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Expert Author: Journey Mile
Applying for an immigration status is not that simple like what some people thinks of. Visa application is very arduous, and choosing the right application is critical. Since there are one hundred fifty subclasses of visas in over eighty classes, to know and select which is the best needs an expert knowledge. Read on to know more...
Expert Author: Catherine Williams
Police officers are persons of high authority and respect. Their duty is to protect every citizen of the country from any harm. They also maintain the safety of the people and secure them from all the hazards which may arise. Police officers also provide quick response during emergency situation. With these people in uniform around, we can always have a sense of safety.
Expert Author: Alan Hawkins
The most probable reason poverty exists, is insufficient work opportunities in combination with a lack of basic education and skills training, or is it? In Africa, drought is tabled as the most common cause of poverty, assisted often by a war here and there, a touch of genocide or the self enrichment of a political dictator and his merry men. Poverty is the scourge of Africa, it knows no boundaries and to quote Mr Jacob Zuma, it knows no colour.
Expert Author: Cory Davis
When we think of Cuba we imagine great cigars and men wearing Guyaberas. We also think of embargos. But what does Cuba and America have in common? For historical sake, Cuba was important to the history of Florida and the Keys due to Florida being a Spanish possession until 1762 when Florida was traded to Britain. Even then, Spain insisted that the Keys were not a part of Florida.
Expert Author: Daryl Green
As millions of international spectators watch the 2008 Summer Olympics, there are millions of people who are depressed around the globe. Currently, there are more than 27 million slaves in the world, more than the number of people extracted from Africa throughout the 400 years of the slave trade. Modern human slavery includes trafficking which generates profits in excess of 12 billion dollars a year. As a matter of fact, individuals are rewarded in the black market for selling others into slavery and sexual bondage.
Expert Author: Anne Harvester
New York City changed hands at least two more times over the subsequent 180 years, and NYC society changed as well. Many people forget that New York City was briefly the capitol of the U.S. and might have remained so; how different would NYC society be today were this still the case?
Expert Author: Jennie Gandhi
Child Labor is a commonly heard term these days. Varying definitions of the term are made by international organizations, non-governmental organizations and trade unions. According to the international conventions anyone who is below the age of 18 is considered a child but the figure may vary from one country to another depending on government policies.
Expert Author: Journey Mile
Immigration to Australia has been going up since the last decade and a large portion of this is the skilled migration. Even though population is getting bigger, more and more people still migrate due to the employment opportunities. Read on to know more...
Expert Author: Keira Carter
The development of modern transportation and telecommunications has led to a steady growth of people motivated to move - and with the ability to do so. Not surprisingly, this growing surge of people across national boundaries has often raised fears and controversy in both sending and receiving countries.
Expert Author: Sean M. Clarke
Forces of good and evil have existed since the beginning of the Universe. These forces exist mainly in the subtle regions of the Universe and influence the positive and negative forces on Earth almost completely. From time to time the subtle forces of evil gain enough spiritual energy to attempt to establish a demonic rule in the Universe.