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The position of women in any society (good or bad) is a good indicator of the social structure as a whole. With respect to Islamic culture it is clear that this position can vary considerably and, thus, may have many other causes than simple issues of dogma.
The recent drive-by shooting committed by Elliot Rodger, which killed 7 individuals and injured several others, is certainly a cause for concern. Certainly the ways in which the mental state of Rodger slowly degenerated over time should be of much interest to those who wish to avert future tragedies of this same nature.
In the coming decades it is highly likely that robot and drone technology will become an inescapable part of everyday life for both Americans and individuals around the world.
The Silurian Valley Solar project, while it has been billed as an efficient use of funds and land, has many problems. Many have argued that the proposed facility is both an inefficient use of space, but also a possibly harmful one.
As corporate activity has infected the process of incarceration, it is clear that the market dictates that the supply of prisoners be constant and ever-increasing.
Many politicians on both sides of the aisle often use the worn-out concept of American exceptionalism to further their own agendas. Simply mentioning that "America is the greatest country in the world" is generally enough to work any voting pool into an incoherent froth of narcissistic self-love.
The continued existence of the Tea Party movement, the constant drivel coming from American Christian right-wingers, and the latest absurdity surrounding the Cliven Bundy situation have prompted me to provide conservatives with a little history lesson.
The terrifyingly successful Fox News franchise, among others, has helped to make American media (on both sides) into a pathetic joke. The conservative media, in particular, is plagued by a lack of commitment to providing the recipient with real facts