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Mandatory Military Service: Good or Bad? by Alexander Jürgen Klemm
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
Should military service be mandatory? In this short 1000 word paper, I'll be covering the likes and dislikes and possible effects of enforcing a forced military service. If you liked it, make sure to leave a friendly review. Cheers. -Stay frosty, DerKlemm
The Changing representations of the Nanking massacre: its impact on historical truth by Greg Mclellan
Price: Free! Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
The writings of soldiers and eyewitnesses of the 1937 Nanking massacre, along with post-war deniers and participants of Japan’s modern academic movement depicts the progressive and dualistic nature of Japanese society. This paper demonstrates the struggle for an accurate representation of the past that results from the socially and politically conflicted post-war Japanese state.
I Heard JFK's Death Shots: A Reporter's Look Back At President John F. Kennedy's 1963 Assassination After 50 Years by Joseph H. Carter, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political
I Heard JFK's Death Shots: A Reporter's Look Back At President John F. Kennedy's 1963 Assassination After 50 Years. As a United Press International correspondent, Carter was back-up reporter in Dallas for White House newsman Merriman Smith who won a Pulitzer prize for reporting Kennedy's assassination. This is a behind-the-byline account of how the UPI team functioned under fire and deadline.
The New Pot Enlightenment by Steven Hager
Series: Opinions and essays, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political
With legalization sweeping the world, what's needed is a more mature attitude toward cannabis. Steven Hager has spent a lifetime on the front lines of the legalization movement and has long stressed responsible use. Cannabis has always had a very close connection with spirituality, along with math and music.
#NouveauMonde by Jean-Philippe Denis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: French. Published: January 29, 2012 by Les Editions Lexemplaire. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Literature
Une sorte d' "algo-nouvelle", publiée sous la forme de tweets, entre le 9 et le 14 janvier 2012. - N.B. : Ce projet s'inscrit dans le cadre du projet Hyper-Books. J.-Ph.D.
Resistance in the Gulag Archipelago (1918-1956) by Donald G Boudreau
Price: Free! Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political
An estimated 70 million people may have died in Soviet gulags. Such raises many questions: Where is the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising of the Stalinist reign of terror? Where are the six hundred prisoners armed with stolen guns and grenades attacking the Nazi guards, literally blowing up the death houses at Treblinka, and fleeing into the nearby Polish forests? Where are the suicide missions?
The Case for Equality by Andy Marlow
Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
Occupy Wall Street, Occupy London and the global movement they have inspired are clear in what they are against, but nobody quite knows what they are for- not even the protestors themselves. In this short essay drawing on the economic ideas of recent researchers, the author makes the case for a restructuring of society to make it more equal, which he suggests should be their goal.
Political Correctness - The New Fascism by R. Jay
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: British English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology(4.00 from 1 review)
What price freedom ? Ask the inumerable martyrs and servicemen who have paid the price to attain that valuable blessing throughout history. Your freedom. Does it really exist? Is it really yours to give away? Are you prepared to stand up and fight for it?
Matthew Hopkins and His Motivations Behind Persecuting Witches between 1645-1647 by Deborah.C. Foulkes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century
A study on Matthew Hopkins The WItchfinder General
Poetic Justice Volume 1: The 2012 Presidential Campaign in Verse by Buck Banks
Price: Free! Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Essay » Political
“Poetic Justice, Volume I: The 2012 Presidential Campaign” is a wickedly funny collection of satirical political limericks that originally appeared on Pensito Review, the online publication of political and social commentary. While having a decidedly progressive bent, Volume 1 is an equal-opportunity dispenser of humorous poetic justice to both Democrats and Republicans.
Clinique Stratégique. Le lieu de l'observation. by Michel Filippi
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: French. Published: May 25, 2011 by Les Editions Lexemplaire. Categories: Essay » Political
Si le stratège se reconnaît à son art du diagnostic, j’affirme qu’il n’en peut rien sans disposer d’une clinique. M.F.
Conservatives are from Mars & Progressives are from Venus by M.E. Brines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Why do those who disagree with you politically believe the ridiculous things they do? Why don’t they see what’s so obvious? How does the Progressive Mentality differ from the Conservative Mentality? What are their origins? Their motivation? Their goals? What part does religion play in political worldviews – for BOTH sides. What does the Culture War mean for the future of the US.
To Divide and Not Conquer: Preventing Partisan Gerrymandering with Independent Nonpartisan Commissions by Victoria Stoklasa
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This essay proposes that the responsibility of appropriating United States legislative districts, rather than being the responsibility of state legislatures or courts, would be best placed in the hands of independent nonpartisan commissions.
Pain Below the Equator by Scott Skipper
Price: Free! Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology(4.00 from 1 review)
This is the frank journal of a six week tour of South America from Buenos Aires, around the horn to Valparaíso, Easter Island and Peru, chronicling the good the bad and the insane of the southern continent.
The Subtle Change from Principles to Rules by David Mint
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
In the lazy summer days of 2007, the world appeared to be getting its groove back. Few, if any, were the signs pointing to the financial catastrophe that was about to unfold. Yet despite the feeling of relative calm and optimism, it was clear that a permanent change was occurring at the very base of society. The Subtle Change from Principles to Rules explores this change and its implications.
Death of a Hero, Birth of a Legend by Jim Morris
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Antenna Books. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » War(5.00 from 1 review)
Slightly altered from its original appearance in Soldier of Fortune magazine, Death of a Hero, Birth of a Legend tells the story of four men as they battle war and life. However, when one man, Vietnam Vet Rick Rescorla (a major character in We Were Soldiers Once...And Young), is tested during the attack on the World Trade Center on 9/11, the beauty of a true hero is shown.
The Unique Challenges of Writing for LBJ by Joseph H. Carter, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political
A Memoir by a Former newsman On the final months Of President Lyndon B. Johnson's White House When Carter joined the speech-writing staff in February, 1968, it was presumed that LBJ would seek re-election. Some of the old writing team were opting out and Carter was deemed as a replacement. It was a landmark year of upheaval across America and in the White House with some lighter moments.
My Chomsky Critique by Steven Hager
Series: Opinions and essays, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political
Noam Chomsky exploded on the academic scene while I was a graduate student in 1977, but, since I'd already had my world views rearranged by Thomas Kuhn, I never really could buy into the Chomsky fan club or a lot of their dogmas.
4.915.610.154 by Jean-Philippe Denis
Price: Free! Words: 11,430. Language: French. Published: September 1, 2012 by Les Editions Lexemplaire. Categories: Essay » Business, Essay » Political
La recherche en stratégie, management, gouvernance... face au procès "Kerviel". Le tout, en vue (très) subjective.
The Grasshopper and the Ant, or the Beautiful and the Damned? Why We Have What We Have, and How Government Should Take What it Needs for Charity by Daniel Badger
Price: Free! Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
This essay examines the roles of luck and hard work in determining lifetime earnings, and summarizes research showing that at least half of what we earn is explained by the "birth accidents" of gender, genes and parents. The implication for tax policy is that a sharply progressive income tax--a "Fortune Tax"--passes the tests for both fairness and efficiency. (18,000 words, 18 charts)
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