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The Water Board Jungle by Franklin Alfred Kirby Edwards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,960. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by R.D. Byron-Smith. Categories: Essay » Political
In this provocative yet often strangely funny "narrative essay" political satirist Franklin Alfred Kirby Edwards, whose personal tastes include conversations in Latin with friends over an iced glass of chardonnay, writes with clear vision and logical breadth about the CIA's infamous enhanced interrogation program, 2002-06. His views are sure to upset lefties, even right-handed ones.
First Sin & Culture: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
A discourse on original sin, its origins, detractors and supporting evidence. Its effect on Germany in the past is noted. Nationalism and original sin go together, so both must go along with Whore Babylon one world nationalism. Man as man before God and the universe!
The View of Christ in America by Mike Watts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,160. Language: American English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political
The View of Christ in America has changed dramatically since the founding of America. This book will show how America is starting to forget about Christ and how people view Christ in America now. It will also show at the rate America is going how the view of Christ will be in the future.
"Ground Zero" by Peter Cavanaugh
Price: Free! Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
"Ground Zero" is a third compilation of pieces written for The Sierra Star, The Yosemite Mountain Democrats, “My City” magazine and a few other publications that have seen fit to present my admittedly subjective commentaries on life in the early 21st Century. Things begin with a serendipitous visit back to Flint, Michigan in early October – then flash back.
O Mundo é Quadrado by João Carlos Sarabando
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 131,580. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 27, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Political
É claro que o Mundo já foi redondo. Mas também é claro, que há meio mundo interessado em ocultar a monstruosidade, que entretanto o atacou. Que aconteceu então?
The American Way by John Lizzi
Price: Free! Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political
America is a country that means well. Americans do not fully trust government but tolerate it in an attempt to keep order. The intent of our American rights and laws are clear but sometimes their interpretation, by a few, may be convoluted in order to achieve ulterior motives. How our rights and laws have stood the test of time may help to better understand The American Way.
Un uomo giusto by Giacomo, Sr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: Italian. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Essay » Political
La foto sbiadita sulla tomba di famiglia, ricordi tramandati da generazioni e il ritrovamento in soffitta di una cassetta di legno con foto antiche, danno lo spunto per scrivere questo libro, che vuole essere il racconto di un uomo giusto che fu dimenticato dalle istituzioni per la sola colpa di essere convinto del proprio ideale. A distanza di settantant'anni, dopo numerose interviste e la racc
Dirty Money, Secret Societies and Killing JFK by Steven Hager
Series: Adventures in Journalism. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Essay » Political
"The best article on the assassination," --Judge Jim Garrison. Also includes Dirty Money, Secret Societies, and Everything You Need to Know About JFK's Assassination.
The Age of Dis-Consent by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Political
In the follow up to The Cultural Detective, Faking It in Bangkok, and Fear and Loathing in Bangkok, Moore pays caring and critical homage to his residence of choice by diagnosing some of Thailand’s discontents and offering subtle remedies for readers to tease out. The essays in The Age of Dis-Consent range from political conflict to violence and criminal investigations in the digital age...
Guns & Salvation: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Essay » Political
Essay suggests attack on gun ownership be parried by expanding the militia to its original notion of a nation in arms to defend itself. Controlled at the local level, no totalitarian draft army of the North Korea kind is intended.
Critique of Marxist Political Economy by Oscar Luis Rigiroli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Essay » Political
This book is a thorough description of the foundations of the political economy created by Marx, its philosophical foundations, its objectives, its methodology, and the development of his ideas. It discusses the role that Marx gives to capitalism in the full development of the productive potential of society, the eventual decline of this role and compares his predictions with real history.
Derailed But Not Defeated, Femspec v. 8 by Helen M. Bannan
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
My worst fears seemed to be realized when, on my first day, my department chair, a Harvard man nearing retirement, greeted me by saying, “I really hate to see you here. Society wastes its investment when it educates women.” Now a dream more than twenty years after I left that position made me realized that I still needed to clear out some of the psychic stuff I’d left behind and move on.
What to Do When You Are Stuck at Toxic U: Strategies for Avoidance, Salvage, and Survival by Linda HollandToll
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Political
You see, no one at The College, an all purpose label for the small, religious, liberal arts college at which until recently I was tenure track will discuss any reasons why I am in my last year. Considering all the evidence of my outstanding performance, I was stunned and devastated when I got a curt letter of non-renewal.
The Introduction to the Motherhood Issue and Faster Than My Girl Does by Tiff Holland
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
I take a deep breath and look inside myself. If neither “hetero” nor "homo” forms of love have created wisdom, then what is to be the new archetype of love within which true wisdom can be born? Should I become a separatist lesbian; is that the politically smart thing to do? From the Introduction to the Motherhood Issue. Also included is the fictional story Faster Than My Girl Does.
On The Run by Ben Trovato
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,950. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
On The Run is a compilation of Ben Trovato's satirical columns that appeared each week in the Cape Times between 2002 and 2007. Trovato also wrote the popular Whipping Boy column for South Africa’s biggest-selling newspaper, The Sunday Times, for five years. He is highly regarded as one of the country's top humorists.
The Impact of Music, Dance, and Theater from the Harlem Renaissance by Troy Veenstra
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Veenstra/Exploited Publishing Inc. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
In the late 1880s, blacks began to emerge as professionals in many areas including scientific research, and artistic achievement. By the 1900s, many had become intellectuals, scientist, poets, artist, and musicians. Some of the more illuminating of these intellectuals lived or migrated to Harlem where there was a desire to both defend and endorse the talents and worth’s of blacks.
Growing Thick Skin: One Consequence of Discrimination Femspec Double Issue v. 8 by Tina Andres
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
It wasn’t until graduate school that I realized that as a woman my technical aptitude was an issue. I was the first woman in the environmental engineering doctoral program at Michigan Tech University. It was here that I first learned how differently I approached technical problem solving and how that tended to disturb my advisors. Tina Andres is explaining her experience with discrimination.