What Doug finds in the secret compartment of his new red Corvette will forever change his life. It will also change Catherine’s. Doug and Catherine come from two different worlds. Catherine’s world is one of privilege and wealth. Doug grew up dirt poor and full of envy of others who...
Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Mystery, Fiction, Romance, Contemporary, Romantic Suspense
Size: 288 pages
Genre: Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Government, Religion & Spirituality, Religious Studies
Size: 41 pages
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In this Kindle Singles Interview, President Barack Obama decried the "change in culture" that has changed our view of the American Dream. "There was not that window into the lifestyles of the rich and famous," the President said. "Kids werent monitoring everyday what Kim Kardashian was wearing, or where Kanye West was going on vacation, and thinking that somehow that was the mark of success." He addressed the jobs issue from a personal perspective, reflecting on how his own life might have been different had he not experienced success in politics. "I could picture myself being a good teacher," the President mused. In the interview, which took place on July 30, 2013, at an Amazon facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Obama discussed the increasing need for government programs that can actua...
Genre: Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Government
Size: 15 pages
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Tom Wheeler, FCC chairman, writes in his introduction:
Throughout my professional life I have been involved with the introduction of new technologies. And though my day job was to chase the future, history has been an abiding hobby. One of the ways I have tried to understand what lies beyond the next hill in the landscape of the communications revolution is to study the advent of similar periods in the past.
Over the last several years I have been investigating the network revolutions of history. I called the project From Gutenberg to Google: The History of Our Future. The goal was to assemble the work into a book. When President Obama nominated me to be Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) the project was put on hold. Nevertheless, this revie...
Genre: Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Government, Social Sciences
Size: 31 pages
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Genre: Business & Finance, Economics, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Government, Globalisation, International
Size: 291 pages
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The chapters of America's story are marked by momentous events. In 1776, proud inheritors of the Glorious Revolution of 1689 declared both their independence and intention to form a government based on Enlightenment principles. Despite major missteps and contradictions, those living the story mostly stayed true to the project of minimalist government and individual rights until the end of the nineteenth century.After the Spanish-American War, though, with the acquisition of an explicit Pacific empire and the enthusiastic embrace of progressivism, America embarked on a new experiment for the new century, one which valued activist government and equality. If the first experiment lasted one hundred and twenty years, the second experiment, too, is now a hundred and twenty years old and totteri...
Genre: History, Americas, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Government, Professional & Technical, Law, Philosophy, Ideologies, Political History & Theory
Size: 89 pages
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