World Customs Organization Essay

The World Customs Organization (WCO) is an intergovernmental organization that helps members (governments usually represented by customs administrations from 173 countries) communicate and cooperate on customs issues. It...

Yoshino Sakuzo Essay

Yoshino Sakuzo (1878–1933) was a Japanese political thinker and leader of the Taisho democracy movement. He is best known for his formulation of the political theory of minponshugi,...

Suicidality Risk and Protective Factors Essay

Each year since 2001, over 30,000 people have died by suicide in the United States. At least 650,000 persons each year receive emergency treatment after attempting suicide. Over...

Zheng He Essay

Zheng He was born into a Muslim family named Ma in Kunying, Yunnan province. At the beginning of the Ming dynasty (1368–1644), a number of generals fighting on...

Sodomy Laws Essay

Sodomy  laws  are  laws  that  criminalize  various forms of consensual sexual contact between adults, most commonly oral and anal sex. During the past 30 years these laws have...