Do you think we had all the information that was at the President's disposal
when he made the decision to deploy our troops in the Gulf? Do you think
having that information might have made you feel more comfortable about our
involvement? Should our government decide what we get...
How many rights do you have? You should check, because it might not be
as many today as it was a few years ago, or even a few months ago. Some
people I talk to are not concerned that police will execute a search
warrant without knocking or that they set up roadblocks and stop and
A state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds that they are interpreters of God's will and law
India's traditional rulers'monarchs'who retained their positions during the colonial period but were removed from power when the Indian Republic was formed
Should Quebec (or other provinces) Separate From Canada In Order To Best Protect
In my opinion, all provinces in Canada, including Quebec should not
separate. Quebec has been one of the provinces of Canada for a long period of
time. Most people in the world view that it is one of the component in...
Proposition 6 would prohibit sale of horse meat for human
consumption. Would outlaw selling, owning or slaughtering horses for human
consumption. Would outlaw sending horses out of state to be killed for use
as human food. This would apply to ponies, burros and mules.
I am for proposition...
What justifies the authority of government? Under what conditions is revolution against that government justified? How does Locke's answer to the previous differ from Hobbes's? What difference in their "social contract" theories results in that difference? Each of these questions will be addressed...
A Michigan college student posts sadistic fantasy about a classmate to
an Internet newsgroup and is charged with the threat to injure. A postal
inspector in Memphis, Tennessee downloads a pornographic image off the Internet
and the California couple who posted it is arrested for violating...
Hammurabi's law code is similar to the Ten Commandments. They showed Babylonia various rules they were to abide by, and the consequences if they did not. I feel that many of these rules are similar to the laws of today, since they were created to set a standard for society. Yet, they are filled...
When the Constitution of the United States was adopted in 1789, it was
without direction regarding . At the time,
professional politicians were unheard of, and the idea of someone serving for
more than one or two terms was unlikely. So the Constitution did not formally
address the issue of term...
George Orwell's essay 'Shooting an Elephant' shows how imperialism makes the Burmese and the British powerless. In 'Shooting an Elephant' the British have colonized India. The Europeans' powerlessness is seen through George Orwell, a sub-divisional police officer, and the Indians' powerlessness...
"That student was accepted because of affirmative action policies."
With my first intake of the phrase, I realized that the student, whom I knew and
worked with so many times, the one with such a lack of motivational ability,
confidence, and ideas, was now occupying my chances towards a preferred...
Affirmative action has been the subject of increasing debate and
tension in American society. The debate has been more emotional than
intellectual, and has generated more tension than shed light on the issue.
Participants in the debate have over examined the ethical and moral issues
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Class Discussion - Canadian Electoral System
' To a certain extent the election system or process in Canada is not democratic because in order to vote, you must be at least 18 years of age and must be a resident in Canada. Therefore, it is not fair enough to other people like...
"Unless we accept the claim that Lenin's coup d_tat gave birth to an
entirely new state, and indeed to a new era in the history of mankind, we must
recognize in today's Soviet Union the old empire of the Russians -- the only
empire that survived into the mid 1980's" (Luttwak, 1).