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Rethinking the BBC: Public Media in the 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Rethinking the BBC: Public Media in the 21st Century brings together some of the most influential and creative thinkers on media politics and policy in the UK and beyond. It is a vital contribution to the debate on public media at a moment of rapid change.
Dando Testimonio - Ocho semanas en Palestina
You set the price! Words: 61,810. Language: Spanish. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
“Un testimonio conmovedor e impactante sobre experiencias en Palestina, de una observadora de derechos humanos, como alguien que ha ido en solidaridad para dar testimonio y ayudar y proteger físicamente a la gente palestina. El tono y ritmo del libro son impresionantes.”
Bearing Wtitness. Eight weeks in Palestine
Price: Free! Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
“A very powerful and moving testimony of experiences in Palestine of a human rights observer, as someone who has gone in solidarity to witness and to physically help and protect Palestinian people. The tone and pacing of the book are awesome.”
Democratic Revolution Handbook
You set the price! Words: 237,640. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This books talks about why Canada's democracy is on its last legs, and what we can do about it.
Self-Control or State Control? You Decide
Price: Free! Words: 87,060. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This book is both theoretical and practical. It can help you to live a happier life, be a better person, and enjoy the benefits of freedom and responsibility. Self-control is the alternative to the Nanny State, the Prohibitionist State, and the Welfare State.
Revisiting South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program
Price: Free! Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » History » Military
Revisiting South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program draws on previously secret information to provide the first comprehensive, technically-oriented look at South Africa’s nuclear weapons program; how it grew, evolved, and ended. It also finds lessons for today’s nuclear proliferation cases.
O Livro Urgente da Política Brasileira
Price: Free! Words: 80,190. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
O Livro Urgente da Política Brasileira é um guia para o cidadão entender a política, o governo e o Estado no Brasil. Numa revisão bibliográfica inédita, o livro aborda questões práticas e temas correntes do discurso político atual. O objetivo deste livro é a formação de um "alfabetismo político", uma base sobre a qual todos nós poderemos construir nossa consciência política.
Save the Dreaming: A simple plan to rescue Aboriginal culture and make Australia great
Price: Free! Words: 53,500. Language: Australian English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Save the Dreaming offers a synchronised four-step plan to change the Australian Constitution, separate traditional and legal land ownership, agree on a treaty for Aboriginal people and make Australia an inclusive republic. Author Brian Morgan says this will resolve all major Aboriginal grievances and create a platform for future problem-solving. The book has already been called a game-changer.
After the Welfare State: Politicians Stole Your Future, You Can Get It Back
Price: Free! Words: 54,010. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The third title in the Jameson Books-Students for Liberty Series, this is a collection of essays by eminent political economists from around the world.
Good Philosophy and Common Value
Price: Free! Words: 68,310. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Good philosophy is the combination of Moral philosophy and Political philosophy. Good philosophy is the philosophic basis of Common Value. Common Values are created and accepted by the whole world and are beneficial to all countries and all people in the whole world
Improving Our Standard of Living: The Science, Politics, and Economics of Global Betterment
Price: Free! Words: 260,520. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book is about how to reduce poverty and improve global living standards. Topics include economic growth, income inequality, poverty, corruption, causes of the decline of the middle class, sustainable development, emerging technologies, and more. This isn't a textbook, but it's packed with evidence and easy to understand. This is for anyone who cares about how to solve the world's problems.
Peace, Love, & Liberty
Price: Free! Words: 57,690. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
War Is Not Inevitable There is no such thing as being 'undecided' about war. It is a binary choice. If you re not for it, you have to be against it. The essays in this book offer evidence and arguments for peace.
Current and Emerging Issues: Persepectives from Students at The University of Tulsa
Price: Free! Words: 85,200. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A collection of essays by Honors Students with topics ranging from Police Brutality to the future of Artificial Intelligence. These essays are primarily focused on The United States of America and are motivated by a desire to be informative rather than persuasive.
1,202 well sourced examples of Obama’s lying, lawbreaking, corruption, cronyism, hypocrisy, waste, etc.
Price: Free! Words: 103,840. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Some of the things on this list are major events that should scare the daylights out of any true liberal who cares about civil liberties. Other things on this list are medium things that some Obama supporters may dislike, but would be willing to overlook in light of the things that Obama has done which they like. And some of the things on this list may seem trivial, but I still think they are an
Neighbourhood First: Navigating Ties under Modi
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This publication brings to focus India’s policy towards its immediate and extended neighbourhood—South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) members, Iran, China and Myanmar—under Modi thus far.
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.
Islam: Through Quran
Price: Free! Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Islam Through Quran will give you understanding of what Islam is, and what Islam is not, by moving you through the Quran.
Bad Mood: Moaning Through 2015 With Anthony Bialy
Price: Free! Words: 84,940. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Did you like 2015? Anthony Bialy didn’t. This compilation of what irked him over the last year is an endearing foray into crabbiness. His twice-weekly columns detail what went wrong and how badly, namely everything and very, respectively. Reactionary complaining has never been so amusing. Commiserate with a snarky grump who is in a bad mood for the same reason as you.
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.
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.