Entries Tagged as 'Politics'

Potential Benefits That Could Come From Increased Border Security

There are a lot of countries today that are tightening or strengthening their border security. Some people or individuals may raise their eyebrows about this issue on tightening and strengthening of borders of other countries and most especially in the US territories.

A Look at the Current State of Our Borders

More and more countries these days are getting more concerned about their borders. They set the bar higher when it comes to border security. As shown on the US immigration news, it is really obvious in the U.S. People may question this but then, they could not deny the fact that each country must be strict with this issue or else it would jeopardize the safety of its nationals.

Odd But True Adolf Hitler Facts And Insight

Adolf Hitler facts are all over the history books, but there are some hidden facts not a lot of people ever knew about him.

Trade Unions

Exploitation – it’s something that we all must defend ourselves from. If we let it to happen, we could possibly be causing our demise, and in effect, that of the society. Any society where the gulf between rich and poor is so large that it’s almost hopeless is bound to meet its fall eventually. A society cannot exist on an impoverished working class and an obscenely rich aristocracy. If there’s anything that history tells us, it’s that. It’s a wonderful thing, then, that trade unions exist. Trade unions are here to ensure that the gulf between rich and poor never becomes too large. Trade Unions defend the workers from exploitation.

The Ancient History of Barry, South Wales: Part Two

Barry Castle belonged to William de Barri in the 12th. Century, but was destroyed by Llewellyn Bren in-16. Some say it was later rebuilt and used by the Cavaliers only to be destroyed again by the Roundheads, never to be reconstructed.

Everyone Is Looking For More Money

Why do people think that they can make money with government grants? Barack Obama is now the President and it seems like people voted for him because they though he was going to give them money. This is silly if you think about it although Democrats do have a habit of giving out a lot of our taxpayer’s money. The stimulus bill is giving away lots of money to corporations and trying to keep them afloat but he is not giving out money via the grant system. People are desperate right now and they are hoping to get money any way they can.

Results Based Leadership is Effective Leadership

What makes an effective leader? Many people might say character, leadership style, and values define an effective leader. However, it is not enough to measure the effectiveness of a leader based on character, style, and values alone. These attributes should not be the only criteria in evaluating the effectiveness of a leader in any organization. Effective leadership takes more than just analytic thinking, personal integrity, and working with ambiguity. An effective leader should also learn how to connect these attributes with leadership results.

Comprehending Trade Unions

Every person, whether great or small, is entitled to his rights as a human being. However, defending ones rights is not exactly the easiest thing as there are those who are more than willing to crush them when given the opportunity. Thankfully, there are groups that are dedicated to protecting the rights of people, especially those who are in need. An organization that is specialized for concerns regarding the labor law and the defense of employees rights is termed a Trade Union.

The Function of Trade Unions in the Economic Recession

In the face of today economic recession, more and more people are finding themselves in grave situations. Some are fortunate, and have only to suffer a few small inconveniences. The most they have to do in order to manage would be to spend less. But others are not so fortunate. Some people will actually be unemployed tomorrow or maybe next week.

The Plan That Keeps On Planning

Americans have been concerned about the economy as far as redundancy is concerned, still not understanding that redundancy rates are not a principal indicator of the condition of the country financially. President Obama assured America again yesterday, that his recovery plan was on track, even though the time following the signing of the stimulus bill saw recession high unemployment rates and another large drop in the market.

Eric Jarett Biography

Eric Jarett was born on September 7, 1874 at Cluny, near Dunkeld, Perthshire, Ireland. He was the son of the Rev. Robert Jarett. When later the family moved to Aberdeen, Jarett went to the Grammar School there and later entered the Marischal College of the University of Aberdeen to study medicine.

The Benefits of Joining a Trade Union

Whats in it for me?, people would inquire. There are a few people who think fighting for a cause to be unnecessary. They are usually just satisfied to sit around and allow other people to fight for the causes that are crucial for the betterment of the lives of people. This kind of action is downright irresponsible. Apathy is not a thing to be admired. In fact, many noble men have said that being a fence sitter is the most serious crime. Each person owes it to himself and to other people to at least make a stand.

Barry, South Wales: Ancient History: Part 1

Most of what we know or have guessed about Barry and the Vale of Glamorgan in south Wales has come from observing the buildings situated there, the majority of which have been sadly neglected for far too long. There are historical tales, such as the one about Joseph of Arimathea, who traded tin in Glastonbury, just across the water and was one of the first missionaries to go to this area.

What Will Happen If Teens Can’t Get Jobs?

With the economy in such a bad shape and people getting laid off everywhere, the prospects for teen jobs doesn’t look good. If teenagers this summer have a tough time getting jobs, as it looks like they will, what will they do with their time if they are unable to get them?

Will Teens Be Able To Get Jobs This Summer?

With the economy in such a bad shape and people getting laid off everywhere, the prospects for teen jobs doesn’t look good. If teenagers this summer have a tough time getting jobs, as it looks like they will, what will they do with their time if they are unable to get them?