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Drainage Tile Regulations

Thousands of miles of subsurface drainage tile systems installed for agricultural lands are found throughout North America. Increased urban development on the edge of rural areas means private property may be crossed by tile drains from existing or past agricultural operations. Drainage laws and reg...More...

Significance of the Tennis Court Oath

According to the PBS website, the Tennis Court Oath of June 20, 1789, is an important moment in the history of France because it marks the beginning of the French Revolution. The Tennis Court Oath was the moment the majority of the population of France began to take control of the country....More...

Overhaul Our Election Systems

Sen. Bill Nelson of Florida unveiled a sensible plan on the floor of the Senate to upgrade U.S. election processes.The two-year presidential race we've seen this time is ridiculous by most people's standards of tolerance.Sen. Nelson also proposes abolishing the antiquated electoral college...More...

Biggest Contributors in Federal Elections

In the United States, election campaigns rely on donations from individuals, political action committees, and party organizations. Beyond direct donations to a candidate, there are numerous ways that individuals, corporations and unions can contribute to a specific campaign. Political action committ...More...

What Is a Road Apple?

Road apple is a term that is not commonly used in American language today, as there is not much need to point out road apples when driving or walking down a road in modern society....More...

Media And Hindi News

Hindi is the official language in India. That is why lots TV channels, newspapers and other sources are there from where people can get the news instantly. In every state in India various types of languages and religions are present....More...

Immigration Reform: Some Signs it is Getting Closer

Many cities and different groups are calling for immigration reform and suggesting legal status for the illegal immigrants who are here now. They are admitting that they can't all be found and deported. Border security and immigration reform will solve the problem. Congress should do something ...More...

What Is Happening To The MDG's?

At the beginning of this millennium, the world leaders converged to set up the Millennium Development Goals. There is no doubt that your leaders were ably represented in that summit that took place exactly in the year 2000. Have you ever have course to reflect if the MDG's set were met?...More...

Harley-Davidson Can Increase Business Helping Saudi Women

The Harley-Davidson clubs of Saudi Arabia could provide an invaluable service while highlighting the right of women to drive anywhere in the Kingdom. Once that is accomplished, the government can simply begin to issue Saudi driver's licenses to women. After a few more weeks of controversy, life...More...

World Population Day 2013

To date, the world population has reached 7.1 Billion as indicated by the Population Reference Bureau. In connection with the global population explosion is the commemoration of the World Population Day which was celebrated on July 11, 2013 all over the world....More...

Obamanomics - Taxes and Spending Can Be Fun!

Barack Obama has an interesting fiscal policy. I guess we can call it Obamanomics. It includes lowering taxes, while increasing spending. It's a recipe for two things, either the largest deficit ever, or the highest taxes ever....More...

The Five Presidents Who Had Previously Served As Vice Presidents

There have been 14 vice presidents who later became president, but only five of them were actually elected president. The other nine inherited the office due to the assassination, death or resignation of their predecessor -- an example being Gerald Ford, who took over after Richard Nixon's resignati...More...

Four Basic Principles of Ecosystem Sustainability

Ecosystems in balance with available resources are usually sustainable.forest image by Marcin Chochlew from Fotolia.comSustainability--especially as it relates to natural ecosystems--can be a complex topic, particularly when distinguishing societal sustainability from ecosystem......More...

The Presidential Powers & Duties

The President of the United States possesses various powers and responsibilities under the U.S. Constitution.The White House image by dwight9592 from Fotolia.comThe President of the United States is part of the Executive Branch of government, sharing powers with both the Legislative......More...

Beware Rich Political Saviors

Many Americans are rightfully against incumbents in Congress, but voting for super-rich opponents in the upcoming midterm elections makes no sense; better to not vote at all....More...

Please Big Daddy Government Save Us!

New York State Senator Carl Kruger really feels with every fiber of his little bleeding heart that government is the solution to all the really pressing problems in society.In particular he thinks that government is the best way to stop stupid people from doing stupid things.But further he believes ...More...