The literature answers the issues of incarceration rates increasing by giving us the product such as legislative decisions that were the primary reason that led to the increase of charging and imprisoning more offenders as well as increasing sentences, limiting prison release, and expanding the prison capacity. Higher incarceration rates were not the sole reason for the increase in crime. Prisons were continuing to be built even though crime had been declining. Later resulting in the sharpest decrease in crime in American history. Essentially every states incarceration rate was increased by 150 percent from 1970 to 2000, and the median state increasewas 390 percent, which was taken from the Bureau of Justice Statistics in 2012.
There were cultural and economic motives for imperialism. First economic, Many countries were industrialized in 1900s, and they needed a lot of materials that they did not have. In order not to depend on others, which nobody wanted, many strong countries started conquering territories and had the necessary materials. Also, followed by the industrialization, population grew as quickly as never before. New jobs were needed and people who were unemployed, left to other countries to find jobs.As a result, Europeans left their home countries in record numbers in the 1880s.
One of the colonists’ main goals was to be free of the king of England. Many people in the colonies believed he was a tyranny and wanted absolutely nothing to do with him. The only people that wanted to have a king or any political relations with England were the loyalists, or Tories. As Document 3 displays, the colonists wanted the loyalists out of their new to be country. Because they wanted the Tories out of the colonies, they hung them by a pole by their waste and tarred and feathered them.
Today the U.S has over 42.1 million immigrants. The Western Frontier and Immigration have a few similarities and differences. Western Frontiers had to move because of their population kept increasing and find bigger areas to where they can settle.. While immigrants moved to make a better living for themselves and their families. They both had to travel a far distance just to get to where they were going and start over fresh.
The justice system should have different ways of punishing a person according to the crime they commit, just by putting them in jail and assuming that is going to change them is not a good way of going about that. These criminals as the justice system call them they get stripped of basic civil and human rights when being released from jail. There not able to find a job, and they can’t get any government assistant. Is like the justice system wants these criminals to fail in life for they could keep going back to jail. When a person is released from jail they are considered a criminal for whatever crime they committed they are stripped of basic and civil rights.
To put in perspective, most immigrants come to the United States seeking a better life and with a better life comes the need of overconsumption. Overconsumption such as having a car which releases pollutants or building a new home. This new wave of immigrants is causing detrimental effects on the American ecological footprint. Also, to note the wave of immigrants has also is creating urbanization. Although urbanization can be positive in this case, it is negative because there has been a destruction of agricultural life to make room for the growing population.
He did not pay taxes because he did not support the Mexican-American war and for that reason he got thrown in jail. He states that the government should not have the power to throw someone in jail for refusing to do something that goes against his moral values. In paragraph 8 line 1, Thoreau Explains that any man has the right, under the constitution, to refuse/resist the government. If there is a law going against someone's values, he believes it is their right to be able to have ‘civil disobedience’. Civil Disobedience should be a right to anyone as an act of resisting the government.
The sixth amendment essentially states that the accused enjoys the right to a speedy and public committee as well as formal informant of the crime committed (class notes). In order for the school to follow the constitution, they needed to inform the suspended student prior to the suspension and state the grounds of the suspension. However, the public school officials making this an unjust suspension did not provide that right. The farmers of the Constitution feared that the American government would abuse their power similar to governments they dealt with in their past. With this in mind, the farmers of the Constitution created unalienable rights for all American citizens to protect us.
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That Illegal immigrants are criminals that should be stopped and not be allowed to enter at all. That they shouldn't be here and never come back to america. But I, along with the 11 million illegal immigrants in America, disagree and think that they should be allowed to stay. If immigrants were to leave the US, it would affect my personal life. As an illegal immigrant I believe I should have a choice whether I want to stay in the country I consider my own, been raised in the US, I don’t even remember my native country.