Teen Suicide, how do we stop it?

I have been watching the news and reading papers from all over the last couple of weeks. I have read web blogs, letters to the editor.... I have seen many things to cry about. I see people pointing fingers at the current President Bush, I see people pointing to a lack of God and parents and many other excuses for teen suicides, I see Michael Jackson in bedclothes. On television I watch as 10,000 kids die each day of starvation. I see kids running our streets with no place to go, I see trash, ...


This is my Story

h1>This is My Story (And I have to stick to it, I don’t want to, but that is the way it is) I am currently in Recovery from Drug Addiction. I have been clean now for nearly eight years. I relapsed on my drug of choice-cocaine-when my mother died in 1993; a year after my son was born. Before that, I was literally rescued from years of heinous sexual and physical abuse, forced prostitution and drugs, by being arrested and sent to prison in 1990. At the age of 11, a •family friend” ...


Time to Go to Party; Wear Girl's Party Shoes

Going to a party is always fun. It is time when girls get a chance to show off their outfits, shoes, handbags and other accessories. All girls irrespective of their ages are shopaholic. They like to shop for new outfits and shoes. No matter what occasion, whether changing weather, evolving trends; girls want new addition to their wardrobe. Why party shoes: Party shoes are not just meant to be for wearing in parties only. They are called party shoes due to their appearance, color, embellishment, ...


Hypnosis

Chaos Theory: Self-hypnosis for Your Own Peace of Mind Your boss ends the day with a stack of papers and instructions that you submit the report in the next 42 hours. Your significant other doesn't answer your calls. Your mother sends you guilt-tripping messages. Your landlady ignores you when you tell her a part of your ceiling is leaking. You feel a throbbing pain in your temples. Your credit card bills take over even in your dreams. Easy does it. Take a deep breath, close your eyes and ...


To End or Not to End Your Relationship

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Is An Old Home for You? - The Cons - Repairs

So you think you might like to buy an old home? Perhaps even something old enough to be historic? It's a good idea to carefully evaluate the pros and cons before you decide. There are plenty of both. Will the pros be valuable enough for you to be willing to cope with the cons? Where shall we start? With a cautionary tale, I think. The Cons of An Old Home In 1972, my husband and I bought a house built in about 1825. We moved in on August 15th. My husband had an out of town business meeting and ...


Liberalism - A Mark Too Low A Price Too High

The right wing elements of both religion and government have never been as vociferous as in this last decade. Those on the frontline of the right are now being viewed as belligerent quacks that are out of step with the times. Oh really? Let’s look at some of the effects of the liberal causes. After the dance the piper must be paid. To help us calculate the cost of paying the piper we will borrow from the math of physics. In the laws of physics there resides an immutable principle whose exact ...


A Substantive Due Process Challenge to the War on Drugs

A Substantive Due Process Challenge to the War on Drugs by Albany Lawyer Warren Redlich Length reduced for goarticles.com. Click this link for the full article in pdf format. II. Substantive Due Process Analysis of the Incarceration of Drug Offenders A. Framework In Washington v. Glucksberg, Chief Justice Rehnquist described the framework for substantive due process analysis: Our established method of substantive-due-process analysis has two primary features: First, we have regularly observed ...


Oklahoma Drug Abuse

Oklahoma Drug Abuse The use of illegal drugs has become a reality throughout modern America. The state of Oklahoma is no exception to this rule. Emotional insecurity, poverty and plain curiosity have caused many Americans to experiment and use substances in hopes of alleviating the pain of everyday life and to achieve a pleasurable ‘high’. Many people choose to view these types of individuals as outcasts, but at the law firm of Atkins & Markoff, we view these unfortunate individuals not as ...


DUI - Driving Under the Influence

DUI, or driving under the influence, is a very common problem among teenagers today. Too often we hear about several people meeting their deaths on the road because of this. Most of the time, they weren't even the ones driving. That's why it's necessary to arm yourself with the necessary information about DUI, to tell other people about it, and hopefully, with your knowledge, prevent more accidents on the road. People who know about DUI usually just think that the influence is alcohol. That ...