Deterrence for war?
The application of nuclear armaments is a strongly contested topic in foreign and domestic affairs. There are many arguments challenging the utilization and proliferation of atomic weapons. In contemporary times there have been broad shades of support and protest against certain powers possessing atomic weapons. Historically, weapons of mass destruction (WMD) have been only used once and despite the global propagation of atomic weapons there have been no world wars since the 1940s. Some have arrived at the conclusion that the initial use of WMDs by the United States against the belligerent state of Japan was the best possible option for national defense.
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The sudden rise of Super PACs are almost exclusively tied to the Supreme Court ruling on Citizen’s United v. Federal Elections Commission. This in turn will grant corporations, unions and individuals the right to donate unlimited funds to outside groups to campaign for or against candidates (1).
Troops in Afghanistan
This is a debate that focuses on the modern U.S. and NATO coalition efforts in Afghanistan. This is a summary and visual recreation of a piece presented by NPR, as well as subjective public opinion on the issue. We have allowed the subject manner to be left up to the interpretation by the viewer.
Corn, oil, diamonds, skyscrapers, and fiat currencies were just a few ideas that arose as I mulled through different items to reflect upon for their influence in globalization. However, I must focus my attention on an issue that not only affects many other humans globally, but also encompasses how we value other physical objects.The abundance of arms trafficking between developed nations and third world countries have a very prominent effect on international relations.