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The New Jim Crow Study Guide and Call to Action
Price: Free! Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Drawing from and expanding on the themes of Michelle Alexander’s acclaimed best-seller, The New Jim Crow, this in-depth guide provides a launching pad for groups wishing to engage in deep, meaningful dialogue about race, racism, and structural inequality in the age of mass incarceration. The Study Guidespans the entirety of The New Jim Crow, engaging the critical questions raised in the book.
Because the Future Matters: Let's Stop Letting Modern Economics and Our Energy Addiction Ruin Almost Everything!
Price: Free! Words: 100,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Because the Future Matters: Let’s Stop Letting Modern Economics and Our Energy Addiction Ruin Almost Everything! puts forward and discusses a comprehensive set of proposals intended to focus a national economy (Canada’s in particular) on real human needs now and in the future. Aimed at national frugality, these proposals are as readily compatible with free enterprise as they are with socialism.
A Citizen Owned Money Supply
Price: Free! Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
"The pen of history" shows that debt in the United States grew to the astronomical size it is today as a direct result of the decision made in 1781 to have money originate as interest-bearing debt. The author uses the board game MONOPOLY to show how money should and should not be originated and proposes that money be based on citizenship and be given to citizens when they register to vote.
Science and democracy reviews.
Price: Free! Words: 93,370. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
As they separately pursue their shared ethic of progress, scientific research and democratic reform conduct themselves as two different journeys, both here followed, as the evidence mounts that they depend on each other to meet the stresses that survival poses.
The Russian Expeditions in Afghanistan and Syria : A Comparison 1979 and 2015
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A comparison between the Russian expeditions of Afghanistan and Syria in 1979 and 2015
The Philosophy of Misery
Price: Free! Words: 144,010. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
SYSTEM OF ECONOMICAL CONTRADICTIONS OR, THE PHILOSOPHY OF MISERY. BY P. J. PROUDHON
Wildlife Conservation in India - 1: Road To Nowhere
You set the price! Words: 46,250. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book is about a question that bothers no one in India: Why preserve dangerous wild animals? While the whole world is conserving wildlife to support local economies, India does it just for the heck of it. The world feeds millions from wildlife based incomes, an impoverished India says we want none of it. So, wild animals and people survive at each others' cost. Here's a new perspective.
What Democracy? Essays on Corporate Takeover and a Failing Empire
Price: Free! Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Essay » Political
Over the past several decades, a ruthless corporate takeover has materialized in the United States, leaving much of the public struggling to get by while those at the top continue accumulating wealth with breathtaking speed. This collection of essays examines some of the key forces behind this corporate takeover, and what we, as active citizens, can do to fight back.
Kotlikoff, Moeller, and Solman's Get What’s Yours:The Secrets to Maxing Out Your Social Security Revised Summary
You set the price! Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Social Security is an American insurance program which pays out millions of dollars each year. It is a program is very hard to understand and use. The authors present fifty tips to get more benefits from Social Security.This book provides an informal critique and summary of the main topics and messages of the guide.
Atomic Espionage & Atom Spies
Price: Free! Words: 14,970. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This booklet gives a clear idea of the atom bombs (both fission and thermonuclear) and the Soviet spy rings, spy handlers and spies centered on Manhattan Project Laboratories in USA, the project conducting research pertaining to atom bombs.
Annihilation / Likvidacija
Price: Free! Words: 51,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The case known as ‘Likvidacija’, Macedonian for ‘Annihilation’ gives a breathtaking example of power abuse as on May 2013 the investigating journalist Tomislav Kezharovski (1965) is arrested by special forces and sued for an article he wrote in 2008.
Policing America's Empire - Pax Americana
You set the price! Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Policing America's Empire - Pax Americana details how the world's last remaining superpower polices its vast overseas empire by means of more than 800 military bases. Join me as I slog through triple canopy jungle, hunting insurgents and keeping the natives down. The only good commie is a dead commie. Kill them all and let God sort them out. This message was not sponsored by Al Qaeda or Al Shabob.
Why a New Constitution?
Price: Free! Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Why a New Constitution? is the question that many people ask themselves without finding a concrete answer. In order to provide an answer, the authors evoke the fact that societies are constantly evolving, progressing, and reinventing themselves; therefore, the rules governing the State (i.e., Constitution of the Republic) must also adapt to these changes to avoid becoming an obstacle to progress.
The Stuck Pendulum
Price: Free! Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In 1988 journalist Randy Stapilus wrote and published Paradox Politics, a history of the last half-century of Idaho politics. As in many other places, politics in Idaho has changed a great deal since then, and now Stapilus has published The Stuck Pendulum, a sequel to the book from the 80s bringing the story of Idaho politics up to date.
Genocide of thought
Price: Free! Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This essay tells the sad story of the Ethiopian media which is faced – after a spell of press freedom and freedom of speech – with prosecutoin, often based on false accusations. The victims are brave journalists and media publishers who were detained or fled Ehtiopia, so that they can continue reporting about the government’s violation of human rights.
Surrender in Vienna: Why We Need A Better Nuclear Deal With Iran
Price: Free! Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
A special briefing from the Editors of The Tower to coincide with the ongoing debate in the United States Congress over whether to vote down the proposed Nuclear Deal.
Revelation and the Thief
Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Reference / General
If you want to understand what’s happening in our dangerous and confused world, today, you must read this book. It’s comprised of 33 articles the author recently posted at several sites. They were inspired by references from Revelation that explain actual current events. According to that information as interpreted by the author we are entering perilous times throughout the entire world.
Unpublished - 3 Articles Refused by the Olathe Daily News
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Psychology » Ethnopsychology
The witty Empress of a landless nation has written several articles during her travels and studies to enlighten other groups on the plight of New Israel. With all the hopes of severing barriers with words, she has faced continual denial, after denial, of her and her assistants' articles, especially in her home town of Olathe, Kansas.
Speaking in silence
Price: Free! Words: 24,920. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
In the holiday paradise Vietnam, social media are allowed only to provide and exchange personal information. Bloggers and cyberdissidents who dare to question the government’s legitimacy or domestic policies are ruthlessly suppressed.
Kidnapped
Price: Free! Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Freedom of expression in Honduras has been kidnapped. Those who are afraid of the truth attempt to imprison it in the depths of the earth. Kidnapped seeks to expose the problems for freedom of expression in journalism and literature in Honduras, the forms of censorship that have been introduced to conceal the truth.