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PROPOSITION 218
PROPOSITION 218
PROPOSITION 218 Introduction California voters have spoken again. On November 6, they passed (56%) Proposition 218, marking the continued fiscal conservatism of the state's electorate and their frustration with what has been characterized as the arrogance and inefficiency of government. (SF Chronicle Staff, SF Chronicle: 11/6/96). As Bob Therrien of Ventura stated in his letter to the LA Times Prop 13 and Prop 218 are the direct result of taxpayer abuse by our elected officials. Its time for g
Israel - The Presidential Brief
Israel - The Presidential Brief
Israel - The Presidential Brief The Current Situation In Israel And Palestine Israel is in a situation unlike any other country around the world. Israel has been fighting for its survival since it became a country in 1948. It is surrounded by hostile nations that want to destroy or at least diminish it. There is tremendous tension between the Palestine Liberation Members and Israeli officials and citizens. There have been peaceful rallies and bloody bus bombings. People in Israel today are unsu
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Whose Fault Whose Land
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Whose Fault Whose Land
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: Whose Fault, Whose Land? The Palestinian Intifada, or uprising, has been presented as a popular protest against Ariel Sharon’s visit to a shrine upon the Temple Mount. The truth is that the Arab violence has been premeditated, and the Palestinian leadership admits this fact. Palestinian Authority Communications Minister, Imad Al-Faluji stated during a speech at a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon, “ ‘Whoever thinks that the Intifada broke out because of the despis
Terrorism and the International Court of Justice
Terrorism and the International Court of Justice
Terrorism and the International Court of Justice 04/26/01 PL SC 14H Terrorism and the International Court of Justice I. History of International Terrorism II. State Sponsored Terrorism A. Iran B. Sudan III. Benefits Derived From Terrorism A. Inexpensive and ability to advance ideologies B. Fear C. Publicity D. Minimal risk E. Lack of public defeat IV. Aspects of Terrorism A. Technological advances B. Weapons of mass destruction C. Cyber terrorism D. Suicide bombing V. Islamic Terrorist Organiza
Introduction
Introduction
Introduction The last time I was in Algeria is 15 years ago. Back then it was save for me to travel in Algeria and to see the familiy of my mothers side. The reason why I chose this country is not because I identify myself with Algeria but the complete opposite. I don’t speak Arabic and I know very little about Algeria’s historical background. The reason why I chose Algeria is to find out more about the country my mother is from. First I will outline the history of Algeria (early and recent). I
THE INTIFADA
THE INTIFADA
THE INTIFADA Throughout history, people had encountered certain hardships, whether ethnicity or plain simple prejudice. There were hardships on blacks because of slavery, while Germany, on the other hand, was committed to ethnic cleansing during Hitler's reign. In both instances the suppressors believed they were more superior or obligated to do what they did. The issue of Palestine, or present-day Israel, dates back to about the 13th century BC. The oldest sources in Gaza, tell us that it (
The Islamic Resistance Movement commonly known as Hamas is a Palestini
The Islamic Resistance Movement commonly known as Hamas is a Palestini
The Islamic Resistance Movement, commonly known as Hamas, is a Palestinian Islamic fundamentalist movement and terrorist organization whose primary goal is the establishment of an Islamic state in place of Israel. The word ‘Hamas’ is an acronym for Harakat Al-Muqawama Al-Islamia, the organization’s full Arabic name. The Arabic word hamas literally translated means ‘zeal’ or ‘enthusiasm,’ although the group’s membership interprets it to mean ‘courage and bravery.’ The Islamic Resistance Movement
Terrorism As An International Phenomenon
Terrorism As An International Phenomenon
Terrorism As An International Phenomenon Terrorism as an International Phenomenon International terrorism, intelligence gathering and covert operations are all phenomenon, which intrigue the minds of many people both young and old. This paper is a historical recount and study on the various elements that comprise an international operation. It is also a vehicle for discussing the effects of intelligence agencies around the world, with particular interest in the CIA, Mossad, and KGB. This paper w
Terrorism
Terrorism
Terrorism 1) It is very difficult to resolve the international problem of terrorism for several major reasons. Terrorists usually don't claim responsibility for their actions until the fuse is lit, it's not a case of Jack The Ripper sending an ear to the cops and warning them who his next victim will be. Terrorists usually do claim responsibility for their actions after the media is aware that something happened, this gains recognition for their cause, which is often the reason they resort to te
Terrorism And The United States
Terrorism And The United States
Terrorism And The United States Islamic Terrorism and The United States Michelle Gowka PLSC 14H 04/26/01 The Threat of Islamic Terrorism With the collapse of the Soviet Union in the early 1990's and the cold war over, the international community seemed to be on the threshold of an era of unprecedented peace and prosperity. Instead, a new series of problems was created, like ethnic conflicts, weapons proliferation, environmental problems, population growth, drug trafficking, and terrorism. Terror
Possible Causes of Terrorism
Possible Causes of Terrorism
Possible Causes of Terrorism By Davey Barton ENGL 1054 NA-BS 1205 Victoria Antonacci Cause and Effect Essay (Final Draft) E5 7 July 2003 Possible Causes of Terrorism Terrorism is a problem seen in almost every part of our world. Even though most people may associate terrorism with the Muslim religion and the Middle East region, terrorists are not bound to any one ethnic, religious, or political group. Indeed, the only thing most terrorists have in common may be the tactics they use to reach the