United States Political & Social Issues
America changed immensely in the 1960s. From MLK and JFK to the advancement of technology and the carefree hippies, America has been changed by the 1960s, or rather, the people and events in it.
Leaving the academic world and joining the Navy during the Vietnam War was a unique, trying experience. This hub details why I was in the military and chose the Navy to spend four years of my life.
American Politics can be confusing, however, in my "Understanding American Politics" series, I break things down in an easy-to-follow way that will have you watching the election coverage in all new ways.
The SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance) program was started in 1961 as a pilot program to fill a need. There were still thousands of people having difficulty making ends meet since the economy had not completely...
Mother Teresa, Rigoberta Menchu and Deganawida all have something in common: they were peacemakers. Learn about what made them so influential and incredible. Though quite human, they always remained faithful to their...
Political correctness and affirmative action have been a big part of our lives for more than 30 years. This hub discusses whether our society is better off today with political correctness.
“Manifest Destiny” originated in the mid-Nineteenth century and could develop fast within the American community to be a social movement. It was hugely supported and highly criticized at the same time.
Mark Twain was furious at American invasion of the Philippines. Find out why.
The United States of American should take care of it's own first. In times of economic crisis, why are we still giving money to charities who feed, clothe, and educate international citizens? Why are we not doing the...
Tutor Scam on CRAIGSLIST .com-- my tutoring ad attracted scammers of the truth seeking profit, destroying trust
Scam artists target tutors on a regular basis. This hub details their methodology and provides a tag list of updated offenders as readers contribute names and email addresses. Information and references on identity...
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