Politics : Law & Legal & Attorney
We must go where facts lead us, and make our determinations thusly. Even if they are uncomfortable, or contradictory to what we've always been led to believe. We simply cannot choose what is true, and what is not. The only thing we can choose, is which side of the political aisle we want to aff
Guantanamo - Embarrassment or effective tool in the war on terror! President Obama has made one thing perfectly clear, both during his campaign and without hesitation once becoming president of our country. Guantanamo, sometimes affectionately referred to as Gitmo, has got to go.
The Constitution survived and remained largely unchanged into the first decade of the 20th century. During this time the American experiment had grown to become hugely successful and the United States of America became the most prosperous nation in the world, envied for the liberty and freedom that
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints has an extensive system of leadership to keep the church connected and organized. The elders quorum is a fraternity formed by all LDS churches who have enough ordained men. The elders quorum president oversees the organization and duties of the elders
The President of the United States serves as the leader of the executive branch of the federal government. The president is also the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the United States. Barack Obama serves as the 44th President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold t
Women's rights in Arabian countries are steadily improving to be more in line with the rights enjoyed by men. According to the Association of Women's Rights in Development, they are still a long way from complete equality. With many laws improving in women's favor, many of the social and cultural tr
Throughout the course of every presidency, a president will be judged by his approval ratings. The more liked a president is, the better it is assumed he is doing as president. Although the USA is going through some tough times with regards to the economy, Obama's approval ratings remain high.
Folding a flag, whether for school or the state capital building, is extremely important and should not be taken lightly. Folding the flag incorrectly shows disrespect to the state and the others around you, so if you are in charge of hanging and folding the state of West Virginia's flag, you need t
What if you're convinced your country is in a war that's unwinnable? What if everyone in the Defense and State Departments believe there's no realistic chance of achieving any sort of victory? And what if, even though they know better, they continue to lie in public and state that con
The Freemasons consider themselves a brotherhood of like-minded men who meet together to socialize and carry out charitable work. Despite having a reputation as a "secret society," Masons can reveal their membership if they choose. The society itself keeps the identity of members confidential, howev
We have a politically divided national government. The President is a Democrat and the Democrats are in control of the Senate. In the House of Representatives Republicans are in control. Some are members of the "Tea Party" faction, while the rest align themselves with more traditional Repu
Serbians are attacking U.S. embassies because we have destroyed their country. Serbia used to include the area now called Kosovo. Kosovo was forming militant separatist cells. Serbia tried to stop this and it got ugly. Both sides claim war crimes. We intervened on the side of the Kosovars. The U.S.,
I know that this is the time for an American Woman to become President of the United States of America.Irregardless of the "right or wrong" of that. No matter your concern about a woman leading the Nation. And most especially, ignoring those for whom have knowledge that having such a femal
There seems to be a lot of misled Neoconservatives despite the growing Libertarian movement. After careful analysis, we decided to construct a top 10 list consisting of the best ways to convert a Neoconservative into a Liberty fanatic.
President Obama has selected Michael Bromwich as his new watchdog for the oil and gas industry. Bromwich's selection coincided with Interior Secretary Salazar's announcement that he is restructuring the Minerals Management Service (MMS) and renaming the agency Bromwich will lead as the Bur
Scientists track the migration and mortality of birds by banding and tagging. In "bird banding" a metal band is placed around a bird's leg. Bird "tagging" attaches a small radio or satellite transmitter instead. Tagging can also refer to a procedure, only performed by government agencies, called web
Forming a homeowner's association is actually not a difficult task to accomplish. It simply takes some research and organization on the part of the person heading it up and some willing participants to join the cause. Here are some tips to get you started and well on your way to establishing and run