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Land of Demons: The Proto-Colonization of Ezochi, an Alternate Model of Japanese Expansion by Jason Wallace
Series: Most Downloaded · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » Asian(5.00 from 1 review)
Long before Japan was united under the Tokugawa Shogunate, the northern island of Ezo (modern Hokkaido) was invaded, ruled, and pillaged by the Japanese for financial and political gain, marginalizing the native people there. They never officially colonized the island until the late 1800s but for centuries, practiced "proto-colonization."
Chimps with Nukes by Jim Morris
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Antenna Books. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » History » War(5.00 from 1 review)
In this compelling article, Jim Morris, a Vietnam Veteran, points out that the individuals making war decisions are often not the ones carrying them out. With the realization that only one Congressman's son served during the Vietnam War, Morris explains that, "The people will lose faith in a leadership that expends their sons and daughters like used Kleenex, but sends its own to Harvard and Yale."
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.
Red, White, and Black: Cherokee Adoption of White Culture by Jason Wallace
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
These 2 papers examine some of the ways in which, beginning very early in their interactions with European-Americans, the Cherokee began to adopt white culture and make it their own, modeling much of their way of life on the way of life of their white neighbors, so much so that many of them sided with the Confederacy during the Civil War, among them, Stand Watie, hated by many of his own people.
Indian Endemic: The Intentional Decimation of Native Peoples by Jason Wallace
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Collections and Anthologies · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
For centuries, descendants of Europeans enacted purposed plans for ridding themselves of what they saw as problems created by Native Americans. Some of these plans were intended to wipe out Native Americans entirely while some others were meant to curtail efforts of Native Americans, push them away, keep them in controlled environments, completely subjugated, forcing them to cede their lands.
The Socialist by Calvin Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
In the near future, America's public schools have been privatized and are now run by large corporations. The return of laissez-faire capitalism has created a world of cutthroat competition and cost-cutting, allowing for tremendous profits. But when the head principal of a corporate-run high school finds himself betrayed by the very titans of industry he once served, he decides to fight back.
Please Pass the Podium by Johnny American
Price: Free! Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology(5.00 from 1 review)
Johnny American weighs in on Crooked Politicians, Generational Welfare Recipients, Illegal Immigrants, School Systems, Taxes and much more. We're wasting money and driving our country into poverty. Stop it! That's my money you're giving away! Those are my grandkids you're ruining. Time for the working man to have his say!
Alternative Economics: Reversing Stagnation by Marc Batko
Price: $3.99 $3.00 USD. (25% off!) Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics, Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
The anthology “Alternative Economics: Reversing Stagnation” includes 3 translator’s introductions, 3 poems from the translator, 12 articles by Tomas Konicz, and articles by Ulrike Herrmann, Helmut Martens, Franz Garnreiter, Sven Giegold, Karl Georg Zinn, Mohssen Massarat, Joachim Bischoff, Andreas Kolbe. Attac and the Rosa Luxemburg foundation. New priorities, assumptions and policies are vital.
How to Survive the Next Economic Depression by Ash Bunsee
Price: Free! Words: 13,160. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate finance, Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
Free downloadable eBook on how to survive the next economic depression.
Apocalypse by Selrach Devil
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Essay » Political(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a little poem chapbook. I would add pictures, but the pictures are on the news, and will be on the news for years to come. More power to the media, the writers, and Historians. Stay strong.
Romancing The Voters by Fred Schnaubelt
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Essay » Political(4.92 from 12 reviews)
Have you ever been honeyfuggled by a politician? Known you were going to a party or political event and knew there might be “stimulating or controversial” discussions on the “Topic of the Day?” A quick reference guide like this Handbook when I was on the city council. Great “Zingers” for a game of “gotcha,” Letters to the Editor, Tea Party Rallies, debate talking points, or Toastmaster Speeches.
Picking Our Future : Essays on Food, Change, and Farming by Chris Sayer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Agricultural sustainability is a daunting challenge. Only visible in hindsight, sustainability continually presents new challenges to our systems of food and farming. It is a process, not a result. The trick to sustainability isn’t knowing exactly what to do; mankind has never known that. The trick is asking the right questions in the face of change and looking for leadership in the right places.
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.
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.
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?
America's Passion: How a Coal Miner's Game Became the NFL in the 20th Century by Evan Weiner
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Essay » Political(4.00 from 1 review)
The National Football League is the premier sport in the United States. But it always wasn't that way. Author Evan Weiner takes us back to the days when the NFL was a mom and pop store operation with the players and others who witnessed the league's growth first hand. The game started in the coal mines in western Pennsylvania and is a multi-billion dollar business today.
Cuba Is Not the Second China (And Other Essays) by Martin Sandiford
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology(4.00 from 1 review)
An essay on U.S and Cuba political relationship and its dos and don't. With other essays on today political and social issues including Thai movement, Ukraine movement and...
Moral Interpretations of Capitalism by Isuru Abeysinghe
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics(4.00 from 1 review)
Examines capitalism as a definable concept, in the absence of the various social definitions that encumbers it, detailing it's main successes and failings. Proposes that while capitalism is a powerful and positive mechanism, it should not be applied without due consideration of factors as a general curative for every kind of economic problem.
The Horror Approaches by CD Moulton
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political(4.00 from 1 review)
A political statement of sorts. I am thoroughly disgusted by the political shenanigans in the USA at the moment. It is embarrassing when the people here in Panamà giggle about how ridiculous we gringos seem when they see that crap on TV. Two friends were watching a "debate" and literally thought it was a comedy sketch!