Religious freedom is listed as part of the First Amendment. In the case of Employment Division v. Smith, two men were fired from an addiction recovery center after ingesting peyote, which was part of their Native American religious beliefs. You can read about the case here. https://www.oyez.org/cases/1987/86-946
Write a 2-page paper about your position on religious freedoms when they come into conflict with federal, state, or local laws and/or employment agreements. Should religious beliefs trump the law? Should they trump an employment agreement?
Items to be included in your position paper:
1. An introduction that explains why the issue is important and your position. 2. Using evidence (facts from news articles, interest groups, etc.) provide 2 supporting arguments that support your position. 3. Using evidence (facts from news articles, interest groups, etc.) provide 2 opposing arguments that go against your position. 4. A conclusion that restates your position and provides a plan of action on how you could advocate for your position. 5. Cite all information used
*** This is not an opinion essay. It is a position paper. You must include evidence to support your position. For full points, you must include at least two pieces of evidence to support the position and two pieces of evidence to show (and refute) the other side of the argument. This means that you should have at least four references in your works cited page.
Avoid using first-person pronouns (I, me, we, our, my, etc.) Avoid using rhetorical questions. Avoid using cliches and wordiness. The goal of writing to present your ideas in a clear and concise way. ***
Type of service-Academic paper writing Type of assignment-Essay Subject-Political Science Pages / words-2 / 550 Number of sources-4 Academic level-Sophomore (College 2nd year) Paper format-MLA Line spacing-Double Language style-US English
Discuss the historical evolution of public administration in the United States. What developments, events, and persons have served as forces for change? Consider our political traditions and the changing conceptions of the role of government and public bureaucracy. Include how perspectives on government and public administration have evolved and how differing perspectives continue to be a source of continuing conflict. How do you describe the current condition? What trends do you see for the future?
Type of service-Academic paper writing Type of assignment-Research Paper Subject-Political Science Pages / words-8 / 2200 Number of sources-7 Academic level-Freshman (College 1st year) Paper format-APA Line spacing-Double Language style-US English
Question to be answered:Why did the international community not intervene in Syria in 2011 (as they did in Libya)? Discussion points: Focus on the sectarian divisions in Syria, Syria’s alliance with Russia, Syria’s alliance with Iran, Russian and Chinese opposition to intervention, role of the USA, role of the UNSC , role of France and the UK (they were at the forefront of the intervention in Libya), discussion of why R2P failed
Type of service-Academic paper writing Type of assignment-Essay Subject-Political Science Pages / words-15 / 4000 Number of sources-0 Academic level-Junior (College 3rd year) Paper format-Harvard Line spacing-Double Language style-US English
(double-spaced, Times New Roman font size 12). The short reflection paper should respond to the readings. You should not summarize the reading. Assume that the reader has also read the piece and speak from a position of familiarity with the arguments. Please consider the following questions while writing your reflection paper: How does the reading contribute to your understanding of the topic? What is your evaluation of the strength and weaknesses of the main argument(s)? Are there points that you find challenging—or that you disagree with in the reading? What questions do you think remained unanswered about the topic? Is there anything that surprised you? How does the reading link to broader themes? In addition to the attached reading, please use this article by CBC News: The Myth of Secular, Part 3. http://www.cbc.ca/radio/ideas/the-myth-of-the-secular-part-3-1.3154810
Type of service-Academic paper writing Type of assignment-Reaction paper Subject-Political Science Pages / words-3 / 825 Academic levelMaster’s Paper format-MLA Line spacing–Double Language style-US English
Assume that you are a member of a city-wide task force appointed by your mayor for the purpose of addressing the issue of homeless persons in your area. You have been tasked with developing a grant or foundation-funded proposal for a project to assist homeless persons in your community.
Develop a project timeline that lists the following:
The persons responsible for the project and their job titles Tasks, goals, or duties Projected dates when each part of the implementation of the grant will occur
type of service-Academic paper writing Type of assignment-Essay Subject-Political science Pages / words-4 / 1100 Academic level-Freshman (College 1st year) Paper format-MLA Line spacing-Double Language style-AU English
Has integration helped or hindered the ability of European countries to manage crises? Discuss with respect to one of the following crises: the war in the former Yugoslavia, the Eurozone crisis or the refugee crisis.
Theories In your research essay you are required to apply at least one of the following theories or concepts covered in the lectures:
Theories of European/regional integration (e.g. intergovernmentalism or neo-functionalism/supranationalism); AND/OR Theories of international relations (e.g. realism, constructivism, liberalism or critical theories); AND/OR Theories or concepts in political science (e.g. input vs output legitimacy, democracy, separation of powers).
Type of service-Academic paper writing Type of assignment-Essay Subject-Political Science Pages / words-7 / 1925 Number of sources-15 Academic level-Junior (College 3rd year) Paper format-APA Line spacing-Double Language style-AU English
Submit a 5-page paper that takes one political thought in Guy Martin’s African Political Thought (eg. Anti-colonialism) as a departure point to critically engage any other assigned reading.
The purpose of this paper is to both provide practice with key ideas shaping social movements in the African diaspora, and also to give you early feedback on your analysis and writing. **Paper needs to use African Political Thought by Guy Martin and one of the other following texts: -Set the World on Fire: Black Nationalist Women and the Global Struggle for Freedom by Keisha N. Blaine -History of Pan-African Revolt by CLR James -W.E.B. DuBois, “On Migration to Africa”(1897), Against Racism: Unpublished Essays, Papers, Addresses, 1887-1961, ed. Herbert Aptheker, pp.43-49 -Laurence J. Kirmayer, “Landscapes ofMemory: Trauma, Narrative, and Disassociation” -Michael Hanchard, “Black Memory versus State Memory: Notes toward a Method” Up to you to choose which alternative text you want to use/you thinks fits best with African Political Thought.
Type of service-Academic paper writing Type of assignment-Term Paper Subject-Not defined Pages / words-5 / 1375 Number of sources-2 Academic level-Sophomore (College 2nd year) Paper format-MLA Line spacing-Double Language style-US English
TOPIC: Civil Rights-African
Americans and the right to vote-1960’s v. Civil Liberties- 1stAmendment
Introduction- incorporate the
topic into your introduction
Compare Civil Rights
and Civil Liberties–
how are they similar
(similar) the concepts of civil rights
and civil liberties as they express themselves in the American political system
Contrast Civil Rights
and Civil Liberties–
how are they different
the concepts of civil rights and civil liberties as they express themselves in
the American political system
Civil Right– African Americans
and the right to vote- 1960’s
Right- African Americans and the right to vote-1960’s Discuss how this civil
right has expanded opportunities for one specific group in American History
Civil Liberty– 1st
Civil Liberty- 1st
Amendment that is enshrined in the American Constitution and discuss how that
civil liberty has protected the freedoms of Americans in one specific
Type of service-Academic paper writing Type of assignment-Essay Subject-History Pages / words-1 / 275 Number of sources-1 Academic level-High School Paper format-MLA Line spacing-Double Language style-US English
Steps 1.) Each student must respond to the following question
Write an initial discussion post of between 300 and 500 words responding to the following question: The collective bargaining process involves a great deal of preparation, information, assessment, research and strategy both at and away from the negotiating table. Assuming you are the Union Representative and are trying to achieve a wage increase for your members in contract negotiations.
What would you do to prepare for negotiations? What strategies would you use during the actual bargaining session (with your team and the management team in the room, exchanging and discussing proposals)? What would you do after the session ends, and before the next session? Be sure to take into account persuasive tactics, possible areas of compromise, and anticipated objections to your proposal.
When writing your initial post you must relate your response to relevant concepts related to the course reserve reading. You will be graded to the degree you do so in a logical, coherent, substantive manner. You must also use appropriate APA guidelines when documenting those references.
Type of service-Academic paper writing Type of assignment-Essay Subject-Law Pages / words-1 / 275 Number of sources-2 Academic level-Sophomore (College 2nd year) Paper format-APA Line spacing-Double Language style-US English