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Identities
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,520. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A successful executive begins to question the capitalist system and decides to fix it. The result is a satirical look at contemporary business, corporate greed, materialism, and how individuals' constructed identities determine their worldview. A thought-provoking commentary that redefines the modern landscape and encourages us to change our world for the better.
America - The Owner's Manual: How Your Country Really Works and How to Keep It Running
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Essay » Political
America - The Owner's Manual offers historical perspective on modern America, a must for thoughtful, informed citizenship. The book comprises posts from Professor Harvey Asher's even-handed and respected blog. Essays include "Politics As Usual," "American Capitalism: Moving Beyond Blind Faith," and "Immigration and the Myth of the One True American," plus sage advice on "Really Reading the News."
Hello Gomorrah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Killed in a car crash, Homer T. Quest arrives at the pearly gates. Learning the hereafter has no sex, coffee nor golf, he accepts a deal from St Peter, returning to earth to study America’s problems. He gives reports to an apprentice angel,in spite of adversity by an old enemy, romance, and a weird companion group; a Japanese lady elitist, a private investigator and a georgous Korean hooker.
Dear Editor:
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 183,690. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
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Progressive, opinionated, LTE's, free to copy and/or modify and re-publish. Gun control, politics, religion, LGBT, War on Women, torture, Islam, terrorism, 9/11, healthcare, Planned Parenthood, taxation, job creation, human rights, circumcision, supreme court, secularism, Constitution, social security, patriotism, Obamacare, presidential qualifications, Pat Tillman assassination, GOP's future?
The Gospel of Reason
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
[On Sale] As Jesus walked amongst men to advance the Gospel, so does Arenos to advance an objective & secular standard of the Good. Through numerous interactions, Arenos meets individuals & experiences situations testing existing systems of thought & beliefs. From examining political & religious Goods, The Gospel of Reason looks at how some of those Goods are proper, how some are not & why.
A Social Carol
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
[On Sale] As in 'A Christmas Carol' with Scrooge's transformation, Evan Sanders is to be visited by three spirits to alter his collectivist worldview. Evan wants the people to control businesses and the State to control both for the Greater Good. However, when the spirits show him the worlds he wants and he begins to get what he wanted, Evan finds out that it wasn't what he wanted after all.
Reclaiming Socialism, or: Economic Democracy (Recovering a Stolen Word)
Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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An attempt to reclaim the word "socialism" from those that have re-defined it and rendered it taboo. Socialism does NOT mean a state-run economy or the end of private property, let alone Soviet-style tyranny. Socialism DOES mean economic democracy, worker-owned business, an economy for the 99%, and a humane alternative to capitalism. Capitalism is broken and it's time to discuss replacing it.
Sinking of the MV Kanadeh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,610. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Capitalism is a cruise ship sinking in an ocean of debt. While the wealthy 1% of passengers sip martinis on the upper deck, the remaining 99% are handed buckets and told to start bailing. But each bucket of debt-infested water they throw into the sea is thrown back at them with interest. Unbeknown to the captain, he is steering a course straight towards mutiny.
Ayn Rand Universe: The Unofficial Guide to Her Life, Books, and Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Ayn Rand is one of the most polarizing authors of the 20th century. Best known for novels “The Fountainhead” and “Atlas Shrugged,” which used characters intent on exercising their individualism over conformity, Rand became a pop philosopher in the 1950s. Her work upholds the virtues of a philosophy that she and Nathaniel Branden called Objectivism.
X Out Of Wonderland
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,220. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
X Out of Wonderland is a farce, modeled after Candide, that takes on the Global Free Market and just about every other aspect of contemporary life. Outrageous and poignant by turns, X is a satire with heart, and an intense and funny reading experience.