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  Chapter 6 -- State Sponsors of Terror Overview
State sponsors of terrorism and nations that fail to live up to their international obligations deserve special attention as potential facilitators of WMD terrorism.
Despite its increasing level of cooperation, Libya remained on the state sponsors of terrorism list and was subject to corresponding sanctions.
The United States continued to evaluate Libya's assurances to halt the use of violence for political purposes in light of allegations that Libyan officials attempted to facilitate the assassination of then-Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah in 2003.
www.state.gov /s/ct/rls/crt/2005/64337.htm   (2781 words)

 United Nations
The United States also contributed $1.1 billion in assessments to the peacekeeping budget in calendar year 2004; $72 million for the support of the international war crimes tribunals for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia; and, nearly $5 million for preparatory work relating to the UN Capital Master Plan.
Established in 1946, its main functions are to decide cases submitted to it by states and to give advisory opinions on legal questions submitted to it by the General Assembly or Security Council, or by such specialized agencies authorized to do so by the General Assembly in accordance with the UN Charter.
State parties to the Court’s statute may declare their recognition of the compulsory jurisdiction of the Court for a wide range of international disputes.
www.state.gov /p/io/fs/51371.htm   (3942 words)

 Texas Department of State Health Services, Public Health Preparedness, History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
However, in the 17 th century, the existing lack of knowledge about how disease was transmitted, coupled with the lack of knowledge about how to direct a disease so that it only affected the enemy, made the use of disease as a weapon seem improbable.
In 1925, the United States was one of the nations that signed the Geneva Protocol, prohibiting the use of chemical or biological agents.
As the leaders of Unit 731 saw Japan heading for defeat, they burned their records, destroyed their facilities, and fled to Tokyo.
www.dshs.state.tx.us /preparedness/bioterrorism/public/history   (5650 words)

A book for every leader, because it exposes critical issues not yet resolved in the US regarding how to produce a military that will continuously be on guard and ready to protect a public that wants only to live in and dream of a peaceful world.
As the United States expanded and became an industrial world power its goals in war likewise expanded, seeking for example to overthrow the enemy in the Indian campaigns and the Civil War by destroying their military power.
Its rival, Sparta, is a culturally negligible state based solely on the military power necessary to keep its neighbors (and majority slave population) in a constant state of fear.
fp.arizona.edu /armyrotc/rotc/readinglist.htm   (8952 words)

 Alabama Governor James Folsom, sr.
Folsom's first term in office was also marred by a paternity case and accusations "of scandal, misconduct, and corruption in various state agencies under Folsom's control or the guidance of his associates." He achieved some of his goals: increased funding to aid education and the elderly as well as road improvements.
Folsom failed to engineer the changes in state government that would extend voting rights and other components of a democratic society to fls, poor whites and women.
During the first year of Folsom's second administration, most of his programs to expand state services were enacted and he almost succeeded in partly achieving his long-term goal of reapportionment in the legislature.
www.archives.state.al.us /govs_list/g_folsom.html   (844 words)

 Grandfather State and Local Government Report by MWHodges
Much of this spending is covered by a combination of state income taxes, sales taxes, excise taxes, property taxes (tenants also pay for property taxes as a portion of their rents), and many, many taxes hidden in the cost of goods and services families purchase - - and some federal transfers.
Another thing we know is that this rapid expansion of state and local government has partly 'justified' itself by loading more regulations on the backs of citizens, reducing their freedoms.
If state and local taxes had not increased faster than the size of the economy in the past 50 years then the right bar on this chart would be the same height as the left bar.
home.att.net /~mwhodges/state_local.htm   (4384 words)

 Arkansas Forestry Commission - Manage Your Forest
It is interesting for us to compare Arkansas to the other southeastern states but this report is also used by many of our political leaders in Washington to help determine the direction and amount of funding which forestry will receive for each state.
A comprehensive list of companies and individuals providing services to landowners such as tree planting, seeding, herbicide application, chain saw work, boundry line painting, beaver control and more.
It is an important component of the State’s economy and a major influence on both the management of Arkansas; forest resource and the maintenance of environmental quality.
www.forestry.state.ar.us /manage/manage.html   (948 words)

1950 Jan 21, Former State Department official Alger Hiss, accused of being part of a Communist spy ring, was found guilty in New York of lying to a grand jury.
1950 J. Parnell Thomas, R-N.J. and chairman of the 1947 HUAC committee, was charged with padding his congressional payroll and sentenced to jail.
1950 Milton S. Merlin (1905-1996), producer and writer, was fllisted when he refused to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee.
www.shelbyjackman.com /school/timeline/1950.HTML   (9288 words)

 American Legion Boys State
Boys State was founded, and its courses of instruction designed, to supplement the information taught in high school civics classes.
For many of the young men who participate, Boys State offers a preview of what college life will be like and also puts them in a real-life situation of decision making and the resulting accountability for their actions.
The selection process varies in the state level Departments of the American Legion, but it is generally conducted with the school recommending several more boys than a sponsor has quotas for and the sponsor (either a Legion Post or other organization) then selects representatives from this list.
home.gci.net /~amerlegdptak/americanlegionboysstate.htm   (1796 words)

 Turn Left: Accomplishments of Liberalism
This list is nowhere near complete, but it touches on the highlights of liberalism's proudest accomplishments.
An entire generation of leaders, scientists, and business people owe their education to the GI Bill.
An end to child labor, 40 hour work weeks, the right of employees to collectively bargain, overtime pay, workplace safety, all of the things we take for granted today are thanks to liberal laws passed in the first half of this century.
www.cjnetworks.com /~cubsfan/libgood.html   (1508 words)

 Chinese Military Aid to Vietnam, 1950-1954
Perhaps if we can figure out to what extent by 1950 the Vietnamese (or Vietnamese elites) had discarded their traditional outlook towards the North in favor of the position they hold today, this could help us understand what was going on.
In a tributary state of mind, ethnic minorities themselves would be in tributary relation to VN; in a nation, they would be citizens.
For the earlier 19th century we have evidence of the Nguyen explicitly banning the erection of altars to the Tay Son brothers, suggesting at least that such activity was taking place (sorry I cannot find a date on those proscriptions at the moment).
www.lib.washington.edu /southeastasia/vsg/elist_2000/milaid_2.htm   (4945 words)

 Qwika - similar:1950
See also: 1949 in television, other events of 1950, 1951 in television and the list of 'years in television'.
The year 1950 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here.
1949, 1950, 1951 Years in rail transport1949 in rail transport1950 in rail transport1951 in rail transport This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1950.
www.qwika.com /rels/1950   (1188 words)

 History & Genealogy - Bibliographies - Core List of TN Books
A brief, illustrated history of the state from earliest times to the era of civil rights.
A tour guide to the state, also featuring Tennessee's contributions to the arts and a narrative history of the state.
A discussion of slavery in TN from the last quarter of the l7th century to the granting of full citizenship and suffrage to all fls with the adoption of a new state constitution in 1870.
www.state.tn.us /tsla/history/bibliographies/corelist.htm   (3046 words)

 U.S. Department of State Careers: Foreign Service Specialist: Information Resource Officer
The Department of State is developing a rank-order List of Eligible Hires to fill a limited number of Foreign Service Information Resources Officer vacancies.
The remainder of their time will be spent at the Department of State in Washington, D.C. The Department of State's Office of International Information Programs (IIP) is the principal international strategic communications service for the foreign affairs community.
The Department of State is committed to equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment for all without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, disabling condition, political affiliation, marital status, or prior statutory, constitutionally protected activity.
www.careers.state.gov /specialist/opportunities/inforesource.html   (1681 words)

 Current Women Leaders
She is head if state in 15 countries apart from Great Britain and as Head of the Commonwealth she is the front person of the organization of many other former British colonies and territories.
She succeeded upon the abdication of her mother, Queen Juliana, and she closely follows affairs of government and maintains regular contact with ministers, state secretaries, the vice-President of the Council of State, the Queen's Commissioners in the provinces, burgomasters, and Dutch ambassadors etc. She meets the Prime Minister every Monday.
Vice-President and afterwards Leader of l’Avenir ensemble and from 2003 member of the Provincial Council of the Province Sud.
www.guide2womenleaders.com /Current-Women-Leaders.htm   (1640 words)

 Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Higher Education Desegregation
The Act required states with racially segregated public higher education systems to provide a land-grant institution for fl students whenever a land-grant institution was established and restricted for white students.
Nineteen states were operating racially segregated higher education systems at the time Title VI was enacted.
In 1969-70, after intensive investigative work, OCR notified a number of the states that they were in violation of Title VI for having failed to dismantle their previously operated racial systems of higher education.
www.ed.gov /about/offices/list/ocr/docs/hq9511.html   (2379 words)

 Revolutionary Soldiers in Alabama
The census of 1840, of Clarke County, Ala., lists as in the household of Richard Rivers (b.
He stated that he enlisted late in 1776; served at various times under Capt. Hally Risbean, Col. Thomas Sumter, General Moultrie, South Carolina Troops, as a private, amounting in 211 to one year and ten months.
Military service was a private in the States of South Carolina and Georgia near Charleston, Parysburg and along the Savannah River, under various officers including Captains Cunningham, William Lytle, David Cowan, Major Armstrong, and Colonels Mathew Locke, Archibald Lytle and Colonel Harris.
www.archives.state.al.us /al_sldrs/r_list.html   (4215 words)

 The History Guy: The War List
If a conflict can be broken up into one or more component parts, the secondary wars are listed below the primary war and are indented to show they "belong" to it.
Other native leaders and tribes continued resistance to the French invasion.
Early in the conflict, Zaire sent troops to aid UNITA, while the United States (mostly through the Central Intelligence Agency) sent weapons and mercenaries.
www.historyguy.com /War_list.html   (4997 words)

 Bald eagle history: Minnesota DNR
On June 20, 1782, the founding fathers of the United States of America selected the bald eagle as the national bird.
As our state was settled by pioneers, birds of prey were generally considered "varmints" because they competed with people for use of fish and game species.
The bald eagle is listed as a threatened species in Minnesota, but its dramatic increase during the past few years makes biologists look forward to the time these birds will be so common that they will be taken off the threatened species list.
www.dnr.state.mn.us /birds/eagles/history.html   (1128 words)

 History & Genealogy - Military - TN Civil War Research Sources
List of soldiers whose descendants have joined the United Daughters of the Confederacy in Tennessee, giving some genealogical information about each soldier.
List of Union veterans living in Tenn. in 1890 with age, service history, and place of residence.
Very few individual names are listed in the register, but useful for locating material on a specific unit.
www.tennessee.gov /tsla/history/military/civilwar.htm   (1174 words)

 Religion in America in the 1950
One of the sections of Finding A Common Ground relates well to the issues of Separation of Church and State and toleration, and I will definitely be able to use it as a takeoff point for my sub unit.
What, however, can be discussed in my United States History classes is related directly to the revolutionary changes of the 1960's.
All other religious opinions were outside the state's purview and were to be held freely by the citizens.
www.chatham.edu /PTI/ReligioninAmericanSociety/1950s_curriculum.htm   (5244 words)

 Emmaus | Online Community
This e-mail list is a forum dedicated to the discussion of The Walk to Emmaus, a spiritual renewal program intended to strengthen the local church through the development of Christian disciples and leaders.
This is a discussion list, meaning that you may post messages to the list and you will receive the postings of everyone else on the list.
Each person who is subscribed to this list will automatically receive a copy of each prayer request or prayer update which is posted to the list.
www.upperroom.org /emmaus/online/lists.asp   (257 words)

 U.S. steps up threats against North Korea
The aim was to maximize U.S. political and military leverage in East Asia, one of the most important regions in the world economically.
It’s in this context that North Korean leader Kim Jong-il, a Stalinist dictator, unveiled a nuclear weapons program--in the hopes of guaranteeing survival of his regime.
The Bush-initiated U.S. confrontation with North Korea is only the latest example of more than a half-century of military pressure from the U.S. and its client state, South Korea, beginning with a war between the Koreas from 1950 to 1953.
socialistworker.org /2006-2/605/605_01_NorthKorea.shtml   (768 words)

 Libraries - Missouri State University
When available, the collection title links to a complete finding aid. In addition, there is an alphabetical listing of department’s holdings, which gives a brief description of each collection.
Use policies are outlined under General Information, but it should be noted that access to the unprocessed collections is at the discretion of the archives personnel.
Established in 1979 by Missouri State University, the Center for Ozarks Studies was created to research and study the Ozarks region.
library.missouristate.edu /archives/collectionssubject.htm   (2108 words)

 Special Summer Camp List
The information is believed to be correct, but is subject to change.
Marie, Tahquahmenon Falls State Park, Greenfield Village, Cedar Point.
Volunteers are paired with each camper, however, are not qualified to transfer campers.
www.indstate.edu /soe/iseas/html/camplist.html   (1435 words)

 Post-hurricane gleams of light?
The State of the States 2007, Stateline.org’s annual report, is now available.
Stateline.org has compiled an extensive list of state issue and state political blogs to make it convenient for you to follow different aspects of state government.
If a blog you find interesting and informative is not on our list, tell us about it by sending an email to editor@stateline.org.
www.stateline.org /live/details/story?contentId=56364   (970 words)

 State leaders by year - Gurupedia
This is a list of heads of state,
government leaders, and other rulers in any given year.
1950s: 1950 - 1951 - 1952 - 1953 - 1954 - 1955 - 1956 - 1957 - 1958 - 1959
www.gurupedia.com /h/he/heads_of_state_timeline.htm   (676 words)

 Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site: Masterlist   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
The main sources consulted for the information in this list are the Olmsted Archives at the Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Brookline, Massachusetts and the Frederick Law Olmsted Papers and the Olmsted Associates Records in the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
For ease of use on the Internet, the Master List is presented here with five fields of data relating to each listed project.
NAOP was founded in 1980 by a nationwide group of Olmsted scholars, civic leaders and community activists, park administrators, landscape architects and planners to encourage sound preservation and management of Olmsted-designed landscapes.
www.nps.gov /frla/joblist.htm   (365 words)

 1950   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
January 23 - The Knesset passes a resolution that states Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.
February 9 - Red scare : In his speech to the Republican Club at the McClure Hotel in Wheeling West Virginia Senator Joseph McCarthy accuses the United States Department of State of being filled with 205 Communists.
March 3 - Poland states that it intends to exile Germans.
www.freeglossary.com /1950   (1989 words)

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