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101 EU Facts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A fun and informal book about the European Union. The book presents 101 amazing, amusing and scandalous facts about the EU accompanied by humorous cartoons to make a serious political point in a light-hearted way.
The People's Party: A Blueprint for American Political Revival
Price: Free! Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Solve America's political issues. We agree on so much. Let's not lose our nation over our few differences. Here is an outline of the situation and a few good word pictures to help us move forward, including seashells and pizza parties. Let's have at it. It's time for The People's Party!
Black Monday, October 7? 3 Reasons the Moon May Mean Trouble Surviving the Coming Bad Years
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Stock market investing, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
Five Reasons to Worry About the Economy (Washington Post, Sept 3) and USA Today's series, Could the October 2008 Crisis Repeat? both support a concern for the economy in October. Add a few more dimensions and we are looking at a HUGE crisis!
Australian Senate Voting System Alternative
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Essay » Political
In the Australian Federal election of 2013, some disturbing results occurred in the Senate with candidates who attracted only very small support, often less than 1% of the vote, winning Senate seats. This short work looks at an alternative Senate voting system that is simple, direct and easy to understand - and above all, completely fair!
Postcard Revolution
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 7. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
This is a collection of postcards sent to leaders, including members of Congress, the President, his council of economic advisers, chairs of sociology departments throughout the United States, Canada, and the United Nations. My purpose was to catch their attention with the old fashioned mail method rather than email. I hope you enjoy them and want to read more of my Smashwords books.
From The Medes to the Mullahs A History Of Iran
Series: In Brief, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book offers an accessible, but comprehensive, introduction to the long and rich history of Iran. Starting around 600 bce it traces the main historical events finishing with the modern Islamic Republic of Iran. It would be of particular interest to the non-academic person who wants to understand a country that is frequently misunderstood.
New Era Ethics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
NEW ERA ETHICS: philosophical prognostications, in three parts: On Spirituality, On Wealth, and On Society. Hare's distilled prose is fine art. Enjoy!
“¿Perdone, ...? – ¡deneí! ¡deneí! ”
Price: Free! Words: 9,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
¿Qué hay para hoy? Nunca sabes qué. Siempre una sorpresa. A veces hace bien. Otras no tanto. Pero cuando la sorpresa invade de forma opresora y no deja espacio para el ser y el vivir, es decir, cuando la sorpresa no es casual ni trae buenaventura, cuando está regida por la envidia, el odio, la ignorancia, la avaricia y la codicia, deja de ser sorpresa y se transforma en alarma. Y entonces, ...
Un coup de pouce ou une aumône : des suggestions pour améliorer le programme canadien de péréquation
Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: Canadian French. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Essay » Political
The French edition of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation's popular e-book on the Canadian equalization program.
Real Capitalism
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 6. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
What we know today as capitalism is money capitalism. Real capitalism is what people already intuitively know to be good economics, economics that preserves, protects and promotes the real capital of nations, its people. This book is the fruition of more than 40 years of teaching and researching sociology at the university level.
Random Rants
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by Dexter Lake Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General
A provocative, outside-the-box, visionary thinker, author Mychal Massie has been called the “black male Ann Coulter” by liberals who condemn him and “George Will on steroid. Here he offers a compilation of his favorite writings and syndicated columns from his wildly successful "The Daily Rant".
Exodus II
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Gun owners and Patriots see Civil War coming and the need to take America back to its Constitution and liberties that have been eroded. Should we fight and maybe die, or is flight with some other option better? Is Separation or Divorce a Patriotic Option, a question raised by WorldNetDaily's editor. Is Egypt's Rioting a Forecast for US? Exodus II shows a dozen parallels that suggest an answer..
Election
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Inspired by the 2012 American Presidential Election, featuring President Barack Obama and Mr. Mitt Romney, Election - Issues of Red & Blue is a seriously humorous delight of a poetry book featuring 20 poems which encapsulate the message that no matter where you are on the planet, your voice matters.
What Cause Wars and Fighting Among You ?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The reader will understand the Mark of Cain and how it applies to the continuation of war today. The wars we have experienced in Afghanistan and Iraq demonstrate in detail the warning Yahweh intended man to heed, when he (Yahweh) placed the Mark on Cain. The Mark of Cain was designed to reveal to man The Cause of War and Fighting Among You.
Do Americans Believe Capitalism and Government are Working?: Religious Left, Religious Right and the Future of the Economic Debate
Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
(5.00 from 1 review)
Greed, lack of equal opportunity, poverty and lasting inequality are the reasons more than 4-in-10 (42 percent) Americans say capitalism is not working well, a major new national survey finds. The survey, which explores Americans’ views on faith, values and the economy, also finds that only the oldest Americans believe they are better off than their parents’ generation.
Holding our breath: One family’s account of daily life in Zimbabwe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
They are a husband and wife, from Zimbabwe. She has battled to provide for her family throughout the political turmoil that has ravaged their country and their home under Robert Mugabe’s rule. But through it all, they have clung to their Christian faith – together. This book is made up of frank, sometimes heartbreaking and often uplifting extracts taken from a two–year long blog.
The Emerging Global Cyber War
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Are states committing acts of war without thinking of them as such? This book provides a broad overview of cyber-warfare and shows how states are engaging in unregulated, unrestrained cyber-warfare. Existing laws of war are inadequate to cover cyber-attacks. How long can this continue before states escalate from a cyber-attack to a conventional attack?
Journalists or Criminals? Attorney General Eric Holder's Testimony before the Committee and the Justice Department's National Security Leak Investigative Techniques
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This is the majority Republican staff report to Chairman Bob Goodlatte of the House Committee on the Judiciary issued on July 31, 2013 about the controversy over Attorney General Eric Holder's testimony.
The King here is the people—Demokratia
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In ancient Greek ordinary people ran their own society. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.
Themistocles talks back
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Themistocles read and then gave his opinion--talkback. This free ebook is part of the Talkback project that through animated videos, ebooks and a 130,000 book tells the history and science of the technology that fires up or kills talkback. Kickstarter is been used to obtain funds to create the video series. This short ebook is a sample of the big book (it is a reward) for potential pledgers.