(2017, August 15). Retrieved from https://vittana.org/12-federalism-pros-and-cons Adler, J. (2017, August 14). Opinion | Will marijuana make federalism go up in smoke? Retrieved from https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/volokh-conspiracy/wp/2017/08/14/will-marijuana-make-federalism-go-up-in-smoke/?utm_term=.796bf7320f31 Bomboy, S. (2017, July 25).
Proponents of marijuana argue that there are numerous medical benefits and that the drug is not more harmful than tobacco or alcohol. On the other hand, opponents argue that marijuana is too dangerous; its legalization would increase the chances of the drug falling into the hands of teens and that marijuana use often progresses to the use of more dangerous drugs like heroin and cocaine. In the past decade, a number of movements to legalize the use of marijuana has been gaining momentum. According to the 2016 Gallup survey, a record high 60% of Americans say that marijuana should be legalized and this figure marks a 9% increase compared to 2014. Support for legalizing marijuana was 31% in 2000, 50% in 2016 before reaching 60% last year.
More than 18% of woman died from self assisted abortions (Rachael Benson Gold, Guttmacher Institute). “In New York City 77% of women who has attempted abortion was self induced” (Rachael Benson Gold, Guttmacher Institute) Making Abortions legal made it safer and the number of deaths had declined significantly in years because of the tools used were clean causing less infection and women had more professional help. Although the legalization of abortions have saved the lives of many American women, some people think abortion is still wrong because they believe life begins when the baby is
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Monroe, I. (2017, February 22). Milo Yiannopoulos’s Downfall Demonstrates The Necessary Limits of Free Speech. Retrieved from Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/milo-yiannopouloss-trash-talking-tanks_us_58adb3dbe4b040d4868a6306 Posner, E. (2015, February 12). Universities Are Right—and Within Their Rights—to Crack Down on Speech and Behavior.
Academic OneFile (accessed February 11, 2018). http://go.galegroup.com.ezproxy.liberty.edu/ps/i.do?p=AONE&u=vic_liberty&id=GALE%7CA150206569&v=2.1&it=r&sid=AONE&asid=c70137a1. New York Times writer William K. Steven investigates how the key to the famed colonist of Roanoke Island 's disappearance may live in Cyprus trees. Cyprus trees in both the southeastern part of Virginia and the northeastern part of North Carolina locations are near the abandoned English settlement of Roanoke give researchers insight into the climate conditions during that time period. Cyprus ' tree rings give evidence that during that settlement attempt there was a severe drought in motion and would have made settling there close to impossible.