December 19, 2017

Infanticide

 

 

What does the term ‘infanticide’ mean? That is the first question one needs to answer when one starts working on this issue. The other term that may be used in this respect is infant homicide. Thus, what this notion presupposes is that children under the age of 12 months are killed intentionally according to the Infanticide Act of 1938.
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Indoor pollution

 

The term indoor pollution refers to all those kinds of pollution you get when you stay indoors. Obviously, we are dealing with indoor air pollution and there are a lot of sources from which it is coming.

We do not even notice how many things in our home are infectious. Every room has something that you will not be quite pleased about. The main sources of indoor air pollution are: personal hygiene products and excessive humidity in the bathroom; dust, carbon dioxide, allergens and carpet in the bedroom; bacteria and cooking pollutants in the kitchen; dust miles, allergens, carpet, humidifiers and pet hair in the living room as well as lots of other sources. If you are living in a private house, you should also take into account the fact that a lot of sources or indoor pollution are hidden in the attic, basement and garage. Want to learn more? Need to familiarize yourself with a more profound research on the issue under consideration? You will read a lot regarding indoor pollution at …

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Indian Reservation System

 

To put it simply, an Indian reservation is an area of land that is managed by the Native American tribe. This process is legal and is controlled under the US Bureau of Indian Affairs. What it important to understand is that this matter is not regulated by the governments of the US states even though the reservations are physically situated within the territory of a particular state.
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Independent counsels

 

When you start working on the subject of independent counsels, the first thing you need to do is to provide the definition of the term. So, the term ‘independent counsel’ refers to those attorneys that are appointed by the federal government in order to to prosecute and investigate federal government  representatives.
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Hunting

 

The main reason why hunting is widely discussed these days is because of the fact it is not quite ethical. Well, this issue is complicated because of the fact that hunting is the way of getting food. Apart from that, long ago it was the only known way of providing for the family. Surely, people also gathered berries and planted seeds but it was not enough to feed the family properly.
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Human experimentation

 

As soon as one comes across the issue of human experimentation, one most likely starts thinking about Nazi human experimentation. It was a terrible thing which involved a series of medical experiments.

Undoubtedly, there was no informed consent or willing participation in such kind of thing. People were simply forced to take active participation in these experiments which quite often resulted in permanent disability, disfigurement or death. In other words, these experiments can also be called medical torture.
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Hostages

 

If you decide to dig deeper, you will come across a lot of useful information regarding the development of the notion of hostage taking. Apart from that, you will also be able to learn more about the etymology of this term.

Speaking about the current state of affairs, hostage taking is considered to be a crime or even an act of terrorism. The criminal activity that involves taking hostages is also known as kidnapping. In 1979 the United Nations General Assembly adopted the International Convention against the Taking of Hostages. It presupposes that it is prohibited to take hostages. In case something like that occurs, the hostage takers are about to face some serious charges and to be punished.
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Home schooling

 

You are definitely aware of the fact that home schooling has both advantages and disadvantages. There are people who require home schooling which presupposes that any other alternative is not possible. These are those children who have some health issues.
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Overpopulation

 

One of the serious problems that we are facing these days is overpopulation. Apart from that, what it presupposes that there are more and more people on the streets. However, there are several other issues to take into consideration.

The thing is that there will be a greater demand for food as soon as the population of Earth starts growing considerably. What is important to keep in mind is that it is going to happen quite soon. You should keep in mind that the population of the planet is going to be 9 billion people. What it means is that we need to figure out how to feed all these people as well as how to produce enough food for all of them. Apart from, the food is not the only concern. These people should be provided with proper jobs in order to be able to support themselves and their families. In addition, they need to have a place to live: either their own or a rented one. Familiarize yourself with detailed information on the subject in question by going to …

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Middle East

 

In order to comprehend why the Middle East conflict still continues to exist, the first thing one needs to do is to figure out why it has started. So, here are a few factors that also play an important role in the development of the conflict.

To begin with, one should mention the fact that a lot of foreigners are involved into the conflict. What is meant by that is that a lot of countries also take participation in the conflict. These countries are: the United States of America, Great Britain, China, France, Russia and Germany. Another aspect to take into consideration is the desire to take control of oil resources in the Middle East. In addition, one should also highlight the issue of weapons sales which is a very profitable area. It is beneficial to keep the conflict going and it is the best way to sell more weapons. Corruption is also an integral element of the conflict. Probably, the conflict can end but it seems like some people want it to continue. Feel free to read more regarding this issue at…

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Working mothers

 

To begin with, the first thing one needs to figure is whether there are differences between being raised by a working mother and by a stay-at-home mother. There is no doubt that there will be a lot of arguments on this issue.

However, what is also important to understand is that it’s time to stop discriminating against working women who also want to be mothers. The thing is that in this case they will most likely need to find a job with a more flexible schedule. Yet, it is absolutely possible to be both: a mother and a successful woman that has already achieved a lot in her career and continues to do so after the birth of the child. Apart from that, at job interviews women are often asked the question of what matters to them more: pursuing their careers or having a family. The thing is that there is no need to choose only one of these aspects when it is absolutely possible to combine both. Unfortunately, some people fail to understand that. If you are willing to read more regarding working mothers, you will find a lot of useful information at …

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Toys

 

One the main concerns regarding the subject of toys is whether they are responsible for creating certain emotional or social problems. Let’s deal with this issue by reviewing several most common examples of toys.

The first toy that comes in mind is the Barbie doll. It seems like there is nothing wrong with it. Besides, every girl wants to have a Barbie and gets really happy when she finally gets one. The problem is that the way Barbie looks creates a false image of a woman. The doll helps to create the stereotype that a girl has to be slim, blond, leggy and with hourglass figure. Some girls start to believe that it is the way things are supposed to be. As a result, they start doing everything they can in order to look like that. As soon as something goes wrong, they tend to get really upset or even depressed. Apart from that, they get this false idea that being thin is going to make them popular and successful. In addition, the aspect of being thin is closely connected with the issue of bulimia or anorexia nervosa. Familiarize yourself with more examples here …

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Tough love

 

It is possible to say that “tough love” is the form of parental method which some parents use in order to teach their children something. In such cases, parents are usually very serious, rarely express their emotions as well as rarely show hos much they actually love their children.
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Title IX

 

Before proceeding to the question whether Title IX has helped women’s sports or not, find out more about the issue itself as well as its explanation. Title IX is the law which is the part of the United States Education Amendments of 1972. The main idea is as follows: no person can be excluded from taking participation in any educational program or sports activity on the basis of sex. To put it simpler, the laws protects the rights of both women and men to take parts in various programs as well as different sports activities.
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Sports parents

 

The most important question regarding sports parents is whether there is some effect on children when parents push them to do sports. The subject is quite controversial which is the reason why there are at least two points of view to take into consideration.
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Muslim Americans

 

The most important aspect to keep in mind is that the United States of America is the home to many  races. Thus, one of the most diverse populations of Muslims lives in the USA. The reason why Muslims decide to come to the United States of America is that they are looking for new economic opportunities as well as for democratic freedom which is unavailable in their countries.
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Models

 

A lot of teenage girls idolize models and want to be like them. Apart from that, these girls are convinced that models look in real life in the same way in which we see them on TV and in magazines. However, they do not take into account the fact that those photos we see are photoshopped. In addition, they also wear a lot of make up.
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Literacy

 

When one is dealing with the issue of literacy on the example of the United States of America, the first issue to address is whether Americans are literate. It is rather logical to provide statistic data when one is working on the topic of literacy in the United States of America.
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Internet and children

 

Obviously, you are aware of the fact that children these days are much smarter than their predecessors. The internet as well as technological progress in general has played a significant role in that.

What is important to mention is that children have learned so much because of the fact that almost all of them have computers, tablets or phones. As a result, it is easier for them to get information and to perceive it. In addition, as soon as the child starts using a computer or a tablet, she or he will immediately learn how to use it and it is not going to take a lot of time. The most logical explanation for that is that their brain works faster. They are able to master something quicker which is a great benefit due to the fact that they may get a lot of useful knowledge in such an early age. Speaking about the internet itself, there are lots of resources with the help of which a child can learn more. That is why, the child should definitely use them as an additional source of information. Learn more about this subject at…

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Gay marriage

 

Why do we have so many arguments regarding the issue of gay marriage? The thing is that gay marriage is something quite different which is the reason why some people find it hard to comprehend. As a result, they tend to have a strong negative opinion regarding the issue in question.
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Managed health care

 

To begin with, the main idea of managed health care is to reduce the cost of health care as well as to improve its quality. In general, there are lots of various options to get health care. The most common ones are Medicaid and Medicare.

Speaking about managed health care in particular, it is important to highlight the fact that your plan will cost more if you want to make it flexible. The three most common managed health care plans include: Preferred Provider Organizations, Health Maintenance Organizations and Point of Service. Within the HMO only the care within the network will be paid for. PPO are going to pay more if you decide to get care within the network. Yet, part of the cost will still be paid for in case you want to get care outside the network. The last plan has the option of choosing between HMO and PPO each time you need the services of medical health care. If you require more information regarding the issue under consideration, feel free to find everything you need by visiting …

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Malpractice insurance

 

We are all familiar with the issue of malpractice in medicine. Obviously, a lot of things can happen in our life and everyone is allowed to make mistakes. However, the price for such mistakes is very high.

The other aspect that is important in this respect is malpractice insurance. The thing is that every person should be aware of the fact that it is possible to get such situations covered with malpractice insurance. There are two major types of this type of insurance: occurrence and claims-made.
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Majority rule in Africa

 

The issue of the majority of rule is connected with the subject of apartheid in South Africa. Yet, the topic of majority rule is related to the era of postapartheid in this country.

Nelson Mandela become the president of the ANC in 1991. His main idea was to settle the conflict peacefully and he did everything he could in order to pursue that goal. Luckily, the peaceful agreement regarding the future of South Africa was reached in 1993. Nelson Mandela received a Nobel Peace Prize for this achievement later.
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Long-term care insurance

 

As you have already understood, long-term care insurance is different from the traditional insurance. The thing is that this type of insurance is designed in order to cover long-term services. Personal and custodial care in various settings is covered as well. A person is able to select a wide range of services.
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Logging in national forests

 

The problem of logging in national forests is a very serious issue. However, we still do not pay enough attention to it. The thing is that such neglect may have some very negative consequences for the whole mankind.

One of the main reasons why forests are cut off is because of the fact that this land is used in order to build something. In most cases houses or shopping malls are built on such territories. It is obvious why it is beneficial for business. However, one should also keep in mind that it is dangerous to cut off a lot of trees as it is one of the main sources of clean air. Therefore, we are making the situation even worse as the air we breathe these days is not as clean as it used to be.
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Line-item veto

 

The line-item veto is also called the partial veto. It presupposes that the executive has the power to cancel or nullify specific provisions of a bill without the process of vetoing the whole legislative package. Senator Bob Dole introduced this bill on January 4, 1995. It was signed into law by President Bill Clinton on April 9, 1996.
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Life after death

 

Probably, the most important aspect in terms of such issue as life after death is whether or not you believe in it. What is also significant to understand is that there are several interpretations regarding the possible forms of life after death.

The most common belief of religious people is that our soul departs into either heaven or hell after we die. It all depends on our behavior in this life. Other people are convinced that nothing happens to us after we die. These are usually those people who consider themselves to be agnostic. In addition, there is also another group of people who are sure that reincarnation is possible. As a result, a person can be anything or anyone after they die.

What one should take into account is that it is really difficult to hold a conversation dealing with the issue in question due to the fact that there is no proof regarding any of these theories. However, there are lots of various options which you can learn more about by going to …

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Land-mines

 

Speaking about the different types of land-mines, there are two kinds to mention: anti-vehicle and anti-personnel mines. However, the type of a land-mine does not really matter when we talk about the difficulties which they cause.

The thing is that a lot of mines are still hidden somewhere in the ground. What is more, one may not even know about their existence. As a result, it may blow up when a person is walking. Apart from that, it does not necessarily have to be some deserted territory or something of that kind. The problem is that mines are quite often hidden in those places which a lot of people use in order to get to work or to other destinations. In addition, children who play outside quite often might find such land-mines as well.
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Labor unions

 

When working on the issue of labor unions, one should begin by conducting a thorough research in order to learn more about the way in which it all has originated. First labor unions were organized in the 18th century.  It happened during the industrial revolution in Europe. A huge surge of new workers has appeared which is the reason why they all needed proper representation.
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Ku Klux Klan

 

Obviously, you are aware of the fact that the Ku Klux Klan is the name of the movement. To be more specific, there were three distinctive movements that occurred in the United States of America. The first one began as violence against African Americans increased. It happened during the Reconstruction Era in the 1860s. The second movement was very large. This movement occurred in the 1920s and had a nationwide organization. The current manifestation of the Ku Klux Klan is quite often referred to as the activity of the hate groups.
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Juvenile justice

 

Speaking about juvenile justice, the main issue here is whether those children or teenagers who have committed serious crimes should be tried as adults. The subject is intricate and involves lots of different aspects which is the reason why the best way to try and understand it is to remain completely objective.
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Judicial double jeopardy

 

When dealing with the issue of double jeopardy, the first thing you need to do is to understand what this notion means. Thus, double jeopardy presupposes that a the person is not going to be prosecuted for the second time after they have already been acquitted or convicted.
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Japanese American Internment

 

Japanese American Internment or the Internment of the Japanese Americans was the forced relocation of nearly 120, 000 Americans who had Japanese ancestry. It happened in the United States of America. These people were forced to move from the Pacific Ocean to the interior of the country. The removal was ordered in 1942 after Japan performed attack on Pearl Harbor.
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Ivory trade

 

We are all aware of the fact that ivory trade is an awful thing that does not benefit anyone apart from those people who get illegal money for it. That is why, it is quite obvious why some people decide to do this: one usually gets a lot of money for selling ivory.
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IRS reform

 

There have been lots of discussions regarding the Internal Revenue Service and the way it works. The main idea is as follows: experts are convinced that this organization fails to perform its functions in the way that is beneficial both for the country and the people which is the reason why something has to be done about it. The most logical solution is to suggest a reform with the help of which the situation can be changed for the better.
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Internet regulation

 

Is internet regulation a good or a bad thing? Are there any examples that prove that it is a great idea? These are the first questions to answer when you are working on the topic of internet regulation.

To begin with, internet regulation seems like an outrageous idea for a democratic country. Apart from that, the internet is the only place where you can place anything you want, express your opinion regarding something or give some constructive criticism while remaining anonymous. Probably, the fact that the internet is not regulated says a lot about the level of democracy in the country as it is a very positive characteristic.
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Intelligence quotient

 

Intelligence quotient is a test that has been designed in order to assess human intelligence. It is usually done in the form of a standardized test. The higher your score, the more intelligent you are considered to be.

These tests are used in order place a child in a particular school that is the most suitable variant for a kid; to assess the intellectual disability of a person or to evaluate a job applicant. Speaking about factors that influence the level of our IQ, the first one to mention in this respect is the genetic factor.   The level of genetic influence is different depending on a particular person. However, this aspect is of key significance. Apart from that, it is also important to mention environmental factors. To be more specific, the type of life which a person chooses to lead affects their intelligence immensely.
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Insanity

 

Insanity is a set of behaviors that are described as abnormal mental patterns. There are lots of ways in which insanity can be manifested. It is possible that a person may become dangerous which in most cases results in the complete isolation from the society.
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Information revolution

 

In order to understand what the term ‘information revolution’ stands for, you will need to provide its explanation. So, the term refers to the trends in technology, economy and social life beyond the Industrial Revolution.

As you have probably understood, the main aspect of information revolution is the growing importance of information in economic, technological and social fields. Apart from that, it is significant to mention that information has become the key field of interest within many sciences.
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Infertility

 

It is important to highlight the fact that male infertility is also quite common. Yet, in most cases it is possible to treat reproductive problems with high-tech procedures or infertility drugs. It is necessary to mention some statistic data regarding the issue under consideration. The thing is that in the United States of America 10 to 15 % of all couples are infertile.
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Performance-enhancing substances

 

In order to dwell upon performance-enhancing drugs in detail, one needs to understand why some people decide to use them. The thing is that some athletes are convinced that taking these drugs is going to help them win. We are all aware of the fact that the desire to become the champion is huge. However, it is not always worth it as performance-enhancing substances pose a lot of threats to your health apart from the fact that one may get disqualified.
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Paranormal phenomena

 

The first thing to understand about paranormal phenomena is that these are those events that are impossible to explain with the scope of science. They lie beyond the normal experience of a person. However, the examples of various paranormal phenomena are quite often illustrated by proof that include photos and videos. Speaking about the most common examples of paranormal phenomena, they are as follows: ghosts, unidentified flying objects, extrasensory perception, psychic abilities, extraterrestrial life and cryptids.
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Overfishing

 

The notion ‘overfishing’ presupposes that too much fish is caught which makes it less possible or even impossible for the fish to breed. In such a way, it makes it harder to replenish the population which may lead to the complete disappearance of fish as a species.
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Organized crime

 

Organized crime is that kind of problem that the whole mankind has been trying to tackle for a very long period of time. The definition of organized crime quite often varies depending on the country we are talking about. However, the main activities of the majority of organized crime groups include: human trafficking, drugs, weapons, illicit goods, money laundering and armed robbery.
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Organic gardening

 

One of the main ideas regarding organic gardening is to take good care of the soil as well as to minimize the negative impact on plants. Five areas of organic gardening are distinguished: landscape horticulture, floriculture, olericulture, postharvest physiology and pomology.
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Organ transplants

 

It is obvious that a person requires an organ transplant when one of their organs fails which may happen because of an injury or an illness.

However, it is not that easy to get an organ transplant due to the fact that the list of people is huge while the number of organs is small. Apart from that, it is important to make sure that the donor matches to the recipient in order to reduce the risk of organ transplantation. To be more specific, the body of the recipient may reject the transplant. When it happens, it means that the immune system of the recipient attacks the new organ.
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Opportunistic accounting

 

In order to fully comprehend the issue if opportunistic accounting, one should start by finding out more about positive accounting. It is the type of academic accounting research the main aim of which is to try and predict accounting practices.

Speaking about opportunistic accounting in detail, it is considered that managers act to their self-interests. What it means is that they usually use only those policies with the help of which they as well as the firm are able to benefit. One of the ideas behind the opportunistic accounting method is to alter the earning figures that is going to help attain the desired outcome.
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Offshore drilling

 

Before you start working on the issue of offshore drilling, make sure that you understand what it means as well as how it works. So, offshore drilling presupposes the extraction of natural resources from the seabed. Most commonly one is trying to extract oil, water or gas.
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Obesity

 

 

In order to understand what obesity means, one should take into account the following: the weight of an obese person is at least 10% greater than the recommended weight for a person. Taking into account statistic data regarding the United States of America, it should be mentioned that over a third of the population of this country is obese. Children are also at risk as 17% of children suffer from obesity as well.
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Nuclear proliferation

 

To begin with, one needs to understand what nuclear proliferation means. To put it simply, it is the spread of nuclear weapons as well as that kind of technology that might be applicable in this case. It is quite obvious that a lot of nations do not support the idea of spreading nuclear weapons as it poses danger to the society.
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Non-smoker’s rights

 

When dealing with the issue of the rights of a non-smoker, the first thing that comes to mind is that every non-smoker has the right to breath clean air. However, it is not always possible as there are a lot of smokers around. For this reason, it is of great importance to create special places for smokers in order to make life easier for both smokers and non-smokers.
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Noise pollution

 

Even though we get used to the sounds we hear every day, some of them may have very severe consequences. It is important to understand what noise pollution is. The best way to illustrate it is to provide an example. When traffic sounds give you headache, it is considered to be noise pollution as it distracts you from doing your everyday activities as well as creates difficulties.
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National Missile Defense System

 

To begin with, the national missile defense is a generic term. It represents the system of various types of national defense that are used in order to secure peace within the country as well as to shield it from possible missile threats.

Quite often this term is used in relation to the program in the United States of America. To be more specific, it is the antimissile program which has been developing since the 1990s. The issue that has  always been at the forefront is whether it is possible to build a proper missile defense system. Apart from that, it has to operate smoothly and that is one of the aspects which experts do not agree on.
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NATO expansion

 

The subject of NATO expansion is also referred to as the enlargement of NATO. Basically, these two terms represent the same idea. It means the adding of new members to NATO. Currently this military alliance consists of twenty-six European countries and two North American countries. They represent the system of collective defense. To put it in a simple way, it means that other countries are going to defend the state that is facing some dangerous situation or military conflict.
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Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

 

As it can be understood from its name, Mothers Against Drunk Driving is an organization that is trying to deal with drunk driving. The organization is nonprofit and is based in the United States of America and Canada.

At first, the name of this organization was as follows: Mothers Against Drunk Drivers. However, it was changed to Mothers Against Drunk Driving due to the fact that the main aim is to tackle the issue in general instead of targeting particular individuals. Major aspects that the organization is working with include: education regarding the dangers of drunk driving, victim assistance, providing help to victims of drunk driving, trying to help maintain the minimum legal drinking age at 21 years, as well as assisting in developing strict policies regarding driving violations.
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Missing children

 

The issue of missing children is quite complex because of the fact that there are various reasons why children go missing. Therefore, the most important thing to do is to understand what the real reason is.

To begin with, a child with autism may go missing merely because this child has several psychological issues. Quite often it results in the desire to wander as well as to stay away from other people. Another reason is that some children decide to run away voluntarily. It may be the reaction to some fight with the parents or the child may simply be mad at their parents. The situation gets worse when the child is abducted. Apart from that, children quite often become targets of those people who exploit them sexually or sell for organs. The last aspect to take into consideration is some sort of disaster or incident. The thing is that the child may go missing until the details of the incident are clear.
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Migrant workers

 

The term ‘migrant worker’ is usually used in relation to people who work outside of their home country. However, the definitions may vary. For instance, this term may be used in order to describe a worker who is moving across their own country in order to earn money.
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Migrant education

 

To begin with, the main idea of this program is to make sure that migratory children are provided with high quality education. Apart from that, one of the main goals is to make sure that these children are not penalized for missing classes when they are moving among the country.
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Mergers

 

To put it simply, a merger is a the combining of two or more companies. In such a way, the stockholders of one company are offered the securities of the acquiring company in order to surrender their stock.

Mergers can be of different types. The first one to mention is called the horizontal merger. It presupposes that the companies that are about to merge tend to be in direct competition. Thus, they share the same markets. The model of a vertical merger is as follows: it is either a customer and company or a supplier and company. The market-extension merger means that there are two companies but they have different markets on which they sell their products. Speaking about the product-extension marker, it presupposes that two companies sell different but quite related products and they do it on the same market. Finally the conglomeration is the situation when two companies do not have any common business areas. Willing to find out more about the issue under consideration? Do not hesitate to go to …

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Medical ethics: human trials

 

Participants that are involved in conducting medical research are called human volunteers. These are those people who have voluntarily agreed to be the part of an experiment. As you have already understood, the main idea of such clinical or human trials is to learn something new in terms of medical knowledge in order to be able to cure diseases as well as help people get better in a faster way.
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Space exploration (pros and cons)

 

Space exploration is undoubtedly a huge step in the development of our mankind. However, it is important to keep in mind that this process has drawbacks apart from benefits.

Let us begin with the pros of space exploration. The most obvious thing to mention is that space exploration helps to gain new information about space as well as provides future generation with more knowledge in this area. Some of the mysteries are going to be resolved in case space exploration moves forward. Space exploration presupposes innovation which in most cases is a good outcome.
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Single parent families

 

Probably, the first thing that crosses our minds when we think about single parent families is that it takes a lot of courage and effort to raise a child alone. That is one of the reasons why we have a lot of respect for both mothers and father who decide to raise the child on their own. Obviously, it is difficult. Perhaps, sometimes it feels like you are the only one you can really rely on and that no one is there to help you.
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Sex discrimination

 

Unfortunately, what we witness nowadays is that sex discrimination has become the part of our lives even though it should not have happened. The most striking examples of sex discrimination are usually met in the workplace.

In order to provide a deeper understanding of the issue, one needs to highlight the situations which characterize sexual harassment. So, they are: request for sexual favors, verbal harassment of sexual nature, physical harassment of sexual nature, offensive comments regarding another person’s sex, teasing and some other instances. The situation is considered to be the example of sexual harassment when the incidents are severe and frequent which leads to creating uncomfortable and hostile work environment.
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Serial murders

 

As soon as you start researching the subject of serial murders in detail, you will realize that there is actually a lot of things to find out more about. As a result, it is definitely going to take a lot of time before you come up with everything you require regarding the issue in question.
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Search and seizure

 

The right of a person to be protected from unreasonable government intrusion is secured in the Fourth Amendment to the U.S Constitution. To be more specific, the Fourth Amendment protection includes the following aspects. To begin with, it is the protection from being searched by the police officer. The search of the person’s personal items as well as their residential places are also included. What is more, the person is also protected from physical apprehension by the law enforcement officer.
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Runaways

 

At first, it may seem that the reason why children decide to run away is obvious. However, everything is not that simple because of the fact that there are at least several reasons why some children decide to leave their homes.

The first one to mention is the situation when the child has had a huge fight with their parents. As a result, the kid is mad which results in very impulsive actions. In most cases children are convinced that they are better off without their parents. What is more, they are sure that they will manage on their own.
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Reproductive technology

 

A woman may choose to try Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) in case she cannot get pregnant after medical treatment or after surgical techniques. The ART is a complex procedure which require detailed consultation with the doctor as well as heath care provider.
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Repressed memory therapy

 

The following aspect is of major importance in terms of understanding what the notion ‘repressed memory therapy’ means: the idea is that some traumatic memories are buried deep down in our subconsciousness. As a result, they can affect our current behavior. This type of therapy is used in order to treat depression, insomnia, bulimia, sexual inhibition and excessive anxiety.
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Renewable energy

 

The first thing to mention in terms of renewable energy are those exact types of energy that are renewable. So, these are: solar, wind, ocean and geothermal energy. The next thing to find out more about are the reasons why renewable energy is so important.
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Recycling

 

Undoubtedly, it is obvious why recycling is so important, especially these days. However, it is also necessary to understand that everything is not that simple. To be more specific, one needs to know how a particular kind of waste should be recycled.
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Radon pollution

 

To begin with, one needs to know that radon is a radioactive gas that can be mostly found in water, soils and rock across the whole USA. The reason why it is so dangerous is because of the fact that this gas can cause lung cancer. What is more, it has the tendency to gather in people’s homes in very high concentrations which has a negative influence on their health.
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Rainforest

 

To begin with, it is necessary to find out what the term ‘rainforest’ presupposes. Rainforests are those types of forests in which high rainfall occurs. Rainforests can be of two types: tropical and temperate.

Rainforests are very important from the medical point of view due to the fact that nearly one quarter of natural medicines have been discovered in rainforests. In addition, there are lots of different species of insects, plants and microorganisms living in rainforests that have not been discovered yet. Clearly, there are some other reasons why rainforests are so significant for our planet. One of them is that naturally a rainforest emits a huge amount of carbon dioxide. Apart from all those points that have already been mentioned, it is also necessary to highlight the fact that rainforests quite often serve as tourist destinations.
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Quebec separatism

 

The reason why the Quebec sovereignty movement started was because of the fact that Quebec separatists wanted to get a special status for Quebec. They were considering several options among which were the following: a new form of association that was going to be based on the principle of equality with English Canada, a complete independence or a special status within the confederation.
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Public housing reform

 

The Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1998 is the document through which public housing reform is represented. The Act was signed on October 21, 1998 by President Clinton. The major aspects to mention are the following: the idea to reduce poverty in public housing; support of families which are making the transition from welfare to going to work; giving access to housing assistance for those families that are the poorest and raising of the performance standards regarding public housing agencies.
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Prozac

 

Prozac is one of the most common medications that is used in order to treat depression. In other words, Prozac is an antidepressant.  Apart from treating depression, this drug is also used in order to deal with obsessive-compulsive disorder, bulimia, panic disorder and binge-eating.
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Prison reform

 

The whole idea behind the prison reform is to improve the conditions inside prisons. What is more, the aim is also to create a penal system that is more effective.

Apart from that, it is time to start thinking about possible alternatives to imprisonment. Perhaps, it is possible to impose another kind of punishment when the offense is minor. The thing is that imprisonment has very negative impact on a person’s health. The problem is that prisons are quite often overcrowded, medical care is not appropriate and the nutrition is poor. Apart from that, staying in prison quite often results in the development of psychiatric disorders. The reason why it is important to keep prisoners healthy is that sooner or later the majority of them is going to return to the wider society. As a result, they are going to be in direct contact with lots of other people. That is why, prisoners’ health is the issue of public concern. In order to read more regarding the issue in question as well as to find out more about the importance of prison reform, do not hesitate to visit …

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Prison privatization

 

The most important argument in favor of private prisons is that it is a great way for the government to save money. The main argument is that private prisons are run more efficiently. What is more, it is cheaper. In addition, it saves taxpayers their money. However, private prisons have been widely criticized as well. The most common accusations include corruption, convict leasing and corrosive incentives. Another aspect to take into consideration is the following: it is believed that that private prisons are more concerned about making their own profit rather than saving the money of taxpayers.
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Population control

 

To begin with, the notion of population control presupposes that the size of the population is artificially altered. The aim is to be able to manage all people on the planet. The most popular example of human population control is the Chinese “one-child policy”.
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Political prisoners

 

As you have obviously understood, the term ‘political prisoner’ presupposes that a person has expressed opposing or criticizing views which the government of a particular country is not happy about. As a result, such people may end up in prison.

What is clear is that the person gets imprisoned because of their participation in a political activity. Yet, it is also necessary to understand that there is no universal definition of such notion as political prisoners. There are guidelines according to which it is possible to define who a political prisoner is. They have been singled out by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. Among those guidelines are: the detention is imposed merely because of political reasons; the length of the detention does not correlate with the offense; the person is held in a discriminatory manner; the judicial proceedings that resulted in imposing a detention are clearly unfair as well as some other criteria. In case you need to find out more about the subject under consideration, feel free to familiarize yourself with a thorough research here …

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Plastic surgery

 

It is obvious that the main reason why people decide to undergo a plastic surgery is the desire to become more attractive. However, it is important to keep in mind that such surgeries have a lot of risks that should be taken into consideration before making the final decision.
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Kinds of punishment for cyberbullying

 

Obviously, you have heard such term as cyberbullying which presupposes that a person is bullied online. It may be realized via instant messages, comments, posts or any other form that is available using electronic technology.

The reason why this issue is so important is that cyberbullying has very unpleasant consequences for the kid. For instance, such child is more likely to start drinking and using drugs. What is more, they are going to miss school or be unwilling to attend it. As a result, their grades will be poor which will create problems with the studying process. Apart from that, cyberbullying lowers self-esteem and may result in mental heath problems.
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Body image

 

The issue of body image is widely discussed these days. It is a good sign that this problem has been raised as we have been believing in the same stereotypes for too long. To be more specific, the majority is convinced that only those people who are born beautiful manage to become successful. What is more, this person does not merely have to be beautiful. This person also needs to be thin.
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Demand for beauty by society

 

There are lots of issues that are rooted deeply in our society. One of such issues is the demand for beauty. Somehow we manage to judge people depending on their appearance and jump to conclusions based on that judgment.

What is more, our beauty image is in most cases influenced by the media. In other words, we really tend to believe that a person has to be thin, beautiful and with perfectly white teeth in order to succeed in life. In addition, this idea is still cultivated. To be more specific, some girls really believe that the only way to achieve all their goals is merely to be born beautiful as such people tend to get everything they want.
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Addiction to cosmetic surgery

 

Probably, you are wondering whether such notion as addiction to cosmetic surgery is a real thing. Well, you will be surprised to know that it is. What is more, people get so obsessed with the idea of becoming the beauty ideal that they forget how many dangers such operations pose for their heath.
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Cyber security

Undoubtedly,  you are aware of the fact that cyber crime is a serious issue these days. What is more,  the situation gets worse as it is not that easy to catch a hacker. Their ways are subtle. Besides, they are rather smart which presupposes that they always improve their techniques and come up with new possible alternatives to steal someone’s money, personal data or sensitive information.
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Discrimination in the workplace

 

Discrimination in the workplace still exists. What is more, it can be observed every day even in such developed countries as the United States of America, Great Britain, Germany and Sweden. Yet, the best example to use in order to illustrate the issue is the USA. In addition, discrimination in the workplace is at the forefront there right now.
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Profiling

 

As soon as one comes across the notion of profiling, one is most likely going to think about racial profiling. There is no need to explain that racial profiling is a huge problem. It is closely connected with the issue of stereotypes. Yet, it is better to dwell upon it by providing a few examples to illustrate the notion better.
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Global marketing trends

 

Global marketing trends change every year. That is not surprising as our world, the services and technologies we use change as well. Here is the list of global marketing trends that are most likely to become very popular in 2015.

The first trend to mention is transparency. It is going to become one of the most important tools in marketing. Radical transparency presupposes that the consumer knows exactly what the company is doing as well as how all their personal data is processed and used. It is that kind of thing that is going to win the customer over. The next one is such notion as Chief Simplifier Officers. They are going to make sure that the service is easy to use and does not create any problems for customers. Another thing to mention is that we are going to witness a lot of professional marketing technologists emerge. What is more, we are also going to observe the fast development of media agencies. In order to familiarize yourself with other marketing trends, do not hesitate to proceed to …

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Zionism

 

The first thing to comprehend is the reason why zionism started. So, zionism is the nationalist movement of the Jews which was aimed at creating and supporting the Jewish national state in Palestine.

During the 16th and 17th centuries the so-called messiahs tried to persuade the Jews to return to their homeland in Palestine. In addition, the Jews were also urged to assimilate and become the part of the Western culture. It is quite obvious that the Jews did not assimilate completely. What is more, they started to promote the idea of creating a settlement of artisans and farmers in Palestine.
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Women in the armed services

 

When one is dealing with the issue of women in the armed services, the first thing one is most likely to mention is the issue of women in the military.

Probably, a lot of people are aware of the fact that women have taken a participation in the armed conflicts for a very long period of time. However, this issue has not always been widely discussed. To be more specific, the fact that women actively helped during wartime was hidden for many years. Women have started to take active participation in the armed conflicts since the Revolutionary War. However, they had to disguise themselves. Even if they were accepted to serve in the military, their roles had been rather auxiliary. The situation began to change for the better in the 20th century. The Pentagon started to realize that both men and women are important on the battlefield.
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Water shortage

 

Water shortage is a serious issue that requires proper attention. However, this problem has been at the forefront only for a little while because of the fact that the majority of people is unaware of possible consequences.

You may not realize it but not all nations on the planet have access to the clean and safe water on the daily basis. Statistic data state that these days 1 billion people do not have clear water. Obviously, you understand that this number is huge. What it presupposes is that these people cannot drink clean and safe water. As a result, they usually tend to drink the available water in the region they live in which has very negative consequences for their health.
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Waste management

Why is waste management so important? What is the aim of it? What are the steps we can take in order to make our planet a cleaner place to live?

These are all those questions a person needs to find answers to in the process of researching the issue of waste management. Not all people on the planet may be aware of all those dangers which waste poses. The thing is that we are the society of consumers which presupposes that we use a lot. Well, we use even more than we need. As a result, we produce a lot of waste. The problem is that not all nations on the planet take the issue of waste disposal and waste management seriously. As a result, it is quite possible to see huge piles of garbage on the side of the road.
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War crimes and justice

 

Probably, the first thing that crosses your mind when you come across the notion of war crime is genocide. More specifically, you may even think about the Holocaust. It is important to remember that the list of war crimes is huge. Besides, the humanity may not even know about the half of them. In order to understand what this term presupposes, you should find out more detailed information on the subject in question.
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Test tube babies

 

The notion ‘test tube babies’ is another way of referring to such type of reproductive technology as in vitro fertilization. The procedure presupposes that the egg is going to be fertilized outside the woman’s body (usually in a laboratory dish) and then implanted into the uterus.
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Television-ratings codes

 

To begin with, one needs to understand why television content rating systems have been created and what their main purpose is. So, the aim is to give the viewer the idea regarding the program that she or he is about to watch. Thus, it is much easier to determine whether it is more suitable for children or adults.
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Teenage pregnancy

 

You realize how horrible the situation with teen pregnancy is as soon as you start looking through statistic data. Thus, in the year of 2012 nearly 400, 000 babies were born to women who are 15-19 years old.

Teen pregnancy quite often comes as a shock to mothers-to-be and their families. Apart from that, it also brings serious economic and social costs. The thing is that a lot of girls tend to drop out of school when they get pregnant. The majority of them does not go back to school. It means that they neglect their education and do not even consider having a career. That is the reason why it is so important to promote sex education. Girls all over the world need to know how to prevent pregnancy as well as familiarize themselves with all those risks they face when they are having unprotected sex.
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Technology export controls

 

There is no need to highlight the fact that the procedure of export control is complex and is comprised of a lot of of significant elements. Let’s take a closer look at this issue on the example of the U.S. export control system.

The reason why the export control system is so significant is because of the fact that it helps to control all those goods that come to the country in order to provide national security. In case some product is suspicious, its access to the country is limited. In addition, this system helps to prevent the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction into the country.
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Teacher standards

 

In order to be an inspiring teacher, the person who has decided to succeed in this area has to adhere to certain rules as well as be able to meet a lot of standards. Here is the list of several aspects each teacher should aspire to in order to become a professional.
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Surrogate mothers

 

If a couple cannot get pregnant, one of the possible options is to use the surrogate mother. Yet, this issue should be viewed in detail in order to understand the reasons why some people decide to use surrogate mothers. So, the most common ones include: the woman may have problems with uterus; her uterus may have been removed; some conditions might make it medically risky for the woman to get pregnant. An example of the latter is severe heart disease.
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Sudden infant death syndrome

 

What the sudden infant death syndrome explains is the situation when a seemingly healthy baby who is less than one year unexpectedly dies during their sleep. The exact cause of death is unknown. However, it is possible that sudden infant death syndrome is linked to the abnormalities in the brain of the baby. To be more specific, we are dealing with those portions of brain that control arousal from sleep and breathing.
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