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2013 Hispanic Values Survey: How Shifting Religious Identities and Experiences are Influencing Hispanic Approaches to Politics
By Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The new Hispanic Values Survey conducted by the nonpartisan Public Religion Research Institute. The survey’s release coincides with the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.
The 2013 Ohio Values Survey
By Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The 2013 Ohio Values Survey, a follow-up survey to the 2012 Ohio Values Survey, was designed to gauge Ohio voters’ opinions on three important issue areas as they begin to look toward the 2014 mid-term elections.
My God! What a Story!
By David Dornak
Price: Free! Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
It is my sincerest hope that one-day mankind will overcome the minor walls that governments and religions have built between us and realize that we are all basically the same. Instead of fighting and killing each other over petty insignificant differences, should we not try and celebrate them! Who knows, for the first time in two billion years the World could actually enjoy World Peace!
The People's Party: A Blueprint for American Political Revival
By Jesse Steele
Price: Free! Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
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!
Postcard Revolution
By Bob Blain
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
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.
“¿Perdone, ...? – ¡deneí! ¡deneí! ”
By Ana Hernández Vila
Price: Free! Words: 9,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
¿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, ...
Thinking Through the Cold War
By David Jardini
Price: Free! Words: 207,440. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Thinking Through the Cold War is the first scholarly history of the RAND Corporation from its inception in at the end of World War II through the organization’s diversification from military into social welfare research and policy analysis in the 1960s and 1970s. The book uses RAND as a window on the interaction among national security and social welfare policy making in Cold War America.
Un coup de pouce ou une aumône : des suggestions pour améliorer le programme canadien de péréquation
By Jordan Bateman
Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: Canadian French. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The French edition of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation's popular e-book on the Canadian equalization program.
The Book of Change: Environmental Issues vs. Politics
By Laurie Izzy
Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. Price: Free! Words: 40,670. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
We cannot expect environmental change if we are not willing to make the necessary sacrifices to ignite a complete paradigm shift - which is to move from a culture of consumption to a culture of conservation. Knowing the truth is part of the solution to a healthier planet. The rest of the solution lies within every one of you - to change, or not to change. That is the question.
Do Americans Believe Capitalism and Government are Working?: Religious Left, Religious Right and the Future of the Economic Debate
By Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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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.
Savage Ingratitude: How the Jewish Left and the Protestant Elite Sabotage America
By Ari Ben-Tzvi
Price: Free! Words: 114,000. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Conservative former Communist Jew reveals the Liberal Jewish plan for America. Author Ari Ben-Tzvi attended Columbia University during the time that the protests of the early ‘60’s were getting started, and was soon radicalized. Not only did he participate in the student unrest, he joined the Communist Party. Now he reveals an inside view of how the Jewish Left has betrayed America.
Zealous Blurbs and Proverbs
By Bruce Burk
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Zealous Blurbs and Proverbs is a compilation of my tweets on the topics of writing, creativity, economics, politics, and spirituality. I was asked to produce this by my twitter followers in the wake of finishing my first novel. Feel free to follow me on twitter for more. @bruceburk
To Kinhma tou Merentith
By Babis Kavvadias
Price: Free! Words: 47,680. Language: Greek. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
To istoriko ths katalhpshs ths polhs twn Patrwn epi 5 hmeres apo stasiastes me epi kefalis ton Lohago Orofylakhs Nikolao Merentith, apo tis 27 Noembrh ews thn 1 Dekembri 1847. Htan ena lhstriko - stasiastiko kinhma 'h mhpws eixe kai ba8ytera politika xarakthristika?
The King here is the people—Demokratia
By John Skoyles
Price: Free! Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
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.
Magical M.E.: Washington Wizardry Applied to New York and Jesus as a Libertarian, Volume 16
By Rod Island
Series: Magical ME, Book 16. Price: Free! Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
This is the belated Volume 16 for New York that gained statehood on 7/26 of 2013. It was published on 7/31 of 2013 a day before 8/1 when Colorado became a state.
The Book of Change: Global Finance vs. The People
By Laurie Izzy
Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. Price: Free! Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
It would appear that money is the root cause of global suffering in the 21st Century, proving that the universal law of cause and effect is alive and well in the world of global finance vs. the people. This book illuminates the endless connections between the elite players who hold all the purse strings and identifies the collateral damage caused by their actions on the human population.
Transgender Marriage Rights in Texas
By Victoria Stoklasa
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
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From the author of SIGN IT INTO LAW and TO DIVIDE AND NOT CONQUER comes a previously unpublished essay considering the politics behind one of the most threatened civil rights in Texas. How long will the right for transgender people to marry last? Victoria Stoklasa presents three reasons why it might not last for very long.
Leaders and Idiots
By Brian Ligomeka, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This book is a collection of articles that rebuke mediocrity, exploitation, social injustice, archaic traditions, autocracy and strategic myopia.This book rebukes all sorts of crooks from political mavericks to religious fanatics who turn people they are supposed to serve into ignorant victims of their manipulations and exploitative tactics.This book is a call for good leadership.
Public Diplomacy: A Case Study of China’s Public Diplomacy towards Pakistan
By Zarnish Javed
You set the price! Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This study explores how China is using public diplomacy initiatives to influence Pakistan, as it is geographically and strategically important country for China, and what are the developments in result. This research tries to find reasons, though the two countries have different ideologies, culture and language but still share very strong relations.
Constituyente ¿Para Qué?: Propuestas Recopiladas Para La Asamblea Nacional Constituyente
By Carolina Bardales & Rubén Darío Bardales
Price: Free! Words: 24,720. Language: Spanish. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Los autores argumentan las razones por las cuales se requiere una nueva constitución,al tiempo que presentan propuestas concisas sobre su contenido. Esas propuestas se expresan en un lenguaje sencillo,justificando por qué ciertos elementos deberían ser incluidos por 1ra vez en la Constitución,por qué otros deberían ser modificados y otros más que no tienen razón de existir,deberían ser elimanados.