Essays Tagged: "Democratic Party"

Brief description of the Democratic Political party, and why one should vote for the democrats

gn the party must appeal to certain groups, as well as present their ideas in a convincing way. The Democratic Party has remained strong by appealing to many people.Democrats work for the "little guy. ...

(2 pages) 221 4 3.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The US Election of 1948

To examine the election of 1948, I believe one must start briefly with the democratic convention of the previous election. President Franklin D. Roosevelt was running for his ... was running for his fourth consecutive term, but there was some changing done to the ticket by the Democratic Party. Then Vice President Henry Wallace was passed over for the nomination, and the posi ... ho were concerned that Truman did not have what it took to get re-elected, formed the Americans for Democratic Action (ADA). This groups main purpose was to find someone to take the place of Truman on ...

(7 pages) 86 1 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Judicial Choices

l Choices, Mark Silversteinexplains the changes in the conformations by examining the changes in theDemocratic party, Republican party, Senate, and the power of the judiciary.Conformations affected po ... s a great deal because theycreated new constituency and showed a dominance of power. The lose of theDemocratic party's hegemony caused it to find new methods of furthering itsagenda. Prior to the 1960 ...

(3 pages) 102 0 4.7 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

"Afghanistan" This essay is about the history of events that has happened in Afghanistan, and about the past to present leaders.

of Mir Akbar Khyber, April 17, a Marxist ideologue a member of the Parcham faction of the People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan. (PDPA) was a Marxist-oriented party. On April 19 the party organize ... hose Marxist views had a deep influence on him. (Nyrop Pg. 221, 22)The PDPA leaders established the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan, with Nur Muhammad Taraki as president of the Revolutionary Counc ...

(5 pages) 118 2 3.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Brief american history

ey enjoyed, was to be spread out to as much territories as it was possible. Americans saw how their democratic institutions really worked. Therefore, they were determined to take possession of neighbo ... However, besides the political ideals, there was also a greed for land. Most of the members of the Democratic Party were destined to expend the territories of the Untied States. That emotional upsurg ...

(2 pages) 94 2 3.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Civil War reconstruction.

hout the South. From there it spread to magazines and journals until the concept was adopted by the Democratic Party and shifted to the Reconciliationist movement. The reason for the spread of this mo ...

(6 pages) 147 0 4.8 Apr/2003

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

The Kansas-Nebraska Act .

posed a bill to organize the vast Nebraska territory west of Iowa and Missouri. Hoping to rally the Democratic party and unite the nation by reviving the idea of Manifest Destiny, Douglas proposed wha ... e Pacific and the organization of the Nebraska territory as ways to unite the rival factions of the Democratic party behind the doctrine of Manifest Destiny. He wished to heal the wounds of sectionali ...

(3 pages) 92 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Difficulties of African American's lives in this countries.

of the 20th century caused many to become Democrats. Today, many blacks are very supportive of the Democratic Party. There are a number of reasons that prove African Americans have a difficult life; ...

(5 pages) 184 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

History of Tammany Hall, Jewish Organized Crime and Various Mobsters.

atriotic society and eventually became a political organization in N.Y , which is also known as the Democratic Party of N.Y. In 1800, Tammany Hall leader, Aaron Burr became vice president and in 1836 ...

(4 pages) 66 0 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Why Russia's provisional government failed when so many wanted a democracy.

ernment, acting as a democracy took over and tried to create a western style society. However, this democratic provisional government, led by Alexander Kerensky lasted for only seven months, at the en ... end Lenin and the Bolshevik communists prevailed.Alexander Kerensky was the leader of the Socialist Democratic Party, and an intellectual westernizer, not a man prepared to lead a country. In addition ...

(6 pages) 73 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Essay on The Great Depression in America during the 1930's and what people thought of President Herbert HOover.

When Hoover was running in the election, Franklin D. Roosevelt said himself, " I wish that we (the democratic party, after Woodrow Wilson's term ended) could make him President. There couldn't be a b ...

(2 pages) 83 1 4.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > The Great Depression

The Definition and History of McCarthyism: Analysis of Joseph McCarthy's Political Ethics.

cCarthy, the man responsible for the term, lived a life of politics. Originally, he was part of the Democratic Party, but he later switched and turned to the Republican Party so he could be a candidat ...

(2 pages) 92 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

This essay includes a summary, quotes, the biggest issues, the arguements for the prosecutor and defendent,key dates, the people involved, and what happened as a result of Nixon v. US.

Watergate, as the scandal was dubbed, began with the burglary of the Democratic Party's campaign headquarters at the Watergate apartment and office complex. The burglary ...

(7 pages) 78 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Separation of Church and State

the death penalty, against gay marriages, and against abortion, to list a few examples), while the Democratic party is against most religious principles (liberal, against the death penalty, for gay m ... ight now, America is losing hold of its once attractive Christian power. Total fusion would disrupt democratic principles, making American government closer to fundamentalism. However, total separatio ...

(1 pages) 83 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Civil Rights

n 1913, 1945, and 1961 showed different views on civil rights issues.In 1913, Woodrow Wilson of the Democratic Party became president. He said he would deal fairly with the "colored people in every ma ... ess society, his support did not extend to blacks and other minorities.In 1945, Harry Truman of the Democratic Party became president. Truman's views on race were like those of most other white Americ ...

(3 pages) 101 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Joseph McCarthy Trials

two counties' alliance in the war. McCarthy and many other republican politicians believed that the democratic party, along with President Harry S. Truman, were not harsh enough on the communist party ...

(3 pages) 47 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > The Cold War

All the President's Men (MOVIE)

shington Post newspaper writers, who uncovered the cover-up of the White House's involvement in the Democratic Party National headquarters, Watergate, break-in. At first, Bob Woodward discovers what s ...

(3 pages) 83 1 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Has our Political System Succeeded? Essay for American Govt.teacher. Made an A on this paper

different branches of government do.Our nation's two main parties are Republican and Democrat. The Democratic Party was founded in 1828, and our Republican party was founded in 1854. Since 1856, thes ...

(2 pages) 45 1 3.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Impeachment Of Andrew Jackson Site:

spirit of the Jacksonian democracy inspired Andrew Johnson. From this influence he helped found the Democratic Party in his region and became elected to the town council in 1829. After serving in his ... . Eventually the party split into regional factions. Johnson made the decision to back the Southern Democratic nominee, John Breckinridge. By this time the rupture between Johnson and most Southern De ...

(7 pages) 80 0 2.3 Oct/2004

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

Immigration as a social problem

vocate treating people who cross the borders elsewhere as what they are: invaders" ( PARTY POSITION: Wesley Clark on Immigration stated that I am very pro-immigration (Jun 27 ...

(1 pages) 72 5 2.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government