100 Briefe an Deutschland: Gedanken, Wünsche, Anregungen

Flüchtlingsdramen, Griechenlandkrise, Ukrainekonflikt: Das sind die politischen Themen, die die Deutschen im 25. Jahr nach der Wiedervereinigung bewegen.

100 Stimmen von Persönlichkeiten aus dem In- und Ausland geben ein spannendes und wunderbares Stimmungskaleidoskop. Sie machen Mut und Hoffnung, legen den Finger in Wunden und zeigen Wege und Lösungen auf.

In den Briefen geht es um Lob und Kritik, aber auch um Träume, Wünsche und Visionen.

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The Revolution: A Manifesto by Ron Paul

By Ron Paul

This a lot is right: you've been Lied To

· the govt is expanding.
· Taxes are increasing.
· extra mindless wars are being planned.
· Inflation is ballooning.
· Our easy freedoms are disappearing.

The Founding Fathers didn't wish any of this. in truth, they acknowledged so fairly in actual fact within the structure of the U.S. of the USA. regrettably, that stunning, creative, and progressive rfile is being neglected a growing number of in Washington. If we're to take pleasure in peace, freedom, and prosperity once more, we totally needs to go back to the foundations upon which the US was once based. yet ultimately, there's desire . . .

In THE REVOLUTION, Texas congressman and presidential candidate Ron Paul has uncovered the center truths in the back of every thing threatening the United States, from the genuine purposes in the back of the cave in of the greenback and the looming monetary main issue, to terrorism and the lack of our priceless civil liberties. during this publication, Ron Paul presents solutions to questions that few even dare to ask.

Despite a media blackout, this septuagenarian physician-turned-congressman sparked a circulation that has attracted a legion of younger, committed, enthusiastic supporters . . . a phenomenon that has surprised veteran political observers and made a couple of political rival green with envy. applicants throughout the USA are already working as "Ron Paul Republicans."

"Dr. Paul cured my apathy," says a well-liked crusade signal. THE REVOLUTION may perhaps healing yours to boot.

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Deconstruction and Democracy (Continuum Studies in by Alex Thomson

By Alex Thomson

'No democracy with no deconstruction': Deconstruction and Democracy evaluates and substantiates Derrida's provocative declare, assessing the significance of this influential and debatable modern philosopher's paintings for political idea. Derrida addressed political questions increasingly more explicitly in his writing, but there's nonetheless confusion over the politics of deconstruction. Alex Thomson argues for a clean figuring out of Derrida's paintings, which recognizes either the political measurement of deconstruction and its power contribution to our puzzling over politics. The e-book offers cogent research and exegesis of Derrida's political writings; explores the consequences for political thought and perform of Derrida's paintings; and brings Derrida's paintings into discussion with different significant strands of latest political idea. Deconstruction and Democracy is the clearest and such a lot distinct engagement on hand with the politics of deconstruction, and is an immense contribution to scholarship at the later works of Jacques Derrida, so much particularly his Politics of Friendship.

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Poverty and the Production of World Politics: Unprotected by Matt Davies, Magnus Ryner

By Matt Davies, Magnus Ryner

Worldwide poverty is a relevant hindrance for international politics, but we lack and enough notion of the methods the "global bad" have an effect on modern global order. This e-book examines the proposition, encouraged through the paintings of Robert W. Cox and Jeffrey Harrod, that this type of belief needs to be in keeping with an research of ways the "global terrible" participate in strength relatives as unprotected employees. It examines the ways that creation and tool kinfolk represent international politics, and the chapters make clear the politics of construction within the 3rd global, migration, prostitution, the "clash of civilizations" and union internationalism.

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Caída libre by Joseph E. Stiglitz

By Joseph E. Stiglitz

Los angeles challenge international arrastra l. a. etiqueta de «Made in America». En este libro Joseph Stiglitz explica cómo Estados Unidos ha estado exportando sus malas doctrinas económicas, sus malas políticas y su mala conducta al resto del mundo para finalmente sólo ser capaz de producir un remiendo apresurado e ineficaz cuando se produjo el colapso de los mercados. Stiglitz traza además el camino de salida de los angeles genuine situación, un camino construido sobre l. a. defensa de las principles que le han convertido en un referente imprescindible de l. a. economía internacional: restaurar el equilibrio entre los mercados y el Gobierno, abordar las desigualdades del sistema financiero worldwide y exigir a los economistas mejores rules (y menos ideología).

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Scotland: A Creative Past, An Independent Future by Paul Henderson Scott

By Paul Henderson Scott

This publication considers quite a few points of the Referendum, with a specific concentrate on Scottish cultural associations, similar to the nationwide Theatre and the nationwide Portrait Gallery. Scott additionally will pay shut cognizance to Scotland’s earlier, often referencing literary figures and devoting a bankruptcy to Scottish Literature to persuasively persuade the reader of the advantages of independence.

Following the good fortune of A state back, Scott discusses the belief of Independence once more yet this time, in mild of newer political advancements with the imminent Referendum little over a yr away.

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Britain Under Thatcher (Seminar Studies in History) by Anthony Seldon, Daniel Collings

By Anthony Seldon, Daniel Collings

Publish yr note: First released November sixth 1999
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This concise, available, and balanced historic research of the Thatcher years and their results analyzes many debatable points of Margaret Thatcher's premiership, together with the Falklands struggle, the miner's strike, sour relatives with Europe and the ill-fated ballot tax.

Books during this Seminar stories in historical past sequence bridge the space among textbook and expert survey and includes a short "Introduction" and/or "Background" to the topic by way of a considerable and authoritative portion of "Analysis" concentrating on the most subject matters and matters. there's a succinct "Assessment" of the topic, a beneficiant choice of "Documents" and an in depth bibliography.

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Critical Political Studies: Debates and Dialogues from the

Written as a tribute to the extraordinary highbrow occupation of Colin Leys, the debates during this e-book take care of probably the most urgent difficulties confronting nearly all of electorate in either first global and 3rd international contexts. Their contributions give you the self assurance to pursue new probabilities that let a extra confident, if serious, outlook. issues lined comprise modern debates approximately globalization and the state kingdom, African improvement, clients for British socialism after Blair, social pursuits, and present concerns in political and social concept. individuals comprise Laurie Adkin (University of Alberta), Abigail Bakan, Bruce Berman (Queen's University), Manfred Bienefeld (Carleton University), Alex Callinicos (University of York, UK), Bonnie Campbell (University of Quebec at Montreal), Michael Chege (University of Florida), Radhika Desai (University of Victoria), Lauren Dobell (PhD candidate, Oxford University), Phil Goldman (Queen's University), Banu Helvacioglu (Bilkent college, Turkey), Robert Jessop (University of Lancaster, UK), Colin Leys (emeritus, Queen's University), Eleanor MacDonald, Marguerite Mendell (Concordia University), Leo Panitch (York University), Anne Phillips (London college of Economics and Political Science), and John Saul (Atkinson collage, York University).

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