Essays Tagged: "Colin Powell"

Bad Choosers

of events, how easy one's life iswould ideally be more important than how supreme one is. Just ask Colin Powell ormaybe even a reincarnate Kurt Cobain. It does not matter much if you're the top dog i ...

(7 pages) 80 0 4.6 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

"I Do" or "Please Don't". Same-sex marriage debate.

exuals can't marry just because of their sexual habits. There is a clear distinction. First of all, Colin Powell once noted that skin color (and gender in this case) and sexual behavior are completely ...

(5 pages) 376 3 3.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

The Dirty Player. Should US go to war with Iraq once more?

killful gamer of "hide and seek," Hussein can easily mislead the inspectors to their investigation. Colin Powell, US Secretary of State, has evidence proving Hussein's illicit action. Pieces of eviden ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.9 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Biography of Colin Powell.

COLIN POWELL: STATESMAN/SOLDIER"America stands ready to help any country that wishes to join the dem ... AN/SOLDIER"America stands ready to help any country that wishes to join the democratic world," said Colin Powell, before entering the war with Iraq this year at the 57th annual Alfred E. Smith memoria ... entering the war with Iraq this year at the 57th annual Alfred E. Smith memorial foundation dinner. Colin Powell has been the United States Secretary of State as of January 2001, and has led the natio ...

(3 pages) 92 0 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Response to the 2002 Washington Post article by Glenn Kessler, "Powell Pledges More Support For Colombia's Anti-Rebel War" Very opinion oriented.

d to receive more than 500 million dollars. They are the third-largest recipient of US foreign aid. Colin Powell recently traveled to Columbia to meet with government officials, including Colombian pr ...

(4 pages) 29 0 1.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

America Should Go to War

America Should Go to WarColin Powell made his case not too long ago. Saddam Hussein is not in compliance with Resolution 144 ... Saddam is in violation of Resolution 1441. That is really not in dispute. In fact, in early March, Colin Powell said that Saddam Hussein is in material breach of 1441 ("Powell" PG). Britain also beli ...

(4 pages) 85 2 3.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The United States has a moral obligation to mitigate international conflicts.

others wished, I'm sure that Saddam would have never ever dreamed of doing another Halabja, right?" Colin Powell, United States Secretary of State, said this sarcastically. Halabja is an Iraqi city in ...

(3 pages) 50 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Colin powell

Secretary of State Colin L. PowellColin L. Powell became the 65th Secretary of State on January 20, 2001. As he stated ... ary Powell brought extensive experience with him to his office. Before becoming Secretary of State, Colin Powell had served as a key aid to the Secretary of Defense and as National Security Advisor. H ...

(2 pages) 53 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Journal Entry #1 For First 3 Chapeters of A Foreign Field by Gillian Chan

usework and watching her brother through the difficult times of war. She has a mischievous brother, Colin who loves to watch the planes go by at the local airfield. He has been told several times not ... a complete stranger, she begins blushing with embarrassment. It turned out that this man had caught Colin wondering through the airfield and came to bring him home. Soon after Ellen and Colin's parent ...

(2 pages) 27 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Leadership Versus Management MGT 330

"Leadership is the art of accomplishing more than the science of management says is possible" (Gen. Colin Powell)In the text book Management: The New Competitive Landscape management is defined in the ... sources were thin. At the same time great military leaders emerged on the public front like General Colin Powell with his brand of no-nonsense people oriented brand of management.As this type of "open ...

(4 pages) 933 1 3.5 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

Opposition to "Taiwan independence" in interests of China, US: President Hu

y in Beijing.Hu made the remarks in a meeting with visiting Secretary of State of the United States Colin Powell, who arrived here Sunday afternoon for a two-day visit to China.Hu said the current sit ...

(1 pages) 33 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Gays In The Military

that he would honor his campaign pledge to lift the ban. The Joint Chiefs of Staff, led by General Colin Powell, publicly opposed the policy, as did Senator Sam Nunn, and many Republicans in Congress ... s on this issue, as well as members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. This included a meeting with Gen. Colin Powell, who told me on July 30, 1992, even before the election of Bill Clinton, that homosexua ...

(7 pages) 74 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Colin Powell: An American Hero

political figures, or sports legends. Our heroes have made an accomplishment that sets them apart. Colin Powell is an American hero, he has seen war, accomplished what had never been done, and servic ... an American hero, he has seen war, accomplished what had never been done, and serviced the country.Colin Luther Powell was born in Harlem on April 5, 1937 to Luther, a shipping clerk, and Maud Ariel ...

(2 pages) 23 1 0.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Colin Powell Race Paper

fill a soldier's grave."(P.40) This is an old poem written by Colonel C.T. Laham, which represents Colin Powell's life as he grew into it. Colin Powell is the embodiment of the American dream. The so ... College Of New York, joined the R.O.T.C., and discovered his passion for military. With this poem, Colin Powell realized how he has to cope with the psychological problems of racism. However, it did ...

(5 pages) 14 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

My American Journey

MY AMERICAN JOURNEY        The novel, My American Journey, is written by Colin Powell along with the help of co-writer Joseph E. Persico. This book is constructed of four p ... r parts, which contain twenty-two chapters, portraying many interesting and valuable information on Colin Powell himself. The autobiography recounts the life of a man from Harlem, New York who become ...

(3 pages) 461 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Compare and contrast the way t

the Gulf War."You can win the battle but lose the war if you don't handle the story right." General Colin Powell in a speech to the National Defence University, 1990. Both the Gulf War and the ...

(12 pages) 40 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Gays In The Military

for now, but something more permanent and more outlined was needed". Military leaders like General Colin Powell admit that sexual orientation is not tied in with their jobs, but it is reported that l ...

(3 pages) 43 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Management and Leadership - Week 5

Leadership is the art of accomplishing more than the science of management says is possible" (Gen. Colin Powell). Strong management skills and strong leadership skills will guide an organization to s ... and influence" (Burrs, pg2). Military leaders emerged on the public front. Leaders such as General Colin Powell, with his brand of no-nonsense, people oriented, brand of management. This type of "ope ...

(4 pages) 178 0 3.5 Apr/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The Myth of American Dream

f on supposed equal opportunity? In addition to Franklin, advocates use the present-day example of Colin Powell, an African-American who can also be considered a "self-made man," since he went from t ... had great support and motivation from his family, "They [Powell's parents] wanted a better life for Colin…education was they key to a better life…The Powells taught their children success comes with ...

(8 pages) 39 1 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Marketing Plan: McBride Financial Services

9,from https://ecampus.phoenix.edu/secure/aapd/cist/vop/Business/McBride/McBrideHome002.htm.Powell, Colin (n.d.). Colin Powell quotes. Thinkexist.com. Retrieved from http://thinkexist.com/quotation/su ...

(4 pages) 60 0 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing