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Rights in America, Bills of Attainder and the Ninth Amendment
Price: Free! Words: 36,860. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
While rights in America have always been cherished, many people today misunderstand the source of their rights. They have come to believe that government is the grantor of rights. The flipside of this belief is that government can also take them away. Such a view conflicts with that of the founders, who gave us the ban on bills of attainder and 9th Amendment to forever protect our natural rights.
The Geopolitics of Energy & Terrorism Part 4
Price: Free! Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The issue in all the essays is the connection between the energy policies of various countries, their foreign policies, and the wars that break out at various parts of the globe, since all three are closely related.
The Geopolitics of Energy & Terrorism Part 3
Price: Free! Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The issue of the book is the connection between the energy policies of various countries, their foreign policies, and the wars that break out at various parts of the globe, since all three are closely related.
The Wars for the Silk Roads
Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The Silk Roads are the trade routes that connect Asia with Europe and Africa since the ancient times. Due to their importance of the Silk Roads for trade there were many wars for their control over the centuries.
The Geopolitics of Energy & Terrorism Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The issue of the book is the connection between the energy policies of various countries, their foreign policies, and the wars that break out at various parts of the globe, since all three are closely related.
State of Power 2016: Democracy, sovereignty and resistance
Series: State of Power. Price: Free! Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
TNI's fifth annual State of Power 2016 report explores the intersect of power and democracy. Featuring prominent activists and academics, its essays feature the long battle between economic power and popular democracy, expose the different powers seeking to undermine democracy today, and tell the stories of radical popular democratic alternatives emerging worldwide.
CQEC Journal Building 'wellbeing' at community level in the north West 2016-17
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016 by SeaQuake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The CQEC Journal supports reflective practice and action research. It is aimed at policy makers on a local and national level. These include- the Leaders, Chief Executives and Senior Officers on local councils, relevant ministerial departments and the office of the Prime Minister. This edition is devoted to examples of building 'wellbeing' at community l
Secrets of Espionage in Kautilya's Arthasastra
Price: Free! Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book depicts the secrets of the Espionage Science embodied in the Arthasastra of Kautilya, the great Indian political theoretician and philosopher. The text was composed around 300 B. C. Still Modern intelligence agencies can learn a lot from Kautilya’s espionage mechanism as, in terms of perfection, modern agencies are yet to achieve Kautilya’s standards.
The War for the Oil of Libya : 1955-2015
Price: Free! Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Libya is the richest African country in oil reserves, and one of the richest in the world. The following seven chapters explore the Libyan energy industry and the Libyan foreign policies during the 20th and 21st centuries, and the emphasis is on the wars that were fought for Libya's oil.
A Proposed New Constitution
Price: Free! Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
(4.11 from 9 reviews)
Fifteen proposals for a new constitution and constitutional convention that would end the power of the 1%, guarantee voting rights, limit corporate power, guarantee privacy, and end American colonialism and wars far sooner. Ending Citizens United, or passing just one amendment will not be enough. Protests or voting will not be enough. A new constitution of, by, and for the people, NOW!
U. S. Third Republic II: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
A second view for a new US constitution. Have 4 instead of 3 branches of state, including an electoral branch to control elections. Disputes between branches resolved through plebiscite. Powers and duties of executive, congressional, judicial & electoral branches meant to run parallel to each other, the ballot mediating problems.
Transformations in West Asia: Regional Perspectives
Price: Free! Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The second West Asia Conference titled “Transformations in West Asia: Regional Perspectives,” saw conversation on developments that followed the Arab Spring, which have created instability and political uncertainty throughout the West Asian region. The papers* presented in this short volume represent these conversations.
"Flashback 2015"
Price: Free! Words: 26,510. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"2015 Flashback" chronologically tracks this particular collection of observations with the 2015's very last column, which should also serve as a convenient table of contents. After that, everything is chronological – letting the year unfold in time as it did.
PING: Pre-Installed Navigational Guidance
Price: Free! Words: 41,110. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
‘A.R.A.T.’ can never be identified for this very reason. Too many people have too much too loose. But here; they choose to release details previously unknown and obtained as a direct consequence of Edward Snowden and the associated WikiLeaks scandal. J.R.P. Taylor is the British singer/songwriter: Jonathan R, P. Taylor
Philosophical Works 2015
Price: Free! Words: 30,830. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Collection of essays with an emphasis on politics, religion and abortion.
African Identities: a New Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This polemic longread takes a critical look at the differences in the discourse about Africa and about Europe. Comparing Africa and Europe 130 years ago and today, the book contains a passionate plea for greater respect for the different African cultures and languages and contends that a lack of such respect is one of the main factors impeding Africa's development today.
Unpopular Blogging
Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Ina enjoys artwork, creating fiction, teasing motivational gurus and witty social commentary on modern life. Unpopular blogging is a selection of posts from her website. Ina will be blogging for the forseeable future, but in the meantime here are the posts on globalism, consumerism and the nature of modernity for you to giggle and enjoy.
America Gasps
Price: Free! Words: 13,280. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Reference / General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Only from patriotic citizens guided by God’s hand has America survived this past seven years under Barack Obama’s despotic leadership and his equally inspired administration. While Obama attacked America’s foundation, idealism, and culture head-on, his administration battered America by sliming in through the back door to destroy individual freedom and private ownership with despotic regulations.
The Constitution-Simplified
You set the price! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
The purpose of this book is to enable all who choose to do so the opportunity to read the Constitution of the United States in a simpler form. The author has gone through the document, line by line, and offered his simple interpretation of each Article, Section, and Amendment.
I Will Not Die, But Live!
Price: Free! Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016 by The Cameron's. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
I observed reprehensible abuse of people and fought against it. I reported what I saw and hoped for a safer health system. I was a nurse, until I was brutally abused by the same health system I sought to improve. I was driven closer to death than I could have ever imagined. I still suffer severe depression, but I've lived to tell my story. What would you do? Take a stand or add to the corruption?