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The Swastika and the Maple leaf
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Fascism was not a mass movement in Canada in the 1930s, but it threatened the country’s health. In his review, Mordecai Richler wrote, “Dr. Betcherman has written a lively, readable history, the stronger for being detached and allowing the embarrassing facts to speak for themselves….It is strong , evocative stuff, a necessary reminder of how things were. I recommend it highly.”
Choices
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Your freedom to make choices is arguably one of the most important subjects to emerge early in the 21st century.
Dust Net
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,610. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Walls have always given us privacy, safeguarding us from the eyes and ears of others. That’s about to change. Surveillance drones the size of insects will be superseded by surveillance devices the size of specks of dust floating in the breeze. They will watch us, but they will also let us communicate with each other in ways that no government or corporation will be able to intercept or block.
Letters to the Editor: Opinions, Objections, and Recollections
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016 by Shawn Graham. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Essay » Political
Letters cover some forty years of American concerns and include religious topics, LGBT rights, gun control, unions, and the Obama administration.
An Essential History of China: Why it Matters to Americans
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,460. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Who are the Chinese people? How do they think? What experiences have shaped their attitudes? Why should it matter to Americans? Dedicated to Peace in the Pacific, An Essential History of China provides critical information for both the American and Chinese people, as well as their leaders, and it prescribes an effective cure for the political illnesses suffered by both
Why What We Use as Money Matters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Could it be that it is not how, but what we use as money that matters when contemplating the root causes of Climate Change and other global problems? Why What We Use as Money Matters: Unpacking the Key to Reversing the Effects of Climate Change is an Economic and Philosophical Treatise written by Monetary Theorist David Mint which explores these issues in an entertaining and thorough fashion.
Jeff's Greatest Political & Economic Tweets
Series: Jeff's Greatest Political & Economic Tweets, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
To politicians and economists everywhere who provide such fertile material...similar to the material cows provide.
The Ice Path
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,290. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
From the Solutreans, the White Europeans who discovered North America 17,000 years ago, many millenia before the Asiatic Mongoloid ancestors of the 'Native Americans', to the Viking explorers, English colonists, and American pioneers, the past, present and future of our people are explored within the framework of a destiny surpassing all others.
The Balk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Demographics and recent history indicate that American society is polarizing. Are we headed towards civil war?
Down With Elections!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,500. Language: Australian English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
We assume that elections mean freedom, but is this true? Do we get a democratic government when we vote? If not, what is wrong? "Elections!" says the author. He lists their failings and shows that our "representative democracy" is neither representative nor democratic, and does not meet accepted standards. He then presents a practical route to true democracy.
Common Misconceptions of Economic Policy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The purpose of this book is to use facts and logic to debunk common misconceptions in topics such as taxes; unemployment; inflation; income inequality; deficits and debt; Social Security; welfare; and the roles that market forces, corporations, and the government play in the economy. I do my best to write in language that is easy to understand for those unfamiliar with the language of economics.
Become a Dictator - A Short and Snappy Guide
Series: A Short and Snappy Guide, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever thought of becoming a dictator of some country and terrorizing its people for a few decades? Then look no further. Everything you wanted to know about how to become a dictator, but were too embarrassed to ask is available right here in this concise guide. It contains the most comprehensive specifications for every aspiring dictator.
Sanity and Public Policy: Separating Truth from Truisms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
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 Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Essay » Sociology
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
Generals, Troops and Diplomats
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: 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.
'Don't Make the Black Kids Angry:' The hoax of black victimization and those who enable it.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: 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.
Death At A Hell's Angels' Funeral: Driving Past The Memories (Essay)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » North America
With hundreds of police officers lining the street across from the cemetery on one side, and 3,000 Hell's Angels attending a funeral and a shooting at the same service inside the cemetery, the resulting traffic jam between the two sides made for an interesting Saturday afternoon on October 15, 2011. (A 3,730-word essay.)
Sam: A Political Philosophy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,160. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Not since Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged has a political philosophy been so strongly presented by fictional characters. Sam—a far more optimistic view of the human condition—illuminates an enlightened path to the stars and beyond. Writing a social and political philosophy covering a wide range of issues,,Sam offers a depth of wisdom from "outside the box."
Atheism with Regards to Government
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Anarchy. The word conjures images from fraternity house shenanigans to rioting and looting on the streets of important cities at its mention. For most civilized persons, with these mental images close at hand, anarchy is something to be avoided at all costs. How can civilized society carry on with the threat of bombs and looting effectively slamming the brakes on human progress?
Transforming America: A Voters' Bill of Rights
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Transforming America presents The United States Voters' Rights Amendment (USVRA) which ensures the right to cast effective ballots and dramatically transforms the United States government into a true representative democracy. The USVRA reorients the government to the People and their society, and it provides the means to force the government to work for the benefit of those who elect it.