I and my husband once worked as nurse aides at the first apartment building in the nation built specifically for people in wheelchairs, namely Center Park. This interesting place shares the same initials as cerebral palsy, one of the world's most common severe physical disabilities. There is a
The purpose of the U.S. State Department according to their mission statement, and how the actions and the words of the State Department relate to the U.S. Constitution.
As Iran continues to position itself as the most powerful nation in the Middle East, a new Shiite dominance is emerging in a region traditionally controlled by Sunni Muslims. Nearby Sunni nations are growing increasingly uneasy about what is happening to the balance of power in the region. As that u
To be spiritual is to be in the outer sphere of religion. With no specific house of worship and no single book to follow, these individuals are open to free combination of faiths and ideals, with no strict mantra. Usually this means that the individual believes in something bigger than himself, but
During World Wars I and II, from 1914 to 1944, Americans responded to the call of the United States government by planting their own gardens. Victory gardening was touted as an alternative for families who relied on the United States Department of Agriculture for their nourishment. The national gove
Has the Presidential election revealed the true identity of The United States? Have Americans really seen positive action coming forth with solutions to the issues they deal with on a daily basis? This country is a model for the freedom to keep hope and fulfill dreams.The time is now for citizens to
What do you need to win a race for a local office? Yes there are photo sessions, lots of handshakes, victory speeches, and hype. Yet what makes running for political office a success are not only those. There is a lot of behind the scenes work that shows off in front of the voters giving you their t
The POW/MIA flag, like all others, must fly below the American flag.us and pow flag image by jimcox40 from Fotolia.comThe black and white flag representing America's prisoners of war and people declared missing in action is the only flag the U.S. government flies with the American flag at...
Does the second amendment function the way it is written in the modern world.Should the constitution and its bill of rights stand the way it is written?
If you are sick and tired of foolish lawsuits, the gun lobby, Pentagon, and the National Rifle Association, have finally demonstrated how to stop them in their tracks. You need friends in high places, a highly skilled lobby, and a letter from the Pentagon will be a big help too!
Learn the fundraising secrets of top political consultants and campaign advisers. In this article, you'll learn how to beat your opponent where it counts - in the pocketbook. In addition, we give you actual tools and templates to get your started on your campaign victory.
Marking the 20-year anniversary of the Year of the Woman, Karen Tumulty's front-page Washington Post article details the never-ending challenges of gender parity in American politics. While an informative piece about the United States' 78th world ranking in woman's representation in n
By incorporating social learning theory into your classroom you can develop an encouraging classroom environment, which in turn inspires students to engage your lesson and enjoy the learning experience. Social learning theory suggests that students learn through observation, developing traits and ha
Judge Samuel Alito has offered very little to the Senate Judiciary, during his recent Supreme Court confirmation hearings, to dispell the specter of insincerity and bias that hangs ominously over his head.Not knowing how to render a 'yes' or 'no' answer to salient questions asked
Italy is a western European country, and is a member of the European Union. Because of this, the currency used in Italy is the same currency used in other EU member nations. There has not been an official Italian currency since the end of the 20th century.
A heated discussion, which turned to an extremely controversial debate recently erupted in a major online think tank. The heart of the argument was surrounded around the premise that our borders, ports and harbors were wide open to lunatic International Terrorists
Who said it, did "she say it"?Did "he say it"?Or did the Speechwriters say it? That is the real Question..If speechwriters teach candidates to "sell" their written words, are we getting the opinions from the speechwriters...
Earthquake ravaged Christchurch in New Zealand is to receive a substantial bailout from the Government over the next few years. The city has endured 9 long months of earthquakes and the rebuild effort keeps being d back further and further as shakes continue. In this article we look at the land reme
How can India extract itself from the Maoist problem? Can there be a worthwhile long term strategy to get rid of this pestilence? How can the rural populations be convinced to come back tin to the fold of the law?
Nigeria is officially known as the Federal republic of Nigeria. It is a country comprising of 36 states and the capital territory, Abuja. Nigeria is located in West Africa and shares borders with Benin, Chad, Cameroon, Niger. Owing to its large population and economy, Nigeria is also sometimes refer