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     Despite the differences that people share between various cultures and societies across the globe, there are still certain values that remain universal that allow us to connect with those that we do not think we have anything in common with. One such value, as cliché as it might seem, is love. This idea of love as a uniting force between cultures was apparent in the film, Welcome (Loiret and Rossignon, 2009). Despite social and cultural differences, a middle class French man was able to help an illegal Iraqi-immigrant try to reunite with his lover in England.

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In the article found on BBC News, entitled ''Reforming China's gulags'' written by Damian Grammaticas, we learn about the China's re-education camps, which were initially put in place in 1950. These camps are like prison, but to go through your ‘’sentence’’ you must do labor. There are many guards that are constantly watching over you, and walls and watchtowers are surrounding the place.

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Possible reasons why date rape occurs, what date rape is, and the debate over who is to blame for what happened. Can the way a girl dresses or acts cause her to assume some of the blame?

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      The article “Pakistan polio outbreak puts eradication at risk” on behalf of CBC news highlights the present situation concerning polio and the Taliban. The purpose of the article is to inform the general public that the Taliban ban on the vaccination for polio is generating a severe polio eruption and furthermore notifies its readers of the effects it brings presently, and the effects it may have in the future.  

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This article is about the different styles of parenting and how their children are affected. How a parent treats their child from the time of birth results in how the child will act and behave through out the rest of their adolescent lifetime. The two parenting types that are focused on in this article are authoritative parenting and permissive parenting. Authoritative parenting involves an aggressive parenting style. The parents are usually controlling and overbearing. They use high control tactics with low levels of love and affections.

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This article looks at the many issues that teens experience while making their transition into the complex world of adulthood. It looks at their moods and reactions to things that accrue in their everyday lives such as loss of friendships depression or unbalanced anger. Parents are having trouble distinguishing when these outbursts really begin to take a tool on the Childs life, and when it is necessary to seek sources other than themselves for help.

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Organ Donation is a way to help people in need, and can be life changing. Although it comes with many benefits there are also areas that still have controversies.

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Should physician assisted suicide be legal anywhere in the world? Even if a person is terminally ill is it morally right to end one’s own life? Why is it legal in other countries for a doctor to participate in assisted suicide? A doctor’s job is to save lives not take them away.

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