The United States has a complex government that builds on democracy whereas North Korea has communism centered on totalitarian rule. Both had their conflicts during the past and still are struggling in the future. Even though their government has two different sides to tell about they too have som
GENDER DISCRIMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES MILITARY DRAFT
To secure the continuing existence of the United States democracy against intractable religious fanaticism, whose goal is nothing less than a Muslim theocracy for all of Planet Earth, it is inevitable that general military conscription
Cold War vs. United States
The Cold War ended in 1991 after the Soviet Union fell apart. Since then,
Russia's economy paralyzed, and the United States is three trillion dollars in
debt, and both counties were weakened by the Cold War because of military
spending. To have world peace does n
The United States of America vs. Richard M. Nixon
In this case, the court is asked to decide if the president had
knowledge\involvement in the Watergate robberies and if he had the right to
invoke Executive Privilege.
During the campaign of President Nixon's second term, a group of
SCHENCK VS. UNITED STATES (1919)
The Schenck court case of 1919 developed out of opposition to U.S. involvement in World War I (1914-1918). Antiwar sentiment in the United States was particularly strong among socialists, German Americans, and religious groups that traditional
A great leader has many qualities the average man lacks, some of these qualities include integrity, strength, faith, and initiative. A trait that may not come to mind as quickly as such common terms stated before is chivalry. Not in the sense of medieval times, but in a sense of literal terminology.
Some of the most influential and opinionated men in America’s history became famous at the start of the new nation. Of these men were Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton, and both played major roles on impacting the new nation. Both of these men are known as superior politicians who wrote inc
Although the cold war has ended and the Soviet Union has disbanded, there is still a need of intelligence collection for the United States. Finding itself as the leader of the rest of the world, the United States must prepare to identify problems as they arise, the earlier the detection, the more l
Comparison and Contrast of the Steps that Led Russia to Leave WW1 and The United States to enter WW1
World War 1 was one of the darkest and bloodiest chapters of World History. The heavy number of casualties and the economic loses suffered for all the European countries that took part in the
Zinn's A People's History of the United States: The Oppressed
Dr. Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States might be
better titled A Proletarian's History of the United States. In the first three
chapters Zinn looks at not only the history of the conquerors, rulers, and
The year was 1944, and the United States had now been an active participant in the war against Nazi Germany for almost three and a half years. During this time, numerous battles had occurred which were fought with determination and intensity on both sides. Amongst the many invasions of World War II,
The History of the conflict in the Middle East is long and well documented. To both, and to many biased observers the history of the Egyptian/Israeli conflict is very one sided, with one government, or one people causing the continued wars between the two neighboring states. But, as any social scien
Federalists and Anti-Federalists were the first two political parties in the United States. The Federalists supported a strong national government to promote and protect trade, while the Anti-Federalists were against it because of their fear of a large strong government taking advantage of their po
Hospice is a concept of caring borrowed from medieval times, where travelers, pilgrims and the sick, wounded or dying could find rest and comfort. The contemporary hospice offers a program of care to patients and families facing a life threatening illness encompassing medical, nursing, spiritual, an
Olmstead v. United States (1928)
Opinion delivered by Chief Justice Taft
Case reached Supreme Court by writ of certiorari.
The evidence in the records discloses a conspiracy of amazing magnitude
to import, possess, and sell liquor unlawfully. Involved were not less than
The United States and the Cherokee Indians
The debate over the legality of sovereignty and acquired lands from the native Americans, specifically the Cherokee, has long been debated. The issues involved have included treaties, land sold, and the right of the Government to physically enforce their r
Hohokam (p. 7-8) Emerged during the 3rd century B.C. when ancestors of the Pima Indians began farming in the Gila River and Salt River valleys of southern Arizona. They built elaborate canal systems for irrigation that enabled them to harvest two crops per year, an
Copper and Molybdenum Deposits in the United States
Copper and molybdenum resources were not recognized as valuable
commodities until economic needs demanded the collection and processing of these
minerals in large amounts. The most expansive deposits of copper and molybdenum
occur in massive lo
Imagine the next time you step into the voting booth your ballot only lists one candidate to choose from. Or perhaps your ballot lists four candidates, but they are all from the Liberal party. Dictatorships are one party political systems that are ruled by one leader or an elite group of people unde
Beginning in the 1690's all the way to1775, Americas' population doubled every 25 years. Most settlers came to America in the 17th century, from Europe, to escape war, oppression, and absentee-landlordism. Under strict European rule they were not allowed the freedoms that were promised in the "New
Growing up in Canada and growing up in the United States for children these days is totally different from how it used to be. The idea of Canadian identity is an issue that not many people think about, and that most people take for granted. What you may not know, is that some of these differen
The Colonial American enlightenment ideals
compared to the British oppression
The development of enlightenment ideals such as equality, democracy, and religious freedom were more influential on the American c
Schenck vs. United States- 1919
HOLLIES, J. This is an indictment in three counts. The first charges a conspiracy to violate the Espionage Act of June 15, 1917 . . . by causing and attempting to cause insubordination, &c., in the military and naval forces of the United States, and to obstruct the
Can the United States Justify the Civil War
The definition of Manifest Destiny reads as: "The belief in the 1840's
in the inevitable territorial expansion of the United States, especially as
advocated by southern slaveholders who wished to extend slavery into new
territories." This explanation
of The United States of
The Constitution consists of a preamble, 7 articles , and 27 amendments. The first part of the constitution is the Preamble. The Preamble explains the purpose for writing the Constitution and the main ideas to be carried out by th
The United States As A World Power: How Much Longer Will The US Be The Policeman
of the World ?
The United States has been a super power for decades, and since America
has always involved themselves in other countries' problems. Instead of
isolationism, the country has practiced getti
Race, Class and Gender in the United States
• Priority on sex, race and class.
• Race and gender difference portrayed as unbridgeable and immutable. (not capable of change)
• Men and women portrayed as polar opposites’ with different abilities.
• While skinned people of Europ
Affirmative action is an attempt by the United States to amend a long history of racial discrimination and injustice. Our school textbook defines affirmative action as "a program established that attempts to improve the chances of minority applicants for educational or employment purposes, although
I. Did you know that the age group of eighteen to twenty-nine year olds has the lowest voter turn- out rate in the United States?
A. I think that this is appalling and unacceptable.
II. If anything is important within politics, it is who represents our beliefs, values, and moral
The loss of a fetus before it is able to live outside the womb is called
abortion. When abortion occurs spontaneously, it is often called a miscarriage.
Abortion can also be intentionally caused, or induced. Induced abortion is
regarded as a moral issue in some cultures. In others it is s