia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Para el pensamiento liberal, la libertad individual está garantizada, no sólo por los mecanismos constitucionales del Estado de derecho, sino también porque al Estado se le reconocen funciones limitadas en el mantenimiento del orden público interno e internacional. La democracia antigua era directa y la moderna es representativa.
The Newest Baltimore Catechism
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Baltimore Catechism was the de facto standard Catholic school text in the U.S. from 1885 to the late 1960s. The Newest Baltimore Catechism ©2012 is not a religious text and it should be taught in all U.S. schools. Mandatory testing and a demonstrated high level of competency should also be required of all persons seeking public office and public service jobs.
《经济学人》中国经济有多强韧 (How Strong is China's Economy?)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
本系列集合了十篇涉及中国的增长、出口、投资、消费等方面的报道,汇集为原文14页的专题报道(Special Reports),“译者”利用聚合翻译,完整译出全部内容及图片,同时将原刊于这一期的另外三篇中国报道也合并进来,形成这一专辑。
L'Asociale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: French. Published: June 20, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
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Cette œuvre de science fiction narre, sous la forme du journal intime et secret d’un prof rebelle et quelque peu anarchiste, les réformes successives qui vont transformer un pays, la Khonabsurdie, autrefois connu et respecté pour sa culture et sa liberté, en un régime totalitaire qui n’est pas sans rappeler celui de l’Océania, dans le roman de George Orwell :1984.
The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, Sixty Years of Secrets and Scandals
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
this is a different slant on the usual Diamond Jubilee books,exposing the hidden secrets and unsavory scandals, that have occurred over the last sixty odd years, full of Royal gossip.
Vlad Kostovski's Day Off: Why I'm not voting
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Ever wonder what's the difference between democrats and republicans? Whenever you ask someone who's loyal to either party usually outrages over the other. Sure the parties have different ideals on paper, but that's where it ends. The United States has been going on a downhill spiral for years now. Economic bubbles, endless wars, degrading fiscal policies, and worst of all... corporatism.
The 2011 American Values Survey: The Mormon Question, Economic Inequality, and the 2012 Presidential Campaign
Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Move beyond the rhetoric and find out where Americans really stand at the intersection of religion and politics. The Public Religion Research Institute's 2011 American Values Survey takes America's temperature on the 2012 presidential campaign, the country's comfort with a Mormon serving as president, and the general public's stance on economic and social inequality.
Ninguna revolución es para siempre
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: Spanish. Published: June 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Esta colección de pensamientos tiene la intención de despertar en el lector el deseo de reflexionar sobre ese proceso que conocemos como revolución, de sopesar el papel que desempeñamos en esta vida, y de entrever la posible salida que debe tener todo proceso revolucionario.
Ten Needed Inventions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
Here we are living in the early twenty first century.Forty years ago we imagined by now that we would have all kinds of modern innovations like flying cars, automated everything in our homes and robots, and be working only four days a week. They were our futuristic notions of what the 21st century would be like. We were wrong. Here is my list of ten need inventions for the 21st century - and why.
CDR: I, Citizen
Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The Citizen is one of the most powerful forces in the universe. Without Citizens, the map of the earth would be as borderless as the surface of the moon. Without Citizens, a government is just a bunch of empty buildings – you know, like a business without customers. Taking the Citizen out of the equation is like taking the speed of light out of Einstein's E = MC2 – No Energy, just Mass.
United We Stand, Divided We Fall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
This is an essay about Patriotism The basic concept is that unless the people are united, it is easy to destroy them. We have to decide if we are Individualist or Collectivist under an Oligarch Collectivist system run by a selective “elite” group of monarchs.
Why Preah Vihear Should be Returned to Thailand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Journalist Duncan Stearn takes a closer look at the International Court of Justice ruling on the border dispute between Thailand and Cambodia over the Preah Vihear temple ruins and changes his view on which country is in the right.