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1642 days

 Date: 03/22/15 18:29   in : Current_Events 

War on Guns Should you carry a gun? As a child I was brought up believing that guns are dangerous. My mother began telling me about her brother who had several guns given to him by his father. She said that her dad was real safety conscious, always telling the kids that these are not t...

 

1570 days

 Date: 06/02/15 01:28   in : Current_Events 

War On Crime ( GOV) Every candidate for Federal elective office is asked what he or she proposes to do about violent crime. They usually promise more than they or the Federal government can deliver. Poll takers often pose a question such as: "Which presidential candidate do you think will...

 

1505 days

 Date: 08/06/15 12:56   in : Current_Events 

War With Iraq For decades, America’s penny bank has looked as though it has been on somewhat of a diet. Looking back into our past, the thirties had launched a new program referred to as the New Deal by president Franklin D. Roosevelt. The New Deal helped to lift America out of the econom...

 

1463 days

 Date: 09/17/15 02:56   in : Current_Events 

Child Importance Important part of you, knows what characteristics lie within. The foundation of the process of knowing yourself is knowing your childhood. The bad times, the good times, and the unforgettable times. “The state or stage of life of a child” (childhood). Examining ones chil...

 

1470 days

 Date: 09/10/15 13:01   in : Current_Events 

Empire State Building The Empire State Building is a famous landmark in New York City. It was the tallest building in the world at the time of its completion and for many years afterward. The 102-story building measures 1,250 feet from the sidewalk to the roof. The Empire State Building i...

 

1580 days

 Date: 05/23/15 12:20   in : Current_Events 

Another Step Towards Proving Evolution Breaking news shows that researchers may have discovered the mutation that caused early humans to evolve from apes. Biologists and plastic surgeons at the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia were the first to report...

 

1514 days

 Date: 07/28/15 20:39   in : Current_Events 

The NAFTA Opposition The North American Free Trade Agreement, also known as NAFTA has had a major impact on the economic structure of the United States. I am sure most blue-collared North Carolinians know exactly what I am referring to. According to Congress, NAFTA’s benefits would great...

 

1503 days

 Date: 08/08/15 23:36   in : Current_Events 

The Comeback Of TB The return of our nation’s biggest killer in the 1900’s is re-emerging in its most powerful form ever seen. Tuberculosis (TB) faded off America’s screens in the 1950’s as the invention of antibiotics became the problem solver. As problems with the disease became dome...

 

1636 days

 Date: 03/28/15 03:32   in : Current_Events 

Semi-Trucks On Roads The doorbell rang around 8:00 P.M., and on the front porch stood two deputies. After asking Mr. and Mrs. Nash to sit down, the deputies reluctantly said what the parents were already praying they would not say: “Your son Justin has been killed in a traffic accident....

 

1633 days

 Date: 03/31/15 20:36   in : Current_Events 

Reaction To Increased Tution Tuition deregulation is a delicate issue that affects us all. Texas’ two largest universities (A&M and UT) have raised this question and stand to gain the most while risking the least. They receive more than five times as much scholarship and fellowship mone...

 

1497 days

 Date: 08/14/15 02:16   in : Current_Events 

North Korea Since September 11th the United States has been looking especially hard at possible hostile countries. In the last few months the subject of North Korea and their nuclear arsenal has been an important one. I believe North Korea does pose a threat to the United States but I do ...

 

1613 days

 Date: 04/20/15 03:42   in : Current_Events 

Anywhere But Here Rachel Scott woke up to beautiful morning sunshine in Littleton, Colorado on Tuesday April 20th, 1999. She hurried as she picked out what she was going to wear that day, which makeup she was to put on, and whether or not to finish the English homework she forgot to do th...

 

1489 days

 Date: 08/22/15 00:50   in : Current_Events 

More Problems Occurring In Israel November 9, 2002 started out as an ordinary day in Kibbutz Metzer, Israel. That was true until a mad man went on a shooting spree. He killed five people including a mother and her two young sons. This story was reported in both the Washington Post and...

 

1522 days

 Date: 07/20/15 10:52   in : Current_Events 

Middle East Imagine living in a nation were the government wasn’t on your side. Everything that the government did was in there best interest without any consideration of the people. Imagine that your government was in a conflict with another government and this government had the power ...

 

1461 days

 Date: 09/19/15 02:32   in : Current_Events 

Columbine High School This paper will explore the events that lead up to the fatal shootings, committed by high school students Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, at Columbine High School on April 20, 1999. To find out why these boys committed these horrific crimes, we need to examine not on...

 

1610 days

 Date: 04/23/15 01:52   in : Current_Events 

La Times This paper will explore a large metropolitan newspaper, The Los Angeles Times. The objective will be to provide the reader with an understanding of what goes on behind the scenes, who the persons are that are responsible for the paper, and how the newspaper is supported. The spo...

 

1460 days

 Date: 09/20/15 20:21   in : Current_Events 

Gang Violence In The San Fernando Valley Gang violence in the San Fernando Valley “My son, my son! He was a good boy, sure he hung around a bad crowd of friends, had a shaved head, and wore baggy pants, but he’d never hurt anyone. Why did they have to shoot him? Why?” It seems that that ...

 

1519 days

 Date: 07/23/15 03:52   in : Current_Events 

Crime Crime is one of the most pressing problems facing our country today. Being among one of the top concerns makes it such a relevant topic for us all. Our concern for crime is influenced by many public sources. Since most of us have no direct contact with any serious crime, our only ...

 

1623 days

 Date: 04/10/15 15:41   in : Current_Events 

Bust Magazine BUST magazine is meant to be an alternative outlet for women who are sick of the images given to them in the more established and conventional women’s magazines. BUST offers quite a different set of values than most young women’s magazines. BUST values the woman as an in...

 

1524 days

 Date: 07/18/15 00:10   in : Current_Events 

Are We Too Urban Where do you live? How many people live there? Do you feel crowded? These are all questions related to a topic called urban sprawl. Urban sprawl is the process of people moving from urban city like areas to rural areas such as farmland. This is hurting our nation an...

 

1601 days

 Date: 05/02/15 03:59   in : Current_Events 

An Exception To The Rule My opinion of welfare was very negative until assigned this research paper. People in my class will most likely believe that I will write a paper based on the negative effects of the welfare system because of my remarks made in classroom discussions. Well, I dec...

 

1632 days

 Date: 04/01/15 19:30   in : Current_Events 

A Child Called It The book that I chose to read was A Child Called It by David Pelzer. This book deals with. This book dealt with a lot of issues such as child abuse and neglect, self-esteem issues, basic needs as a child which is basically a childs developmental needs, a childs attachme...

 

1599 days

 Date: 05/04/15 01:48   in : Current_Events 

War On Terror: An Up Hill Battle? How does one expect to win a war on terrorism? Fighting terrorists is like fighting drug cartels. The terrorists have the advantage. They are small and maneuverable unlike the US, which is large and sluggish. We have so many rules and procedures for f...

 

1579 days

 Date: 05/24/15 02:57   in : Current_Events 

Tragedy On September 11th, 2001, I woke up as if it was a normal school day. Drowsily, I walked into the kitchen to grab some breakfast. While I was in there, I heard my mother say something about a fire at the World Trade Center. I asked her, “Is it arson?” Little did I know it was not a...

 

1521 days

 Date: 07/21/15 19:39   in : Current_Events 

Teen Drinking The drinking age is fine, if anything is should get raised. It is hard to ignore the fact that this law is broken everyday. It's the 90's all teens just want to fit in. Kids are drinking at a much younger age. Now, even 10 year olds and 11 year olds are trying to fit in with...