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  • Conservative Views
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    Do Americans take the First Amendment for granted, or use it, as a clutch to say what they feel is appropriate. The First Amendment states that Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances. (Siegel 3) But what is Freedom of Speech? It is our ability to say what we want, wh...
  • New Black Conservative
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    The causes and consequences of the "Southern Strategy" as it relates to African-Americans and the American political system. Richard Nixon's "Southern Strategy" (or as the Nixon administration would call it "positive polarization") of the 1960's was a political platform that provided the final push in transforming the "the party of Lincoln" into the political party greatly favored by the great grandsons of the old Confederacy. This strategy was aimed at getting support from the traditionally Dem...
  • Conservative Constitution
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    In What Ways Is The United States Constitution A Conservative Document What Might Have Been The Mot The United States Constitution has been a cornerstone of the United States political system since its ratification in 1789. It has remained largely unaltered and continues to have a significant effect on political life. It is largely a conservative document in terms of its content. It can however be viewed as quite radical when it is noted that it was a pioneering document instilling a system of g...
  • Conservative Movement In America
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    Many people argue that the conservative movement started with an article in the National Review on November 19, 1955. The name of the article was the "Publisher's Statement", written by William F. Buckley Jr., the magazine's editor-publisher. At the age of 30, Buckley declared, "let's face it: Unlike Vienna it seems altogether possible that did National Review not exist, no one would have invented it". During the first five years, the magazine's circulation hovered around 20,000. This would be t...
  • Energy Crisis Of The 1970's
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    Environmentalism In The Sixties In the late 1960's to 1970's, Americans realized that industry was doing serious damage to air, water, and the earth itself, the most essential natural resources. The whole awareness of the damage being done to the environment stemmed out from the energy crisis of the 1970's. The energy crisis was a 'slap-in-the-face' for America. They needed to realize the harm that was being done to the natural resources and their decreasing availability as a result. With the de...
  • Members Of The Black Conservative Movement
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    Part One: A Question of Perception. The words were wholly ironic: We must pursue a strategy that prohibits one party from taking us for granted and another party from writing us off. Jesse Jackson, when addressing the Republican National Committee in 1978, said this about the black vote in America, but has consistently proven himself to be the main violator of their spirit in the modern era. To him they were mere words. To others, though, the singular truth they express still stands - and has ev...
  • Christians Of The Global South
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    Christianity is becoming extinct. In order for it to continue on it must modernize its beliefs. The average Christian is white, middle class and is from Europe or America. The religion of Islam is expanding quickly and will soon dominate Christianity. These are all common claims made about Christianity that many people believe, yet Philip Jenkins claims and proves them untrue in his book, The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity. According to his book, Christianity is moving out o...
  • Howard Moves To Satellite Radio
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    The new wave of the right wing conservative movement started in the 1980's with the yuppies. The young urban professionals were all about business and money and of course most of them were part of the GOP (Republican Party). They strayed away from the left wing liberals like hippies most hippies could have had a yuppie as a baby. The presidents we had were a part of this movement to Ronald Reagan (1981-1989 Republican) started this movement; George Bush (1989-1993 Republican) kept the movement g...
  • Liberals And Conservatives
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    Conservative or Liberal? By: Josh Bach meier When asked whether I am a Conservative or a Liberal, I would have probably told you that I am a Conservative based solely upon my parents views I suppose, to be honest with you I probably could not give you any reasons why I am one or the other. I may be have been able to give you a dictionary definition of the words but that is a far reach to the beliefs of each of their labels. The truth is that I am sure that I share views with both Conservatives a...
  • Joint Managing Conservators Of The Following Child
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    [divorce caption] FINAL DECREE OF DIVORCE On the Court heard this case. Appearances Petitioner, {{ }} , [appeared in person and through attorney of record, [name name and announced ready for trial.] [did not appear in person but has agreed to the entry of this order as evidenced by Petitioner's signature below.] Respondent, {{ }} , [appeared in person and announced ready for trial.] [appeared through attorney of record, [name name and announced ready for trial.] [appeared in person and through a...
  • Rush Limbaugh
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    It is not very often that a person has his own national television show, radio show, and two books that have been on the 'New York Times Best Seller List. ' Rush Limbaugh happens to be one of these unique people, his radio show is popular, his television show has the largest audience for a program of its type and his new book is one of the best of its kind. Limbaugh always backed up his comments with facts or statistics. While the book was informative and factual, it was also very humorous. See,...
  • Cultural Cohesion And Good Conservative Values
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    One problem with cultural conservation: To put it simply, and its not a problems that only conservatives very often confuse (or conflate ethics and aesthetics. When Gertrude Himmererfarf lambastes out (as she perceives it) 'amoral, 'sexually deviant' and ' perverse' culture she is primarily responding to something that she finds culturally foreign and aesthetically threatening. I agree with her that values are oftentimes a good thing, but only when they a reborn of an ethical and pragmatic persp...
  • Reformed Sect Unlike The Conservative
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    Conservative Judaism: Inception, History and Way Of Life The term Conservative had been attached to the moderates by the Reformers because the moderates had branded them as radicals. This name hardly describes the movement aptly. Conservative Judaism, is the American version of the principles of positive historical Judaism. The conservatives accept the findings of modern scholarship that Judaism is the product of a long period of growth and evolution. However, this process did not result in brok...
  • Historically Conservative Democratic District
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    Mike Smith POL 344 Distracting Paper Kentucky 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Almost every US citizen over the age of 25 has the right to become a member of the House of Representatives. But, only two or three people usually run in an election. Why is that In today's elections, the influence of the media and parties have caused many more factors than just the formal constrains to influence who runs for office. The "recruitment funnel" is a way of describing the process in which we select candidates to run fo...
  • Elastic Potential Energy Of The Pole
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    Conservation of Energy Physics Essay: The Conservation of Energy Since the beginning of time, energy has pervaded our earth. These days we rely on it to advance in our technological developments. We also need energy for a variety of other things such as: to keep our bodies alive and healthy, to run our machines and other technical devices, we also rely on energy to keep warm in winter and cool in summer. Energy is the ability to do work. People and other things can run out of energy (e.g. a mara...
  • Enterprisers And Social Conservatives
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    1. My ideological typology is a Social Conservative. Social Conservatives are second in church attendance to the Pro-Government group and are very aggressive (second only to the Enterprisers) in regards to foreign policy. Social Conservatives are also known as Moralists or Moderate Republicans. They are considered to be very conservative on issues of social importance. Social Conservatives are most similar to Enterprisers, but differ in their opinions of how fairly businesses operate. Social Con...
  • Experimenter Spread Out The Yellow Counters
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    Abstract This investigation explores whether the children have developed their perception skills by classifying them as non conservers or conservers. Using counters in one row which are brought closer together to form a cluster it shows that in a five year old the visual impression of a long row of counters overrides the numeral equality that was obvious when the counters appeared in matching rows - non conservers (1). For seven year olds numerical equality is more significant than visual impres...

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