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Cultural Diversity
The United States was founded by immigrants, so why is immigration such a controversial issue now?
January 19, 2010 by Erica Scott

cultury diversity
The United States was founded by immigrants , so why is immigration such a controversial issue now?
February 23, 2010 by moniquea

socials 11
why was the issue of West Coast salmon such a controversial issue?
July 23, 2013 by alyssa

POS2041
Why are government policies on immigration so controversial?
March 22, 2012 by CJ

english
How does the issue of slavery become a concern in Huck's life? How does Huck deal with this controversial issue?
October 25, 2011 by Tanya

history project
I need to know these questions What is Immigration? Why did immigration happen? How did immigration happen? When did immigration happen? Where did immigration take place? and Who was involved in it? please help me
October 10, 2011 by maryam

English... Urgent
Look at the following puzzles and try to decipher the well known sayings 1. Ban ana 2.nafish nafish 3.japmadean 4.issue issue issue issue issue issue issue issue issue issue 5. Lookuleap Note that I have not typed any of these words wrong
October 26, 2013 by Tim

12th grade
In recent years,business representatives have expressed concern about the skills of students entering the workforce.Responding to these concerns,state legislature have enacted a law that establishes high educational standards for all students.Now the state legislature is ...
September 23, 2009 by Banasa

Social studies
Hi! Please help me with major question. I have CBA project now (what is it CBA you can find here: k12.wa.us/assessment/WASL/SocialStudies/HighSchool.aspx). My constitutional issue is "Can people be a property?" which is linked with movement for the African American equality ...
January 19, 2009 by Anvar

us history
I need help on an essay. My essay is on immigration but my teacher wants us to compare and contrast immigration from 1800's to now. HELP!
February 7, 2011 by sheri

United States History
the least controversial actions of president bush regarding? a. war in iraq b. hurricane katrina c. immigration reform d. economic crisis of 2007-2009 e. "no child left behind" educational program I think the answer is E?
May 5, 2012 by Lala

COM 220
I am needing to write an outline on Immigration in the United States. Here is my thesis " While immigration has positive results to the U.S., illegal immigration laws must be enforced to reduce the negative impavt of costs and the admittance of legal immigrants".
October 15, 2010 by P

eth- please revise
Should United States government policy favor certain kinds of immigrants. Immigration policy in the United States deals with people that are entering the country; especially, those who plan to work and remain illegally. In essence, when it comes to the issue of immigration, ...
June 25, 2008 by rose-

SSI OASDI FICA
Although I was aware that this controversial debate was still raging even recently, where can I find out more about the double-sided issue of social security privatization?
December 3, 2009 by supertrooper

speech
Hii! I have to deliver a speech about a current global issue and I have picked the financial crisis in the US, including poverty, and immigration (since it's so broad) The main part of this assignment is to pick a person that has influenced this issue, and talk a little about ...
August 29, 2011 by y912f

English Research Report
Our class has to write a research report on any controversial topic we choose from a list. I chose teenage pregnancies. However, we have to present the two sides of the issue we chose. Most of the articles and information I'm finding have to do with just statistics, and the ...
March 25, 2009 by Emily

Soc Stud
Why was the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 necessary? A.The legislation setting immigration policy had expired. B.Too many immigrants were coming to the United States each year. C.Existing American immigration policies were discriminatory. D.The United States did not ...
March 7, 2013 by Cassie

Special Education
The labeling of students with disabilities is a controversial issue. List five beneficial reasons for labeling and five detrimental aspects of labeling.
May 8, 2009 by luli

eth- please revise
Immigration policy in the United States deals with people that are entering the country; especially, those who plan to work and remain illegally. In essence, when it comes to the issue of immigration, it is really delicate to admit that the United States Government policy ...
June 25, 2008 by rose-

History
What effect did the Mexican-American war have on the issue of slavery in the U.S.? Why did it have this effect? Why would the compromise of 1850 have been controversial in both the north and the south?
November 5, 2007 by Sammy

Immigration
What are the three most significant changes that have occurred in our understanding of the immigration process
July 19, 2010 by mike

US History
Please help me with these: (I finally finished English 2, and am about to get halfway through this!) 4. Prohibitionists and purity crusaders shared the goal of a. making charity "scientific" b. redistributing the nation's wealth c. ending immigration from Asia d. improving the...
October 17, 2010 by mysterychicken

history
what happened to national attitudes and government policy to cause this dramatic change. (immigration to the U.S. in 1921 rose, immigration to the U.S. in 1926 fell) the best answer will include information on American attitude towards Europe as a result of World War I, the ...
June 3, 2009 by y912f

English
We are doing research papers in my English class on controversial issues. My topic is endangered species and we need to present the two different sides of the issue. I am unsure of what two sides I should write about.
March 26, 2009 by Linda

Approaches to Teaching Social Studies
What are the different approaches that can be used for teaching controversial versus non controversial subjects?
February 20, 2008 by LINDA G.

microeconomics
Immigration is a major topic of concern in today’s economy. What are the possible problems and solutions for these concerns? What could happen to the U.S. labor markets if immigration is not controlled?
November 30, 2011 by keith

law
Choose a current federal, state, or local issue that directly affects public policy pertaining to the criminal justice system. Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you analyze the issue and related policy. Be sure to address to following points in your analysis: * ...
July 27, 2011 by kofi

English
Are all controversial matters subjective or relative? Yes. con·tro·ver·sial (kŏn'trə-vűr'shəl, -sē-əl) adj. Of, producing, or marked by controversy: a controversial movie; a controversial stand on human rights. Fond of controversy; disputatious. ...
March 7, 2007 by Nate

Government
The Supreme court is most likely to grant a hearing when a case involves: A.an issue of state law as opposed to an issue of federal law. B.an issue of private law as opposed to an issue of public. C.an issue that is being decided inconsistently by the lower courts. D.the ...
December 30, 2011 by Calvin

Criminology
America is experiencing a major issue with immigration. What will future criminologists face in studies of crime control based on cultural diversity? How is cultural diversity affecting border patrol and local law enforcement?
June 17, 2011 by Stacy

AED
help.. Many historical and current events are controversial, including multicultural, gender, and moral issues. Although teachers do not have to shy away from teaching controversial subject matter in the social studies classroom, they should approach the teaching of these ...
November 15, 2008 by troyer0269

Immigration Essay Help?
Can anyone give me a start to my essay? I'm really having trouble starting off the topic sentence. It's about immigration, coming to America. Thank you so much. -Allyson
October 28, 2011 by Allyson

cultural diversity
Which is the percent of immigrants going to U.S.A. and New York? I went to www.google.com and searched for immigration u.s. new york and found all kinds of results, helpful and not helpful! One of the helpful ones seems to be this: http://www.immigration-usa.com/resource.html ...
April 22, 2007 by gringrin

ethnics
Trends in immigration will continue to shape the face of the United States. What will this face look like in the year 2050? http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=trends+immigration There are many promising articles in this collection to help you. Please re-post with your ...
February 19, 2007 by Anonymous

Georgia State History
Why is the issue important to you? If you were a muckraker, would you want to expose, uncover, or examine the issue? Do you feel that issue still exists today, perhaps in a different form?
March 7, 2014 by anekfoxx

english
I am going to write about illegal immigration and my topic is putting fence on the border and I am for it. my question that i need help with is, How can fence reduce illegal immigration? Thanks for your help?
October 26, 2010 by Kelly

us history
Compara and contrast your modern immigrant to historical immigrants. Atleast 10 bullets on each section. (Historical Immigration, both, and Modern immigration)
November 29, 2012 by Emily

Trade-Economics
1.United States and Mexico have two industries; call them, L-intensive (LIN) and K-intensive (KIN). They have two factors of production: labor and capital. US is a capital abundant country and Mexico is a labor abundant country. At the initial equilibrium, US exports KIN ...
March 22, 2010 by Kp

American History Honors
I need to present the most important facts about immigration in the 1920's. i.e. what acts where passed, who was for/against it, did immigration increase or decrease, etc. About 7 facts, no more than 10 -- this is for a "teach the class" assignment.
March 1, 2009 by Ella

history
I have a History project, and I have to ask a person questions emigrating from their country to America. Can someone give me websites that have questions to ask? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Just take the interrogative/question words and make up your OWN...
May 29, 2007 by ben

society, please help
I have to write an essay over society's biggest problem. It says: " In our society we face a number of problems, such as crime, poverty, and pollution. What do you think is the biggest problem we face in our society today, and why is it a serious issue?Write an essay ...
January 22, 2012 by 12-year-old-poet

Psychology
Issue Analysis After reading the selected critical issue, use the following questions to analyze the issue. The work count for individual questions may vary but your responses should total 1,200- to 1,400-words for the entire worksheet. 1. What are some of the strengths ...
February 15, 2011 by Sue B

english essay
"research a controversial issue, either comtemporary or historical, and explain how the audience is positioned by newspapers to view the issue." can someone please tell what "how the audience is POSITIONED by newspapers" mean? It's very rare lately that you get news without a ...
April 29, 2007 by Twinkle

Help
What is an example of bias in media? a website that presents a controversial opinion as though it were fact a television news program that presents both sides of a particular issue a podcast expressing an author’s opinion a blog about the history of the Civil War Why is media ...
March 11, 2014 by anonymous

history
for my history assignment i have to write about immigration...i'm writing how immigration is good for the United States. can some one please give me some points on its benefits and drawbacks. so i can include it in my writing. thanks to anyone who can help :)
April 27, 2009 by history

socail studies
i dont get it in the 1880's Laws in the 1800's restricted___________immagritio to the U.S. I think you mean IMMIGRATION In the late 1800s, the United States didn't want people from Asia to come here. Our laws made it difficult or impossible for people from Asia to immigrate to...
December 18, 2006 by Alex

American History
How did isolationist beliefs affect immigration policy during 1920s? Is nativism similar to isolationism? I only know how the nativist sentiment affected the immigration policy, but I don't know about the isolationist beliefs. Please explain. THANKS A LOT!
February 27, 2008 by Angelica

Am. History
Immigration was a hot topic during this time period (1820-1850), and it remains a hot topic today. In what ways does immigration continue to shape our nation? can anyone "get the ball rolling" for me. not looking for an answer, just a starting point. maybe some topics to ...
August 20, 2011 by Stacy

U.S.History
Which of the following best describes key positions held by the Republican party in the Gilded Age? a. free silver, high immigration, and low tariffs b. gold standard, high tariffs, and limits on immigration d. no government aid to railroads and no blue laws D so not sure ...
February 18, 2009 by y912f

human resource managment
4. Script for orienting new employees o You may use the following opening sentence to start your script: “We, in HR, feel that it is important to address some sensitive issues during your early employment with our company.” o Create a script that can be used to open up an ...
November 7, 2009 by scooby

immigration
1.What is the effect of immmigration in future size in composition in United States? 2.What is the influence of immigration on the overall economy? 3.What is impact of immigration on federal,state and local government? pls..if who knows,pls answer it..i need some help im ...
August 31, 2006 by jane

Current Issue
Post a summary of a current issue between Native Americans and the federal government. Identify the legislation that you think is linked to the issue and explain why you think there is a connection
May 12, 2011 by Cheryl

Media Literacy-Check Answers-
What is an example of bias in media? a.) a website that presents a controversial opinion as though it were fact b.) a television news program that presents both side of particular issue <--- c.) a podcast expressing an author's opinion d.) a blog about the history of the ...
February 20, 2014 by Alexia

health care
Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the issue and its impact on the population it ...
May 20, 2012 by Van

health care
Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the issue and its impact on the population it ...
May 20, 2012 by Van

health care
Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the issue and its impact on the population it ...
May 20, 2012 by Van

social studies
Every communitiy has issues that are hotly debated. Select an issue that u think is important. Contact or research on two political parties. Find out each party's position on the issue you have chosen. What does each party think about the issue? Does it have a platform for ...
September 21, 2009 by victoria

Technology-Labs
I have these labs that I have to complete for my Intro to Technology course, and they're just too hard for me to do. My teacher doesn't help me at all on them, because they're mostly about drawing out machines and stuff, she says I'm supposed to do it myself. This is one that ...
February 1, 2010 by y912f

English
I am an English learner and I have a hard time in understanding the below sentences. "It's a dead issue. These days you can hardly get people to read about a live issue. People are issued out." dead issue= people stop talking about it? And what does "issue out" mean? Can ...
June 19, 2010 by Anonymous

Evirnomental science
· What air pollutants combine and contribute to this issue? · Briefly describe the health and environmental problems caused by the selected atmospheric issue. · Provide one key solution to help either reduce the effects or recover from the effects of the selected issue.
April 16, 2010 by Anonymous

AP U.S. History 1920's immigration
Between 1880 and 1925 American society remained true to its core values of liberty, equality and opertunity regaurding immigration issues. Asses the validity of this statement. Ha! whatever! Tons of immigration took place between those years, and the increase in population ...
February 21, 2007 by Annie

US History
Why is it not true that the US remained isolated from world events in the late nineteenth century? Describe some specific instances of American involvement beyond its own shores between 1865 and 1900. I have two examples but i need a third. Immigration and the Open Door notes...
January 21, 2008 by Amanda

Immigration
Who were the Canadian immigrants? Why did these people immigrate to Canada? What are the positive and negative impacts of immigration on Canada and the United States? Please tell us what you've learned from your book and your research. We'll be glad to critique your work if ...
November 15, 2006 by Amanda

Ed-Tech
What is an example of bias in media? (1 point) A website that presents a controversial opinion as though it were fact A television news program that presents both sides of a particular issue A podcast expressing an authors opinion A blog about the history of the Civil War ( I ...
February 5, 2014 by Gabby

science
Hi. Can someone please explain to me the exact relationship between the greenhouse effect, global warming, and the ozone layer? I'm kind of confused because we had to write an essay on whether or not the greenhouse effect is controversial and everyone in my class said it is, ...
March 30, 2008 by Liam

PHL458
Don't really understand what the teacher want. Can you help me get a better understanding. Evaluating and Refining Resolutions Presentation (Preparation) Search for societal issues and pick one issue you would like to resolve. Obtain faculty approval of your issue. Express the...
May 31, 2013 by cathy

Communications
Consider how free speech supports the right to circulate goods, services, and images in the marketplace. In addition, consider how free speech in advertising has raised concerns about advertising manipulation, especially with regard to children, teens, and health. Discuss in ...
August 6, 2009 by James

communications
• Consider how free speech supports the right to circulate goods, services, and images in the marketplace. In addition, consider how free speech in advertising has raised concerns about advertising manipulation, especially with regard to children, teens, and health. • Discuss...
February 2, 2010 by Anonymous

Eth125
Would the subject of gaming(such as casinos) be a current issue between Native Americans and the federal government?
March 31, 2008 by Help Please

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). Which groups have argued that the income gap presents a moral issue? A: The Catholic Church and other religious faiths have argued that the income gap presents a moral issue. 2). What is the basic economic dilemma confronted by poor people in Latin America? A: The basic ...
September 27, 2013 by Anonymous

english
is this a good introduction What is it about America that people from different countries want to come here even if it means illegally? Maybe it’s because America is the” land of the free”, according to Key S. (1814), The national anthem. Truly the U.S. is becoming over ...
June 18, 2008 by melissa

computer science
Assume that BlogComment is a structured type with these fields, comment (a string, the actual comment), and two int fields: like, dislike which count the number of "likes" and "dislikes" of the comment by visitors. Assume that nComments is an int variable that holds the ...
September 12, 2012 by Anonymous

another voting question
Casting a vote based on what a candidate pledges to do about certain issues is called: prospective issue voting or retrospective issue voting Isn't this called prospective issue voting? yes... you are right. My experience is it more closely relates to wishful thinking.
January 21, 2007 by Linda

history
would fed deficit spending be considering a political issue or economic issue?
December 11, 2010 by Amy

History
Is sectionalism a social issue or a political issue?
October 11, 2008 by Matt

Life orientation
What are causes of social issue.what are five factors of social issue.the impact of the contemporary of social issue. How the contemporary social issue impact negative on local and global communities list five.give a detail description of your plan and activities.when,where ...
August 1, 2013 by Emely

eth125
summary of a current issue between Native American and the federal goverment. Indentify the legislation that you think linked to the issue.
April 6, 2008 by Anna

AED 200
Of all the current issues in education, which do you think will be the biggest issue for local and or state schools? Why? What will you do to address this issue?
September 4, 2008 by carol

Discuss the economic impact of immigration in the
Discuss the economic impact of immigration in the United States.
August 11, 2008 by Patricia

U.S.History
i cant find this in my book. i've probably read about it but i dont remember In the 1890s, immigration patters shifted dramatically, with most immigrants now coming from a. northern European countries b. southern and eastern European countries c. Mexico and Central America d. ...
February 19, 2009 by y912f

Religion,help
What events and figures have shaped the development of Islam in the United States? i really don't know how to answer this question or even what points to hit. I know that one even was the Iraqi war but i don't know what else i can put because i don't want to start a ...
January 25, 2007 by Kailin

spanish
How did the geography influence the immigration for the exploration in Colombia and Venezuela? How did the indegenous mix with the Europeans to develop the culture in Colombia and Venezuela? I've tried many websites such as fact monster, wikipedia, britannica, and i googled it...
December 6, 2007 by astrid

US history
When Kennedy was elected president, many were: A. pleased because of his clear experience. B. fearful because he had appointed such controversial people to the cabinet. C. pleased because of sound cabinet appointment and his ability to inspire. I think it might be C but not ...
November 22, 2010 by anthony

sociology
I am writing an essay on the socialogical perspectives on the issue of unemployment. The symbolic interactism and function analysis. I went on the web and research the issue of unemployment and the meaning of the perspectives, yet I am stumped on how to form a thesis and how ...
October 19, 2010 by Linda

english
Choose one significant, current issue, and specifically connect that issue to Oedipus The King. I just need help choosing the topic. Please help.
January 16, 2010 by Anonymous

english
I am working on my English presentation for Wuthering Heights the novel. I have to create and present a comparison between a theme from Wutering Heights and a contemporary issue. For example, if the novel deals with the topic of alienation it could be compared to the issue of ...
May 25, 2013 by Mercy

vocab
what does controversial mean?
November 19, 2010 by Anonymous

Eth125
Post a 200- to 300-word summary of a current issue between Native Americans and the federal government. *I know that I would like to talk about gaming, but have no idea where to begin to look* Identify the legislation that you think is linked to the issue, *I think that ...
April 3, 2008 by Please check

Ethics & Enterprise
Can someone help me with this assignment? Complete the following for identifying an ethical issue: • Identify an potential ethical dilemma from a real company. The company could be a current company for which you work, a company in which you used to work, a friend’s company, ...
July 12, 2011 by Maria

Gov.
Where can I find a website to answer this question: What is a current issue between Native Americans and the federal government? Identify the legislation that you think is linked to the issue.
December 8, 2007 by Paul

HCS/335
I am having trouble with finding ethical and legal issues that is reported with my administrative issue which is patient confindentiality. Or should i change to another issue? please help.
May 15, 2011 by Chastity Partn

Statistics
How do you make a tree diagram for this? (and in general) 1) of the voters in a certain city, 40% are republicans and 60% are democrats. among the republicans, 70% are in favor of a particular bond issue whereas 80% of the democrats favor the issue. if a voter is selected at ...
November 9, 2010 by Lo

Sci 275
Write a 250 to 350 word response to the following: · If you were an environmental researcher and were given funding to assist with one environmental issue, which of the following topics would you choose to spend your funds on? (I encourage you to use the same specific issue ...
July 25, 2011 by Katheryn Pe

ethnics
Describe a current issue between native americans and the federal government. Identify the legislation that is linked to the issue. Is there a connection? Please help!! googled, no info at all
July 18, 2008 by Tony

ethics
Thanks for the info. I still can't separate the two. Any examples you could give? If someone asked me to pick out something would that be a moral issue or immoral issue? I'm so confused
January 23, 2010 by chris

Test and Measurements
Why is the Rorschach so controversial?
February 24, 2014 by Lyndyc

HiSTORY ....helpppppp
One unintended consequence of the immigration restrictions passed in the 1920s was to: A. end legal immigration from east Asia. B. decrease the number of immigrants from southern and eastern Europe. C. increase the number and proportion of immigrants from Mexico and Latin ...
March 22, 2011 by ashley --- HELP PLEASEE!!!

MATH/ALGEBRA PLEASE
I am having a real issue with this one problem the problem is : y=1/3x-3 I am supposed to graph the problem and then find the y intercept. First I substituted x with 12. Y=1/3(12)-3 s divided by 12 is 4, now I subtract 3from 4 and get 1 therefore, my first set reads(12,1) I do...
November 22, 2009 by Lisa

finance
Corporations that do not issue financial securities such as stock or debt obligations: will not be able to increase sales. cannot be profitable. generate sufficient funds to fulfill their needs. do not face double taxation of their profits.
July 24, 2008 by lashay-

English
Choose one significant, current issue, and specifically connect that issue to Oedipus the King. You will need to consider the following: 1)Take the political structure that we observe in Oedipus The King. Discuss how the socio-political heirarchy observed in Oedipus is ...
January 17, 2010 by NEED A TOPIC

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