• God Christ Dead Favor
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    Once we are dead, doomed forever because of your many sins. You use to live like the rest of the world, full of sin, obeying Satan, the mighty prince of the power of the air. He is the spirit at work in the hearts of those who refuse to obey God. All of us use to live that way, following the passions of our desires of our evil nature. We were born with an evil nature, and we were under God's anger just like everyone else. But God is so rich in me cy and he loved us so very much, that even while...
  • Votes For Sale Supporters Of Lobbyist
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    Votes For Sale According to the Associated Press, lobbyist donated 633 million dollars to government representatives in the first half of 1999. A lobbyist's job is to pass money to representatives for a vote in their favor of a bill. Up to $5000 may be given to any one congressman by a lobbyist thru Political Action Committees (PACs). Farmers, laborers, gun control activists, abortion opponents, and teachers are just a few of the numerous groups who form these committees in the United States. T...
  • Judicial Activism Vs Judicial Restraint
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    Judicial activism and judicial restraint are two opposing philosophies when it comes to the Supreme Court justices' interpretations of the United States Constitution; justices appointed by the President to the Supreme Court serve for life, and thus whose decisions shape the lives of "We the people" for a long time to come. Marbury v. Madison, one of the first Supreme Court cases asserting the power of judicial review, is an effective argument for this power; however, it lacks direct textual basi...
  • Cain And Abel A Society Of Choices
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    Society of Choices What makes a person walk a path in life they have chosen compared to a friend or a family member? Is it the society that they are a part of? Is it a person's own individuality? In the Bible [Genesis 4: 1-8] we learn the story of two brothers, one called Cain, and the other Abel. Cain and Abel were the sons of Adam and Eve who were the first humans created by Jehovah. Abel was a shepherd and Cain was a farmer. There came a day when Cain and Abel both went to make an offering un...
  • Affirmative Action Standards Return Black
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    Affirmative Action Affirmative action policies do not benefit those who are supposed to be helped in any way. Instead of Affirmative action decisions in their favor, minorities and females are entrenched in their status because of the lowering of standards and expectations imposed on them by businesses and educational institutions due to the cries of racism and sexism in standards by advocates of AA. Ernest Van Den Haag put it best, when he declares that. ' Affirmative action has done as much in...
  • Buying Votes Bills Pass
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    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 Washington, D. C...
  • Buying Votes Representatives Should Vote
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    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 Washington, D. C. breeds corr...
  • Favoritism And The Powers Of The Gods
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    Favoritism and the Powers of the Gods In ancient times, people believed that their lives would be significantly better off if the gods favored them. In the Aeneid, gods were battling with each other over who would control fate. Even the Bible shows us incidences of favoritism. In a society where everything is governed by the gods, the favor of a god bestowed upon a person was extremely important. In the sources, The Aeneid and The Bible, favoritism and the powers of the gods play crucial roles i...
  • Euthanasia Physician Assisted
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    STUDY: TERMINALLY ILL CANCER PATIENTS FAVOR LEGALIZATION OF EUTHANASIA AND PHYSICIAN-ASSISTED SUICIDE 2000 SEP 19 -- (NewsRx. com) -- Patients with advanced stage cancer favor policies that allow euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide if pain and physical symptoms become intolerable, according to an article in the September 11, 2000, issue of the Archives of Internal Medicine. Keith G. Wilson, PhD, from The Rehabilitation Centre, Ottawa, Canada, and colleagues surveyed 70 terminally ill cance...
  • Death Penalty Feel States Opponents
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    The death penalty is a controversial topic in the United States today and has been for a number of years. The death penalty is currently legal in 38 states and two federal jurisdictions (Winters 97). The death penalty statutes were overturned and then reinstated in the United States during the 1970's due to questions concerning its fairness (Flanders 50). The death penalty began to be reinstated slowly, but the rate of executions has increased during the 1990's (Winters 103-107). There are a num...
  • The War Of 1812
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    What led Americans to declare war on Britain in 1812? For more than five years, tensions had grown between the United States and European nations. After years of failed negotiations, some Americans decided it was time for a war. Americans claimed that their right to trade and use the sea was violated by Great Britain. American ships were being seized, cargoes were stolen, and sailors had been kidnapped. Great Britain was in clear violation of the rights of America's use of the sea. The only opti...
  • Democrats Republicans Immigration Issue Favor
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    Republicans and Democrats both have their own views on different issues. The Republicans are usually favored by middle and upper class income earners, and professional business people. On the other hand, the Democrats are favored by manual worker and low income earners. Below are five issues and contrasting views. The Republicans see the issue of crime as a very serious issue. They believe and feel that it is very important to increase the penalties associated with illegal drugs, such as ecstasy...
  • Affirmative Action Standards Black Spent
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    AffirmativeAffirmitive Action Affirmative Action Affirmative action policies do not benefit those who are supposed to be helped in any way. Instead of Affirmative action decisions in their favor, minorities and females are entrenched in their status because of the lowering of standards and expectations imposed on them by businesses and educational institutions due to the cries of racism and sexism in standards by advocates of AA. Ernest Van Den Haag put it best, when he declares that. ' Affirmat...
  • Analyzing Tax Polls Taxes
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    Taxes have always been a hotly debated policy, but have been receiving more attention recently with the new Bush administration. This attention has spurred new thought and consideration of the issue. It seems that people vary in their reasons for supporting tax cuts, but also generally believe that taxes should be low and paid for by the wealthy. Ideas of limited government, equality of opportunity, and individualism influence Americans' beliefs regarding taxes; because of these beliefs, most Am...