Iran was once the United States powerful ally, but clearly those times are long gone. Iran is now a threat not only to the United States but to the world; they could be the cause of a nuclear war. The United States cannot sit and watch how Iran "juggles" with the world's fate, the United States must take action. Just because we are now under a democratic administration does not mean that the United States cannot take an aggressive approach regarding this issue, by this it is not...
To date, illegal immigration continues to be a disputable and divisive issue, not only in the United States, but throughout the whole world. Moreover, exploring contemporary situation in different countries, it can be stated that illegal immigration is able to destroy the countries' order, and influence on cultural and multicultural relationships within any given country. Of course, it is normal that all societies are faced to different problems of resettlement and displacement of large-scale...
Even today the war in Iraq remains a hot topic of discussion in states and countries. Nearly seven years after the first of multinational forces led by the United States (US) and the United Kingdom set foot on Iraqi soil to put an end to the tyranny caused by Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, many argue why forces still remain in the country. But, as the war against terrorism continues so must the presence of US troops. The US must maintain a presence to combat those against humanity and to stand...
The decline of European empires after the World War II reordered the world, and a gust of "wind of change" prevailed the post-war Africa. In contrast to the downturn of Europe, the African countries attained power by the national movements during the interwar period and began to claim for independence and freedom. International atmosphere also reinforced the process of change, the US and the USSR also favored decolonization, UN published the Declaration on Granting Independence to...
Abstract The current thesis aims at testing the Clash of Civilizations hypothesis through the prism of alliance formation and stability theories. Although Huntington (1993, 1996) is often disputed by other scholars, it is important to consider his ideas because he emphasizes the significance of culture in international relations which is also supported by the constructivist school of thought. In addition, by focusing on alliances, the thesis escapes from the common research on the relation...
There are numerous definitions of public policy. However, all definitions of public policy, according to Howlett and Ramesh, are about governments intended actions to reconcile both goals-however clearly or poorly defined-and means to achieve them-however effective the means are to meet those goals. Among them, Thomas Dye was well-known for defining public policy parsimoniously as 'anything a government chooses to do or not to do'. [] Jenkins, on the other hand, was said to expand on...
The United States of America, the biggest democracy in the world, was born as such in 1787, when 55 representatives of each state gathered in Philadelphia in order to achieve a compromise, a union within states. When we talk about America, what crosses our mind is the idea of greatness, strength and power, an enormous power of an enormous country, and its distribution is one of the major issues in American politics, whether it is an elitist or a pluralist distribution of power. Nevertheless, it...
The thought of American history and organization is depicted by freedom, slavery, industrialization, and civil war, world wars, terrorism and reconstruction period. Each has contributed greatly to what the American has viewed their nation and what it is supposed to be. From the book "Voices of Freedom: A Document History by Eric Foner" talks of American freedom and more so how Americans view themselves their culture, politics as the freest nation on the globe. The early 20th century...
Political culture is a product of a long historical process. In this way, every nation has a unique political ideology. In the development of the political ideology of the United States, influences of the desire to become independent, slavery, and the discriminations of ethnic minorities resulted from the immigration waves of 19th century had main impact. The founders of the United States of America, when they declared their independence and settled to create a new country, wanted to erase the...
China Government China government is known as Communist state and is a dominant party in China, Chinese communist party is the large political in the world with over 70 millions members. Although in China there are few minor parties controlled by CCP. "The Communist Party of China is founded mainly on ideology and politics" quoted from China today.com. Chinese communist party do not take any place in the leading system place in government but only can only conduct any activities under...