Media and Its Effects on Teenagers Today Before 1936 when television launched life would have been very different than It is now. Teenagers getting pregnant had never really been heard of and people having affairs or getting divorced would have been very slim. Television brought many different and innovative programs, soap operas which have become the most popular over the years. These soap operas deal with a variety of different issues, but it was in the middle and late 1990’s...
Beneficial Uses of Marijuana Marijuana has been used for many things in the past, including medicine, hemp rope, crude cloth and enjoyment. Now it is mainly used as a narcotic. Marijuana is an illegal weed that grows up to eighteen feet tall with little or no cultivation. The plant has many branches that extend with large, hairy, pointed leaves with saw tooth edges. Marijuana grows wild all over the world and in some states and countries it's legal. Cloth and rope are made from the stem which...
The Importance of Having Good Parents Parents play an important role in child development. A responsible parent led children to a responsible adult. The definition of good parent might be differing from person to person. I list here few qualities that a responsible parent should have. A responsible parent always keep in mind that they are raising adults, not children. They always think about their children’s character, not just their careers. They would like to make them competent,...
Anit Capital Punishment Essay Some people might agree with the death penalty. Families get devastated when someone they love and care about has died. Its different when that person they care so much about has been murdered or killed. People tend to hate that person and have the urge to do just about anything to them in order for them to suffer, which causes us to take, revenge on them. This matter has lead to the death penalty. This is a punishment that slowly kills the man or woman that has...
Analysis of the Benefits of Cloning All over the world, people are searching for ways to improve themselves and their lives. Cloning can help the lives of millions of people in the United States. It offers a variety of options that can help almost everyone. People will be very happy with the cloning technology. Cloning is good for our world because it can get rid of infertility, it can give people the appearance they want, and it can cure health problems and diseases. Because of...
Is Violence a Viable Source of Change in Society? Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction. These days things that need change result in violence and people who want change become violent because that’s what they think they have to do in order to get what they want. Violence doesn’t only bring change but it also prevents change. Change is to reverse a...
Decrease of Marijuana Use with Legalization Teenagers use drugs like marihuana because it’s illegal which makes them think that their cool when they smoke marihuana. Fewer teenagers would smoke marihuana when it was legal, therefore the government should make smoking of marihuana legal. Not only less teenager would smoke marihuana but also the government could control the use of marihuana, and making marihuana legal could decrease the amount of crime, which has to do with drugs gangs. ...
The legalization of drugs has been a topic of interest for many years. Many believe that if it is legalized benefits such as the reduction of both state and federal charges against drug-related crimes. Drug dealers would not get as much business as they do now because of the black market. But I for one have to disagree. I am against the legalization of drugs because of the physical and moral effects that it poses on one’s life. It can cause major damage to the body and can also lead to...
Problems with Capital Punishment "Dead Man Walking!" This sound rings through each and every death row inmate a thousand times a day; But should it? Capital punishment is one of the most controversial topics among Americans today. Since every person has there own opinion on this topic, either for or against, the question always raised is "Is it morally right." The number of problems with the death penalty are enormous, ranging from innocence to racism, and these problems will never be resolved...
This essay discusses the types of gender inequality that persist in our society, and several ways to combat it. I Introduction People working for civil rights are often asked why blacks don’t just move on; isn’t 140 years long enough to get over slavery? Women face the same argument: isn’t 50 years of progress enough to make the feminists happy? The answer in both cases is no, it’s not enough. Blacks may have been freed, but freedom without opportunity is useless,...