• Drug Legalization By Seth Sprague
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    Page 1. I think that society should permit the use of drugs for recreational purposes. After all, over twenty years of troop sweeps, police actions and military rhetoric, the evidence is all around us. The war on drugs has flopped. It has been more then ineffective and has actually made things worse. We as American citizens have to wake up and realize that there will never be a "drug free" utopia that we have been promised. People will always be willing to experiment with their bodies and use d...
  • Raves Drugs At Rave
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    Raves are a special kinds of parties where people dance and socialize. At these parties there are a wide range of people who have a distinct style of clothing and life style. Because there are usually drugs and alcohol at raves, they remain illegal in most places. Due to the secluded locations and the underground nature of these parties, they are not usually raided up by the police. Although raves are relatively safe places to be because of the low number of incidents involving violence, they ar...
  • Juveniles Tried As Adult
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    Since the beginning of time justice officials have been faced with a difficult decision should juvenile offenders be given smaller sentences because of their age. Today officials still are having trouble with this situation. Some experts believe some offender should be tried as adults, others believe no juvenile offenders should be tried as adults and some even think all should be tried as adults. My opinion Juvenile criminals the way all offenders should be tried. According to Mr. Steve Smith 4...
  • Drugs The American Trend
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    IS IT TRENDY TO USE DRUGS There is a great change in cultural trend between now and the old America. Some changes such as technology benefit society, and some such as drug use don t. The use of drugs is one of the negative cultural trends that we are experiencing right now. There are more people who use drugs now than ever before. Although there is a huge war on drugs, some people still use drugs every day. There are many reasons why people use drugs now but not before. First some of the drugs ...
  • Adolescents Drug Use Adolescent Peer Drugs
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    As adolescent mature, they encounter variety of problems that are foreign to them. Whether these dilemmas can be resolved depend greatly on individuals' mental state, such as the ability to think and reason. A major concern in adolescent psychology is ways adolescent response to drug use. In past and present society, drugs are known to be a common way of dealing with such problems. While drugs are mostly used to cope with everyday situations, a major part of adolescents' initiation to drugs is ...
  • Drug Testing In The Workplace
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    Drug Testing Policies in the Workplace Drug testing has become a very big issue for many companies. Approximately eighty-one percent of companies in the United States administer drug testing to their employees. Of these, seventy-seven percent of companies test employees prior to employment. Even with the commonality of drug testing, it is still a practice that is generally limited to larger corporations which have the financial stability, as well as the human resources to effectively carry out a...
  • Reducing The Harm Of America's Drug Problem
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    The use and abuse of non-prescription drugs has been a problem in America since colonial times. Historically, the reaction to this problem has been the enforcement of prohibition laws and providing total abstinence education. This has resulted in big business in America; according to the United States Office of National Drug Control Policy, the federal government spent $19. 2 billion dollars in 2003 on the war on drugs (1). Unfortunately, the abstinence based education and prohibition laws that ...
  • Letter To Board Extracurricular Activities
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    I would like to commend the apparent effort of the Pulaski County Board of Education in their developing the new Drug/Alcohol Screening Program now in effect in both local high schools. I am grateful to see that some advance has been made to valorize the education process in our community. However, I am discouraged to see that the main focus of this program is centered around some of the most valued students in our schools. It is to my knowledge that this program is designed to screen students i...
  • Employment And Drug Treatment
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    Employment/Treatment Enterprise! y entreatment! | services"h Treatment and rehabilitation services. g. ! yen soft! | skills such as CV writing, cover letters"h Specialist employability programmes and mainstream education. g. ! yen hard! | skills for local labour markets"h Training and employment services. g. work experience in voluntary sector Nai Zindagi (New Life) case study Nai Zindagi, Pakistan"h Project founded in 1990 by Tariq Zafar "h Argued that! yen traditional! | treatments focus on s...
  • Recreational Drug Rave Ecstasy Young
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    Rave as a Post- Modern Phenomena is continuing to increase is size. Every year more teenagers discover the potential of this way to have fun. They suddenly feel part of something, which they enjoy. However, the rave phenomena primarily depended of taking the drugs. Unfortunately, like any other culture, or cult hippies is self-stupefying. This means that the ignorance of the Ravers maintains as the existence of Raves. Those who become part of such drug taking culture, the problem often intensif...
  • Legalize Marijuana Foreign Policy Centre
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    Casual Drug Use Seldom Harmful, British Study Says London, United Kingdom: Few drug users suffer harmful effects from their use of marijuana or other substances, according to a British report released this week by London's Foreign Policy Centre think-tank. The report, titled From War to Work: Drug Treatment, Social Inclusion and Enterprise, recommends shifting drug enforcement away from casual drug users and focusing instead on hardcore addicts and specific drug-related crimes.' The vast majorit...
  • Against Marijuana Legalization Illegal Drugs
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    Against marijuana legalization Should Marijuana Be Legalized? In society today, many people look for a feeling of freedom. Many people go on vacation and spend money. The most common gateway for people is drugs. Our American society is facing a tremendous drug problem. In order to eradicate the drug problem, a public debate is going on to find some solutions to this drug dilemma. It has become a highly controversial issue whether drugs such as marijuana should be legalized or not. Some people a...
  • Drug Testing And The Right To Privacy
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    Privacy in America: Workplace Drug Testing December 31, 1997 Today, in some industries, taking a drug test is as routine as filling out a job application. In fact, workplace drug testing is up 277 percent from 1987; despite the fact that random drug testing is unfair, often inaccurate and unproven as a means of stopping drug use. But because there are few laws protecting our privacy in the workplace, millions of American workers are tested yearly, even though they aren't suspected of drug use. A...
  • Drug Abuse User Drugs Marijuana
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    Drug Abuse In the U. S. A. In the United States of America, we, the people value several things, some of which are freedom, spending time with and taking care of our families and working towards our financial security. We also discourage some behavior, such as crime, laziness and use of illegal drugs. Drug abuse is one of the most discouraged behaviors in our country. Use of illegal drugs is harmful to the user and all those with whom the user comes in contact. There are over 40 million illegal...
  • Sexual Men Hiv Aids Students
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    Karachi Medical & Dental College AWARENESS ABOUT AIDS IN THE SCHOOL GOING CHILDREN OF 9 TH & 10 TH CLASSES Group Members. Umm-e-Salma. Mon is Jal eel Ahmed. Kun war M. Aq eel. N. Jess ani. Quratulain Shah nawaz. Jamshid Submitted to: Dr. Luna A. Big Supervised by: Dr. F arhat Jaf fri Abstract Objectives: . To find out the level of awareness about Aids in the School going children of 9 th & 10 th classes. Method: It's a Knowledge-Attitude study. Students were provided with Questionnaires having...
  • Exchange Program Needle Programs Drug
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    A. Needle Exchange Controversy A. Needle Exchange Controversy Essay, Research Paper Needle Exchange Programs: The Best Solution? The United States of America has been contending with adverse social and economic effects of the drug abuse, namely of heroin, since the foundation of this country. Our initial attempt to outlaw heroin with the Harrison Narcotic Act of 1914 resulted in the U. S. having the worst heroin problem in the world (Tooley 540). Although the legislative actions regarding heroi...
  • Drug Users Aids Patients Education
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    AIDS is actually the final stage… of infection with what we know as the AIDS virus (Langone 8). AIDS is… also accepted as a syndrome, a collection of specific, life- threatening… infections and symptoms that is the result of an underlying immune deficiency – a deficiency not caused by any known conditions and illnesses other than infection with the AIDS virus (8). There is one main explanation of how AIDS started and came to America. Scientists believe that when the Portu...
  • Aids 8211 Whatsaids Hiv Infect
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    AIDS – What's new? — — — — — — - Is the message getting through? We already know enough about AIDS to prevent its spread, but ignorance, complacency, fear and bigotry continue to stop many from taking adequate precautions. We know enough about how the infection is transmitted to protect ourselves from it without resorting to such extremes as mandatory testing, enforced quarantine or total celibacy. But too few people are heeding the AIDS message. Perhaps...
  • Immune System 8212 Aids Hiv
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    AIDS: A U. S. - Made Monster? PREFACE In an extensive article in the Summer-Autumn 1990 issue of "Top Secret', Prof J. Segal and Dr. L. Segal outline their theory that AIDS is a man-made disease, originating at Pentagon bacteriological warfare labs at Fort Detrick, Maryland. "Top Secret' is the international edition of the German magazine Geheimb and is considered by many to be a sister publication to the American Covert Action Information Bulletin (CAIB). In fact, Top Secret carries the Naming...
  • Drug Abuse User Drugs Marijuana
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    DRUG ABUSE In the United States of America, we, the people value several things, some of which are freedom, expanding and taking care of our families and our financial security. We, the people, take such things for granted. We also discourage some behavior, such as crime, laziness and use of illegal drugs. Drug abuse is one of the most discouraged behaviors in our country. Use of illegal drugs is harmful to the use rand all those with whom the user comes in contact. There are over 40 million ill...