The united states continues to lead in crime, having the highest crime rate among comparable countries and one of the highest in the entire world the united states prison system currently faces many challenges. The united states emerged from world war ii as a global superpower, the first country to develop nuclear weapons, the only country to use them in warfare, and a permanent member of the united nations security council.
The states of change: demographics and democracy project is a collaboration supported by the william and flora hewlett foundation that brings together the center for american progress, the american enterprise institute, and demographer william h frey of the brookings institution. The federal law made it illegal to knowingly cast contempt upon any flag of the united states by publicly mutilating, defacing, defiling, burning or trampling upon it the law defined flag in an expansive manner similar to most states.
Public’s views on human evolution according to a new pew research center analysis, six-in-ten americans (60%) say that “humans and other living things have evolved over time,” while a third (33%) reject the idea of evolution, saying that “humans and other living things have existed in their present form since the beginning of time.