The Prohibition Party Emily Ballou “If you are a reform-minded conservative and a non-drinker, the Prohibition party wants you!” Alcohol is America’s primary narcotic drug problem. It only creates trouble and more problems. This is why the Prohibition Party is still an active political party today, even though it is not very popular. The Prohibition Party was organized in 1869 by Michigan Reverend John Russell.
September 11, 2001 was a day that changed America forever. Four hijacked commercial airliners crashed into some of the United States ' most prized and recognizable landmarks, including the North and South Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. These attacks shocked our nation and were intended to provoke fear and a sense of vulnerability amongst Americans. Though the emotional impact of the attacks remains significant, one could argue that an equally devastating and long-lasting consequence was the sharp decline that occurred with the economy. The 9/11 terrorist attacks worsened the 2001 Recession, caused a major increase in foreign defense spending, and prompted an unprecedented initiative to
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The right to petition the government is also in the Constitution, so lobbying, in some form, is one of our rights as Americans. But currently, lobbying does none of this. It allows rich corporations to get their way, even if it is against the interests of the nation. So, how do we fix this?