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 Date: 09/22/15 23:59   in : Government_&_Politics 

Area 51 The United States government keeps many secrets away from the American public. One such secret that has gained increasing attention over the past four decades is the top secret air base Area 51. There are many rumors about the operations and contents within Area 51. The air b...

 

1459 days

 Date: 09/22/15 22:38   in : Government_&_Politics 

United States Government The governmental system of the United States can be described generally as a constitutional democracy. Government makes certain demands on its citizens, but only to promote the general welfare of the society as a whole. The government guarantees its citizens cert...

 

1459 days

 Date: 09/22/15 18:38   in : Government_&_Politics 

Reform Of The United Nations Introduction to International Relations Discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the current structure of the United Nations. How would you reform it for the better? The United Nations came into being in 1949, following on the heels of one of the most defini...

 

1460 days

 Date: 09/22/15 02:28   in : Government_&_Politics 

Unconstitutionality Of The Federal Income Tax The Unconstitutionality of the Federal Income Tax The founders of this great nation were some of the greatest visionaries of all time. These men envisioned a country that would be free of the tyranny of the British Empire and knew that a...

 

1460 days

 Date: 09/21/15 14:32   in : Government_&_Politics 

Medical Marijuana: Menace Or Medicine In this country we put a lot of faith and trust into our doctors. We trust them with our health, our personal information, and most importantly we trust them with our lives. So why is do we not let them make the decision to prescribe marijuana to peo...

 

1460 days

 Date: 09/21/15 14:15   in : Government_&_Politics 

George W. Bush George W. Bush was born on July 6, 1964, in New Haven, Conecticut. He was the first child of George H. W. Bush and Barbara P. Bush. His grandfather, Prescott Bush, and his father were both congreesmen. At the age of two, Bush moved with his parents from Connecticut to Odes...

 

Just Politics Or National Security: The Argument Against A Missile Defense System. Should the U.S. build a missile defense system? A missile defense system would intend to be a defensive screen for America and its allies. Its goal would be to track incoming ballistic missiles and then d...

 

1461 days

 Date: 09/20/15 22:32   in : Government_&_Politics 

Mass Media-Communications Today’s society is one that is shaped and molded by the mass media. It seems that television and other forms of media tell Americans what to wear, what to look like, and who to vote for in elections. Basically, American culture is nothing more than a product of...

 

1462 days

 Date: 09/20/15 07:49   in : Government_&_Politics 

Constituion How would you change the federal system and the Constitution’s checks and balances to make the government work better? The framers of the Constitution set it up in a fashion that would free them from the tyrannical rule that they were previously subject to. They set up our g...

 

1462 days

 Date: 09/19/15 23:03   in : Government_&_Politics 

Savinvgs And Loan Scandal · The Savings and Loan scandal is the largest theft in the history of the world. · Deregulation eased restrictions so much that S&L owners could lend themselves money. · The Garn Institute of Finance, named after Senator Jake Garn, co-authored the deregulati...

 

1462 days

 Date: 09/19/15 17:30   in : Government_&_Politics 

Niccolò Machiavelli Niccolò Machiavelli was an important figure during the Renaissance period. He was an Italian statesman, leader, historian, writer, and political theorist who’s life and career has been very influential and has led me to do research on him. The information in this paper...

 

1462 days

 Date: 09/19/15 15:08   in : Government_&_Politics 

Transition Period Between Bush And Clinton The most important challenge of any president-elect is to seize ever advantage or opportunity that presents itself for a smooth transition. During such a window of opportunity, from Election Day to inauguration, the president-elect (Clinton) wi...

 

1462 days

 Date: 09/19/15 14:23   in : Government_&_Politics 

American Tax Who benefits and who gets ripped off Abstract Taxes are the dollars that we pay to government to supply the services that are not or can not be provided through the free enterprise system. Taxes have been around since the beginning of organized societies. They come in vario...

 

1463 days

 Date: 09/19/15 04:08   in : Government_&_Politics 

Poilce The Government is a political organization comprising individuals and institutions authorized to formulate public policies and conduct affairs of state. Governments are empowered to establish and regulate the interrelationships of the people within their territory and the relations...

 

1463 days

 Date: 09/19/15 02:07   in : Government_&_Politics 

Cafe Standards Vehicle corporate average fuel economy (CAFÉ) standards are regulations that require the fuel economy of vehicles to remain above a specific mileage for a certain class of vehicle. These regulations are mainly to reduce the CO2 emissions into the earth’s atmosphere. Altho...

 

1463 days

 Date: 09/18/15 16:38   in : Government_&_Politics 

Money Spending How money is used, raised, and wasted in Washington As many Federal departments and agencies lurch into an era of running without funds, the leaders of both parties of Congress are spending less and less time searching for a compromise to balance the budget, and more and ...

 

1463 days

 Date: 09/18/15 09:27   in : Government_&_Politics 

The Tibet Question What is the “Tibet Question”? This controversy is raising the eyebrows of many people in the world. The “Tibet Question” is simply Tibet’s right to be independent. Should China have the right to call Tibet part of China or is Tibet it’s own country? The Tibetan peo...

 

1464 days

 Date: 09/18/15 04:00   in : Government_&_Politics 

Political Diversity Political Diversity Americans first became familiar with the two-party political system as early as 1787, when the fight over ratification of the Constitution was the most important issue on the political agenda. The federalists, such as John Jay and Thomas Jeffe...

 

1464 days

 Date: 09/17/15 13:46   in : Government_&_Politics 

MY BROTHER Guns booming, missiles crashing, and soldiers yelling for help, in my mind this is exactly what I think my brother is walking into. My older brother Chris is going to be 22 on Friday the 12th, although I won’t get to wish him a happy birthday. Why? Because my brother has put a ...

 

1464 days

 Date: 09/17/15 11:17   in : Government_&_Politics 

Gun Control Essay A group of men once decided ‘a well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bare arms shall not be infringed.” This is the second amendment to the constitution of the United States, part of the bill of rights...

 

1465 days

 Date: 09/17/15 07:25   in : Government_&_Politics 

Crimes In America Being in a gang, has become a way of life for incarcerated criminals and does not only promote violence inside the prison facilities, but outside in the general population. These gangs plague communities in many different states because of their callous and care-free ...

 

1465 days

 Date: 09/16/15 13:54   in : Government_&_Politics 

Current Peacekeeping Operations In Africa Current Peacekeeping Operations in Africa Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL, 1999-present) Since the beginning of conflict in 1991, Sierra Leone's population has suffered greatly at the hands of the marauding Revolutionary United Front (RUF). During nearly ...

 

1466 days

 Date: 09/15/15 21:59   in : Government_&_Politics 

Vera Institute The Vera Institute of Justice deals with many issues in the world such as policing, corrections, sentencing, and much more. The one that I found most interesting was the Institutions for Youth. Vera is a non-profit organization that sponsors criminal justice programs. ...

 

1466 days

 Date: 09/15/15 17:29   in : Government_&_Politics 

The Patriot Act and the Constitution The Patriot Act is a major step forward in combating terrorists that threaten the United States of America, but at the same time, if abused, could threaten the liberties we have enjoyed for so long. The Patriot Act was signed into law by the President...

 

1466 days

 Date: 09/15/15 15:39   in : Government_&_Politics 

Glass Despite all of the political forces on the side of women who attempt to break through the glass ceiling, limited progress has been made. Numerous studies lament the virtual absence of women in the elite tier of corporate positions: chief executive officer, chairman, president, and ...