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Closets
Series: Poetry By Heart, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
What price freedom? The price is courage and vigilance. Alas...will they come to us in time? Three poems, 520 words
Two Tyrants. The Myth of a Two-Party Government and the Liberation of the American Voter
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Are you sick of Republicans and Democrats? Polls show that the vast majority of Americans are tired of the two party system and its trappings. Although it seems that we are doomed to be led by one party or the other in perpetuity, Two Tyrants argues that the right reforms could alter the course of our collective political destiny.
Orwell Stands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Literature
World on Fire? A short introduction into why George Orwell remains our contemporary.
The Battle of Lewes 1264
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
A book about the bloody Battle of Lewes, fought in 1264 that was a key victory for the rebels under Simon de Montfort who sought to limit the powers of the king.
Robert’s Rules for Kids: A Guide to Teaching Children from Kindergarten to the 5th Grade the Basics of Parliamentary Procedure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,860. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Civics
Society is dysfunctional. It no longer works. Every special interest group uses bullying tactics to make others submit to their agenda. It leaves many people with no voice. We need to hear everyone’s voice, and not just those who scream the loudest. Democracy is for everyone. Learn fundamental principles of order in meetings in this guide designed specifically for teaching children from K to 5th.
Majority Rules
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,130. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Majority Rules is a story of conspiracy that moves through the halls of Congress with an insider’s view of currently relevant political history. It’s told through the eyes of unforgettable characters: a crooked lawmaker to his innocent congressional aides-turned-sleuths, to deadly trafficking on the border. The author’s experience in Congress unveils Washington’s inept majority/minority mindset.
The European Federalist Papers
Price: Free! Words: 115,970. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Jakub Jermář. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Taking the American Federalist Papers (1787-1788) as the best benchmark, the authors of The European Federalist Papers present the facts and arguments why the current intergovernmental system of the European Union is no longer adequate and has to be replaced by a European Federation like the United States of America in order to guarantee the Citizens’ and Member States' sovereignty.
51 States of Consciousness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014 by Scott Vanya. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Consider each State Flower, Bird and a State Quarter etc., consider what each of these imply-and how they might explicate the common Fates we are confronted with daily,which do not stop @State Borders-drought,weather changes,economy etc. We will need all 51 States to face our Common Future. In the words of Benjamin Franklin-"We will need to hang together-or we will most certainly hang separately"
Summer of Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Defenders of Democracy are a superhero team in crisis. It's 1967 and political turmoil within the ranks threatens to tear the entire unit apart. Enter a force for change on them and the world, a goddess reborn with a desire to just have a lot of fun, starting with America's premiere super-team!
The Enemy Thrives Within
Series: Memorable Verse, Book 17. Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Would that we could say to the men who lead our world - "You're fired!" Ah, but our founders, bless their privileged souls, thought it might be wise to let money talk, instead of wisdom. The hollowness of materialism, and the pursuit of power for the sake of abusing it, have eaten at the potentially fruitful tree of democracy. If we are the last generation, we ought to plant seeds.... A poem.