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In the movie Somewhere Between (Linda Goldstein Knowlton, 2011) Linda Goldstein Knowlton portrays the life of adoption through the eyes of four teenage girls struggling to know their past. As Haley searches for her parents Linda follows her experience to understand each and every struggle she faces and how she will overcome them, in order to  provide answers for her daughter Ruby who will eventually face the same struggles.

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  It is known that China has been very strict concerning the amount of children that a Chinese woman can produce. This law is also known as the “One-Child Policy” and recently, it has been “loosened”. In fact, it has been stated in the BBC article named “China reforms: One-child policy to be relaxed “  that in  the future , couples wanting to have more than one child would be able to if one of them was an only child.

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College drinking is a serious problem and is caused by many problems, it leads to excessive drinking and kills many students around the nation every year because of alcohol poisoning.

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            Parenting is usually based on the environmental and genetic factors that distinguish individual families. Also, many stressors within families such as maltreatment, partner violence, alcohol/drug abuse, and mental health problems can extremely affect families in a negative way. Children growing up in these types of families risk developing these types of problems. Parenting is also much more difficult when parents have problems such as these. There is a significant problem in the United States as so many children deal with problems in their families.

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College is not only a place for academics and student body activities, but drinking. It is starting to become a problem on college campuses.

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Is Homelessness a Serious Issue or Not in Alberta?  

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The purpose of the article is to capture the attention of people about the possible poaching of elephant tusk some countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. This article is specific to Uganda, but it is something that is common to countries around Uganda as well. The main point of this article is makes the readers aware that “in recent years poaching has increased across sub-Saharan Africa” (BBC, 2013).

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In an article from the New York Times published on the 24th of september, Jeffrey D. Sachs is discusing a social issue in Africa.

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Actually in Greece, it is said that seven young people entering on the job market out of ten will be unemployed. At the moment, it represents the highest unemployment level in Europe with a percentage of 62.4% of young adults between the age of 16 and 25. This period of unemployment is caused by the financial crisis that, as we know, affected Greece gravely since around 2010. As the author said, it is now doubly stressful to finish school by seeing what awaits them on the job market when they need to work and study hard for their final exams.

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Disney's new Princess Sofia was supposed to be the first princess to represent Hispanic women. However Disney recently posted that Princess Sofia is to represent "multi-cultural" ethnicity's, presenting controversies with Hispanic and other cultural fans who wish to identify with a Disney Princess.

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Throughout the article, Health Care for Homeless and Unstably Housed: Overcoming Barriers, Mark Rabiner discusses the issues that homeless people around the United States face.  Homeless people are most likely to deal with health issues. Rabiner states in this article that, “Approximately 1% of the US population experiences homelessness in any given year.” There are many health statistics that have to do with homelessness. The main cause of homelessness seems to be the lack of affordable homes. The states with the most expensive housing are Florida, California, and New York.

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