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Regardless of your party affiliation, if there was a simple legal system for radically changing the toxic environment in Washington: Would you use it? With the ease of tapping an app on your smart phone you'd become involved? Tapping that app will result in a radical change in the direction of the ship of state. That radical change provides people both the time and opportunity to search for their next Abraham Lincoln. [...]
 
AMERICA IN THE 21st CENTURY - For Better Or Worse (Book 1) by Kathleen Babbitt, D.Sc.
Telling it like it is and like it was. Not for people who avoid the truth and rely on disinformation, who need happy endings and Pollyanna stories about America. Instead, this book is for people who want the unvarnished unmitigated truth about America's past and present, for better or for worse. So it is controversial. Our American Democracy has changed in the 21st century.
 
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AMERICA IN THE 21st CENTURY - A Political, Historical, Sociological Perspective (Book 2) by Kathleen Babbitt, D.Sc.
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When life T-bones you like an eighteen wheeler, Bounce! Don't Break! Learn the skills to successfully navigate the choppy waters of change and build resilience along the way. Bounce! Don't Break provides important steps to help you bounce back after a crisis. Learn to shift your focus from problems to solutions from problem people, to problem-solving supporters. Comeback from setbacks, find faith amidst fear, lose the [...]
 
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A Guide to Foreign Obama Cartoons by Bohdan O. Szuprowicz
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Looking for America - Personal Travels in US History by Chris Glennie
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DEATH OF A LIE - Turning modern day history upside down by Peter Harper
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EXPRESS EXEC - A novel approach to outrunning the pace of change by Gary E Brose
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Slack's War - Selected Civil War Letters of General James R. Slack, 47th Indiana Volunteer Infantry, to His Wife, Ann, 1862-1865 by David Williamson
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America - We Have the Country We Want by Mark Mullen
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