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See Rosie the Riveter at 95: Woman Who Inspired WWII Poster Was Lost to History for 7 Decades

When Naomi Parker-Fraley first saw the iconic Rosie the Riveter poster, she recalls, “I did think it looked like me, but nobody ever mentioned …

02.03.09: How War Changed the Role of Women in the United States

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Female WWII Pilots: The Original Fly Girls

In 1942, the United States was faced with a severe shortage of pilots, and leaders gambled on an experimental program to help fill the void: Train women to fly military aircraft so male pilots could be released for combat duty overseas.<p>WASP Interactive: Family essays, timeline and audio …

How European Womens Roles In WW2 Have Effected The Current Workforce | Fall 2014 | Washington State University

<i>How European Womens Roles In WW2 Have Effected The Current Workforce</i><p>On a lovely summer morning, blue skies run for miles and miles with no end in …

Beyond Rosie the Riveter: Women's Contributions During World War II

Overview<p>Although often understated, the social, economic, and political contributions of American women have all had profound effects on the course …

70 years later: How World War II changed America

Even as World War II was ending 70 years ago, Americans already knew it had transformed their country. What they didn’t know was just how much or for how long.<p>In that last wartime summer of 1945, the seeds of a new America had been sown. Not just postwar America — the Baby Boom, the Cold War, the …

American Women in World War II - World War II

Women in the Armed Forces<p>In addition to factory work and other home front jobs, some 350,000 women joined the Armed Services, serving at home and …

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Women, Gender, and World War II

Summary and Keywords<p>The Second World War changed the United States for women, and women in turn transformed their nation. Over three hundred fifty …

History of Work Ethic

Anthony, P. D. (1977). <i>The ideology of work</i>. Great Britain: Tavistock.<p>Barnard, C. I. (1938). <i>The functions of the executive</i>. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard …

Marijuana: Facts on the Drug and Its Effects on the Brain

Marijuana facts<p>Marijuana's (scientific name is <i>Cannabis sativa</i>) leaves, seeds, stems and/or roots are consumed by marijuana users for the purpose of …

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Social Impact and Effects of Marijuana

Home Private Marijuana Rehab and Luxury Treatment Facts About Marijuana Use and Abuse<p>Facts About Marijuana Use and Abuse<p>Marijuana is currently the …

What the future of marijuana legalization could look like under President Trump

Americans wake up this morning to find a drug policy landscape radically altered from yesterday. California, Massachusetts and Nevada have legalized recreational marijuana, while voters in a handful of Southern and deeply conservative states embraced medical marijuana with open arms.<p>Regardless of …

Why the DEA just said ‘no’ to loosening marijuana restrictions

For the fourth consecutive time, the Drug Enforcement Administration has denied a petition to lessen federal restrictions on the use of marijuana.<p>While recreational marijuana use is legal in four states and D.C., and medical applications of the drug have been approved in many more, under federal …

Pot Economics

This article is from <i>Dollars & Sense</i>: Real World Economics, available at http://www.dollarsandsense.org<p>This article is from the <br>March/April 2014 issue.<p>…

Donald Trump And The Future Of Marijuana Legalization

Once upon a time, Donald Trump was anti-drug war and pro-drug law reform. In a 1990 speech he gave in Miami, the real estate titan said, “We’re …

Marijuana Legalization and the Future Cultural, Social and Political Contours of the Drug War

In light of recent referendums in the Colorado and Washington that have legalized marijuana, could the drug war be headed for a serious meltdown? Such a notion would have been unthinkable just a short while ago, but there is no denying that America is in the midst of cultural change. Even though …

Organic Foods: Health and Environmental Advantages and Disadvantages

Abstract<p>The US market for organic foods has grown from $3.5 billion in 1996 to $28.6 billion in 2010, according to the Organic Trade Association. …

Does organic farming reduce environmental impacts? - A meta-analysis of European research

Journal of Environmental Management, Volume 112, Pages 309-320 | Tuomisto, H.L.; Hodge, I.D.; Riordan, P.; Macdonald, D.W.

The environmental footprint of organic vs. conventional food

For most people willing to pay a premium for organic food, the reason is some nebulous combination of health, environment and flavor. If pressed, however, few could point to evidence that organic food is better than conventionally grown products on any of those counts.<p>This month, a new piece of …

Environmental Benefits of Organic Food Production

Conventional food producers claim that there are not enough scientific evidence for organic food production being better for the environment. This …

More People Have Cell Phones Than Toilets, U.N. Study Shows

On the eve of World Water Day last week, the U.N. offered a sobering statistic: according to its recent study, more people on earth have access to …

Globalization and its impact on women in developing countries | International Association for Political Science Students

Globalization and Its Impact<p>Within the past two decades, globalization has had a huge impact on the lives of women in developing nations. …

Understanding the Implications of a Global Village

<b>KEYWORDS:</b><p><b>Keywords:</b>Global Village Globalization Modernization Westernization Dependency Theory Cultural Identity Humanitarianism World Order<p>Imagine …

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Jay-Z's Battle for Clean Water

Not content just to live the life of an ultra-wealthy rap mogul, Jay-Z started searching for something that would allow him to give back to the world.<p>…