On November 6, 2012, the states of Colorado and Washington made marijuana legal for
recreational use in the passage of Amendment 64. There have been many people speaking out
about this topic, some for it and some against it. Mo
According to MLK, Jr., a just law is a man-made code that agrees with the law of God or the
moral law while an unjust law is a code that is out of harmony with the moral law. He used St.
Aquinas to explain an unjust law: an unjust law is a human law that
Louise I Gerdes was opposed to the bill because such policies protecting students from
harassment of speech are already in place and the bill has a vague standard to it that would
depend on the interpretation of each college in how it wants to address the
One case, Hollingsworth v. Perry, is working to strike down Proposition 8 in California,
which states that marriage is between a man and a woman.
The other case, United States v. Windsor, is a challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act
that was passed by Co
Why Do Students Pay Out-of-Pocket for Taskstream?
On March 5, 2013, a group of three students went to talk to Dr. Daren Snider about why
the fee for Taskstream is paid out-of-pocket for students and why it is not included in the student
fees. He gave us a
1. What is the difference between an Authoritarian and Libertarian? Give examples from the
thinkers we have read this semester. (SOCIAL SCALE)
-An Authoritarian wants more government control and is also for traditional values. Ex:
Plato, Thomas Hobbes, Ma
PSCI Midterm Review
1. What is the difference between an Authoritarian and Libertarian?
-An Authoritarian wants more government control and is also for traditional values. A
Libertarian is for less government control and is for progression.
2. What is the
The Legal Drinking Age
Imagine that it is the night before your 21st birthday. You go to a bar with your close friends, and
at midnight, the bartender serves you your first drink. However, for most people, it will not be
their first dri
Raising the Driving Age
Getting a drivers license is a rite of passage for a typical 16-year-old in America today. It is a time where
if you want to go somewhere, you just go; there is no need for asking your parents or a friend for a ride
A single member plurality system operates to give the votes of some more weight than others.
This system gives the victory of an election to the candidate that wins a plurality of votes in a
district and it only provides representation to supporters of th