Is Outsourcing A Refugee Crisis?

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It was instructed to compare and contrast two of the authors from BF190 discussed throughout this course to a media object provided by the professor. The authors I chose to focus on are Thomas Hobbes and Jean Jacques Rousseau. From the readings “Leviathan” by Thomas Hobbes (CITE) and “Discourse on the Origin of Inequality” by Jean Jacques Rousseau (CITE), both authors have similar but yet very different viewpoints on ideas they have made. The ideas I will be comparing and contrasting between these two philosophers are their different beliefs and understandings on the state of nature and the social contract. The media objective I have chosen to focus on is Outsourcing a Refugee Crisis: U.S. Paid Mexico Millions to Target Central Americans Fleeing Violence. Throughout this essay, I will exhibit my knowledge on these philosophers and their views on both theories. The Natural State of man is considered to be a major theme in philosophy. This is because of the ongoing debate over how the state of nature exposes the reasons to why an individual man needs to be established between both Hobbes and Rousseau. On one hand, Hobbes believes a man’s natural state is miserable, and on the other hand, Rousseau believes a man is very content in his life. The article, Outsourcing a Refugee Crisis: U.S. Paid Mexico Millions to Target Central Americans Fleeing Violence, talks about how immigrating has become a key issue. The article focuses on the issue the immigrants from Mexico are

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