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Mirth, Wind, and Ire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Mirth, Wind, and Ire is a book of essays on the contemporary social and political scene--with a bit of humor thrown in. An easy read, using case studies, that is engaging yet challenging, the reader travels through five sections exploring: the world around us, religion, intergroup issues, topics from the international scene, and of course politics. Like Levy's Bread says, "Try It, You'll Like It"
RANT: Politics & Snark in the Age of Obama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Insightful, snarky, not to mention hilarious, RANT by Diann Russell takes aim at politics in the Age of Obama -- from the Royal Family (AKA The Obamas) to the first cartoon character ever to occupy the office of Vice President. From Gun Control to Gay Marriage. From Immigration Reform to Hollywood. Prepare to be entertained, frustrated, and inspired. RANT is a powerful, often hysterical read.
RANT 2.0: Even More Politics & Snark in the Age of Obama
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 144,910. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In this second volume collection of her daily column DIANNY RANTS, Diann Russell picks up where she left off in volume one. Including almost 100 hilarious DIANNY images, RANT 2.0 explores the person of Barack Obama and life in Obama's America. From the economy to climate change, from a nagging First Lady to the endless Obama vacations, Diann covers it all with razor wit and political savvy.
They're Raping Our Moon
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Two weeks before America’s 2017 presidential inauguration, a flash of light in the distant Kuiper Belt heralds an Object now approaching Earth, setting off a global crisis; deciphering its intent is critical, but is a response possible? Or does the world stand by even as the incoming president-elect tweets, “They’re raping our Moon.” The question on everyone’s mind: Where will the Object go next?
Smoke & Mirrors: The Truth About the Political Status of U.S. Women
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Women hold a measly 19.4% of seats in Congress, 241 years after independence from the British Empire. We are #100 (#116 counting ties) in the world for electing women. Why don’t our political parties establish voluntary quotas or rule changes, like so many other countries have done to accelerate the election of women? Have women become enablers of a national disgrace? Can we reach 30% by 2020?
Trump Versus Glinda
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"Lions, tigers, and bears, oh my!" is something most Americans know. And we know Dorothy and all the cast of characters. But did we really understand Glinda? Who is she? Could she be our subconscious, pre-Christian, mythic roots from ancient Roman and Greek Pagan times? This brief analysis of Glinda and American culture from 1939 (just before WWII) may help to prepare us for the Trump years.
Relevant Rantings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,710. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Relevant Rantings sets forth 365 personal parables (stories with a principle). Relevant Rantings is spiritual, but not "religious." It is humorous, pointed and challenging. Doug writes with uncommon transparency and directness. The Bible reading plan at the bottom of each page will give you a new tool to start or end your day.
Layman's License
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are people, mostly self-appointed, who tend to lump the balance of humanity into a rather broad category known as laymen, lay-women, or lay-person, if you prefer. There seem to be more answers than problems bobbing about on the sea of humanity. Layman’s License poses a few more answers as well as a few more questions. This book is a little bit about a lot!
World War ll London Blitz Diary Volume 4
Series: World War ll London Blitz Diaries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,970. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This Diary is the 4th diary in a series of 4 diaries and was written during the World War two London Blitz years by a woman experiencing the nightly terrifying bombings. The diary reveals what the average Londoner experienced during that time; events that today have been forgotten or lost to younger generations.
President Barack Obama’s Farewell Address to the Nation (January 10, 2017)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
President Barack Obama delivered his farewell address to the nation in Chicago on January 10, 2017. This reproduction includes the full remarks of that address, along with other related addresses in the last month of Obama's presidential term.
Русские не россияне
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: Russian. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Книга представляет статьи и интервью автора, связанные с вопросами этнополитики и межнациональных отношений в Российской Федерации.
党(第二章 中国公司)The Party (China Inc)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 260. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
《经济学人》的书评说:马利德阐明了关于中国的最重要的矛盾和悖理,为何一个党制造了这么多悲剧却仍然大权在握。这一章聚焦的是曾经负债累累的国企如何摇身一变,成为《财富》500强中名列前茅的全球性企业。党隐身在国企的幕后如何掌舵“中国公司”这条大船。
Unmasked
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security
How the Internet vigilantes of Anonymous took on a computer security firm, spilled its secrets to the world, and got the attention of Congress--all to keep their own identities a secret.
Donald Trump and Brexit: Misguided Rebellion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
The election of Donald Trump and Britain's vote to leave the European Union both followed two of the most negative, divisive campaigns in living memory. Moreover they are both symptomatic of a wider problem: nobody trusts experts anymore and truth itself is now seen as a conspiracy to keep the people down. We explore the psychology behind these disturbing new ways of thinking.
The Red Pill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,260. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
(5.00 from 1 review)
The horrifying “ultimate book on conspiracy theories.” Does a cabal of evil financiers dominate Western civilization? This book examines the how and the why, investigating the relationship of modern politics and ancient religion, revealing who “they” are and their plans for your future.