Politics Essays

Censorship
Censorship By: Justine Lillith E-mail: Cr8ze8@aol.com Censorship is the act of supirvising and controlling the information and ideas circulated within a society.( ) Although certain precautions are taken place, are viewers still subjected to the offensive material and immoral thoughts being displayed on local radio stations? �Bleeping� a line out of a sentence or a song is used so that the nation can feel secure and free of obscene thoughts. Is this enough though, for past,future a...

Change
Change By: noname Change as changing times and techology................. People often use these terms without realizing that word CHANGE has neither a denotation nor a connotation of advancement,improvement or progress; a change can take place at any direction: forward, backward, up and downward! In common, plain English, speaker is required to specify the condition and direction of Change as the expressions are used to define the changing subject matter as in: "change for the better"...

Charles Manson Methods to the
Charles Manson- Methods to the By: Amy Campbell E-mail: pwdrchkn@hotmail.com On the morning of August 9, 1969, three LAPD officers arrived at 10050 Cielo Drive (Bugliosi 7). The scene that awaited them was horrendous. In the driveway, in a parked car, the body of Steven Parent was found. He was shot four times and stabbed once. Laying about eighteen or twenty feet past the front door of the house, Voytek Frykowski had been shot twice, beaten over the head with a blunt object thirteen t...

Causes of the Civil War
Causes of the Civil War Although some historians feel that the Civil War was a result of political blunders and that the issue of slavery did not cause the conflict, they ignore the two main causes. The expansion of slavery, and its entrance into the political scene. The North didn't care about slavery as long as it stayed in the South. South Carolina seceded, because Abraham Lincoln, a Republican, was voted into office. The Republican party threatened the South's expansion and so...

Cellphones At School
Cellphones? At School? By: Ashley Chamberlain Cell phones should be banned from rural schools. There is no reason for them in rural schools, they are a distraction, and finally they could aid in violent doings. First, there is no reason for them. There are ways of getting ahold of whoever you need(parents). If you need to call your parents; the office will be more than glad to let you use there phone. Also, there are pay phones. Next, they are a distraction. You wouldn't like it in class...

Censorship in radio
Censorship in radio By: Jezz E-mail: pissoffchuck@aol.com  Censorship in radio For the past several years Freedom of speech in America has had it�s meaning changed many times. Although the changes have gone unnoticed by most Americans, In the radio business they are felt day in and day out. radio personalities, programmers, and owners have to deal with this everyday but they too have no real idea what the Federal Communications Commission�s idea of free speech is. You see the rule...

Censorship in schools
Censorship in schools By: matthew jyper E-mail: kmow@jps.net Child Abuse: An Exposition By Dominic Ebacher Imagine for one moment that you are not yourself any longer. Visualize instead that you are a young girl; old enough to know right from wrong yet still young enough to be terrified by the dark shadows in your room. It is a cool autumn night and your parents have opted to attend a party which you are not allowed at. �It will be fine,� they say. Although you already know what is...

Capital Punishment is Ineffect
Capital Punishment is Ineffect By: Sarah Jewett Capital Punishment is an Unlawful and Ineffective Deterrent to Murder The United States is one of the few countries left in the world to practice the savage and immoral punishment of death. Retentionists argue that the consequence of death prevents people from committing the crime of murder. It is proven that the death penalty does not deter persons from committing murder, nor does it serve as an example of the consequences of capital cri...

Capital punishment
Capital punishment By: felicia E-mail: skylish@midnspring.com Capital Punishment Capital Punishment is a term used for criminals who are punished by being put to death. Ever since the early 1800's, most executions have been a result of murder convictions. Some other crimes that have invoked the use of the death penalty are; robbery, kidnapping, rape, and treason. When it comes down to it this is a controversial issue that questions morality. In England during the 18th century, death wa...

Capitalism
Capitalism & Free Trade By: Cara Mezzetti E-mail: rlprncss@aol.com A global assembly line is a capitalist�s dream come true. It allows companies to do business in free trade zones to manufacture goods throughout the world at the lowest possible cost to the company. This assembly line enables companies like Nike, with corporate headquarters in the U.S. w to shut down their factories here, and move over seas where there are less restrictions and cheaper labor. Where as the production c...

Capitalism Communism
Capitalism-Communism By: SJ Communist vs. Capitalist Andrew Carnegie's The Gospel of Wealth describes a capitalist society in which each man works for himself in the race for independent wealth. In this caste society, progress is defined as the continual accumulation of material wealth. An individual's organizational skills lead to his success; his success acquires wealth, which in turn provides higher social status than his working class counterparts. Carnegie defines progress as mate...

Capital Punishment Injustice
Capital Punishment - Injustice Looking out for the state of the public�s satisfaction in the scheme of capital sentencing does not constitute serving justice. Today�s system of capital punishment is frought with inequalities and injustices. The commonly offered arguments for the death penalty are filled with holes. �It was a deterrent. It removed killers. It was the ultimate punishment. It is biblical. It satisfied the public�s need for retribution. It relieved the anguish of the vic...

Capital Punishment
Capital Punishment . By: Stephen Chapman E-mail: goalie_steve@hotmail.com Capital Punishment is an issue that has been argued over from the dinner table in the average American home the the oval office in the White House for countless amounts of years. The opposing sides each state their claim on why we should, or shouldn't allow the death penalty to be administered to those criminals who the courts believe should be killed. Each argument has very valid reasons on why the death penalty...

Capital Punishment History
Capital Punishment History In the past, people have invariably felt that if they had been wronged in some way, it was his or her right to take vengeance on the person that had wronged them. This mentality still exists, even today, but in a lesser form because the law has now outlined a person's rights and developed punishments that conform to those rights, yet allow for the retribution for their crime. However, some feel that those laws and punishments are too lax and criminals...

Capital Punishment Should be A
Capital Punishment Should be A By: John H. Whitehead E-mail: JohnHWhitehead@hotmail.com John H. Whitehead Professor Roth English 128 Whitehead 1 1 December, 1999 A Moratorium on The Death Penalty Should Be Enacted In Illinois Due to the recent releases of newly exonerated Death Row inmates, individuals and organizations are calling for a moratorium- a cooling off period for state executions. The cases of just a few inmates makes it apparent that this would be a necessary step to save i...

Business and the environment
Business and the environment The relationship between corporations and the environment is a tumultuous one. Corporations have abused and violated the environment for generations. These actions have now become unacceptable in our present society. There is growing concern for our natural resources; the world's forests, waterways, and air are noticeably tainted. In the last twenty years, the U.S. has become more vigilant in recognizing and passing acts to attempt to regulate and purify our e...

Buying Votes
Buying Votes The Legislative branch of the United States government was designed to represent citizens of this nation. Congressional members are representing the people in their district or state. Laws are supposed to be passed in the public�s best interest. People attempt to influence the passing of laws through lobbyists. These people are paid to offer campaign donations and gifts to certain congressmen in return for a vote for or against specific issues. Lobbyist activity in Washin...

Canadas Copyright Law
Canadas Copyright Law Canada's copyright law is one of our hardest laws to enforce. The reason the police have so much trouble enforcing this law, is due to technology. This law is very easy to break, and once broken, it is very hard to track down violators. So although some form of a copyright law is needed, the one we have has, too many holes to be effective. There are three main ways in which the copyright law is broken in everyday life. They is audio/video tape copying, plagiarism, and s...

Capital Punishment History
Capital Punishment - History There has been many controversies in the history of the United States, ranging from abortion to gun control, but capital punishment has been one of the most hotly contested issues in recent decades. Capital punishment is the legal infliction of the death penalty on persons convicted of a crime (Cox). It is not intended to inflict any physical pain or any torture; it is only another form of punishment. It is irrevocable because it removes those punished from socie...

Budgeting and The American Bur
Budgeting and The American Bur A Budget is a management tool that is an expression of planned expenditures and revenues. "Budgets serve many important functions in government. In one sense, budgets are contracts annually agreed on by the executive and legislative branches that allow executive agencies and departments to raise and spend public funds in specified ways for the coming fiscal year, as stated by Stillman in "The American Bureaucracy" He also says that budgets impose a mutual se...

Bulimia Nervosa
Bulimia Nervosa Bulimia Nervosa June Engel (1993), found that today�s society�s idealization of thinness is producing an alarming increase in eating disorders especially among young women. The never-ending efforts to lose weight and conform to the media image of an �ideal� shape are leading more and more young people to diet at the cost of health. Weight � preoccupation is now widespread in our society, affecting the people of all ages, classes, occupations and ethnic backg...

Bureaucracy and Government Men
Bureaucracy and Government Men Government run Mental Health Facilities is designed to care for the mentally ill people within our society. These facilities have set rules and regulations that each patient must fall within. They are required to follow these guidelines, even though every patient's problem is unique and different from one to the next. Local Medical Hospitals care for a large percentage of people suffering with a mental illness; their care is to be breif until a Mental ...

Business and the economy
Business and the economy Task - 1 Discuss whether firms like Rechem should be allowed to "import" chemical waste from overseas to be disposed of here in the U.K. ANALYSIS Rechem have thirty years of experience in solving environmental problems caused by a wide range of hazardous and toxic materials. Their range of services included the following: � Waste Management � Logistics � Incineration � Project Management � Recycling � Environmental Monitoring ...

Bring On The Cheesecake
Bring On The Cheesecake By: Lina E-mail: uhrainbowfan@iwon.com I AM�beautiful. As you are beautiful, as he is beautiful, as all of us, even our enemies, are beautiful. And yet, most of us spend a good portion of our everyday lives looking in the mirror, critiquing ourselves, pointing out problem areas, and generally going "ugh". We compare ourselves to Kate Moss, Ricky Martin, Nicole Kidman, Brad Pitt, and Brittney Spears, all of whom in our eyes exemplify the ultimate in beauty, sen...

Bring back Foolishness, Corpor
Bring back Foolishness, Corpor �Bring Back Foolishness� Jeff Jacobys� essay, entitled �Bring Back Flogging� was, in my sincere opinion, poorly constructed. There are numerous instances where I felt that he had either not supported his premises with valid information or had negated his support in later sentences. The essay begins by drawing forth images of Puritan punishment. He cites two instances of punishment, which were particularly torturous and radical in nature. He ...