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The invasion of Grenada

For a country as powerful as the United States, there comes a responsibility to protect its allies, neighbors, and supremely itself. However, there are...

Toward a Sustainable Community

Not until the spread of the Industrial Revolution in the late nineteenth century, has man possessed the ability to adversely alter, on a global...

What The United States Can Learn From Japan

Japan and the Four Little Dragons in order to achieve their industrialization goals have a diverse set of policies ranging from limited entitlement programs...

Herbert Hoover and His Role in The Great Depression

With the continually worsening conditions, and the stock market crash on Black Tuesday, October 29, 1929, the United States was thrown into the biggest...

Handgun Control in the United States

Handguns should be outlawed in the United States with the exception of law enforcement purposes. Two weeks before Christmas Day, 1987, 17 year-old Kendall...

Reformers And Radicals

Over the first Century and a half of American History, Reformers and Radicals found many innovative and effective ways to communicate their ideas to...

Term Limits in U.S. Government

Mark P. Petracca's idea that "government should be kept as near to the people as possible chiefly through frequent elections and rotation-in-office" is quite...

The prison situation in the United States is a growing problem

It's socially accepted, most people break the law in a minor way, perhaps by speeding or J-walking. Unfortunately some people go to far and...

The Securities And Exchange Commission

In 1934 the Securities Exchange Act created the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) in response to the stock market crash of 1929 and the...

The 2000 presidential election

Environmental issues, and policies have recently come to the for-front of American politics in the past four decades. This recent rise in the environment...

Gun Control IN the United States

Gun Control Since the days of the pioneers of the United States, firearms have been part of the American tradition as protection and a...

The immigrants in United States

The United States is having its largest surge of immigrants since the states became united . Who knows what will stop these immigrants from...

Calvin Coolidge Essay

On August 2, 1923, Calvin Coolidge was vacationing at his father's home at Plymouth,Vermont when one night he was awakened by the tragic news...

The 1800’s in the United States of America

The 1800's were a tumultuous time for the United States of America. At that time the south was typically slave and the northerners were...

Social Change in the United States

As the possibility of a second World War arose people began to form opinions on the United States role in Europe. The general population...

The Roswell Incident

Forty-seven years ago an incident occurred in the southwestern desert of the United States that could have significant implications for all mankind. It involved...

This Country Was Founded By Immigrants, Built By Immigrants

Since the founding of America, more than 55 million immigrants from around the world have settled in the United States. With the exception of...

A Comparative Analysis: Norway vs. United States

The intent of this paper is to examine individualistic and communitarian cultural ideologies within two distinctly different political environments. The first challenge in comparing...

Confederate States of America

The world today is blinded from the truth about the "Civil War" just like they are the truth of the creation vs. evolution debate....

Civil Liberties: A Look Into The Future

After September 11, 2001, in the United States of America, many aspects of our daily lives have changed. One notable change has been the...

The Struggle For Peace in the Middle East Continues

uniThe Golan region, which lies between Israel and Syria, has been a place of much heated contention for many years. While the Middle East...

The Industrial Revolution

The Industrial Revolution was dawning in the United States. At Lowell, Massachusetts, the construction of a big cotton mill began in 1821. It was...

Emergency Contraception in the United States Today

In a world today where unplanned or unintended pregnancies occur in exuberant numbers there is a great need for a solution. Emergency contraception is...

Causes of the Great Depression

In 1929 the stock market crashed, triggering the worst depression ever in U. S. history, which lasted for about a decade. During the 1920s,...

The Buffalo Creek Disaster

This Book was an outstanding depiction of how our court systems in the United States work. Gerald Stern, from the time he had accepted...

Freedom in the United States

No other democratic society in the world permits personal freedoms to the degree of the United States of America. Within the last sixty years,...

The Nomination of Andrew Jackson to the “Presidents Hall of Fame”

Like any hall of fame, its inductees are the best in whatever they do, from baseball or football to something like being President. If...

The Japanese Americans

The Japanese Americans have maintained loyalty to the United States throughout the history of there immigration beginning in 1843 (Leathers, 6). Over the years,...

Multiculturalism in the United States

This question is very difficult to answer. According to the Funk and Wagnalls Standard Dictionary the definition is: American: adj. 1. Pertaining to the...

Ronald Reagan: Domestic And Foreign Affairs

I have decided to write my research paper on the topic of Ronald Reagan’s Domestic and Foreign Affairs. The reason that I choose this...

The United States is not a healthy democracy

A basic requirement for any healthy democracy is its founding on the basic principle that all men are created equal. This means that man...

A clear foreign policy strategy for the United States of America in Europe and...

As twenty-first century draws near, there appears to be in the world an era of unprecedented peace. Contrary to the predictions that the end...

The 18th Amendment to the Constitution

The 1920's were a time of major social change in the United States. The social changes during this period were reflected in the laws...

Third President of the United States of America

Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was the third president of the United States and a creator of the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson was a philosopher,...

Thomas Jefferson the third president of the United States of America

Thomas Jefferson is one of the most profound and important figures in American History. Thomas Jefferson was the third president of the United States...

George Bush Biography

The votes were in; the election was over. On the 20th of January 1989, Republican George Herbert Walker Bush became the forty-first president of...

How the Sino-American Relationship improved in 70s

The American President Nixon's historic trip to China in February 1972 marked the beginning of a new era in Sino-American relations. For the first...

Richard Milhous Nixon, 37th president of the United States

Richard Milhous Nixon, 37th president of the United States, was born January 9, 1913 in Yorba Linda, California. Nixon was one of the most...

Anti-Vietnam Movement

The antiwar movement against Vietnam in the US from 1965-1971 was the most significant movement of its kind in the nation's history. The United...

Clean Air Act

1990, the federal Clean Air Act was passed to improve air quality in the United States. President Bush's proposed amendments to the Clean Air...

The Twenties and Thirties

The twenties and the thirties were very unusual time periods in American History. In some ways they are alike, but in most ways they...

Vietnam Retaliation In The U.S

It is said that a war cannot be fought without the support of the people. Much so was this related to the Vietnam conflict....

George W. Bush: First Son

“First Son: George W. Bush and the Bush Family Dynasty” by Bill Minutaglio, details the history and upbringing of this year’s Republican candidate and...

A War America Could Have Won

North Vietnam was battling for ownership of South Vietnam, so they could be a unified communist nation. To prevent the domino effect and further...

The Contenders Essay

For the presidential election of 1856, the Democrats nominated James Buchanan and John Breckenridge, the newly formed Republican party nominated John Fremont and William...

Explanation of The Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence is perhaps the most masterfully written document of Western civilization. This essay seeks to illuminate that artistry by probing the...

The economy in the United States

The current state of the economy in the United States has been slow in recent months. While the economy is not currently in a...

Powell and Putin begin to hammer and sickle out the fate of bombs and...

Today, Secretary of State Colin Powell alights in Moscow on the sixth stop in his barnstorming tour of yet another of imperial America's new...

The Kent State Crisis Was Caused

The Vietnam War marked an era of heartbreak and tragedies. On of the most significant of these is the crisis at Kent State University...

The Genocide of the Chiricahua Indian Tribe

The Genocide of the Chiricahua Indian Tribe United States history is taught in public schools when we are old enough to understand its importance....

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