The Cabinet of Malaysia

The Cabinet of Malaysia is among the Executive branch in the federal government. The members of cabinet comprised who have mostly fulfil the ministerial status. According to the Article 43 in Constitution, members of the Cabinet or ministers can only be selected from members of either Houses of Parliament. The King appointed members of the … Read more

The Concept And Evolution Of Machizukuri From Social Movement To “Soft-Infrastructure” Of City Level

Civil society engagements are important in city planning as their role seen to comprehend and fill the gap of society needs. As the purpose of urban or city planning is for society sustainability, the idea of participatory approach could answer the challenge of what should be provided and how. The community-based activities are deeply rooted … Read more

Main Issues Of Singapore’s Economy: Inflation, Unemployment, Gross Domestic Product (Gdp)

Singapore is a small country with a population of 5.6073 millions people. Since its separation from Malaysia, it has proved itself to be one of the fastest ever growing nation, becoming a first world country without any natural resources. Her economy is considered one of the most competitive among the all the developed country, boasting … Read more

My Learning Experience as a Volunteer at a Salvation Army

Service Learning Reflection Journal For this service learning project, I decided to volunteer at the local Salvation Army that is located on West North Ave. I volunteered at this location on May 25, 2018 for approximately five hours. This had been my first-time familiarizing with this organization, and I had discovered it through a banner … Read more

Jimmy Carter’s crisis of confidence: A look at the use of literary devices used in the speech

Jimmy Carter’s “Crisis of Confidence” Speech Reaction Paper In his speech, President Jimmy Carter addresses many issues facing the U.S. but focuses on what he believes to be the biggest crisis – the crisis of confidence. By using terms that appeal to the patriotism of the American people, addressing his and the government’s faults and … Read more

Vladimir Putin's Machiavellian Characteristics

Putin: the Modern Machiavelli In March 2014, Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula was annexed at the behest of a Machiavellian leader. A treaty signed by Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, meant that the land would become part of Russia when finalized in January 2015. Tensions between Ukraine and Russia have been rising since the March … Read more

The Concept of Cooperative Federalism and Its Activity in the United States

Cooperative Federalism is the concept that refers to how the national, state and local governments all cooperate to solve problems and create policy. Cooperative federalism emphasizes the overlap of responsibilities and power between state and local governments and the federal government. The US moved away from Dual Federalism which is an arrangement that divides powers … Read more

Anarchy: all you need to know

An anarchy is a state of disorder which occurs due to the absence of an overarching power in the international system. It is a world in which there are no laws or rules to dictate state behaviour (Tucker,1897; p.13). The idea of anarchy is regarded differently depending on which international relation theory is used. A … Read more

Marxist Literary Criticism

Even though How the Grinch Stole Christmas exhibits traits that fall in line with other criticisms, it largely falls under Socio-political or Marxism literary criticism. That is not to say it does not contain elements of moral criticisms, as it weighs the values of the Whos versus the values of the Grinch, nor does it … Read more

Methods to Control Inflation

Methods to Control Inflation MONETARY MEASURES A moderate rate of inflation is sometimes considered to be essential but it varies from country to country and from time to time but as the rate of inflation crosses the desirable limit, certain measures are undertaken to prevent increasing undesirable inflation. Countries use monetary measures to keep the … Read more

Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (The IAFIS)

The IAFIS stands for Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification system. It is managed by the FBI, and is used as a national automated fingerprint identification system. The Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification system has automated fingerprint search capabilities, latent searching capability, electronic image storage, and electronic exchange of fingerprints and responses. By submitting fingerprints electronically, agencies receive … Read more

Prisoners should be allowed to vote

The United States of America has been fighting throughout history for individual rights and freedoms, ever since 1792 when Kentucky was the first state in the US to ban felons from voting. Now, the only two states that one can vote while in prison are Maine and Vermont. One of the most controversial topics has … Read more

The Kansas City Police experiment

The Kansas City Police experiment began in October 1972 and continued through 1973. This experiment was conducted by the Kansas police department and evaluated by the Police Foundation. Patrols were varied within 15 police beats. Routine preventive patrol was eliminated in five beats, labeled “reactive” beats (meaning officers entered these areas only in response to … Read more

13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments

Since the Government came up with the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments it have changed how everyone looks at each other and relationships between the Whites and African Americans. First, in the 13th amendment it states that there should be no slavery or servitudes unless a person is convicted of a crime and is instructed … Read more

A Film Review of The Tuskegee Airmen

The Tuskegee Airmen Film Review In 1941, on the United States Air Corps base in Tuskegee, Alabama, a group of young African American men created history as the first colored fighter pilots in American history. During a global war against racism, these young men experienced extreme prejudice from their own allies. The 1995 film, The … Read more

Ministerial responsibility

In the course of their duties, Government Ministers in the United Kingdom exercise powers granted to them through statute, prerogative authority and debatably “general common law powers that allow for residual powers where their actions will have no legal consequence for others”. Ministerial responsibility defines the relationships between ministers and Parliament as well as that … Read more

Non-Accelerating Inflation Rate of Unemployment (NAIRU)

NAIRU, which is the non-accelerating inflation rate of unemployment represents the rate of unemployment at whish inflation will stabilise. The NAIRU theory was used to explain the stagflation phenomenon of the 1970’s when the Phillips Curve could not . According to the theory it is explainable why there is a simulataneous high unemployment and high … Read more

Symbolic Meaning Of Bruce Springsteen’s Song

Due to its thunderously uplifting chorus, infectious stomp of a musical hook, and perhaps its album art as well, Bruce Springsteen’s signature song (in competition only with, perhaps, “Born to Run”) “Born in the USA” has become a beloved anthem of American patriotism. How ironic it is, then, that such a spirit is not even … Read more

Canadian Political Structure

Canada’s government can be described in four ways because it’s so complex. It can be defined as a constitutional monarchy, a party system, a representative democracy, and a federal government. A constitutional monarchy is when a country is associated with a monarch, a king or queen, while the actual governing of the country is done … Read more

The Importance Of IT Governance Planning

IT Governance helps the organization to keep transparency. In current world, IT plays a prominent role which helps to increase governance practices. IT governance will have leadership structure which helps organization to function in a hasty manner. As it is part of enterprise governance, and with enterprise governance we need to know the organization goals. … Read more

The Fate of Humanity: Exterminism vs. Socialism

The Fate of Humanity: Exterminism vs. Socialism Humans have always thought about the future. Some think of a utopia when they imagine the future, others a dystopia. Some people dream of the day when they would not have to work anymore and would have everything that they could ever want at the touch of a … Read more

The first Philippine Republic

It all started in the centuries of Spanish rule over the Philippines. The revolutionary forces took steps to form a functioning government called the Republic of Biak-na-Bato. However, it was never fully implemented. Finally, after several battles between the Spanish and Philippine Revolutionary Army, a truce was signed called the Pact of Biak-na-Bato in 1897. … Read more

Outline of Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act otherwise known as Obamacare presents many benefits and detriments to the people and our economy. There are several opinions that have a wide range of feelings between saying Obamacare is terrible and Obamacare is the best healthcare reform our country has had since World War II. One of the major benefits … Read more

Was Conflict Between Europeans and Native Americans Inevitable?

When the Europeans began to migrate to the New World, problems began almost immediately. These problems consisted of land use, religion, and disease. Owning land was extremely important to the European settlers. In England, and most other countries, land meant wealth and power. Many of the settlers who came to North America could never have … Read more

The police discretion

The police act as the lawful peacekeepers of our society and they hold the thin line between lawfulness and illegal acts. It is a significant task that requires disciplined individuals who carry the law of the country with the utmost seriousness. Police are given power by the state to conduct their work with the discretion … Read more

Role of media in a democracy

Majority rules system implies An arrangement of government in which every one of the general population of a nation can vote to choose their delegates. Media appeared in 1780 with the presentation of a daily paper, in particular, The Bengal Gazette and from that point forward it has developed a long way. It has been … Read more

Power: Why is so Dangerous?

Power has many definitions. If we look at the some of the definitions from political science arena there are six definitions of power. First there is a physical force and a capacity for violence, control of the means of force, power is at its primal. Second definition is wealth. Money creates the ability to buy … Read more

Salvador Allende Biography

Since the early 1960’s American policy in Chile had one main objective, to keep Salvador Allende, and other Socialist-leaning leaders from gaining power. Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon, while working with the CIA, set on to disrupt the constitutional government of Chile. Alliance for Progress implemented by Eisenhower to support countries south of the border has … Read more

A More Perfect Union

On March18,2008 Senator Barack Obama and Senator Hilary Clinton were at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The two were battling off for the Democratic Party presidential nomination when Senator Barack Obama delivered the speech A More Perfect Union. In his speech he responded to the attention that his former pastor, Reverend Jeremiah Wright … Read more