Recent headlines were peppered by an Islamic organization which threatened Chicago and the Whitehouse. Rather than a demonstration of capability, their public relations campaign sought to elicit fear from ordinary Americans. 2,128 more words
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A careful review of James Q. Wilson’s book length work develops questions about the Intelligence Community and its effectiveness. When Wilson describes the importance of culture in Chapter 6 of Bureaucracy, and offers several examples of collectivist approaches based upon focus and rewards that define the outcomes of majority groups with in the organization, it echoes other sociological explorations that attempt to understand inner-city violence and the incarceration of mostly young-men though, “The system,” (Wilson 1989). 2,100 more words
All three main Westminster parties have pledged to devolve some tax raising powers to Scotland after a No vote.
We already are able to vary income tax and no government in Holyrood has taken this on because by itself it is a poisoned chalice. 134 more words