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New PDF release: Helvetet inifrån: Femton år i Sveriges största

By Lasse Wierup, Daniel Olsson

ISBN-10: 9186933108

ISBN-13: 9789186933104

Aldrig tidigare har myten om svenska Hells Angels blivit så avklädd

Michael "Mega" Johannessen från Göteborg grät av lycka då han fick veta att han hade utsetts until fullvärdig medlem i Hells Angels MC. Tre års hårt slit var över och Michael och hans klubbkamrater skulle äntligen få bära dödskallemärket, beviset på att de tillhörde mc-världens mest beryktade klubb.

När Michael kort därpå träffade Ebba tycktes han liv komplett. Hon kom egentligen från en helt annan värld, males lät sig inte skrämmas av de farliga attributen. Där andra såg ett hänsynslöst kriminellt gäng såg hon lojala vänner, färgstarka personligheter och ständig anledningar until fest.

I nästan tio år levde Michael och Ebba efter Hells Angels regler. Han som en av klubbens kriminella motorer, hon som egenföretagare och partyprinsessa. Att människor mördades och Ebba själv blev hotad av "vännerna" räckte inte för att de skulle ifrågasätta sitt val.

Till sist skulle paret ändå ställas inför Hells Angels verkliga ansikte. Deras hus brann ner, ägodelar stals och Michael utsattes för beskjutning - allt för att han ansågs ha svikit organisationens perfect. Av fruktan för sina liv sökte paret hjälp hos samhället. En lång resa tillbaka until en vanlig tillvaro kunde börja.

Från sitt gömställe utomlands ger Michael och Ebba Johannessen sin osminkade berättelse för journalisterna Lasse Wierup och Daniel Olsson. Resultatet är en - även med internationella mått - unik skildring inifrån en service provider där inte ens de egna medlemmarna går säkra. Aldrig tidigare har myten om svenska Hells Angels blivit så avklädd.

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Political Economy of Money and Finance by Matoko Itoh, Costas Lapavitsas PDF

By Matoko Itoh, Costas Lapavitsas

ISBN-10: 0333665228

ISBN-13: 9780333665220

Said instability has characterized the capitalist global economic system because the early Seventies, a lot of it originating within the mechanisms of cash and finance. numerous varied govt guidelines have did not fix concord, frequently showing to exacerbate financial instability. This quantity argues that financial and monetary instability has its roots in capitalist creation and alternate themselves, in addition to within the defects of the mechanisms of cash and finance. hence, no mixture of rules can totally determine financial and fiscal concord, even though diversified guidelines can considerably amerliorate or aggravate instability. To maintain its valuable declare, the ebook re-examines the ancient and logical starting place of cash, the construction of interest-bearing capital, the spontaneous emergence of a capitalist credits procedure, the mechanism of capitalist crises, and the character and capabilities of significant banks. extra aid is equipped through the systematic exam of the financial and monetary research of the entire very important faculties of suggestion, together with Classical political economic system, Marxism, Keynesianism, Post-keynesianism and monetarism. The authors' skill to offer vital insights from eastern political financial system, now not formerly mentioned in Anglo-Saxon economies, makes this a hugely major paintings in radial political economic climate, delivering a scientific and updated Marxist research.

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Download PDF by Dawne McCance: Critical Animal Studies: An Introduction

By Dawne McCance

'Having roots as a really expert philosophical flow at Oxford collage within the early Nineteen Seventies, severe animal stories is now taking form as a wide-open, multidisciplinary exercise during which students around the humanities, sciences, and social sciences, and others starting from inventive writers to architects, are becoming a member of jointly to deal with matters with regards to modern remarkable subjection of animals. Introducing this rising box, Dawne McCance describes the wide variety of study and ways represented, much-debated practices resembling industrialized or'factory'farming of animals, dealing with and slaughter, animal experimentation, flora and fauna administration, animal captivity, worldwide genomics, meat-eating, and animal sacrifice. McCance both makes a speciality of the various theoretical and moral difficulties that recur around the box, elevating severe questions on triumphing techniques to animal ethics, and alluring new methods of wondering and responding to animals.'--Publisher's web site.

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Wu Ming, Shaun Whiteside's Altai: A Novel PDF

By Wu Ming, Shaun Whiteside

ISBN-10: 1781680760

ISBN-13: 9781781680766

Sweeping historic novel of espionage, betrayal and identityWhen Q used to be first released in 1999, it used to be a world sensation; returning to an identical international of that striking novel Altai is a charming tale of betrayal, ideals and the conflict of civilizations. whilst a fireplace breaks out within the Arsenal of Venice in 1569, each person suspects Joseph Nasi, number-one enemy of the republic. however it is the enigmatic Emmanuele De Zante, undercover agent catcher and agent of the Venetian mystery provider, who reveals himself in reformatory accused of treason, having been betrayed by way of his lover.When De Zante is obtainable the opportunity to flee, he embarks on an odyssey that takes him to Salonica, the Jerusalem of the Balkans, and from there, the entire approach to the Sultan’s palace in Constantinople. Spiraling via a chain of lethal political video games, De Zante’s voyage will try out his loyalty and strength him to query even his personal identification. jointly, De Zante and his partners head towards a clash that threatens the very nature of civilization.A old epic spanning a continent scarred by way of struggle, Altai went instantly into the bestsellers record whilst first released in Italy. it's a coruscating portrait of the divided world—east meets west—in the 16th century, the place the nice empires of the Republic of Venice and the Ottomans are at the verge of an epoch-making clash. during this dramatic panorama, the authors’ collective Wu Ming creates a strong narrative of possibility, id, and event.  

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New PDF release: NGOs as Legitimate Partners of Corporations: A Political

By Dorothea Baur

ISBN-10: 9400722532

ISBN-13: 9789400722538

ISBN-10: 9400722540

ISBN-13: 9789400722545

The interplay among organisations and non-governmental companies (NGOs) has turn into a huge subject within the debate approximately company social accountability (CSR). but, in contrast to nearly all of educational paintings in this subject, this publication explicitly specializes in clarifying the position of NGOs, now not of organizations, during this context. according to the inspiration of NGOs as political actors it argues that NGOs be afflicted by a a number of legitimacy deficit: they're representatives of civil society with no being elected; the legitimacy of the claims they bring up is frequently debatable; and there are frequently doubts in regards to the legitimacy of the behaviour they show in maintaining their claims. Set opposed to a longer sphere of political motion within the postnational constellation this publication argues that the political version of deliberative democracy presents a significant conceptualization of NGOs as valid companions of firms and it develops a conceptual framework that particularly permits distinguishing valid companion NGOs from comparable actor forms with whom they percentage sure features yet who fluctuate with appreciate to their legitimacy. those similar actor forms are curiosity teams at the one hand and activists nonetheless. In end it argues specialize in the behaviour of NGOs is so much significant for distinguishing them from curiosity teams and activists.

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Get A Blaze of Autumn Sunshine: The Last Diaries (Tony Benn PDF

By Tony Benn

ISBN-10: 144649389X

ISBN-13: 9781446493892

During this ultimate quantity of diaries, Tony Benn displays at the compensations and the dangers of outdated age.

With the aid of a small circle of associates and his nuclear family, he maintains his actions on behalf of social justice, peace and responsibility in public existence, to a heritage of political swap and the overseas financial crisis.

Following an sickness in 2009 the diaries, saved for over sixty years, stop. released the following along those final diaries are Tony Benn's hugely own insights into the demanding situations of outdated age and failing wellbeing and fitness, of widowhood,and of relocating out of the relations domestic after sixty years.

Finally, we percentage in Tony Benn's hopes for the longer term in accordance with his years of expertise and his traditional optimism.

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Get The Loyal Servant (Angela Tate Investigations, Book 1) PDF

By Eva Hudson

Caroline Barber is a civil servant, busy at paintings attempting to steer clear of being laid off and busy at domestic retaining her noisy and significant relations jointly. Her boring day-by-day regimen is shattered while she discovers her boss - a senior flesh presser - lifeless at his table. even supposing the capsules and whiskey bottle aspect to suicide, Caroline is bound he might by no means take his personal lifestyles.

Unable to simply accept the authentic model of occasions, she units out to discover the genuine cause the minister needed to die and fast discovers an internet of secrets and techniques and lies spun by means of a few very strong males. Enlisting assistance from a ruthless newspaper reporter, Caroline keeps to dig, taking higher and larger dangers till she uncovers a conspiracy stunning sufficient to convey down the government.

Out of her intensity and placing the protection of her family members in jeopardy, will Caroline get the opportunity to show the corruption? Or will she be silenced for reliable?

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Get The Fatal Englishman : Three Short Lives PDF

By Sebastian Faulks

ISBN-10: 0099518015

ISBN-13: 9780099518013

Christopher wooden, a stunning younger Englishman, made up our minds to be the best painter the realm had obvious. He went to Paris in 1921. through day he studied, by way of evening he attended the events of the beau monde. He knew Picasso, labored for Diaghilev and was once a chum of Cocteau. within the final months of his 29-year existence, he fought a ravening opium habit to reach claiming a spot in historical past of English painting.

Richard Hilary, convinced, good-looking and unprincipled, flew Spitfires within the conflict of england ahead of being shot down and horribly burned. He underwent numerous operations by means of the mythical plastic doctor, A H McIndoe. His account of his studies, The final Enemy, made him recognized, yet no longer chuffed. He begged to be allowed to come back to flying, and died mysteriously in an evening education operation, elderly 23.

Jeremy Wolfenden used to be born in 1936, the son of Jack, later Lord Wolfenden. captivating, beneficiant and witty, he used to be the cleverest Englishman of his iteration, yet left All Souls to develop into a hack reporter. on the top of the chilly struggle, he used to be despatched to Moscow the place his louche inner most lifestyles made him the plaything of the intelligence providers. A terrifying series of occasions resulted in Washington the place he died on the age of 31.

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Alexander Berkman's Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist PDF

By Alexander Berkman

In 1892, Alexander Berkman, Russian émigré, anarchist, and lover of Emma Goldman, tried to assassinate industrialist Henry Clay Frick. The act was once meant either as retribution for the bloodbath of staff within the dwelling house strike and as an incitement to revolution. Captured and sentenced to serve a jail time period of 22 years, Berkman struggled to make experience of the shadowy and brutalized international of the prison—one that barely conformed to innovative expectation.

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Download PDF by Henry Hemming: The Ingenious Mr. Pyke: Inventor, Fugitive, Spy

By Henry Hemming

ISBN-10: 1610395778

ISBN-13: 9781610395779

The untold tale of an enigmatic genius who replaced war forever

In the area conflict II period, Geoffrey Pyke was once defined as one of many world’s nice minds—to rank along Einstein. Pyke used to be an inventor, adventurer, polymath, and not likely hero of either global wars. He earned a fortune at the inventory marketplace, based an influential pre-school, wrote a bestseller, and got here up with the belief for the USA and Canadian distinct Forces. In 1942, he confident Winston Churchill to construct an airplane provider out of bolstered ice.

Pyke escaped from a German WWI legal camp, devised an inventive plan to assist the Republicans within the Spanish Civil conflict, and introduced a personal try to keep away from the outbreak of the second one international battle via sending into Nazi Germany a group
of pollsters disguised as golfers.

And he can have been a Russian spy.

In 2009, lengthy after Pyke’s dying, MI5 published a mass of fabric suggesting that Pyke was once actually a senior legitimate within the Soviet Comintern. In 1951, papers in relation to Pyke have been present in the flat of “Cambridge Spy” man Burgess after his defection to Moscow. MI5 had “watchers” stick with Pyke throughout the bombed-out streets of London, his letters have been opened, and listening units picked up clues to his genuine identification. confident he was once a Soviet agent codenamed Professor P, MI5 helped to deliver his profession to an end.

Henry Hemming is the 1st reporter to sift via this striking new info and at last inform Pyke’s awesome tale in complete: his brilliance, his flaws, and his lifetime of adventures, principles, and secrets and techniques.

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