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by Munir Moon
The future is being stolen from the millennial generation. Baby boomers have much to answer for: a legacy of economic instability, poor job growth, and an environmental disregard. Confessions of an Old Man is a statement of collective guilt that places the responsibility on the author's generation for dealing a bad card to its children.
This is a call to action for the MI generation (defined as those born between 1980 and 2018) - a generation with the most to lose if the Un... more
by Sravani SahaDo you take your phone to the toilet every morning? Do you eat motivation lists for breakfast? Do you have withdrawal symptoms without social media? If you answered ‘yes’ to the questions above, this humorous book is for you. Funny and satirical, 'Yes, The Eggplant is A Chicken' is full of humor and takes a jab at the online lives we lead. A collection of humorous essays, the book also presents the hilarious inner conflicts of ordinary people and their extraordinary social lives. The w... more
by Janet ColbertSTOPPNow - An average of 115 people die a day from opioid drug overdoses. Every single one of those deaths is preventable - if human life is valued over profit. In her searing and intimate book "STOPPNow" (2017, RoseDog Books), Janet Colbert describes her battle against the pill mills who supply, the physicains who prescribe, and the politicians who do nothing. Colbert has seen firsthand how opioids have destroyed lives and the community. Colbert has appeared in the Sun-Sentinel, on WSVN -TV - 7... more
by Christopher JudgesSave America From Itself is a straight-talking series of essays. It’s easy reading. But this book pulls no punches. Picture friends sitting around the kitchen table or in the local pub, and they’re dissecting politics, politicians and government in the manner of people who feel comfortable saying exactly what they think. Actually, picture a sledgehammer! What makes his book different than other current political offerings is that in the first part, Christopher gives multiple examples of th... more
by Russell E MullenThe core story centers around a racially naïve 20 year old white boy who, in the 1978 US Army, finds himself living in a room, on a military barracks in Germany with 5 other African-Americans. His friendship with these guys, along with their acceptance of his naiveté, gives him a ringside seat to some incredibly unique racial experiences. For ex-ample: An African-American in his unit was charged with raping a German girl. Everybody knew he was innocent but he was found guilty anyway. T... more
by Kyrian Chukwuemeka EchekwuCorruption is alive and well in Nigeria?and it must be eliminated. Moreover, the Nigerian church can no longer watch it go unchecked. Though conscious of his limitations as a priest and theologian, the author takes an in-depth look at how corruption has taken hold of Nigeria and its people in this scholarly work. He challenges the church as a socio-moral actor and the civil authorities that govern Nigeria, arguing that the nation will collapse if corruption continues. He notes that even thou... more
by Mark LipseWhy are so many countries so poorly governed? In Misgovernment, Mark Lipse presents a compelling theory - that misgovernment is the almost inevitable legacy of lawmakers ignoring natural rights when setting up the legal, administrative and constitutional powers of governments. The result, especially in developing countries, is ?predatory jurisdiction?, or government powers, which, while lawful, and generally viewed as normal and natural, actually have the potential to be massively unjust and des... more
POLITICAL MIND GAMES: How the 1% Manipulate Our Understanding of What's Happening, What's Right, and What's Possibleby Roy EidelsonIn Political Mind Games, psychologist Roy Eidelson explains how we can recognize and counter the persuasive ploys that the 1% use to advance their self-serving agenda. With manipulative appeals that include “It’s a Dangerous World,” “We’re Fighting Injustice,” “They’re Devious and Dishonest,” and “Change is Impossible,” the rich and powerful prey upon the American people by strategically targeting the most important concerns in our daily lives. Offering timely examples drawn from the realms of e... more
Revealing the Wickedness of the American Government: Organized Stalking, Electronic Harassment, and Human Experimentationby Alisha Louis“How a nation starts out will be how that nation will end!” America has heard this statement all throughout history, and yet she still has not taken heed to the warnings of God. She has started out as a wicked nation, so her end will be pure destruction. God has warned America for hundreds of years to repent and turn from her wicked ways, and yet she continues delving deeper in darkness. The ones who are at the helm of all this wickedness is the American Government conducting their covert wick... more
by Kevin Focke (BatWhaleDragon)
The full legendary trilogyc, one of the most original, if not the most original trilogyc of the 21st century.
Psoid Froid is the founder of neo-circumstantialism, a thought provocateur and ambitious up-and-coming eminent intellectual who tasked himself with uprooting modern Western philosophy. He leaves no assumption uncovered and densely explores a vast amount of topics with a distinct wit, wordplay, and perspecuity. He is truly singular and so, without further ado, here be:
by Suzanne SkeesBook 2 of the series, MY JOB: REAL PEOPLE AT WORK AROUND THE WORLD, features fifteen true stories by professionals in the North America, the Caribbean, Central America, Southeast Asia, the U.K., and Africa, in such fields as addiction recovery, agribusiness, college admissions, ecotourism, and diplomacy. Each narrator begins by outlining what it's really like to do their job and ends up revealing their innermost traumas and dreams. More than a virtual travel guide to villages, farms, and cities ... more
by Kelly BranyikIt Depends: A Guide to Peace Corps, is a full hand-guide to life as a Peace Corps Volunteer. From Application to Close of Service, understand the journey of volunteering and how to prepare for it. Drawing on the experiences and stories from Returned Peace Corps Volunteers from around the globe, this guide will bring you a wide selection of perspectives that help you prepare for whatever experience comes your way. When considering the Peace Corps adventure, this will be one of the most helpful ha... more
by Pablo Garcia de ParedesFocused on analyzing the urban structure of Panamá City, Panamá, this highly successful non-fiction book lays the foundation for a critique of modern cities in the Americas.
by Nancy E. AlbertThis book lays out, in everyday language, landmark rulings of the U.S. Supreme Court governing police-citizen encounters. Taken together, these decisions provide a road map to understanding the behavior required of ordinary citizens and law enforcement officers alike. Written in a lively, sometimes whimsical, narrative poetic style, it is designed to leave the reader not only entertained, but also empowered by a better understanding of one's rights and responsibilities. Extensive end notes, writ... more
by Avigdor BonchekAvigdor Bonchek, a clinical psychologist, explores how cognitive behavioral therapy and treatment programs that derive from the theory can help solve a variety of psychological problems in CBT for Psychotherapists. Drawing on professional literature and his decades of professional experience, he encourages readers and practitioners to think critically when deciding how to use CBT. In straightforward language, he explains what CBT is?and isn?t?and how it differs from other approaches. He also hig... more