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by Johnny TownsendGlobal Warming. Climate Change. Climate Crisis. Climate Emergency. Whatever label we use, we are facing one of the greatest challenges to the survival of life as we know it. But while addressing greenhouse gases is perhaps our most urgent need, it’s not our only task. We must also address toxic waste, pollution, habitat destruction, and our other contributions to the world’s sixth mass extinction event. In order to do that, we must simultaneously address the unmet human needs that keep us di... more
by Cornel Miclescu
After the terrorist attacks on US on September 11, 2001, US President Bush declares „war on terror” with al Qaida. In December 2001, al Qaida's leader, Osama Bin Laden, manages to escape US forces who tackled the Taliban regime in Afghanistan and runs to Pakistan. In November 2002, President Bush visits Romania to welcome her into NATO, while CIA is negotiating with the National Security Adviser of the Romanian President a location for the „black site” in Buc... more
by Kirkpatrick SaleIn this short, powerful, and thoroughly documented book Kirkpatrick Sale, who has been on the cutting edge of American social commentary for fifty years, makes a compelling case for the dangers that this world faces now and the real possibility of the imminent collapse of civilization as we know it. It is a work that is a must-read for those who are prepared to figure out how to survive this coming catastrophe.
“If it’s radical and leading edge, Sale probably wrote about it sooner a... more
by Glenn SimpsonThe objective of the book is to help achieve World Peace, by preaching non-violence (except in self-defense) by way of a New World Government (prophesied in many religions). Beginning with inner and outer Peace first, unconditional self and other Love second, and Happiness (but not last: Joy). Glenn understands that a society will only last based upon its treatment of the least fortunate of individuals.
Two Islands And A Tortoise: Simple History I Showed My Family About Prosperity And The Proper Role Of Governmentby Ari JanmohamedWhile a stranded group of people discuss what to do about food and pirate attacks, a tortoise on the beach shows a little girl what happened on neighboring islands as a result of the different politics their people adopted. Citing actual historical examples, the tortoise teaches the six rules of proper government and why America is the most prosperous ‘island’ in the world.
by Nate LevesqueWe live in an era like no other. Virtually unlimited information, social connections, and personalized recommendations are at our fingertips every second of every day. We can connect with anyone, anywhere, anytime. But is it the utopia it sounds like? We’re overwhelmed with information. Our digital lives are tracked and analyzed. Our social feeds show us clickbait, hoaxes, and habit-forming features. New technologies have given us fake photos, Deepfake video, fabricated audio, and even realis... more
Gun Mania: A New Perspective - What We Must Do to Reduce Shootings, Homicides and Suicides in Americaby Bruce D. Thatcher
Examines the cultures of five anglo nations to show that guns are a basic element of only the American culture. Presents the implications of that reality for reducing violence in America.
by Michael E. Doren
Follow this abridged history of Islam’s beginning and how it became the world’s bloodiest empire. Discover the hidden truths behind the world’s most intolerant religion and how it intends to Islamize the entire world. This short read is fully referenced to provide you with the truth about:
•The Prophet Muhammad’s initial calling
•Why the Arabs hate the Jews
•The most significant claim made by Allah
•The major differences betw... more
by Charles M. Johnston, MDLook closely at any of the most critical questions ahead for the species and we find an easily unsettling shared theme. Not only do usual answers fail us, usual ways of thinking fail us. Essential challenges of every sort are requiring not just fresh insights, but whole new, more mature and systemic, ways of understanding. In this short book, one of today’s most respected and innovative social thinkers confronts what makes needed new ways of understanding new and why they are inescapably impo... more
by Fazle Chowdhury
Revived Failure is about the complicated after-effects of the United States withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal ― the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), with the aim to keep nuclear restrictions on Iran. Since the United States pulled out of the agreement on May 8, 2018 harm to the Iranian economy has been catastrophic. Iran's troublesome relationship with other signatories of the agreement (P5+1 group) is compounded by its difficult domestic ... more
by Jeremy P. BoggessIn our world today there are monumental and exponential changes occurring. These changes are happening not just in the local, international, and global arenas, but even within ourselves. Looking at ourselves, our governments, our societies, humanity, and the world in general, many questions and concerns may come to mind. Let us explore these, and discuss our responsibilities and the necessary actions that will help guide us into our future. It is important to look beyond isolationism or globaliz... more
by Christopher J HillSyria on the Brink looks at the current situation in Syria, how it developed, and how future tensions can be avoided, ultimately leading to a stable Syria and a peaceful Middle East.
by Gerald Otis and Naomi QuenkHow and why do doctors select their specialties, work settings and communities in which to practice? Do medical students know what they want to do once they finish their education? Can doctors in training be nudged toward practice in certain under-served geographic areas and in specialties facing a shortage of members? How can practice organizations that have a deficit in applicants recruit the physicians they need? How do practice characteristics differ from one specialty and work-setting to an... more
by Leesa DonnerIf you’ve ever had ads appear on your computer related to a private conversation with a friend, ever felt concerned about the government watching your every move, ever worried what effect the cloud of technology that surrounds us may have on your health, then it’s time to start finding out the facts. ˃˃˃ The Second American Revolution: Tech Tyranny and Digital Despots exposes the high-tech threats, intrusions, and growing trends that touch your life today. Herein lies a stark warning of the ... more
by Joe SchaefferIf you’ve ever had ads appear on your computer related to a private conversation with a friend, ever felt concerned about the government watching your every move, ever worried what effect the cloud of technology that surrounds us may have on your health, then it’s time to start finding out the facts. ˃˃˃ The Second American Revolution: Tech Tyranny and Digital Despots exposes the high-tech threats, intrusions, and growing trends that touch your life today. Herein lies a stark warning of the ... more
by Scott CosenzaIf you’ve ever had ads appear on your computer related to a private conversation with a friend, ever felt concerned about the government watching your every move, ever worried what effect the cloud of technology that surrounds us may have on your health, then it’s time to start finding out the facts. ˃˃˃ The Second American Revolution: Tech Tyranny and Digital Despots exposes the high-tech threats, intrusions, and growing trends that touch your life today. Herein lies a stark warning of the ... more