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30 Rock Response- Kareem Ali

April 5th, 2011 · No Comments

I haven’t watched much 30 Rock episodes, but from the episodes I’ve seen, it seems to be a pretty funny show. This episode in particular was actually pretty funny, but in the same light, a little disrespectful towards certain groups of people. Many times throughout this episode, references are made about African Americans, homosexuals, and […]

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Obesity Among the Youth

February 22nd, 2011 · 1 Comment

Frank Wang One of the most important essence in everyone’s lives is our health. I grew up in a family that was extremely strict  with health related aspects such as food and constant exercise. Thus, I was incorporated with a good habit of being selective of foods and always being actively productive. Unfortunately, our nation […]

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Organ Trafficking how illegal should it be?

February 16th, 2011 · 2 Comments

My research will be on Organ trafficking and how people will go to the extreme to get what they need…

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why do women get abortions?

February 15th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Many women get abortions regardless of what others think.Some women looked at differently for this matter. Some reasons why women get abortions are either because too young, life or death (health), lack of income, rape etc. for all these reasons abortions has drasticlly increased. This topic interests me being that I know of people that have […]

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stephanie georges – topic statement is how marital infedility effects the marriage .

February 15th, 2011 · 1 Comment

I revised my topic statement to how marital infedility affects marriage. I chose this topic statement because i believe this issue  is a global issue that can have global results. I personally have not been in the situation but i know of a relative who has and today i see the effects of the marriage […]

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How overprotecting parenting style can effect children later on in life.

February 15th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Looking at the effects overprotecting parenthood can have on children later on in life. Many parents feel the need to shelter their children as much as they can from the everyday cruelties of the world. At the present moment it may seem beneficial to their children but in actuality it may cause serious problems later […]

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The effect of the mass media on society’s view of a woman’s ideal weight

February 15th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Media is the main means of mass communication. The media is always putting pictures and documenting what the celebrities are wearing and what their body size is. Womens bodies are becoming skinnier by the day in the media and this has an affect on what the ideal weight of a women is. In real life […]

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Women and single parenting

February 15th, 2011 · 1 Comment

The topic I chose to research was women and single parenting. The rate of divorces increases every year and women are generally the ones who have to raise the children on their own. How does this affect the lives of the mother and children in the long run.

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Why has teenage pregnancy increased dramatically over the years?

February 15th, 2011 · 3 Comments

A couple of decades ago it seemed that the norm was to get married, have kids and be settled down by the time you reached your teenage years. But as times have progressed and the “norm” has changed people are not settling down in their teenage years anymore but are going to college, and getting […]

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Are minority races in America allowed the same educational and work opportunities?

February 15th, 2011 · 2 Comments

New York is known as a melting pot of emerging and many mixed cultures and races. Living in New York, we sometimes forget that we are just a small part of the entire country, and that the situation of cultural and racial assimilation is very different throughout the country. Minorities may feel they are not […]

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Single Parent Statistics in the United States

February 14th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Kareem Ali Throughout history their has always been at one point or another, where a child has been raised by only one parent. In the United States this has been an ongoing, and yet growing epidemic. Without doing a study on this finding, it is safe to say that everyone has come in counter with […]

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Who has more power media or the people?

February 14th, 2011 · 1 Comment

My topic is pretty much about in society do people have more power than media or media having more power than people in the context of influence. Chia H. Chang 8:15 class on Tues and Thurs.

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How have fast food restaurants changed their menus to fit the changing society

February 14th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Over the years taste buds have changed more than fashion. Everyday another type of food is shown on commercials and advertisements. In order for these restaurant and fast food chains to stay in business they have to change their appearance, menu and overall image. At first, these places changed their menus to fit more different […]

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Technology adoption by the elderly

February 13th, 2011 · 1 Comment

The research topic that I would like to focus on is: What are the factors which influence the adoption and use of communication technologies like cell phones and computers by the elderly (i.e., those above 70 years old)? I have observed that while some elderly people confidently text and email and Skype, others refuse to […]

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Francisco Rivera-Social Isolation of Police Officers

February 13th, 2011 · 1 Comment

The research topic I have chosen to observe is the social isolation of police officers. I have always been interested in becoming a police officer. Being in college and getting closer to the point where I have to choose a career, this interest has grown a substantial amount. Before deciding on a career, I feel […]

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