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Green: The First 12 Months Of Modern American Marijuana Reform
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Series: Green Über Alles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,360. Language: American English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Green: The First 12 Months of Modern American Marijuana Reform" is the story of marijuana reform in America during 2014. The book is a journalistic snapshot of where change happened and did not during a momentous year for marijuana legalization across the United States if not globally
Lessons from Intervention in the 21st Century: Legality, Feasibility and Legitimacy
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Debates about military intervention, humanitarian or otherwise, typically involve three issues: the legality of intervention in relation to international law, the legitimacy of the intervention to the wider public and the feasibility of proposed interventions. Edited by David Held and Kyle McNally, this e-book brings together world-class academics and practitioners to comment on these issues.
Generals, Troops and Diplomats
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Generals, Troops and Diplomats is a practical guide on the role of Ministerial offices and advisers in Australian politics. The author has many years of experience working in senior advisers roles at State and Federal level on the progressive side of politics.
Lethal Legacy: The Adoption of the Convention on Cluster Munitions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,980. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Despite strong opposition from major military powers, a treaty prohibiting the use, production, transfer and stockpiling of cluster munitions was signed on December 3, 2008. This book analyses the events leading up to the cluster munitions ban, the provisions of the treaty, as well as assesses the progress made in the years since towards a world without the presence of cluster munitions.
Sanity and Public Policy: Separating Truth from Truisms
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
We live in an era known as “The Age of Information”. It would be more accurate to call it “The Age of Misinformation”. The truth is there for the taking, but in order to find it we must know how to sift through all of the misinformation that surrounds it. How can we distinguish between what is factual, logical, and relevant, when the truth is blended in with so much misinformation?
The Very First Blog Posts of All Time (on The Blog Empty Glass Full)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
A compilation of the first humorous and satiric posts on the blog Empty Glass Full, written by John Nicholas Datesh. Topical commentary so you should download the book immediately or before the end of the current news cycle, whichever comes first.
Jonathan: The Squandering of Goodluck
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Having governed Nigeria for four years; the jury is out: Mr Jonathan has exhausted his goodluck charm in 2015. He has alienated important go-to-guys and has squandered enormous goodwill and goodluck that saw him to the presidency five years ago. Inside and outside Nigeria, there is a call for a change. This biography of Mr. Jonathan is a clinical dissection of the change epitomized by Gen Buhari.
JFK, Oswald, Cuba, and the Mafia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,210. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Bev Editions. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In his years of research on the assassination of John F. Kennedy, David Pratt, a respected scholar, noticed a gap in the literature: the absence of a work that simply presents the evidence and allows readers to judge. This book fills that gap by offering a timeline of firmly established evidence. No theories or conspiracies. But the evidence does not support the Warren Commission verdict.
We Rise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
(5.00 from 1 review)
As the rights & minds of black people are continuously undermined; we fail to realize that the battle is not with other races; its with our own identity. This powerful eBook addresses the change black people must individually address to grow collectively.
Sebitically Speaking
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,900. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A perfect reader’s guide for a visitor in Ghana, the book is hilarious and a sebitical reflection of how Ghana, after 58 years, is still wobbling on the knees to give meaning to her life. Nana finds the simple and direct local phrases and words to capture the everyday happenings in the country and, by extension, our localities.
Chinese Mindwork: A Primer on Why China is Number 1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
English speaking people have constructed a global order over several centuries, but China has now emerged as its likely strategic, financial and cultural centre. This book uses half a century of experience and exploration to suggest the profound and unique cultural and historical wisdom that informs this achievement, but that remains unknown and unimaginable to the world beyond Asia.
Collapse Now and Avoid the Rush: The Best of the Archdruid Report
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Since 2006, author John Michael Greer has been sharing his perspectives on the fate of industrial civilization and more on his weekly blog, The Archdruid Report. His writing, both highly engaging and rooted in a depth of broad scholarship, has earned him thousands of readers who want to understand the trajectory our world has taken. Collapse Now and Avoid the Rush includes some of his best essays.
'Don't Make the Black Kids Angry:' The hoax of black victimization and those who enable it.
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Black people are relentless victims of relentless white violence, often at the end of a badge -- for No Reason What So Ever. That was the biggest news story of 2014 and it was easy to find in the New York Times, CNN, MSNBC, Spike Lee, Oprah, USA Today, and lots of other places. That is a hoax. That is what Don't Make the Black Kids Angry is about.
A Short Sensible Book about the World, Us and Global Warming
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Written particularly for readers without a scientific background, this book explains why global warming—actually, global overheating—is changing the world’s climate and will eventually destabilize our civilization. It then describes a plan to reverse global overheating with innovative but little-known technologies and government action that will create millions of jobs and widespread prosperity.
党(第二章 中国公司)The Party (China Inc)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 260. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
《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。
Tragedy and Hope 101: The Illusion of Justice, Freedom and Democracy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
If you’ve ever suspected that “democratic governments” can be secretly manipulated and controlled, this book is for you. (It will both confirm your suspicions and show you how it’s done.) However, if you’ve accepted the schoolhouse version of Western democracy, the meticulously footnoted facts presented in this book are sure to turn your worldview upside down. (Read at your own risk.)
Nigerian Genocide: Christian Persecution 2014
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,570. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
As the world watches genocide in Iraq and Syria, another genocide is happening in Africa. The systematic annihilation of Christians is happening in Nigeria. Christians are being destroyed by acts of violence, intimidation, rape, kidnapping and murder. Both Boko Haram and the Fulani tribes have set their sights on ridding Nigeria of its Christians.
Intellocracy
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 37,550. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The book contains articles under following sections - Missed Essence of Democracy, Evils Democracy has Caused, Indian Experience of Democracy, Philosophies behind Intellocracy, Basic Provisions of Intellocracy, Struggle for a Changeover, About the Author
The Caveman Explores Politics and Economics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
This book is designed to present to the reader in simple terms how government and economics work. The basics are examined in the context of a small caveman tribe and then related to the modern world. It explains monetary inflation and deflation, the creation of money by the banking system, and why tax receipts may increase with lower tax rates as well as many other aspects of the economy.
Just Too Weird: Bishop Romney's Mormon Takeover of America: Polygamy, Theocracy, Subversion
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 135,870. Language: American English. Published: October 11, 2012 by Progressive Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mitt Romney’s Mormon tradition is no real religion but a cult invented by a charlatan, a disguise for a subversive ideology opposing all that is best in the American tradition. The British recruited Mormon leaders into their 19th-century plot to break up the U.S., leading to the cult’s strategic occupation of Utah territory. Mormonism has never abandoned its secrecy and its enmity to America.