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  • Terrorism: A Growing Threat

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    Throughout history, terrorists have struck fear in the eyes of many people by using threats and violence to further political beliefs. Terrorism can be shown in many different ways; however, there are only two main types of terrorism: international and domestic. International terrorism usually occurs outside the jurisdiction, or boundaries, of the United States. Domestic terrorism is the exact opposite, occurring mostly within the jurisdiction of the United States. The violence of terrorism is

  • Growing Threat of Computer Crimes

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    Running head: THE GROWING THREAT OF COMPUTER CRIME The Growing Threat of Computer Crime Diana Ritter Baker College of Cadillac May 9, 2001 Abstract Computers have been used for most kinds of crime, including fraud, theft, larceny, embezzlement, burglary, sabotage, espionage, murder, and forgery, since the first cases were reported in 1958. One study of 1,500 computer crimes established that most of them were committed by trusted computer users within businesses; persons with the requisite skills

  • The Growing Threat of Computer Crime Essay

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    Abstract Computers have been used for most kinds of crime, including fraud, theft, larceny, embezzlement, burglary, sabotage, espionage, murder, and forgery, since the first cases were reported in 1958. One study of 1,500 computer crimes established that most of them were committed by trusted computer users within businesses; persons with the requisite skills, knowledge, access, and resources. With the arrival of personal computers to manipulate information and access computers by telephone, increasing

  • Water Scarcity A Growing Threat Of Humanity

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    Water Scarcity a Growing Threat to Humanity The world’s population is growing. The need for water is rising with the birth of every child. Sooner than most people would want to admit, the water resources available in the world would be inadequate to cater for the needs of humanity. As developing countries seek to become industrialized, more water will be needed for their industries. The developed world is also not slowing down its water usage in its industries. Given the important part it plays in

  • The Growing Threat Of Cyber Warfare From Russia

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    The Growing Threat of Cyber-Warfare from Russia "The next generation of terrorists will grow up in a digital world, with ever more powerful and easy-to-use hacking tools at their disposal." - Dorothy E. Denning. This is becoming more and more apparent as time goes on. You hear something new every day about some company being "hacked" by the Chinese, Russians, Iranians, or North Koreans. The world we live in is becoming more and more digitized and, perhaps unsurprisingly, the threat of cyber-terrorism

  • Conservation Of Biodiversity On The Face Of The Growing Threat Of Climate Change

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    Conservation of Biodiversity in the face of the recently growing threat of Climate Change Due to improved healthcare and sanitation, the size of human population is ever increasing with detrimental effects on the environment. The use of the planets resources and human disruption is currently in excess to what is considered sustainable, which has led to damage to the Earth’s flora and fauna. The issue of conservation has been long recognised. It takes many forms and can span from conservation of

  • The Growing Threat Of Space Debris Elimination Through Robotics

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    The Growing Threat: Space Debris Elimination through Robotics An over statement of the importance of the use of the Earth’s orbital space is not possible. It is very apparent that we as the human race, while broken up into many different countries, have grown accustom to the comforts, knowledge, and safety provided by the technology we launch into space. Examples of the benefits are cellphones, GPS for direction, environmental studies, weather forecasting, defense, and much more. However, with

  • PBS Frontline Documentary : Policing The Police

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    think when people think of an officer violating someone’s rights they mostly think of a white officer. In this case it is Latino officers who are from Newark. In the video you see them mostly stopping and frisking black people.You would think that growing up in Newark and knowing what or economy was like and how non-whites are always targeted, you would think the Latinos would have a little more respect towards people of color. But, that is not the case in this documentary and that just goes to prove

  • Racial Identity and Racial Isolation

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    reunions in light of my stature. I took a year of Polish in High School and got a C- (and was expeditiously grounded by my guardians). However despite the fact that my guardians were glad to be Polish, they don't needed anything yet the best for me growing up, ethnicity or not. As I said in the recent past, throughout family reunions, I stood out like a sore thumb, for the

  • Disparity Between Males And Women In The Education System

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    the workforce; it starts when females are young, and still within the educational system. Additionally, the disparity between males and females in STEM extends much further than the educational system, into popular culture. Young girls and women, growing up in a society that

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