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Rules About Displaying the Texas Flag

The single white star on the Texas flag symbolizes state unity.VisionsofAmerica/Joe Sohm/Photodisc/Getty ImagesThe Texas state flag was adopted in 1839 and served as the independent Republic of Texas flag until Texas became a state in 1845. According the Texas Government Code for the......More...

How to Find My Polling Place in Pennsylvaina

Polling places provide a location for registered voters to cast their ballots. They are typically in locations--schools or government offices, for example--utilized for other purpose. Locating your polling place does not mean you can vote. You should confirm your voter registration status prior to a...More...

Army Flag Raising Rules

The United States flag is the symbol of its country, and accordingly, it is protected as sacred by the military, those who defend the nation and preserve its security. The United States Army has procedures for raising, displaying and lowering the flag, all designed as a means of reverence....More...

What Are Thermal Undergarments Used For?

Some uses of thermal undergarments, such as for military personnel and cold-weather camping, involve convenience, but also have a survival element. Both thermal tops, also called thermal undershirts, and thermal waist-down garments, are available. Not all wearers use both the top and bottom garments...More...

How to Do Satyanarayana Pooja at Home

Shri Satyanarayana is the Narayan manifestation of Lord Vishnu. Hindu followers perform Satyanarayana pooja, which is act of religious observance, in conjunction with major life events such as marriage or purchase of a new home. The pooja is primarily designed as a means of giving thanks and showing...More...

The Effects of Public Policy On Teenage Pregnancy

The heightened prominence of abstinence education during the George W. Bush administration has received scrutiny for its possible connection to the increased teen birth rate. Abstinence education saw its federal funding expand in 1996 with the enactment of Title V, Section 510 of the Personal Respon...More...

Debates on Why Beaches Should Have Rules

The beach is a fun and convenient place to get together with friends and family. But because there are so many people engaging in different activities, sometimes local governments place regulations on conduct at beaches. This can often anger residents and visitors....More...

The Radicalism Of Moderates And Independents

There seems to be an unwritten rule that political independents and moderates are more reasonable than people on the far left or the far right. Is this true or are moderates actually more extreme than either the far left OR the far right? Is it logical or moral to always look for compromise in every...More...

Public Productivity Improvement Strategies

Public productivity improvement is a discipline that combines organization theories with sociology, economics, politics, etc. It focuses on finding ways that the given government of a country can better meet the needs of its people. Words such as efficiency, effectiveness, productivity and performan...More...

GOP 2008 Romney In Retrospect

This article is about the road taken by Governor Mitt Romney in the 2008 Presidential race. It focuses on the challenges he faced, the time line of his run to the white house and just what he needs to focus on for the 2012 presidential season. ...More...

Real World Versus Fantasyland Solutions

As the coordinator for a think tank which happens to operate online, we talk an awful lot about solving the serious challenges which plague mankind's civilizations and societies. Far too often, the political climate is not in the right place to take hold of a legitimate solution, and therefore ...More...

Purpose of Old Fashioned Farm Windmills

Windmills may look like charming decorative pieces on old fashioned farms, but the structures actually have several useful purposes. Centuries ago, windmills were used on farms for everything from pumping water to generating machinery. The windmill was actually an early form of electricity, giving p...More...

Facts About Lire Coin Jewelry

Seen as a way to connect to a culture, or just a great souvenir from a trip, monetary jewelry is popular throughout the world. Coins no longer in currency, such as the Italian lire or American buffalo head nickel, are among the most popular choices....More...

What Are the Duties of the Executive Branch of Government?

The executive branch is responsible for enforcing and implementing the nation's laws.white house image by Ritu Jethani from Fotolia.comThe executive branch of the United States consists of the president, vice-president, the Cabinet, executive branch departments, agencies and the executive......More...

Can John McCain Return to Capitol Hill Unscathed?

Who is the real John McCain?Can McCain recover from a poorly run campaign?Will he have to prove himself to Washington and voters again?Can McCain be trusted to work across the aisle again?Will McCain regain his lost respect and virtues?...More...

WikiLeaks - Exposing Governments May Be A Good Thing After All

I must admit I was of two minds with respect to my stance on the WikiLeaks story. The leaked classified State Department cable that provide supposedly anecdotal comments from Cubans on their healthcare system as well as an outright lie about the reception of Michael Moore's Sicko all but change...More...