Annotated Works Cited: Reproductive Rights

Antelava, Natalia. “Forced Sterilisation in Uzbekistan.” BBC Radio 4. BBC. 16 Apr. 2012. Radio. This is a radio story about forced sterilization in Uzbekistan. It talks about the situation from interviewing women and healthcare professionals and gives a lot of background about the Uzbek government. This show is definitely on the side of the women…

Increasing international cooperation to reduce drug trade

Irma Orozco Increase International Cooperation to Reduce Drug Trade The cooperation between nations will reduce the illegal drug trade. It is easier to accomplish anything when people are cooperating and work together. When people divide the work and divide the responsibility more can get done and it can be done faster. This logic applies to…

Adding prisons

Mikayla Jordan IDP Paper Reducing the Drug Trade   America’s prisons are being over crowded with 3 strike criminals.These crimes may be  from as little as stealing a candy bar to a crime as big as murder. This is a problem because criminals that need to be in prisons are out on the street, causing…

The Demand for Population Control Reform in Relation to Reproductive Rights

In lieu of the world’s rising population, birth control should not only be readily available, but in many cases it should be required. Many countries  such as the United States have put a lot of money into controlling the world’s population. Some countries, most notably China, have taken it upon themselves to control their population…

Risk Factors of Drone Use

By Umair Malik The risk and potential for collateral from drones are too great to allow for their continued military use.Over the course of 2010,US president Barack Obama ordered hundreds of drone strikes to countries in and around the Middle East including Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen, Iraq, Iran, and Somalia. As a result of so many…

Government Regulation

By Makayla Franklin As the internet has become more significant and widely used, issues have arisen around regulating content and access to the world of the World Wide Web. Because of the nature of the internet being a primarily free and open access portal to infinite media sources, outlets, and points of view, there is…

College: To Bee or not to Bee at College by Emma Steinheimer

College debt can be overwhelming. The College Board reveals a “moderate” college budget for an in-state public school in 2013-2014 averaged $22,826. A moderate budget for a private college comes in at around $44,750. College debt currently rounds off to about $35,200 when graduation time comes around- the pooled student loan debt currently exceeds $1…

Germany’s Legal Prostitution Increases Sex Trafficking

By: Misha Brooks     Recently, much controversy has arisen about the legalization, or decriminalization, of prostitution throughout the world, with politicians and women’s rights organizations citing an increase of sex trafficking as a direct result of looser prostitution laws. Under the belief that decriminalization of prostitution empowers pimps and traffickers to continue in their abusive ways,…

Annotated Work Cited: If You Had The Power to Change Your Fate, Would You?

Medical Benefits Agus, David B. “The Outrageous Cost of a Gene Test.” Nytimes.com. New York Times, 20 May 2013. Web. 22 Jan. 2014. <http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/21/opinion/the-outrageous-cost-of-a-gene-test.html?_r=0&gt;. Beal, Kathy Ridgely. “Genetics in Medicine Publishes Special Issue Dedicated to Genomics in Electronic Health Records.” Genetics in Medicine Publishes Special Issue Dedicated to Genomics in Electronic Health Records. N.p., 19…

Is it Your Right to Die?

Colby, William H. “Our Right to Death.” Reason.com. N.p., Feb. 2007. Web. 23 Jan. 2014 “Contents  .” The Noble Eightfold Path: The Way to the End of Suffering. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 Jan. 2014 “End-of-Life Decisions.” Pew Social Demographic Trends RSS. N.p., 20 Aug. 2009. Web. 23 Jan. 2014. Euthanasia – ProCon.org.” ProCon org Headlines….

The Exploitation of Sex Workers in America

By: Anneke Lau Sex trafficking is the trade of humans for forced sexual labor. One of the biggest issues around sex trafficking is the constant exploitation of an already vulnerable population. Although the opinions around sex work are extremely polarized, on all sides of the debate exploitation remains the critical problem. The exploitation of people…