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Why the Haves Come Out Ahead: The Classic Essay and New Observations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
Galanter’s influential article is now available as a convenient, affordable, and assignable book, with a new 2014 introduction that explains the origins and aftermath of the original work. Also, it features his 2006 article applying the original thesis to real-world dilemmas today. The book adds extensive 2014 commentary by Shauhin Talesh (UC Irvine) and Robert Gordon (Stanford).
The Message Of Applepie
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the future world, they had a legislature modeled after the U.S. Senate. It was called the Spentit. In their society, nearly everything was illegal. They had a war on crime, a war on drugs, a war on poverty, and so on. Then the Spentitors came up with the brilliant idea of uniting them all into one and called it the War On Everything, or WOE.
One Percent Solution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,140. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A satire: When the astronomer Sofia Song catapults from her world to the Blue Planet—a dog-eat-dog world where one tenth of 1% of the people own all the planet’s riches and oligarchs have hijacked democracy—her calamitous journey through space and time ignites a string of unfortunate events leading to the cataclysmic destruction of both worlds. And they didn't even have a budget for all this.
The Middle and Working Class Manifesto
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
"The Middle and Working Class Manifesto" For the many who like to read leftist, politically subversive nonfiction, or who are fed up with the status quo, and particularly for those who think American government is broken beyond repair, this 470-page book will electrify and inspire you!
Tax Me I'm Canadian ! A Taxpayer's Guide to Your Money and How Politicians Spend It
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,020. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / taxation, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In this witty account, Mark Milke explains how politicians spend your money; why the Fathers of Confederation thought Canada should always be freer and lower-taxed than the United States; and how politicians too often waste the hard-earned money of Canadians on special interests and misguided boondoggles.
Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013 by Kimberly Wilder. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » Oceania
Wilderside Ltd presents its second eBook, Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? In the eBook, the Occupy movement is explored through original reporting, essays, photographs, cartoons, poetry, and reviews. Includes an essay analyzing the “One Demand” concept. The collection records the unfolding of Occupy into the culture from September 2011 to the present. Authors Kimberly Wilder and Ian Wil
A Rebel Comes of Age
Series: Battle for Tomorrow, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,380. Language: American English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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Inspired by Occupy Wall Street, seventeen-year-old Angela Jones and four other homeless teenagers occupy an empty commercial building owned by Bank of America. As they slowly transform it into a teen homeless shelter Ange goes into crisis mode when the other residents decide to use firearms to prevent the police from evicting them. Winner of 2014 Pinnacle Achievement Award.
World, Incorporated
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,890. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Adventure » Action
By 2058, the world's governments have fallen. Global society is controlled by 5 gigantic conglomerates of business interests known as "supercoporations." A man codenamed Agent Sliver has contentedly been the covert operative of one such entity's CEO for several years, until a mission does not go as expected. Action and intrigue ensue as he comes to rethink his place in this 21st century dystopia.
Essays for the 99% - The Auction - The Choice
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics
The “Essays for the 99%” are the voice of the speechless, the dream of the hopeless, and the passion of the true Patriots who love this great nation enough to want to save it. This is “The Auction,” and “The Choice.” Our government is for sale to the highest bidder, and there will be no "winner" for the American people. There is a word for those who sell what they do not own—“Criminal.”
Occupy the Highway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,960. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In November of 2011, twenty-four Occupy Wall Street protestors marched from New York City to Washington, D.C. Seven of those marchers formed a Mobile Occupation, called Walkupy, and continued on to Atlanta, Georgia, arriving there in Late January. Altogether, they marched 1,000 miles in two and a half months. Occupy the Highway is the Journal of Sarah Handyside. It chronicles the entire trip.