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The Social Commons: Rethinking Social Justice in Post-Neoliberal Societies
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,360. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016 by Gerakbudaya London Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
As world neo-liberal economic order self-destructs in a climate of non growth and widening inequality, the birth of new social movements and alternatives are disrupting the old politics and business "as usual" in Europe, the Americas and Asia. The Social Commons: Rethinking Social Justice in Post-Neoliberal Societies by Francine Mestrum offers a new and original framework to the debate.
A Change of Pace
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A short story exploring transitional narrative, and intended as a metaphorical presentation of not settling for the familiar, but bravely pursuing a path into the unknown in hopes of finding something more.
The Monetization of Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The way money is created is a scam. It is a fraud upon the people. It is a deliberately obtuse system hiding the fact that it is a ponzi scheme designed to transfer wealth to the 1%. We have a collective blind spot when it comes to money so we do not recognize that it has a fatal flaw which is responsible for the level of inequality in the world today. Herein lies a solution: change the money.
The Piano Keys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,280. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Romance » General
The Piano Keys is the story of a young man trying to come to grips with his racist past, and the hatred that prevented true love from taking flight. But mostly it is about his quest for redemption and his search for forgiveness from those whose lives he helped destroy. Including his own.
Poverty & Despair vs. Education & Opportunity
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,550. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2016 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
Considering that the total costs of poverty, the common bond and requirement among these populations include experiential expertise, responsibility, authority, accountability, an understanding of the poverty arena, compassion and a demonstrated goal-oriented leadership and commitment to ending poverty!
A Proposed New Constitution
Price: Free! Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
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Fifteen proposals for a new constitution and constitutional convention that would end the power of the 1%, guarantee voting rights, limit corporate power, guarantee privacy, and end American colonialism and wars far sooner. Ending Citizens United, or passing just one amendment will not be enough. Protests or voting will not be enough. A new constitution of, by, and for the people, NOW!
Ultrasociety: How 10,000 Years of War Made Humans the Greatest Cooperators on Earth
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 85,800. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Follow the evolutionary scientist Peter Turchin on an epic journey through time. From stone-age assassins to the orbiting cathedrals of the space age, from bloodthirsty god-kings to India’s first vegetarian emperor, discover the secret history of our species—and the evolutionary logic that governed it all.
Occupying America: We Shall Overcome
Price: $7.99 USD. (Free until April 30!) Words: 73,020. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
One of the most exhaustive, comprehensive books about the growing “Occupy Wall St.” and “We Are The 99%” Movements written so far. Pro-Occupy; anti-government; very dissident. Predicts mass civil unrest in America and abroad unless certain changes are made and rampant economic inequality is corrected. Politically subversive reading at its best!
Common Misconceptions of Economic Policy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The purpose of this book is to use facts and logic to debunk common misconceptions in topics such as taxes; unemployment; inflation; income inequality; deficits and debt; Social Security; welfare; and the roles that market forces, corporations, and the government play in the economy. I do my best to write in language that is easy to understand for those unfamiliar with the language of economics.
Volume 1 - Exploitation, Social Justice, and Paradise
Price: Free! Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
After our 80,000 year flight from The Garden of Eden we are now descending into Paradise. So that your transition into Paradise is as painless as possible, please read these short essays before we land.