Essays Tagged: "The Globe and Mail"

Capitol Punishment

A-CAPITAL PUNISHMENTCapital Punishment deters murder, and is just RetributionCapital punishment, is the execution of criminals by the state, for committingcrimes, regarded so heinous, that this is the ... rded so heinous, that this is the only acceptable punishment. Capitalpunishment does not only lower the murder rate, but it's value as retribution alone isa good reason for handing out death sentences ...

(5 pages) 102 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

The Globe and Mail newspaper: Reasons why people choose this particular newspaper.

morning of an average Chief Executive Officer. It is 6 a.m. He is ready to drive to his office but there is one more thing to do: drink up a cup of coffee while looking through the morning newspaper. ... ing through the morning newspaper. He has just a couple of minutes to catch up breaking news, check the market statistic and find something neutral such as arts or sport events to talk about with asso ...

(6 pages) 101 0 3.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Library & Information Science

Family Life is Good for You.

Marriage and the family continue to weaken in a number of countries. In Canada, close to 1.2 million couples were ... a, close to 1.2 million couples were living in a common-law relationship in 2001, up 20% from 1995, the Globe and Mail newspaper reported July 11, 2002. By contrast, the number of married couples incr ... By contrast, the number of married couples increased just 3%, to 6.4 million from 6.2 million, over the same period.The figures come from Statistics: Canada's General Social Survey, which collected in ...

(4 pages) 62 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Not a bit surprised - an essay re: neglect of canadian aboriginals by the canadian government.

NOT A BIT SURPRISEDnote - this essay was written in response to an article in the "globe and mail" entitled "Harper sails into storm with natives". (feb 27, 2004)As far back into ... , 2004)As far back into the history that I have known, Aboriginal issues seem to be consistently on the back burner. What is it about these issues that seem to be too far-gone or taboo to address? As ... ese issues that seem to be too far-gone or taboo to address? As a descendant of aboriginal lineage, the issues facing first nations communities across the country are all too familiar to my family and ...

(2 pages) 45 0 2.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Case in-class presentation about 1 criminal case and 1 political case in the toronto star.

about an article " Jury accepts Thatcher's bid for chance toseek early parole" and was accessed on the 9th of October and writtenon the same date. The Author is Canadian Press and thepublisher "Globe ... same date. The Author is Canadian Press and thepublisher "Globe and Mail". This article belongs to the Criminalcategory which deals with paroles and the Sentence of Lifeimprisonment.Mr. Thatcher was ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Fame and Addiction: Celebrity Narcissism, Culture, and Worship. *Two page essay for Grade 11 English Media Class*

Media plays a big role in our everyday lives. There are televisions [as well as magazines, movies, ads, billboards, newspapers. etc.] everywhere a ... agazines, movies, ads, billboards, newspapers. etc.] everywhere and media regulates every action of the public through the use of these. The idea at play is that media enters our everyday lives of to ... e degrees of defying who we are, what we do, how we do it, who are heroes and role models are, etc. The focus of media shapes our routines and it regulates individuals' thoughts and opinions.Celebrity ...

(3 pages) 79 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Capital Punishment: Pro

Capital Punishment deters murder, and is just Retribution Capital punishment, isthe execution of criminals by the state, for committing crimes, regarded soheinous, that this is the ... arded soheinous, that this is the only acceptable punishment. Capital punishment doesnot only lower the murder rate, but it's value as retribution alone is a goodreason for handing out death sentences ... retribution alone is a goodreason for handing out death sentences. Support for the death penalty in the U.S.has risen to an average of 80% according to an article written by RichardWorsnop, entitled " ...

(5 pages) 105 0 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Quiet Revolution

Yes or No, What Will it Be?Coined by an anonymous writer in the Globe and Mail, the "Quiet Revolution" was a period spanning throughout 1960 into 1966 in which ... 's outlook plummeted from one of a religious viewpoint right into one of a secular perspective. All the traditionalism of before was replaced by an increasingly liberal attitude towards authority and ... ent separate of Quebec as well, it just goes to show what can become of a country if something like the Quiet Revolution could happen to such an established province and produce such dramatic changes ...

(4 pages) 45 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Middle East and Canada

In December 1985, the Canadian press reported the death by suicide of hundreds of field mice in the Middle East. In an ... eld mice in the Middle East. In an apparently instinctive reaction to a problem of over-population, the mice willfully plunged to their doom off the cliffs of the Golan Heights. This bizarre story was ... iffs of the Golan Heights. This bizarre story was the subject not only of straight news coverage in the Canadian press, but also of an editorial in the Globe and Mail on December 20. On November 1, 19 ...

(19 pages) 43 1 3.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Differences Between Mainstream Media and Aborginal Media

The Voice of the "Other": Paralleling Mainstream Media and Speaking for ThemselvesThe media is invol ... tream Media and Speaking for ThemselvesThe media is involved in the construction of reality through the processes of socialization, legitimization, and agenda-setting which can be accomplished through ... , or established priorities. Mainstream media is just that. It is media that is produced by and for the mainstream culture and segmented even more into producing for target markets within that mainstr ...

(4 pages) 27 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Doublespeak

Editorial Office The Globe and MailToronto, Ontario Dear Mr. ......., I have read your "Brave New World is getting be ... rticle. I am writing to inform you that your opinion is well respected, but it is not shared by me. There should be a line drawn to our fine right of free speech. This right should not be used to infl ... ld not be used to inflect harm on other individuals or groups that have not done harm to society or their fellow citizens.Free speech to criticize others is welcomed if there was an apposite reason. H ...

(1 pages) 397 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Rob Ford

Comparative EssayBeing mayor of the fourth largest city isn't easy; the mayor of Toronto Rob Ford has experienced this the hard way. ... or of Toronto Rob Ford has experienced this the hard way. There is a lot of controversy surrounding the mayor of Toronto and whether or not he should remain the mayor. This essay will revolve around t ... e should remain the mayor. This essay will revolve around two pieces of writing involving Rob Ford. The first piece of writing is a speech by Rob Ford that was given on June 30, 2014 at City Hall, Tor ...

(4 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues