1. socials

    i writing paragraph on whether the first nations within canada be granted some form of self government with the regard to their economy, education, laws, and environment? i have to give evidence to back my claims. i not sure if this good idea because if

    asked by Mohammad on January 4, 2012
  2. history

    1.What is a definition of citizenship? A.having been born in a country B.being a full and equal member of a nation C.having pledged to respect and support a government's values D.fulfilling all the responsibilities and having all the rights of living in a

    asked by love help on October 27, 2016
  3. Social Studies(I need websites to do these please)

    In 1965, Congress adopted the Voting Rights Act. Describe this act. In your description, explain what led Congress to pass the act, and describe at least two of the act's effects. How has the population of South Carolina changed over the past one hundred

    asked by Mame on June 4, 2016
  4. us history

    Which of the following best describes the Declaration of Sentiments? a) a document that demanded equality for women based on the ideas in the Declaration of Independence b) a public speech given by Elizabeth Cady Stanton that declared women equal to men,

    asked by Oscar on March 27, 2015
  5. ciminology

    Monday 04/13/09 Need help with this.. based on someone's experience with these procedures. Post a 175- to 350-word response restating the events in the proper order. Answer this question as part of your response: 1.) what sources were the rights afforded

    asked by cris on April 13, 2009
  6. English (Essay)

    I'm writing about the treatment of Taliban women in Afghanistan and so far I've accomplished 2 paragraphs. Could you proof read it and give me some pointers? Thanks so much! There is no stopping the madness that is charging through the blood-stained

    asked by CP on August 24, 2011
  7. Life orientation

    The 3 human rights violation and explain in a introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violation

    asked by Katlego on May 1, 2016
  8. Social studies

    What is a definition of citizenship? -having been born in a country -being a full and equal member of a nation -having pledged to respect and support a governments's values****** -fulfilling all the responsibilities and having all the rights of living in a

    asked by Lexi on October 14, 2016
  9. Social Studies

    in what way did the efforts of the Tuskegee Airmen contribute to the hopes for improved civil rights in the United States? A. The Tuskegee showed that integrated fighting units cold work well. B. The efforts of the African American Tuskegee Airmen during

    asked by Kylita335 on March 11, 2017
  10. History

    What was Thomas Jefferson's stance about how when the government fails to protect their rights, it is their duty to overthrow the government and establish a government that is designed to protect their rights

    asked by Lisa on October 17, 2014
  11. Government

    What is a definition of citizenship? -having been born in a country -being a full and equal member of a nation -having pledged to respect and support a governments's values****** -fulfilling all the responsibilities and having all the rights of living in a

    asked by Lexi on October 7, 2016
  12. Social Studies

    8. Which of the resolutions at Seneca Falls Convention was most inspired by married women's inability to own property? () desire for improved education in order to understand property contracts (x) belief that women should have voting rights in order to

    asked by Lexiee!(: on March 27, 2015
  13. History

    I am trying to find indepth information on the anti-federalists argument for states' rights. I know that it involved the states' rights concerning political, economic and military control. I can only find information that is way over my head. I am in the

    asked by Sara on June 7, 2009
  14. Life orientation

    Critically discuss six ways in which the human rights violation impacts on individuals and groups and the consequences that the human rights violation have on the individuala swell as on yor community or any other community or within south africa

    asked by Bongolethu on August 25, 2015
  15. Social studies

    How does the Bill of Rights in the U.S Constitution limit the government? A. by separating state and federal powers B. by giving the authority to rule the people C. by establishing the rule of law D. by granting certain rights to people that government

    asked by Amber on January 12, 2016
  16. Justice system

    1. The crime control model: A. stresses the possibility of error in the stages leading to trial. B. believes in protecting society from criminal behavior. C. emphasizes the need to protect procedural rights. D. assumes that justice is better served if

    asked by Amy on May 1, 2013
  17. GA History

    Which law made the segregation of public facilities in the United States illegal? 1: Georgia Act of 1869 2: Civil Rights Act of 1964 3: Voting Rights Act of 1965 4: Civil Liberties Act of 1988 4?

    asked by -_- on May 26, 2017
  18. english

    Include a discussion of sentence variety and the rhythm of the author's writing. underline the topic sentence. Question : why individuals can be denied credit for a number of reasons.

    asked by diane on February 20, 2011
  19. Unit of Inquiry

    Which are the bangladeshi local organizations working to uphold the rights of women and children? What are their goals, missions, structure, function, real life evidence they are working and the challenges they face while they are upholding human rights of

    asked by Kate on August 15, 2009
  20. CONTRACT LAW

    A music club sends an advertisement. you select ten "free" downloads and agree to become a member. When you get you free downloads you decide to resign. Does the night club have an legal rights against you? why? I know that they don't have rights I just

    asked by MORGAN on September 18, 2014
  21. English

    I left ou few more sentences on the Civil Rights Movement. Thank you. 1) If it hadn't been for Rosa Parks, the Civil Rights Movement wouldn't have been successfull. 2) She was coming back home from work by bus. She was tired and sat down in an empty seat.

    asked by Henry2 on September 15, 2011
  22. Social Studies

    We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments

    asked by Anastasia on August 15, 2016
  23. American Politics

    Just when i think I'm getting a handle on this stuff, I get thrown for a loop. What is the "doctrine of selective incorporation"? It's being asked in relation to the nationalization of the Bill of Rights (the process by which most of the provisions of the

    asked by Amy on December 6, 2006
  24. History/Civics

    Which quote from the Declaration of Independence shows that the colonists were influenced by John Locke's idea of natural rights? "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal."****** "Governments long established should not be

    asked by MeowCat97 on October 22, 2015
  25. History

    Which quote from the Declaration of Independence shows that the colonists were influenced by John Locke's idea of natural rights? "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal."****** "Governments long established should not be

    asked by MeowCat97 on October 22, 2015
  26. English

    Can you check if the following statements are possible please? Thank you very much. 1) After 1810 the greater part of African Americans in slavery were born in the United States. 2) White slave owners were afraid of African customs because they couldn’t

    asked by Franco on February 2, 2011
  27. Ga state history

    5.which law made the segregation of public facilities in the United States illegal. A. Georgia act of 1869 B. Civil rights act of 1964 C. Voting rights act of 1965 D. Civil liberties act of 1988 My answer is b I need help ASAP

    asked by Hbibians jaja on April 24, 2018
  28. History8

    In Westside Community Schools v. Mergens, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of the __________, stating that it was a violation of __________. A.principal . . . church and state B.students . . . their First Amendment rights C.students . . . their patriotic

    asked by foreveryoung_9914 on May 1, 2014
  29. goverment

    The Enlightenment idea of “natural rights” is that _________. Select one of the options below as your answer: A. monarchs rule by divine right B. people have natural rights that governments cannot arbitrarily take away C. ethical principles are capable

    asked by leidy on May 18, 2011
  30. life orientation

    make six suqqwstions on how to combat the violations of human rights identified by you in the previous questions and indicate any organisationds you have come about in your research and indicate how they combat the human rights violations or

    asked by dineo manganyi on April 23, 2016
  31. life orientation

    make six suggestions on how to combat the violations of human rights identified by you in the previous questions and indicate any organisations you have come about in your research and indicate how they combat the human rights violations or discriminations

    asked by Berry on April 24, 2016
  32. life orientation

    make six suggestions on how to combat the violations of human rights identified by you in the previous questions and indicates any organisation you have come about in your research and indicates how they combat the human rights violations or

    asked by lindah on April 14, 2016
  33. Managerial Finance II

    Ten rights are necessary to purchase one share of Fogel stock at $54. A right sells for a $6. The ex-rights value of Fogel stock is...?

    asked by Donna on July 19, 2015
  34. L,o

    Six suggestion on how to combat the violations of human rights and how they combat the human rights violation or discrimination

    asked by Takalani on April 21, 2016
  35. social studies

    What doctrine of rights did both the "no incorporation" justices and the "plus incorporation" justices use to expand the notion of legal rights?

    asked by Tatiana on February 12, 2014
  36. Government Check

    1.)What is the defining right of a representative democracy? The right to petition the government =The right to vote The right to freedom of religion The right to a jury trial 2.)Slavery was prohibited by _____. the Bill of Rights the Constitution =the

    asked by Ariel on June 29, 2010
  37. social studies

    How did Congress respond to the black codes passed in many Southern states after the Civil War? (1 point)by taking away the voting rights of southerners by sanctioning the remaining Democrats in Congress by impeaching the president by expanding the power

    asked by erik on June 4, 2016
  38. US History

    What is Thomas Jefferson trying to say in this excerpt from the Declaration of Independence ? :The Right of the People to Control Their Government . . . We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their

    asked by Anna on November 13, 2013
  39. World History (Ms. Sue)

    I've only written the first half of this paper, but I want your opinion. List the principles of the Magna Carta, the English Bill of Rights, the American Declaration of Independence, the French Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen, and the U.S.

    asked by Victoria on October 7, 2014
  40. History

    1.) Which factor contributed most to the beginning of the women's rights movement in the United States during the mid-1800s? A. A dramatic increase in women's PARTICIPATION in the workforce B. A shift in social attitudes brought on by increased sectional

    asked by #FreeGucci on April 25, 2016
  41. Life orentation

    Make six suggestion on how to combat the violations of human rights(right to education,health and work) and indicate any arganisation you have come about in your research and indicate how they combat the human rights violations

    asked by Happiness on April 17, 2016
  42. life orientation

    Identify 3 human rights violations or discrimination and explain in an introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violations or discrimination (xenophobic )

    asked by Londani on April 23, 2016
  43. life orientation

    identify your 3 human rights violations or discriminations and explain in an introductory paragraph why you choose tha specific human rights violations or discriminations

    asked by dineo manganyi on April 23, 2016
  44. Government

    What does the fact that "aliens" are generally are not allowed to vote show about American beliefs? I looked all through my book but it doesnt say anything about voting rights of aliens. Can someone please help me(= There are no voting rights for those who

    asked by maddie on March 29, 2007
  45. History

    5. Why is the Constitution the nation's most important document? Because it has provided the framework for United States government and helped preserve basic rights for over 200 years Because it is the document that first articulated America's independence

    asked by Jman on November 16, 2012
  46. Social Studies

    The excerpt below is Article 6 of the "Declaration of the Rights of Man," the document that founded the French Republic on August 26, 1789. Use this excerpt below to answer the following question: Law is the expression of the general will. Every citizen

    asked by Anonymous on March 27, 2014
  47. HISTORY

    Which answer best describes President Johnson's role in Reconstruction? Johnson wanted to forgive the Southern states and restore order by granting equal rights to the former slaves. Johnson wanted to fine the Southern states for starting the Civil War and

    asked by MS.SUE HELP PLEASE on June 11, 2014
  48. SOCIAL STDIES HELP!

    1. What caused the civil rights movement to gain momentum? (1 point) the post-war economy after World War I*** African American discontent during the Great Depression African Americans wanting equal rights after World War II Southern politicians beginning

    asked by XenaGonzalez on May 21, 2015
  49. Social studies

    What did Alexis de Tocqueville observe on his visit to United States that reflected changes that Were happening in the country during Jackson’s administration A. A strict divide between rich and poor B. A growing spirit democracy and equality between

    asked by Thank you on November 28, 2017
  50. History--Ms. Sue, Writeacher, Reed??

    Which factor contributed most to the beginning of the women's rights movement in the United States during the mid-1800s? -a dramatic increase in women's participation in the workforce -a shift in social attitudes brought on my increased sectional

    asked by Amy on May 11, 2015
  51. science

    The Gruffles just had a rumble with the Gadflies becasuse three Gadflies tried to pass through the Gruffles territory. The rumble would be an examples of the Gruffles protecting their ______. a) superiority b) women's rights c) independence d) rights of

    asked by pam on September 10, 2010
  52. Social Studies 7 - Final Review Help!

    What is the what is the unalienable rights???? answer - is those rights that cannot be surrendered, sold or transferred to someone else am i correct??????? My ss teacher gave us a review packet for the final. We just have to do the definitions and fill in

    asked by Laruen on June 10, 2012
  53. Social Studies

    What was one similarity between the bill of rights and the Magna Carta? A. Both outlined a structure that gave the government the right to tax its citizens B. Both established a detailed justice system C. Both provided guidelines for ensuring basic citizen

    asked by So confused :( on September 28, 2016
  54. soc studies 3 questions pls help!!!

    8. Which of the resolutions at Seneca Falls Convention was most inspired by women’s inability to own property? (1 point) desire for improved education in order to understand property contracts belief that women should have voting rights in order to

    asked by TTR+S<3 on March 23, 2014
  55. World History

    These documents(Declartion of the rights of man and the citizen, English bill of rights, Marna carta , declaration of independence) established a system in which: a.The power of a leader came straight from God b. The individual was more important than the

    asked by Boberto on February 28, 2016
  56. L.o

    identify your 3 human rights violation or discrimination and explain in an introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violation or discrimination

    asked by mokgadi on May 11, 2016
  57. life orientation

    Identify your three human rights violation or discrimination and explain in am introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violation or discrimination

    asked by mpendulo on April 20, 2016
  58. Life orientation

    Identify your 3 human rights violations or discriminations and explain in an introductory paragraph why you choose the specefic human rights violations or discriminations

    asked by Aluwani on April 22, 2016
  59. Life Orientation

    Identify your 3 human rights violation or discrimination and explain in an introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violation or discrimination

    asked by Cynett on April 22, 2016
  60. life orientation

    identify your human rights violation or discrimination and explain in and introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violation or discrimination

    asked by Fhumulani on April 19, 2016
  61. life orientation

    identify your human rights violation or discrimination and explain in and introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violation or discrimination

    asked by tshephiso on April 22, 2016
  62. life orientation

    identify 3 human rights violation or discrimination and explain in an introductory paragraph why i choose the specific human rights violation or discrimination.

    asked by luthando on April 16, 2016
  63. Life orientation

    Identify your 3 human rights violations or discrimination and explain in an introductory parameters why you choose the specific human rights violations or discrimination

    asked by Cecilia on April 20, 2016
  64. Life orientation

    Identify three human rights violation or discrimination and in introductory paragraph explain why you choose specific human rights violation or discrimination

    asked by Mokgadi on May 13, 2016
  65. american Literature

    There are 4 parts to The Declaration of Independence. Match each part of The Declaration of Independence to its description. Potential Matches: 1 : Preamble 2 : List of Grievances 3 : Declaration of Natural Rights 4 : Resolution of Independence Answer :

    asked by Robb4301 on February 6, 2015
  66. social studies

    What is not an objective of the constitution a. Protect the rights of the minority b. Establish the structure of government. c. protect individual worth and dignity of all people. d. Protect the rights of the majority This was to be corrected from class

    asked by lindsey on October 5, 2010
  67. history

    1. Which factor contributed most to the beginning of the women's rights movement in the United States during the mid-1800s? A. A dramatic increase in women's participation in the workforce *** B. A shift in social attitudes brought on by increased

    asked by help please on May 12, 2014
  68. Social Studies

    How did the election of Ulysses S. Grant affect the voting rights of African Americans? Grant received fewer votes in the North, so the Civil Rights Act of 1866 was enacted to protect African American rights. Grant received fewer votes in the North, so the

    asked by J.J. on July 30, 2015
  69. American Government

    To what concept does this excerpt refer? "whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing

    asked by leslie on August 19, 2016
  70. History

    What was one emphisis of the constitution of 1845? A: Fiscal responsibility b: Freedom of former slaves C: Importince of high Texas D: increase state debt Why was the Texas constitution of 1845 twice as long as he written before it select all that apply

    asked by Smile on April 24, 2018
  71. government

    We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments

    asked by shane on August 18, 2016
  72. Criminal Procedures

    Criminal Procedures Topic At 12:00 p.m., on August 16, 2005, Robert Smith began his journey to freedom down the halls of the prison he called home for the last 2 years. Despite receiving a 5-year sentence, Robert was paroled for good behavior. His lawyer

    asked by Ree on January 7, 2009
  73. Social Studies (Ms. Sue)

    How did Rosa Park's refusal to stand up contribute to the civil rights movement? A: Her refusal to stand sparked a boycott that lead to the end of the segregation. Therefore, her courageous action marked the start of the civil rights movement.

    asked by Anonymous on February 1, 2014
  74. Philosphy

    Hill claims that a fruitful way to think about the badness of destroying the environment is: To think about what kind of human would choose to destroy the earth. To appeal to theories about God and care for the earth. To examine people’s intuitions about

    asked by jasmine on July 21, 2014
  75. Finance

    Nine rights are necessary to purchase one share of Fogel stock at $50. A right sells for $4. The ex-rights value of Fogel stock is

    asked by Jerry on May 14, 2010
  76. Finance

    Nine rights are necessary to purchase one share of Fogel stock at $50. A right sells for a $4. The ex-rights value of Fogel stock is

    asked by Anonymous on February 25, 2011
  77. history

    1. What was one emphasis of the Constitution of 1845? (1 point) fiscal responsibility freedom of former slaves importance of high taxes increasing state debt 2. Why was the Texas Constitution of 1845 twice as long as the one written before it? Select all

    asked by anonomoys on April 25, 2018
  78. History

    Ms. Sue please help! 1. Which factor contributed most to the beginning of the women's rights movement in the United States during the mid-1800s? (5 points) a dramatic increase in women's participation in the workforce a shift in social attitudes brought on

    asked by Austin on May 31, 2014
  79. Life orientation

    Three human rights violation or discrimination an explain in an introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violation or discrimination

    asked by Charmaine on April 19, 2016
  80. Life orientation

    3 human rights violations or discrimination and explain in an introductory paragraph why you choose the specific human rights violations or discrimination

    asked by Nancy on May 15, 2016
  81. SS8R - help!!!!

    What were the various ways in which Progressives reformed society in the following areas: voters' rights: 16th and 17th amendment big business: sherman anit-trust act public works: !?!?!?! woman rights: less corrupt + morally superior education: john deney

    asked by Lauren on December 20, 2012
  82. U.S History

    Document A – Statement by Thomas Jefferson (1787) “A democracy is nothing more than mob rule where fifty-one percent of the people may take away the rights of the other forty nine. All, too, will bear in mind this sacred principle that though the will

    asked by Lauren on February 2, 2014
  83. Government--Please Check

    In the case McCulloch v. Maryland, the Supreme Court held that _____. My answer1.)the Necessary and Proper Clause gave the federal government broad rights not mentioned in the Constitution 2.)federal government could not create a national bank 3.)the Bill

    asked by Paige on March 13, 2012
  84. Law (Ms.Sue)

    Rights and Responsibilities: Find the key term that fits with it's definition: 1)A set of rights people have. They include freedom of speech and assembly A-I think it's social rights. 2)An international agreement drawn up after WWII A- I think it's UDHR

    asked by Anonymous on November 6, 2013
  85. history

    1. What was one emphasis of the Constitution of 1845? (1 point) fiscal responsibility freedom of former slaves importance of high taxes increasing state debt 2. Why was the Texas Constitution of 1845 twice as long as the one written before it? Select all

    asked by Anonymous on April 26, 2018
  86. Social Studies

    The Due Process Clause guarantees that: A. the National Government will not interfere with Constitutional rights. B. states are not bound to their state constitutions in matters of individual rights. C. states will not deny people any basic or essential

    asked by Anthony on July 13, 2011
  87. Ethics

    1. Hill claims that a fruitful way to think about the badness of destroying the environment is? To think about what kind of human would choose to destroy the earth. To appeal to theories about God and care for the earth. To examine people’s intuitions

    asked by Darcy Deagan on August 8, 2014
  88. Crimanal jusice

    Criminal Procedures Topic At 12:00 p.m., on August 16, 2005, Robert Smith began his journey to freedom down the halls of the prison he called home for the last 2 years. Despite receiving a 5-year sentence, Robert was paroled for good behavior. His lawyer

    asked by lou on February 18, 2008
  89. Language

    together now, Barbara Jordan's main purpose is to a)persuade readers that a tolerant society is best created by working on a small scale.•• b)inform readers of the civil rights movement in the United States. c)praise the work of the leaders of the

    asked by Estephania on January 11, 2016
  90. SOCIAL STUDIES

    WHAT DOES VESTED MEAN? 1)Present ownership rights. 2)Defines the availability for a participant to an entitlement such as an option or share holding. You're probably looking for this definition that I found on Dictionary.com. "1. held completely,

    asked by NEVANTE on September 29, 2006
  91. history

    The Bill of Rights is generally recognized as protecting the citizens of the United States from their government, but what safeguards are contained in the Constitution to protect the states from violation of their rights? What additional safeguards were

    asked by missy on January 18, 2010
  92. history

    In the english bill of rights only protestants could bear arms for defense , this is different than the United States Bill of Rights were pretty much anyone can bear arms? Is this right? Since the protestants were a religion. Not all the people.

    asked by history on January 12, 2018
  93. History

    Why did minority groups receive limited benefits from Progressivism? A:Minority groups did not wish to Americanize B:The Supreme Court barred minority groups from gaining more rights. C:Many Progressives held racist ideas about minority groups**** D:Few

    asked by Marylyn on November 4, 2016
  94. English

    2. "Seven years thou wert lent to me, and I thee pay./Exacted by thy fate, on the just day." Which of these is nearest in meaning to the word exacted, as it is used in the passage above? A. Requested and received B. denied and rejected C. Demanded and

    asked by Warren on December 10, 2014
  95. History

    This was the definition of the great awakening that was in my textbook. I don't understand it. Can you please tell me what it means. Thank You. The Great Awakening is when the Orthodox Calvinists sought to combat Enlightment rationalism, which denied

    asked by Kourtney on September 20, 2009
  96. civics

    Hi, I'm really confused. I have to explain all of the major provisions of the bill of rights. But what does it mean by "provisions"? Does the question just mean to explain each of the 10 amendments in the bill of rights?

    asked by Anonymous on March 10, 2013
  97. life orientation

    make six suggestions on how to combat the violations of human rights and indicate any organization you have come about in your research and indicate how they combat the human rights violations

    asked by Gudani Paris on April 12, 2016
  98. us history

    "the american war is over, but this is far from being the case with the american revolution." i need to know 1 more event or area of american life that represents this quote, i already have government and the Bill of Rights The United States is still

    asked by INEEDHELP!!! on October 4, 2006
  99. Stop Spamming!

    Spamming is the posting of many copies of the same question. Jiskha has been getting as many as 20 identical questions in the same day. Often, like this one, we can't begin to answer the question. Subject: life orientation Message: Identify your human

    asked by Ms. Sue on April 24, 2016
  100. american government

    Judges who practice what their critics call “judicial activism” argue that judges (Points : 1) have a responsibility to protect individual rights and liberties. have a responsibility to be anti-majoritarian because democracy is not always a good thing.

    asked by lee lee on February 21, 2014

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