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1776 - Commonsense - 2016

A Modern Day Comparison to an Age Old Condition

by Joseph Banta

<p>When a void in leadership exists, it is up to each one of us as American patriots to step forward and take point. This book is my attempt to temporarily fill that void. I offer commonsense reasoning in order to bring about honest discourse in

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A Candidate's Guide to Campaign Finance in Colorado

by Pamela M. Feely, CPA, MBA

<p>This book is for Colorado candidates and their managers. The book covers everything from establishing a bank account to winding down the operation.</p> <p>The first in a series of state campaign finance guides aimed at candidates at all ...

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A Citizen's Guide to U.S. Elections

Empowering Democracy in America

by Costas Panagopoulos & Aaron C. Weinschenk

<p>Political observers routinely lament that American democracy is broken, and many of them blame electoral malfunction. But is the system really broken? Panagopoulos and Weinschenk make the case that citizens are empowered to fix what’s wrong ...

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A Declaration of Independents

How We Can Break the Two-Party Stranglehold and Restore the American Dream

by Greg Orman

<DIV><P>In 2014, Greg Orman made headlines with his historic Independent run for the U.S. Senate in Kansas. Voters gravitated to Orman’s campaign in unprecedented numbers, challenging the entrenched dominance of the two major parties over ...

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A Gist of Katy Tur's Unbelievable

by Claire Pearson

<p data-version="1.1"/><p>NBC News correspondent Katy Tur spent several months covering Trump's election campaign. As she has pointed out in her memoir <em>Unbelievable</em>, it was not an easy task. To compound her problems, she had to endure ...

ISBN: 9781386949084

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A Nation Changed

The SNP and Scotland Ten Years On

by Gerry Hassan & Simon Barrow

<p><em>A Nation Changed?</em> Provides the first detailed and wide-ranging analysis of the SNP in office. It looks at how Scotland has changed and not changed during that time, and the challenges that lie ahead. The book examines the SNP's ...

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A New Engagement?

Political Participation, Civic Life, and the Changing American Citizen

by Cliff Zukin, Scott Keeter, Molly Andolina & others

<p>In searching for answers as to why young people differ vastly from their parents and grandparents when it comes to turning out the vote, <em>A New Engagement</em> challenges the conventional wisdom that today's youth is plagued by a severe ...

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A Parliament for the Earth

by Aline de Valdomond

Global problems require global solutions. <br>A new election system is proposed here to elect a world parliament. ...

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A Young Woman on Her Own

from A Woman in Charge

by Carl Bernstein

<p>A Vintage Shorts Selection<br />  <br /> From the definitive, humanizing biography of one of the most powerful and widely misunderstood women of our time: Hillary Rodham Clinton. Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter Carl Bernstein sheds light on

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Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. I (of 16)

by Thomas Hart Benton

<p>The title-page discloses the sources from which this abridgment is made, and shows them all to be authentic, and reliable,—well known to the public, and sanctioned by resolves of Congress. Of the latter of these authorities—&quot;Gales and ...

ISBN: 9780599443310

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Absorbing the Blow

Populist Parties and their Impact on Parties and Party Systems

by Steven Wolinetz & Andrej Zaslove

<p>The significance of populist parties and their presence in party systems is undeniable. Parties like the Dutch Freedom Party, the French National Front, and the Five Star Movement in Italy rank among the largest political parties in their ...

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Adams vs. Jefferson

The Tumultuous Election of 1800

by John Ferling

<p>It was a contest of titans: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, two heroes of the Revolutionary era, once intimate friends, now icy antagonists locked in a fierce battle for the future of the United States. The election of 1800 was a thunderous ...

ISBN: 9780199840212

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Against Elections

by David Van Reybrouck

<p><strong>A small book with great weight and urgency to it, this is both a history of democracy and a clarion call for change.</strong></p> <p>&quot;Without drastic adjustment, this system cannot last much longer,&quot; writes Van Reybrouck, ...

ISBN: 9781609808112

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Against the Run of Play

How an Incumbent President Was Defeated in Nigeria

by Olusegun Adeniyi

Against the Run of Play takes an intense look at Nigerian politics at a time when an entrenched political party was defeated in a presidential election after 16 unbroken years in power. This book offers the reader a narrative explanation and an ...

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All I Ever Wanted to Know about Donald Trump I Learned From His Tweets

A Psychological Exploration of the President via Twitter

by Rachel Montgomery & John Gartner, Ph.D

<p>We had to figure that by electing a decidedly non-career-politician, that things would be… different. But is this any way to run a country? Many opinions have been shared about Donald Trump, but we can learn so much more about the man via ...

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All the Governor's Men

A Mountain Brook Novel

by Katherine Clark

<p>It’s the summer of George Wallace’s last run for governor of Alabama in 1982, and the state is at a crossroads. In Katherine Clark’s All the Governor’s Men, a political comedy of manners that reimagines Wallace’s last campaign, voters face a ...

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Ambitious Politicians

The Implications of Career Ambition in Representative Democracy

by Patrik Öhberg

<p>&quot;[T]hose people who must <em>want</em> to rule people are, ipso facto, those least suited to do it.&quot; This is how writer Douglas Adams neatly expressed the common view of political ambition. And yet, it’s hard to imagine any ...

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America's Lost Opportunity

Stolen Victories 2012

by Deborah K. Smarth

Transparency? Fair elections? Truth in media? Who controls? A government for and by the people? A come-from-behind Warren G. Harding victory? Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney won the nomination in Tampa at the GOP national convention. ...

ISBN: 9781483678122

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American Cyclone

Theodore Roosevelt and His 1900 Whistle-Stop Campaign

by John M. Hilpert

<p>When Theodore Roosevelt entered national politics as the Republicans' nominee for the vice presidency in 1900, he was only forty-one years old. However, he had caught the public's attention with the popular version of his life story. Child of

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American Cyclone: Theodore Roosevelt and His 1900 Whistle-Stop Campaign

by Hilpert, John M.

An account of the extraordinary twenty-three-state, 480-stop blitz that shaped Roosevelt and the West ...

ISBN: 9781496803429

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